Which PC Spec is better?

Discussion in 'PC Hardware' started by Hustle910, Jan 31, 2012.

  1. Hustle910

    Hustle910 MDL Member

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    Hi, I'm a bit out of touch with hardware today, could someone tell me please which is better, pc spec 1 or pc spec 2.

    PC Spec 1.
    Dell Optiplex (unknown model, dell motherboard?)
    Windows 7
    Pentium 4 HT 2.80GHZ
    4GB Ram

    PC Spec 2.
    Custom Built
    Windows 7
    Intel D525MW (Dual Core 1.8GHz)
    4GB Ram.

    Thank You.
     
  2. Chris123NT

    Chris123NT MDL Expert

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    That second setup is an Atom chip. A true dual core CPU will ALWAYS be faster than a P4.
     
  3. Hustle910

    Hustle910 MDL Member

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    Thank You :)
     
  4. jayblok

    jayblok MDL Guru

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    i am using one similar to number 1 for three years now,solid,i pick 1 :)
     
  5. R29k

    R29k MDL GLaDOS

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    Are you drunk, you pick a single core over a dual core ? :eek: