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 jsc a c 172 à CPUs August 21, 2009 3:03:30 PM For a total of 12 GHz. No. Just kidding. Related resources Very dumb question about multicore CPUs - Forum [ CPUs ] How does multicore work? - Forum Multi-core CPUs : An Idea - Forum Multi-Core Question - Forum Basic multi-core CPU architecture question - 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 Share 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. 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!!!! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumQuestion about AMD cpus in general. ForumThruth about AMD CPUs (Inclusing gaming)? ForumMultiple physical CPUs versus multicore CPUs ForumAMD questions current multi-core trend ForumMulti-core update? ForumMultiProcessor vs Multicore System for a Rendering Workstation ForumWindows XP Poor Multicore magnament ForumHow is it that multi-core processors work? ForumMulti-core processors may replace physics cards, says Intel ForumANSWER: Why multi-core software is so hard... ForumIs Multi-Core a temporary solution? ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumA question regarding processor heat sink paste ForumQuestions about PSUs. ForumNot sure about CPU temp.. More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !