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Which is better, a 2.8 ghz celeron or a 2.0 ghz p4? Thanks for your time in advance.
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post #2 of 12
p4 def - the fsb and l2 cache is much better on the p4

the celeron wont run at the speed of 2.8ghz my mum has 1 and it sucks lol
    
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post #3 of 12
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Which is better, a 2.8 ghz celeron or a 2.0 ghz p4? Thanks for your time in advance.
a 2.0GHZ P4, what core is it? pressy, northy...u know
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post #4 of 12
I would say 2.8GHz Celeron ONLY if the core was prescott because 90nm cores OC well.
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All I know is the celeron is in the x86 family...
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Originally Posted by Quinnshaw
All I know is the celeron is in the x86 family...
http://www.cpuid.com/cpuz.php
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post #7 of 12
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It's northwood.
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post #8 of 12
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What does that affect... and would a p4 clocked at 2.0 really be better than a 2.8 ghz celeron.
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post #9 of 12
Quote:
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What does that affect... and would a p4 clocked at 2.0 really be better than a 2.8 ghz celeron.
Yeah, and you can try oc'ing it too.
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post #10 of 12
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So final verdict is p4?
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