E600 core 2 Processor Tags: CPUs Core Quad Core Processors Last response: February 17, 2010 5:14 PM in CPUs Share yunggeh February 17, 2010 2:35:31 PM is it 2 or 4 cores?? if it's 2 cores then i thought duo core are 4 cores and quad core = 8 i only ask cuz i did system spec >boot advance > enviroment Advance> and it says i have 2 More about : e600 core processor Maziar a b à CPUs February 17, 2010 2:58:51 PM I think you mean E6600,well its a dual core CPU therefore it has 2 cores and quad cores have 4 cores,however Intel's i7 CPUs are quad core but since they have Hyper-Threading,in windows task manager it shows 8 cores m 0 l enzo matrix a c 131 à CPUs February 17, 2010 5:14:01 PM This means that there are 4 "virtual" cores and 4 "real" cores, so they still call it a quad core. dual=2 tri=3 quad=4 penta=5 hexa=6 sept=7 octa=8 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !