Core 2 duo speed vs i3 Tags: CPUs Laptops Core Intel Last response: March 30, 2010 6:36 PM in CPUs Share Anonymous a b à CPUs a b D Laptop March 30, 2010 5:43:09 PM Hello, I am going to buy a laptop and want to know if the Intel Core 2 duo is slower than the i3? More about : core duo speed saaiello a c 133 à CPUs March 30, 2010 6:09:23 PM Yes core 2 duo is old tech the I3 is much faster. But what are you looking to do with your laptop if you want to do some gaming the graphics card should be a main concern over the processor. hundredislandsboy a b à CPUs March 30, 2010 6:19:45 PM More info needed for a better answer. Which Core 2 Duo versus which i3? Related resources Core2Duo P8700 Vs I3 330M - Forum Intel core2 duo vs i3 upgrade need help - Forum Core 2 Duo vs Core 2 Quad with lower clock speed - Forum I3 2310m vs CORE 2 duo T6600 - Forum Intel i3 vs core 2 duo - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer randomkid a b à CPUs March 30, 2010 6:25:55 PM Plug in the answer to HundredIslandsBoy to this: http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/56?vs=143 jonnyboyC March 30, 2010 6:36:29 PM Well clock for clock, the i3 is better and more power effiecient, but if your talking about different clocked cpu's than that could make a difference Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumCore 2 duo vs core i3 ForumCore2Duo S8700 Vs i3 330M ForumIntel Core i3 vs core 2 duo ForumIntel® Core ™ i3 vs Intel® Core™2 Duo ForumCore i3 vs core 2 duo ForumIntel core i3 330M v/s intel core 2 duo T6600 ForumHeating of Core2Duo vs Core i3 ForumDifference between core2 duo and i3 CPU ForumDefferent between core 2 duo and core i3 cpu ForumWhich is better: intel Core 2 Duo , Centrino 2 , Core i3 , i5 or i7 Forum500w PSU ForumMulti core speed ? Forum[Solved] Intel Core i7 920 - Memory Speed Confusion ForumDell optiplex 330 fsb speed - want to go to faster core 2 duo Forum[Solved] Do i need 8 gb to maximize the i5 four core speed More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !