Processors Tags: Gateway Dell Processors Components Last response: April 7, 2010 2:04 AM in Components Share Sheldon April 7, 2010 12:43:40 AM Hey i am looking at a gateway and a Dell (Laptop). The gateway has an AMD Athlon™ Dual-Core Processor. The dell has a Intel® Core™ 2 Duo T6600. Is there a difference? More about : processors saaiello April 7, 2010 12:53:44 AM Do you know what the speed of the AMD Athlon? And yes there is a difference the T6600 is probably faster but without know exactly what athlon it is cant tell for sure. m 0 l Sheldon April 7, 2010 1:37:46 AM AMD Athlon™ II X2 Dual-Core Processor M300 (2.0GHz, 667MHz FSB, 1MB L2 Cache) that is the gateway laptop. This is the Dell laptop Intel® Core™ 2 Duo T6600 (2.20GHz/800Mhz FSB/2MB cache) m 0 l Related resources Does processors help GPUs? - Forum What are dual processors? - Forum Z97 Motherboard for Xeon E3 processors - Forum fsp speed for all i7 processors - Forum Crestron control and audio processors blew out in power surge; how to replace? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer tecmo34 April 7, 2010 1:59:02 AM The Dell processor is the faster processer of the two. Just don't make the purchase decision just based on the CPU, unless all other specifications are the same. The other components can make a difference in the overall performance of the laptop. m 0 l Sheldon April 7, 2010 2:04:27 AM well everything else is basically the same i just want to try to get it down to price now. But if there is a major difference then i would go with the faster of the two. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedcan all motherboards overclock amd fx processors? Forum SolvedNew PC mobo not compatible with Intel processors, what mobo can I get to solve the issue? Forum SolvedCan Dell Precision T3500 supports intel core i 7 and core i 7 extreme processors? Forum SolvedIntel core I7 Processors questions Forum SolvedAny new FM2 Socket Processors? Forum Solvedstream processors count? Forum SolvedDoes 4th Gen processors really worth the upgrade over 3rd gen Forum SolvedCompatible motherboards for AMD Phenom II 1055T processors? Forum SolvedProcessors AMD vs Intel Forum SolvedAM2 AM2+ Processors and the Dell E521 Forum SolvedHaswell refresh processors Forum SolvedIs overclocking actually bad for processors? Forum SolvedWill AMD make any more FX processors? Forum Solved4th gen intel processors problems Forum Solved8 Core Processors Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !