Difference between i3 and dual core Tags: Intel Dual Core Windows XP Last response: September 27, 2011 5:07 PM in Windows XP Share balajee venkatesh September 25, 2011 4:37:29 AM Hello, i m a engineering student nd i hav only the normal uses. what is best for me: intel atom, dual core or i3..? More about : difference dual core | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove yasir siddiqui September 27, 2011 11:34:53 AM i3 is better then Intel atom or dual core because a standard processor has one core and i3 has 2 cores, but An i7 processor has 2, 4 or 6 cores (depending on the processor model) so, I recommended you that you must buy i7 because i7 is to much faster then i3. | Report abuse hang-the-9 September 27, 2011 5:07:43 PM If you will be working with CAD files, get an i5 or an i7. i3 is OK but not great for high-end work. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows XP>Difference between i3 and dual core> Related ressources: ForumWhat is the difference between Pentium Dual core and Intel i3 ForumDifference between dual-core and i-3 processors ForumDifference between dual core and i3 processor ForumDifference between dual core and i3 processor ForumWhat is the difference between dual core 2nd generation and i3 first ForumWhat is the difference between Pentium Dual core and Intel i3 ForumDifference between i3 and dual core ForumWhat is the difference between dual core and i3 ForumDifference between i3 & pentium dual core ForumDIFFERENT BETWEEN i3 2.5GHz AND DUAL CORE E5500 2.8GHz ForumDifferences between Dual Core , Core 2 Duo, Core i3 and Core i5-6xx ForumDifferences between Dual Core , Core 2 Duo, Core i3 and Core i5-6xx ForumWhat is difference between core i3 and core i5 ForumDifference between core 2 duo and core i3 processors? ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP Forum[Solved] 6GB, dual boot Win XP Pro (32-bit) and Win 7 Ultimate (64-bit) ForumCore i3 (tm) error system will shutdown after 15 minutes ForumAnswer>Dual Monitor: Hit fn then F8 ForumDual Boot XP/Windows 8 Dev Preview Problems ForumHow to install windows xp on second generation core i5 laptop More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !