"1st generation core2 duo" Vs. "2nd generation dual core" Tags: CPUs Processors Dual Core Last response: April 21, 2013 9:03 PM in CPUs Share Cloud_Evolution September 1, 2011 11:12:24 AM Hello there... I really confuse between these two processors... "2nd generation dual core" Vs. "1st generation core 2 duo" can anybody suggest or guide me which is BETTER THAN OTHER (Performance wise) from these two processors. More about : 1st generation core2 duo 2nd generation dual core simon12 a c 92 à CPUs September 1, 2011 11:17:05 AM What do you mean by 2nd generation dual core? ie do you mean the Pentium Dual core? Do you have the model numbers? Cloud_Evolution September 1, 2011 11:32:29 AM sorry... I don't know the model numbers But I have 2 choices as below...: Lenovo Laptops: having same config at all bt just one differ... one has Intel's Dual Core (2nd generation) & Intel's Core 2 duo (1st generation)... which should I prefer..??? Related resources Intel 2nd generation dual core processor vs intel core 2 duo - Forum I3 vs dual core - Forum Core2duo vs dual core - Forum Questions about a dual Xeon system - Forum Xonar Phoebus & Quality Sound - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer simon12 a c 92 à CPUs September 1, 2011 11:59:46 AM Without knowing which CPUs they are noone can tell you its like asking is a toyota faster than a honda. Pilk September 1, 2011 12:06:37 PM Yip not gonna help we need the mobile chipset processor model. $hawn a b à CPUs September 1, 2011 12:13:45 PM Cloud_Evolution said:Hello there... I really confuse between these two processors... "2nd generation dual core" Vs. "1st generation core 2 duo" ur question isn't clear, do u mean b/w the 1st and 2nd generation of core ix series processors??? or u mean b/w the 65nm and 45nm core2duo families?? machvelocy September 1, 2011 12:28:12 PM i think OP meant merom/penryn core 2 duo vs clarkdale based pentium if thats so pick the one with more gigahertz Cloud_Evolution September 2, 2011 6:50:34 AM Oh wow... that's good Idea yar... thanks to remind me about to sort by frequency... nice Idea... Thanks again.... jeshthematrix February 22, 2012 1:48:55 PM i think lenovo not giving core 2 duo laptops. SUBHRADEEP MONDAL June 27, 2012 8:15:17 AM simon12 said:What do you mean by 2nd generation dual core? ie do you mean the Pentium Dual core? Do you have the model numbers? yaa....G620 LGA1155 SAMUELSIDERS April 21, 2013 9:03:34 PM THE CORE 2 DUAL IS FASTER. AND CAN HANDLE MORE RAM.......... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum80 core ForumQuestioning the Core i3-2100 Forum[Solved] Help-->Dual LGA 1366 cpu choice ForumWhy cant I find intel i7 quad core faster than 2.3ghz in a laptop ForumCore i7-2600k temperature ForumAsus with an AMD A8-3500M or the Asus that is has an i5 2410m core? Forum2 multi-questions, Core unlocking, and OC. ForumWeird CPU and core temp ForumDoes the Intel Core i5-760 Use a 4-pin or 8-pin? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !