Questions about CPUs Tags: CPUs Dual Core Last response: May 20, 2012 2:12 AM in CPUs Share Kingsdown77 May 20, 2012 1:44:22 AM Could someone explain the differences between Quad Cores, Dual Cores, etc...? For example, what is the difference between a 1.5GHz Quad Core vs a 2.5GHz Dual Core? Or even a 2.5GHz Dual Core vs a 2.5GHz Single Core. More about : questions cpus austinwillie_95 May 20, 2012 1:54:04 AM A quad core has 4 physical core as a dual core has 2 physical cores and so on. And the quad core will typically be better. m 0 l Jamieboy113 May 20, 2012 1:59:32 AM I did a quick google search that should give you a basic understanding. I'd honestly say, just look around the interwebs to get more information. (im too tired and lazy to write out my knowledge) http://mintywhite.com/more/hardware-more/i3-i5-i7-quad-... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer amuffin a c 186 à CPUs May 20, 2012 2:12:45 AM Clock speed isn't everything! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGeneral Questions about CPUs? Forum SolvedGoing to buy the FX 8350 but some last min questions about it and i7 cpus Forum SolvedA few questions about CPUs Forum few questions about CPUs Forum SolvedQuestions about AMD CPUs & heatsinks Forum A few questions about GPU, Motherboard, and CPUs Forum SolvedQuestion About Old CPUs Forum Questions about Dual CPUs and GTX680s on a Z9PE-D8 WS Forum Questions about dual server CPUs Forum Questions about Upgrading CPUs Forum I have a LOT of questions about motherboards, sli, cpus and the like. Forum SolvedQuick Question about Overclocking Older CPUs on Older MOBOs? Forum SolvedQuestion about Intel/AMD cpus in 3dMark Forum Some Newbie Questions About CPUs Forum SolvedQuestion about CPUs (4 vs 8 core) Forum Solvedquestion about vga cards and cpus Forum Questions about how CPUs work (pretty simple questions) Forum A8V Deluxe Ver.2: questions about what CPUs, What RAM... Forum questions about CPUs, Temperature etc. Forum SolvedQuick question about cpus Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !