Which one?!? Tags: CPUs Core Processors Last response: September 25, 2007 5:45 PM in CPUs Share mf2385 September 25, 2007 4:27:31 PM Intel Core(tm) 2 Quad Q6600 (2.4GHz) or Intel® Core(tm) 2 Duo Processor E6850 (3.0GHZ) they are both real fast and I saw some tests online that the E6850 actually outperformed this quad-core in multiple instances. I really don't OC processors anyway. So what do you guys think? More about : question TechnologyCoordinator September 25, 2007 4:30:47 PM Depends on the software you use. If your software can run on multiple cores, go with the quad. If you want it for today's games, go with the fast dual. mf2385 September 25, 2007 4:45:53 PM basically for some research and and mostly games. Related resources Which is faster? Help me choose one of the gpus! - Forum Which one of these 3 cards are the best? - Forum nvidia gtx 650 or radeon 7770 which one to buy. - Forum PSU Choice , which one ? - Forum Which one of these videos will objectively look better? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer TechnologyCoordinator September 25, 2007 5:02:59 PM For today's game you'll want the fast dual core. However, I am hoping that the coming generation of games will be multi-core. Supposedly the next Half Life episode will be. yomamafor1 September 25, 2007 5:45:01 PM mf2385 said:So what do you guys think? I think you should take a look around the forum, and search for similar topics. This topic has been posted 5 million times before. But for your question, Q6600. It will be much more future proof for gaming. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhich one hard drive is best Forum SolvedPSU which one would you pick need an opinion Forum Solvedi5 4590s vs i5 4590 which one ? Forum SolvedWhich one to get? Forum SolvedAhhhh So many Razer keyboards!!! Which one to pick? Forum SolvedWhich one of those PSUs would be best??? (1000w, modular) Forum SolvedWhich one is better Forum SolvedWhich one HDD is better for me Wd blue green or seagate Forum SolvedWhich one to buy?? Forum SolvedWhich one is better? ATI Radeon 4200 HD or Nvidia GT 610? How much stronger? Forum SolvedUnreal Development Kit or CryDev? which one should I download Forum SolvedWant to get a new graphics card, not sure which one to get Forum Solvedwhich one of these 3 pc specs is better? Forum Solvedwhich one to prefer>> asus z87-a or pro Forum SolvedHi Tom's Hardware Community, in your opinion which one is better?:) Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !