P4 vs Intel Core Duo Tags: CPUs Core Intel Software Last response: July 16, 2009 1:35 AM in CPUs Share cwebbs60 July 16, 2009 1:13:38 AM I am building a PC for my friend, and the software he needs to run it for requires a P4 3.4Ghz, however I want to install an Intel Core Duo. Want is an equivilant Intel Core Duo to a P4 3.4Ghz? More about : intel core duo cjl a b à CPUs July 16, 2009 1:17:52 AM Pretty much any Core 2 Duo out there will be faster than a P4 3.4. cwebbs60 July 16, 2009 1:23:59 AM Thank you for the help. Also I was wondering how big of a power supply I would need. He wants me to keep the cost of this PC relatively low, so the rest of the parts would be average. Here are the specs I have picked out so far: Sapphire Radeon HD 4670 PCI-e M-Audio Delta 1919 LT PCI Kingston HyperX 4GB (4x1GB) Western Digital 500GB SATA Gigabyte GA-EP45-UD3R LGA 775 Intel Dual Core E2200 LG 22X DVD Burner Related resources P4 vs Intel Core Duo - Forum P4 2.4 vs Core 2 VPro (Duo) 3.0 - Forum P4 to intel core duo - Forum Intel celeron g1620 vs. core 2 duo 2.4 GHz - Forum 3.2 Ghz P4 or 1.66ghz Intel® Core(tm) Duo Processor T2300 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer 505090 July 16, 2009 1:26:01 AM the slowest one is a 2.8 so you'll be fine there but get the best you can afford that is most likely a min requirement cjl a b à CPUs July 16, 2009 1:35:00 AM You wouldn't need a huge power supply for that. I'd go with something like the Corsair CX400. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIntel Core 2 Extreme 2.66GHz vs. Intel Core 2 Duo 3.0GHz? Forum SolvedPrice comparison intel core2duo e6600 vs e7400 Forum P4 vs Pentium Dual core vs PD Dual Core vs core 2 duo Forum P4 2.6C vs. Core 2 Duo Q6600 Forum Core 2 Duo vs. P4 3.4 Forum P4 with HT vs P4 Duo Core 950 Forum Info on P4 Duo Core vs C2D Forum P4 2.0 GHZ vs. Core 2 Duo 2.13 OR 2.4 GHZ Forum SolvedPentium D Dual Core vs Intel Core Duo Forum SolvedIntel Celeron D vs Pentium D vs Pentium Dual-Core vs Core 2 Duo (Socket LGA775) Forum Intel core duo vs i5 Forum SolvedIntel E4400 Core 2 Duo vs Intel 6700 Core 2 Forum SolvedIntel P-4 3.4Ghz vs. Dual Core 3.0 Both 800Mhz Forum SolvedIntel Core 2 Duo E6400 2.13 GHz vs Dual Core E5800 Forum SolvedIntel Core i5 vs Intel Core Duo T6600 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !