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Does that board you're using actually support the C2D?

Haha, I assumed it did, considering that it booted with the C2D installed. Who knows though.
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Originally Posted by DzillaXx View Post

load up cinebench 11.5 and see if there is much difference. Difference in gaming should be notable right away, Pentium D is horrible for gaming. But the Pentium D runs at 3.2ghz what is quite higher then the c2d and super pi isnt the best benchmarking tool ether. Thing is Pentium D is a crappy dual core, so anything thats multi threaded should run a lot faster on the c2d.


I did the Cinebench test, but with two different motherboards, and sets of RAM. Either way, the C2D got 1.41, and the PD got 0.80. I'm definitely using the C2D now lol
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