What is the meaning of Intel Core 2 Duo @2 8GHz 1 6GHz Tags: Core Intel Processors Windows XP Last response: April 27, 2011 4:16 PM in Windows XP Share sudhir_cts April 27, 2011 3:31:16 PM Hello, what is the meaning of processor description "Intel Core 2 Duo @2.8GHz 1.6GHz? More about : meaning intel core duo 8ghz 6ghz SR-71 Blackbird a b å Intel April 27, 2011 3:36:13 PM it is dual core which means to processers under the 1 unit 2.8 ghz is the speed of the two and 1.6 would be the slower of the 2! SR-71 Blackbird a b å Intel April 27, 2011 3:36:55 PM it's a decent midrange cpu!the 2.8! Related resources AMD Deneb Phenom II Reaches 6GHz - Forum Intel Pentium D (dual core ) 2 x 2 8GHZ CPU vs core 2 duo 1 8 ghz - Forum Which is better: Intel single core 3 GHz or Intel Core 2 Duo 2 8GHz ? - Forum Windows 8 64 bit suitable for core 2 duo 1 8ghz - Forum Intel Announces Core 2 Duo "On Steroids"? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sudhir_cts April 27, 2011 3:46:19 PM SR-71 Blackbird said:it is dual core which means to processers under the 1 unit 2.8 ghz is the speed of the two and 1.6 would be the slower of the 2! Does it mean that CPU will serve at a maximum speed of 2.8 GHz and minimum of 1.6 GHz? Or Is it like that one processor will run at upto 1.6GHz and other at 1.2 (2.8-1.6=1.2) GHz of speed? SR-71 Blackbird a b å Intel April 27, 2011 4:16:12 PM BOTH SHOULD run at around 2.8 under a heavier load Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhat is better than Intel Core i7 930 Quad CPU 4 x 2 8ghz 8mb L 2 Cache 45nm LGA 1 ForumIs my Intel Core 2 Duo E6300 Genuine? ForumWhat Pentium D 965's clock rate would be needed to match an i5 2500? ForumComparing Intel 's and AMD's architectures ForumCore 2 duo performance/clock speed rate question. ForumHomebuilt with core 2 duo SLI and ddr3 ~ $700 ForumUnknown (rare?) Core 2 Duo ForumWhy there is 5 6ghz phone and not a 5 6ghz computer? ForumIntel Core 2 Duo E6850 OR Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 ? ForumAthlon64 X 2 5600 vs Core2Duo E6400 ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! ForumWhat is the command to list the files in the \ ForumIssue with Win XP, not sure what ot call it... ForumCore i3 processor can work xp windows ForumWhat graphics card can I put on the Intel Calistoga i945GM/PM? More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !