Core i5-520m v/s C2d P9700 Tags: CPUs Core Intel i5 Turbo Boost Last response: February 9, 2010 6:54 AM in CPUs Share anusheri February 8, 2010 8:56:57 AM Which is the better cpu out of this two? Corei5 states Turbo boost upto 2.93 where as C2d P9700 is 2.8Ghz More about : core 520m c2d p9700 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove mi1ez CPUs Expert February 8, 2010 11:42:58 AM i5 wins hands down in terms of CPU power, but if you're buying a laptop there are other things to take into account. What laptops, and what will they be used for? | Report abuse anusheri February 9, 2010 4:57:58 AM mainly it will be used for viewing CAD drawings (heavy ones) ...heavy presentations...view 3d rendered files..no editing...just view I have to decide between two models of Sony Vaio..Either Z56 with P9700 or CS117 with Corei5 | Report abuse alfredko February 9, 2010 6:54:25 AM Hi anusheri I am selling my 6 month old Sony Vaio Z58, bought it from HK. I am willing to sell Z58 at Z56 price, Z58 comes with 256GB SSD hardisk. Adobe photoshop is 44% faster with SSD, according to reviews/research. Are you interested? Alfred | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Core i5-520m v/s C2d P9700> Related ressources: ForumI5-520m vs Core 2 Duo ForumCore i5-520M vs . i7-620M, price and performance ForumIntel 15 520M vs intel core 2 duo p9700 ForumBi-Monthly Feedback Thread ForumProcessor or Hz better? ForumCompare i5 and T9600 ForumInfo on P4 Duo Core vs C2D ForumIs intel core i5 processor better than intel core 2duo processor? ForumCore i3 (330M), ATI 5650 HD vs Core i5 (520M), Nvidia 330M ForumWant to upgrade from C2D to Core 2 Quad ForumC2D vs Duel Core Xeon ForumGaming intel 2nd gen C2D vs AMD X4 965BE ForumIs it worth to upgrade from c2d to i3 ForumCore i7-620m vs . i5 mobile power usage ForumRefurb. Dell vs Lenovo face-off - durability/value for money? ForumOpinions and price of this PSU........... ForumCore i3 or core 2 duo e7500 Forum4th core ???? Forum2nd core on cpu voltage fluctuates ForumIntel Core i7 860, Quad Core Vs AMD Phenom II X4 955, Quad Core 3.2Ghz More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !