which is better 2 x Xeon or 1 x dual core ? Tags: CPUs Dell Dual Core Last response: April 27, 2006 3:05 AM in CPUs Share mysunshines April 27, 2006 2:32:22 AM I have been offered the pick of either of two systems at work first is a DELL Precision 530 with dual P4 1.7 Ghz Xeons second is a DELL SC 430 with one dual core 3.2 Ghz CPU both have the same size memory , both have the same hard drives in RAID 0 i do autocad from home office and moonlight with commodities / stock market trading applications which is the better pick ? , i cant test them out until i sign for one of them. More about : xeon dual core MU_Engineer a c 96 à CPUs April 27, 2006 3:05:37 AM The dual-core 3.2 will stomp all over the dual 1.7 Xeons. No comparison. You'll have 2 CPU cores with the 3.2 dual-core or the dual 1.7s, and the 3.2s are much faster. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumI7 3970 x vs dual -3770k vs dual-Xeon ForumI7-930 vs 2x Quadcore xeon dual lga 1366 system ForumDual Xeon X 5's or Core i7 3960 X ForumI7 vs 2x quad core Xeon ForumDual Xeon X 5650 vs. Latest i7 CPUs ForumDual Xeon E5520 2 .26 Vs Core i7 ForumDual Operton X2 vs. Dual Xeon X2 ForumIntel Pentium 4 (P4) HT vs Dual Intel 64-bit Dual Core Xeon 5130 Forum2x 3-4GB or 1x 6-4GB memory which is better ? ForumHow does 2x Xeon E5504 system compare with a 1x Xeon E5520 system? ForumDual Xeon 5650 or i7 980 x ?? Forumdual proc dual-core xeon2 .8 or dual proc xeon 3.8? faster? ForumXeon x 5650 vs e dual 5520 Forum2x 2 ghz xeon processor cooling reccomendations Forum4. 1 - 3. 2 xeon dual core vs 5 1 Xeon dual core ForumPC spec to rival Mac Pro 2x 6- Core Intel Xeon 2 .66 ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumHELP~HELP~Which one is better? ForumIs this a good price? intel vs amd vs dual core? ForumEIGHT CORE SERVERS: OPTERON 880 vs. XEON MP 3.0 GHZ More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !