Originally Posted by Michael9127
everyone says that intel is faster than AMD processors, but why? i look at the specs and cant see why there is such a difference in price and performance, why ?
Why is a Ferrari faster than Yugo? According to the specs, they both have 4 wheels and an engine.
To understand the differences, you have to look beyond the high-level specs.
For example, a 1.2GHz ARM CPU is still beaten by a 0.8 GHz Sandy Bridge CPU in performance.