3.40 GHz dual core vs core 2 duo E7300 Wolfdale 2.66 Ghz Tags: CPUs Core Dual Core Last response: November 14, 2009 6:10 PM in CPUs Share primalplow November 14, 2009 1:24:13 AM I have a 3.40 ghz dual core in my pc and am thinking about swapping it for a core 2 duo e7300 wolfdale 2.66 ghz. which would be better for performance with games. More about : ghz dual core core duo e7300 wolfdale ghz jsc a c 172 à CPUs November 14, 2009 1:37:15 AM Any C2D is better than your current CPU. Shadow703793 a b à CPUs November 14, 2009 2:07:18 AM Which Dual Core? Are you talking about a Pentium Dual Core (ie E5200) or Pentium D? List full specs. Related resources Phenom II x4 965 BE or Core 2 Duo(Wolfdale ) 3.0 GHz 6MB - Forum Will my mobo support the Intel Core 2 Duo E7300 ? - Forum Core 2 Duo Problem - Forum Budget Core 2 Duo Processor - Forum C 2 D E7300 overclocked to 4 GHz + - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer stridervm November 14, 2009 2:32:35 AM even the pentium dual core e5200 which is 2.5 ghz will be faster than your pentium d at 3.4ghz jimmysmitty a c 121 à CPUs November 14, 2009 2:34:43 AM Shadow703793 said:Which Dual Core? Are you talking about a Pentium Dual Core (ie E5200) or Pentium D? List full specs. Based on his post being so simplistic I would guess a Pentium D since they went that high and that he is not super tech savvy. So my conclusion, E7300 will be faster. primalplow November 14, 2009 2:47:00 AM jimmysmitty said:Based on his post being so simplistic I would guess a Pentium D since they went that high and that he is not super tech savvy. So my conclusion, E7300 will be faster. Pentium D 945 presler exit2dos November 14, 2009 3:08:15 AM The E7300 is much better, but you'll have to check to see if your motherboard will support it. Shadow703793 a b à CPUs November 14, 2009 6:10:11 PM ^+1. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumHow much space can I have with Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 Wolfdale 3 16 GHz 6MB L 2 Ca ForumCore 2 duo 2.66 ghz or Pentium Dual Core G640 ForumPentium dual core e5700 vs core 2 duo e6700 ForumPentium D 960 @4.16 GHz vs QUAD CORE Q6700 @ 2.66 GHz in games ForumWolfdale e7300 heatsink suggestions ForumIntel 641 HT vs E5800 Wolfdale Dual Core ForumWolfdale Core 2 Duos performance vs laptop i5 2400 family ForumYour DIY 4 GHz Dual Core Gaming Rig For $720 ForumLooking for sound card suggestion More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !