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 184 à CPUs May 20, 2012 2:12:45 AM Clock speed isn't everything! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Questions about dual server CPUs Forum Questions about AMD CPUs & heatsinks Forum Some Newbie Questions About CPUs Forum A8V Deluxe Ver.2: questions about what CPUs , What RAM... Forum Question about CPUs and cores in general? Forum Questions about Upgrading CPUs Forum Thruth about AMD CPUs (Inclusing gaming)? Forum Question about CPUs Forum I have a LOT of questions about motherboards, sli, cpus and the like. Forum Questions about how CPUs work (pretty simple questions ) Forum A few question about CPUs Forum Quick question about cpus Forum Question about AMD cpus in general. Forum About CPUs Forum Question about thermal overload protection on AMD CPUs ... Forum questions about CPUs , Temperature etc. Forum 500w PSU Forum Questions about dual server CPUs Forum I7 3930 pcie 3.0 questions Forum [Solved] Can i water cool my CPUs??? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !