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 to intel core duo - Forum Intel celeron g1620 vs. core 2 duo 2.4 GHz - Forum Intel Core 2 Extreme 2.66GHz vs. Intel Core 2 Duo 3.0GHz? - Forum Price comparison intel core2duo e6600 vs e7400 - 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 3.2 Ghz P4 or 1.66ghz Intel® Core(tm) Duo Processor T2300 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 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 Intel core duo vs i5 Forum SolvedIntel E4400 Core 2 Duo vs Intel 6700 Core 2 Forum SolvedIntel Core 2 Duo E6400 2.13 GHz vs Dual Core E5800 Forum SolvedIntel P-4 3.4Ghz vs. Dual Core 3.0 Both 800Mhz Forum SolvedIntel Core i5 vs Intel Core Duo T6600 Forum SolvedIntel core 2 duo vs intel core i3 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !