Posted 19 February 2009 - 11:59 PM
With the advent of Core2Duo & quad core CPU's you can't comparte them to single core CPU's by GHz .
A quad core 2.33GHz will trounce [and then some] a single core 2.53GHz .
A Q core 2.33 will run any game that requires a single core 3GHz CPU.
When you look at the system requirements for a game you are usually looking at the minimum requirements to run the game.
So, If it said P4 3.0GHz that would mean P4 3.0GHz or BETTER .
A Q core of anyspeed is definatly better.
A Core2Duo of about any speed is better then a P4 3.0GHz single core CPU for that matter.
The "core" processors have newer, better, technologly & by merit of their design process faster at lower GHz then the older single core CPU's .
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