What is the difference between Pentium Dual core and Intel i3

Hello,
I am planning to buy a PC and I searched net about the best gaming processors.I found that pentium dual core has 3.0 Ghz and i3 has 2.2 Ghz.But still i3 is expensive.If Pentium have more speed then why it is cheap and the other is expensive?I dont understand.
2 answers Last reply
More about what difference pentium dual core intel
  1. Different architectures, i3 is hyperthreaded etc. i3 is also much faster.
  2. You could read this, my friend:

    http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/gaming-fx-pentium-apu-benchmark,3120.html

    It will give you all the answers you seek in great depth.

    Now, the short answers is: the i3s have Hyper Threading and integrated video. If I remember correctly, that is.

    Cheers!
Ask a new question

Read More

CPUs Pentium Intel Processors