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P4 3.4 vs AMD 2.4

post #1 of 17
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My girlfriends' pc is an AMD Athalon64
MSI K8M Neo V board with 1 gig ram

Mine is a Intel P4 3.4 ghz
MSI PM8M3-V board with 1 gig ram

Her PC runs circles around mine though both have hyperthread!
Is there anything I can do to speed this up?
post #2 of 17
if you overclock your system that will make things go faster
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post #3 of 17
I moved your thread to the Intel General section, should get more attention here.
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post #4 of 17
You can overclock it to speed it up.

(Fanboy talking: That's why AMD owns Pentium )
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post #5 of 17
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Dont know how ... thats why I posted it! Any help on how to overclock?
post #6 of 17
K, what else is there besides the CPUs?

RAM? BIOS? Video Card ( I see your 3.4ghz is a MoBo with integrated video)? Sound? Using controller or PCI?

Oh gee! My Corvette is slower than my girlfriend's Z06? Why is that?
post #7 of 17
:: pulls up in the bandwagon :: Get a conroe!!!

LoL jk. OC that baby!
    
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post #8 of 17
i bet the amd is 64 right? my guess is that since your's is only running 32 bit and not 64 thats why or it would be close(AMD FAN BOY)
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post #9 of 17
go quad core lol j\\k (ok maybe not) just overclock that puppy my old rig had a 3.4 650 with HT and i got it well over 4.0 and gave shame to a few AMD's (is it me or am i the only on in this section that likes intel lol )
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post #10 of 17
Because a 2.4GHZ AMD64 is roughly equivalent to a 3.8ghz Pentium 4.
    
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