Core i5 Vs Dual Core identical stats Tags: CPUs Intel i5 Dual Core Last response: March 27, 2010 2:47 AM in CPUs Share madrunner March 27, 2010 2:39:04 AM Hello, what would be better for gaming an i5 at 2.26(Turbo boost to 2.53) or a dual core at 2.53? Im looking at these two computers, each has nearly identical stats one has a larger screen tho(one with dual core) but im leaning more towards the i5 just because it is new. http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage.jsp?id=cat13504&typ... thank you for looking! More about : core dual core identical stats aford10 a b à CPUs March 27, 2010 2:42:26 AM The i5. It's new/different architecture. madrunner March 27, 2010 2:45:58 AM Thank you so much for the fast reply, is their any thank you system on this website? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer aford10 a b à CPUs March 27, 2010 2:47:32 AM If you feel that answered your question, there is a 'best answer' option on the post. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumCore i3 2100 3.1 Ghz vs Core i5 2310 2.9 Ghz (3.2 Turbo) ForumSB Dual-Core Pentium vs i3 ForumULV core i3 verus ULV core i5 ForumNeed advice for upgrading RAM for GA-P55A-UD3 ( Core i5 750) Forum940K Intel Core i5 655K(3.20GHz) vs 549D3 Athlon II X4 635(2.9GHz) ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumQuad core i7 vs dual core i5 (looking for advice for new laptop) Forum550 ti with a dual core ForumFINAL thread i5 vs dual core best deal? ForumIntel Core i5 Bus Speed/RAM Speed Confusion ForumChoose between two laptops, identical except for cpu/gpu ForumPentium dual core vs Intel core i5 ForumPhenom 955 BE or Core i5 750 ForumIntel Core i5 Benchmarked ForumCore 2Quad Q9705 3.16 GHz vs . Core i5 3450 3.1 Ghz... which is faster? ForumDual core 2 vs I5 processor ForumAMD Phenom II X4 965 vs Intel Core i3-2100 Sandy Bridge 3.1GHz for new build ForumHow much of a performance boost ? ForumCore i5 520M vs Core 2 Duo P8700 More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !