Solved Question About Multi-Core CPUs Tags: CPUs Core Last response: August 21, 2009 6:10 PM in CPUs Share krjcook August 21, 2009 5:08:19 AM I've always wanted to know how multi-core processors worked. Lets say you have a 2Ghz dual-core CPU, Does the CPU run each individual core at 2Ghz or does it run both cores at 1Ghz. More about : question multi core cpus xc0mmiex August 21, 2009 5:24:29 AM http://lmgtfy.com/?q=multi+core+wiki m 0 l jsc a c 172 à CPUs August 21, 2009 3:03:30 PM For a total of 12 GHz. No. Just kidding. m 0 l Related resources Very dumb question about multicore CPUs - Forum Question About Old CPUs - Forum Quick Question about Overclocking Older CPUs on Older MOBOs? - Forum Question about Intel/AMD cpus in 3dMark - Forum Question about CPUs (4 vs 8 core) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution loneninja a c 83 à CPUs August 21, 2009 5:01:00 PM Each core is at the rated speed, a 2.0Ghz dual core has 2 2.0Ghz cores. Also remember you can't add core speeds up, some people claim a 2.0Ghz C2D is really 4.0Ghz of power, but it doesn't work that way. Share stevensl2 August 21, 2009 6:10:56 PM AMD PHENOM II TRUE QUAD CORE DESIGN. FK INTEL AND THEIR STUPID FAKE QUADS FAKE FAKE FAAKE!!!! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedquestion about vga cards and cpus Forum SolvedQuick question about cpus Forum SolvedGeneral Questions about CPUs? Forum How do servers benefit from multi-core CPUs? Forum SolvedDoes DX11 help with multicore CPUs? Forum Question about Laptop CPUs Forum SolvedGoing to buy the FX 8350 but some last min questions about it and i7 cpus Forum SolvedA few questions about CPUs Forum i have question about CPUs! Forum SolvedDo current games take full advantage of multi-core cpus? Forum A question about single core performance in CPUs?? Forum few questions about CPUs Forum Question about CPUs and cores in general? Forum Basic question about CPUs Forum SolvedQuestions about AMD CPUs & heatsinks Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !