Pentium Dual Core vs i3/i5 Tags: CPUs Pentium Computer Intel i5 Last response: June 26, 2010 3:47 PM in CPUs Share anon56 June 26, 2010 9:13:31 AM hey, im about to purchase a new computer and was wondering if i should get a pentium dual core or pay extra for an i3/i5? assuming that all are at the same speed (GHz). thanks More about : pentium dual core Maziar a b à CPUs June 26, 2010 10:24:25 AM Hello and welcome to the forums If you can afford the i5,then definitely go for it,its worth the extra cash m 0 l Onus a c 123 à CPUs June 26, 2010 3:47:21 PM Agreed. Compared to i5, or even i3, the Pentium is a cripple. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedA-series vs. FX series vs. Core i3/i5 builds Forum Solvedintel pentium vs intel dual core Forum Solvedpentium dual core 3rd generatoion vs intel corei3 2nd generation Forum SolvedPentium D Dual Core vs Intel Core Duo Forum SolvedPentium Dual Core E5500 (2.8ghz) Vs Core 2 Duo E7500 (2.93ghz) Forum SolvedIntel Celeron D vs Pentium D vs Pentium Dual-Core vs Core 2 Duo (Socket LGA775) Forum Sempron 145 2.8 vs Pentium G3220 Dual Core 3.0 Question? Forum Solveddual core pentium e2180 vs a8-3850? Forum 1st generation quad-core i7 vs 3rd generation core i3/i5 - Buying Laptop Forum Intel Dual Core (3rd Generation) vs Intel Pentium Dual Core which one is better? Forum SolvedPentium dual core e5700 vs core 2 duo e6700 Forum SolvedPentium D vs Pentium Dual Core? Forum 2nd gen vs 3rd gen pentium dual core Forum what is better? intel pentium dual core e6700 3.2ghz vs core 2 duo e7300 2.66ghz Forum intel celeron 2.13 ghz processor vs intel pentium dual core performance Forum AMD Dual-Core E1-1500 1.48GHz vs. Intel Pentium processor G2030T 2.6GHz Forum Core Duo vs. Intel Core i3/i5 with just 2 cores Forum Core Duo vs. Intel Core i3/i5 with just 2 cores Forum pentium dual core e5200 vs intel g2010 ?????? Forum Ivy bridge celery vs sandy bridge pentium dual core Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !