Techware Labs has published a unique article comparing Intel and AMD dual-core processor performance and power consumption. Here is a clip:
"In this day and age with expensive processors, what is a man or woman on a dual core budget to do? Intel and AMD's top offerings are out of reach for mainstream audiences. Their midrange options also seem a bit out of touch for the lowly college student or casual websurfer/mp3 ripper. Can this gimped out 533mhz FSB newborn take on the spoiled superstar?"