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Intel Core 2 Duo help


Madrat

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Hi, I'm a bit out of date and need some help. I have just acquired my first multi core PC but I don't understand it, I'm used to an Athlon XP 3000.

I have got a Intel core 2 DUO E6300, CPUZ reports it as 1.86Ghz. Dose this mean it has 2 processors both running at 1.86Ghz? so in effect having a total speed of 3.72Ghz ? If so what is the x6 multiplier also reported?

HELP!!

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Madrat

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Cant get the link to work.

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buteman

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Link works ok for me.

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Madrat

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Thanks working today. So basically It's what I said but still don't understand the x6 multiplier ??

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Number six

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The multiplier simply brings the clock speed of your motherboard (300Mhz in your case) up to the CPU frequency/speed.

CPU multiplier

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Madrat

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thanks

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