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Windows 7: how much better is a 3.6 (3.9 turbo) cpu to a single core 3.6?

04 Nov 2013   #1
skrillek

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how much better is a 3.6 (3.9 turbo) cpu to a single core 3.6?

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04 Nov 2013   #2
whs
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Which CPUs are you talking about. It sounds like you compare a modern 4 core CPU to an old single core.
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04 Nov 2013   #3
skrillek

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 how much better is a 3.6 (3.9 turbo) cpu to a single core 3.6?




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