update to quad core or dual core cpu?

  theDarkness 19:16 24 Dec 09

found this article from 2007, and I was wondering whether much has improved in both performance and compatability using a quad when compared to a dual core cpu, or if it really is best to update to a dual core and not take the leap for the time being until software is designed to actually use it to its fullest click here

  PP321 19:27 24 Dec 09

There are argument for and against, i had a C2D E7400 , it was a monster processor, and then i "upgraded?" to a quad core Q6600 and noticed NO improvement, however thats a very balck and white view, its nice to know ive a quad core "under the bonnet" , and im sure future developers will write sw to take advantage of it. and thier not expensive now either.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

LG G6 review: Hands-on with LG’s bold, big-screen shot at perfection

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

How the 2017 Oscar-winning VFX of The Jungle Book were created

The 22 best Safari extensions | Best Safari plugins: Improve Apple's Safari web browser with these…