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. 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-... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer amuffin a c 183 à CPUs May 20, 2012 2:12:45 AM Clock speed isn't everything! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumQuestions about dual server CPUs ForumQuestions about AMD CPUs & heatsinks ForumSome Newbie Questions About CPUs ForumA8V Deluxe Ver.2: questions about what CPUs , What RAM... ForumQuestion about CPUs and cores in general? ForumQuestions about Upgrading CPUs ForumThruth about AMD CPUs (Inclusing gaming)? ForumQuestion about CPUs ForumI have a LOT of questions about motherboards, sli, cpus and the like. ForumQuestions about how CPUs work (pretty simple questions ) ForumA few question about CPUs ForumQuick question about cpus ForumQuestion about AMD cpus in general. ForumAbout CPUs ForumQuestion about thermal overload protection on AMD CPUs ... Forumquestions about CPUs , Temperature etc. Forum500w PSU ForumQuestions about dual server CPUs ForumI7 3930 pcie 3.0 questions Forum[Solved] Can i water cool my CPUs??? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !