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In iTunes and Lame, both of which are single-threaded, Turbo Boost propels the Core i5 even further ahead of last quarter's fixed 2.9 GHz frequency. Because we used a Sandy Bridge-based Pentium, we weren't afforded any overclocking.
HandBrake and TotalCode Studio enjoy an even larger lead thanks to the Core i5's higher clock rate and quad-core architecture.