Solved Core 2 Duo v/s Core i3 Tags: CPUs Core Cache Processors Last response: July 19, 2010 3:21 PM in CPUs Share capital_one July 18, 2010 4:11:21 PM i wish to buy a Laptop which mobile processor do you think is better for fast application response, Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor T6600 (2M Cache, 2.20 GHz, 800 MHz FSB) OR Intel® Core™ i3-330M Processor (3M Cache, 2.13 GHz) i will be running 2 to 3 web server apps only through a broad band connection. More about : core duo core raiyus13 July 18, 2010 4:16:31 PM Go for the i3. m 0 l capital_one July 18, 2010 4:34:26 PM raiyus13 said:Go for the i3. if i buy an i3 laptop can i install a mobile i5 on the same laptop motherboard at a later stage? m 0 l Related resources Core 2 duo vs I3 vs I5 - Forum Old core 2 duo vs I3 540? - Forum Core 2 Duo vs Core i3 - Forum Intel core 2 duo vs intel core i3 - Forum I3 vs core 2 duo E8400 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer xaira a b à CPUs July 18, 2010 4:39:41 PM all new intel mobiles seem to be compatible with either BGA1288 or PGA988, i have no idea how cpu support goes with laptops, but if you plan to upgrade, it is important to get a cpu with the same tdp or lower as the 1 you replace m 0 l Best solution raiyus13 July 18, 2010 4:41:42 PM Yes, both fits on socket 988 on laptop models. Share capital_one July 19, 2010 2:10:16 PM Best answer selected by capital_one. m 0 l raiyus13 July 19, 2010 3:21:35 PM capital_one said:Best answer selected by capital_one. n n nthank you.... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCore2Duo vs i3 Forum Core i3 1st gen vs core 2 duo?what are the differences? Forum Intel core2 duo vs i3 upgrade need help Forum Intel i3 vs core 2 duo Forum 2.13ghz core 2 duo vs 2.13ghz core i3 Forum Intel i3 vs core 2 duo Forum I3 2310m vs CORE 2 duo T6600 Forum Intel core 2 duo vs intel core i3 Forum Core™2 Duo Processor P8700 vs core i3 380UM Forum Heating of Core2Duo vs Core i3 Forum Core 2 duo VS core i3 cpu Forum CORE 2 DUO VS I3 Forum Core 2 duo vs i3 i5? Forum Core 2 duo p8700 vs i3 Forum Core i3 vs core2duo Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !