Ten things you need to know about Intel Core 2 Duo

Posted on Monday, Jul 03 2006 @ 01:32 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
PC Mag rounds up some interesting things about the upcoming Conroe processor:
1. Core 2 Duo and Core 2 Extreme will be the fastest processors available. Faster than the Pentium EE, thanks to new techniques like Smart Cache and Wide Dynamic Execution—and, according to preliminary results, faster than the AMD FX62.

2. Core 2 Duo overtakes the Pentium as the name in processors. Farewell Pentium: There will never be a Pentium 5, 6, or XX. A brief moment of silence, please.
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