I3-540 compared to core 2 duo Tags: CPUs Macbook Pro Core Processors Last response: August 28, 2010 4:52 PM in CPUs Share windsormark August 28, 2010 4:47:59 PM Hello, I want to buy a macbook pro, but not sure whether to wait until it has the new I3 processor...Is it any better or faster than the present Core 2 duo P8600 ?/ any advice greatly appreciated More about : 540 compared core duo runningbot August 28, 2010 4:52:39 PM The i3 - 350m is on part with a C2D P8700. I know of the i5 - 540m and that can out perform the T9900 in some scenarios. I'd recommend waiting for an i3. But here is a great resource to look at and make your own decision. http://www.notebookcheck.net/Mobile-Processors-Benchmar... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How much faster in percentage is 1 Hz from a Core i5 CPU compared to a Core 2 Duo CPU? Forum About amd turion 64 x2 dual core motherboard durability compared to centrino duo Forum How much faster would an i7-720 be compared to my p8600 core 2 duo. Forum Intel i 7 quad core processor compared to core 2 duo Forum octo core 8 duo, quad 8950gx2 sli nothing compared to this! Forum Solvedcompare intel pentium 4 631 sl94y and intel core 2 duo e4500 Forum My DELL INSPIRON 580s Core i3-540 has Core Voltage as 2.028V. Forum SolvedCompare Dual Core E5200 with Core 2 Duo E5300 Forum SolvedCompare speed of dual core 2.6 and core 2 duo 1.8 Forum SolvedComparable CPU to an Intel Core 2 Duo T5550 Forum what core2duo cpu does my oc celeron (wolfdale) compare to Forum How does a core 2 duo speed of 3.06 ghz compare with one of 1.6 ghz? Forum Comparing Procesors Pentium g2020 Vs Intel COre 2 Duo E4500 Forum Compare core 2 duo and core i3 and i5 Forum How to compare intel dual core vs intel core 2 duo Forum Compare dual core with core 2 duo Forum Compare dual core with core 2 duo Forum Compare CPU Corei3 & Core 2 Duo Forum Compare Intel® Core™2 Duo Mobile Processor T6600 or Intel® Core™ i3-330M Forum Compare i3 and core 2 duo Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !