Selecting a CPU (Intel) Tags: CPUs Intel Last response: July 13, 2009 11:47 PM in CPUs Share gbalonek July 13, 2009 5:30:51 PM Which is going to be faster: 2 Duo 3.0 GHz with 6Mb L2 Cache 2 Quad 2.66 Ghz with 4Mb L2 Cache More about : selecting cpu intel | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Upendra09 CPUs Expert July 13, 2009 5:38:26 PM The quad but unless ur gaming and using heavy apps u won't see the differnce | Report abuse xc0mmiex July 13, 2009 11:34:46 PM the duo will actually be better for games unless you run LOADS of background stuff | Report abuse BadTrip CPUs Authority July 13, 2009 11:47:46 PM it totally depends on the application | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Selecting a CPU (Intel)> Related ressources: ForumSelecting the CPU ForumNeed help selecting a mobo for new rig. ForumHelp selecting power supply ForumNeed advice on selecting CPU ForumHelp me select an Intel CPU and motherboard ForumNEED SOME HELP SELECTING MOBO & CPU ForumRequesting help selecting MB + CPU cooler ForumUltimate workstation CPU /'S Help selecting ForumNeed help selecting CPU ForumSelecting a Motherboard for a Core i3/i5 CPU ? ForumBuilding a PC, could use help selecting motherboard ForumHelp selecting power supply ForumHeaven DX11 selecting diffrent video card for benchmark ForumPlease Help me in selecting a CPU ....urgent !!!! ForumNeed help selecting a PSU for new PC ForumNeed help selecting a CPU - First Time Building A Computer Forumneed help selecting a CPU ...dual core E6850 or quad core Q6600? ForumOpinions and price of this PSU........... Forum[Solved] Replace CPU without reinstalling OS? ForumAM3 Cpu Cooler More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !