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Lenovo C460 and processors? Which one is better?

Q: Lenovo C460 and processors? Which one is better?

I am thinking of buying a Lenovo C460 desktop touch screen computer from Amazon.
They have one http://www.amazon.com/Lenovo-Touch-57330367-21-5-Inch-Desktop/dp/B00MCJR39I/ref=dp_ob_title_ce which is the newer model and the older one http://www.amazon.com/Lenovo-21-5-Inch-Touchscreen-Desktop-57327734/dp/B00K920DVK/ref=cm_cd_al_qh_dp.

I see they have different processors. The older one uses the Intel Pentium Dual-Core G3240T 2.7 GHz Processor and the newer one uses the Intel Pentium G3250T 2.8 GHz. Which processor is better?

The newer model is about $42 less so it would be nice to go with that one unless the experts here say otherwise. Other than the processors, both computers are the same. An aside .... what do you guys and gals think of the all in one computers?

Thanks for your help.

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A: Lenovo C460 and processors? Which one is better?

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Hello, I have a Lenovo All in One C460 that was working very well, but after using the bios update program from Lenovo the computer does not turn on... The light at the button turns on, the fan turns on but no image and nothing happen. I suspect Lenovo program damaged my computer.  somebody help please. Regards 

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I have plugged myn headphones in and they work, but my computer does not acknowledge them so will not add as a new device. Spoke to Lenovo told me to chipset driver, but it still does not work . I have tried uninstalling drivers etc. Does anyone have any ideas

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can you a url address for get file into usb flash drive and i can get this machine working again so i cant afford get new motherboard they are too expeveive  i want to recover this machine from bricked  can you help me out thank!










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A:lenovo c460 all in one touchscreen bios bricked

http://download.lenovo.com/consumer/desktop/IMJY17USA.EXEhope you get it sorted

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notebookcheck.net website in their reviews claims that Lenovo make use of Configurable TDP feature of U-series CPU's to extend TDP envelope to 25W in T470 and T570.Which, in my opinion, is a good thing. Can you confirm or deny this?

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Intel recently acknowledged the existence of serious problems in the Skylake processors and promised a new microcode for processors of this series.Can we be sure that in your BIOS 1.40 from may 31, 2017 for Lenovo notebook P50 was added it is this firmware that resolves this serious problem:https://siliconangle.com/blog/2017/06/25/critical-flaw-intels-skylake-kaby-lake-cpus-can-result-appl...At least in the changelog for version 1.40 BIOS says that was updated microcode. But was this microcode exactly designed to eliminate those same problems?

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Ever since I purchased this C460, it has been nothing but a challenge! I have a brand new motherboard, awesome.. but the PC wakes up on its own.  I have Wake On Lan disabled on the BIOS, Network cards (including WiFi) and keyboard/mouse.  But it still wakes up and gives me a boot error 1962 No Operating System found.  But if I restart, it boots to Windows fine. I am extremely disappointed that not one Lenovo tech in Malaysia nor Philippines can resolve this issue.  Furthermore, I have to repeat myself many many times regarding the issue. Mr. Yang Yuanqing (CEO) will be very displeased when he reads my formal letter.  This PC is an evaluation before making a huge purchase order.  So far, this is having a negative effect.










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A:C460 issues

hi medeiom,
 
Sorry to hear about your trouble on the C460 system.
 
I don't have a C460 available here for testing but can you look into the BIOS > Power Tab and ensure that ErP is set to Enabled.
  - Link to picture
 
From this thread:
"Enabling ErP will disable waking from full power off state with anything other than the power switch. With ErP disabled, it's possible to set your computer up to turn on with a click of the mouse or with a keyboard, or with a packet sent to the NIC. It has no effect on waking from sleep.
 
The purpose of it is environmental. When powered off, your motherboard makes sure it has just enough power to receive a power on signal from it's connected devices. if ErP is enabled the motherboard allows itself to full power down."
 
 
Regards

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Hi, I am a getting a message "Your system is low in memory".  My PC configuration is Intel i5(2.9ghz) 4GB DDR3 RAM, NVIDIA GF 705M 2gb graphics. I always do disk cleanup before I shut down the PC. Main use of the pc is graphic design work. But even if I don't use image editing softwares I get the above mentioned message. Appreciate your views/ feedback. Regards - Hemant










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A:C460 -- Low memory issue

Welcome hemantphanse! Your C460 may have a lot of background processes running that could be due to the software you installed, you could try to reduce any unnecessary background processes by disabling startup programs that may not be necessary.
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We are using Supermicro Server which is installed with 4 processor of AMD (AMD Opetron 6000 Series) the server is having four processor sockets, please do clarify that windows 7 64 bit version will support 4 physical processor installed on the server or
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What are the hardware limitations of Windows 7 64 bit ?

Regards
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Can I sync my 2 Lenovos (ideapad 110 and C460 all-in-one PC) so that no matter which one I use I will see the same thing.  I want the two desktops to be identical.  Both are running Win10.  Is this possible?[note: I also posted this to the C460 PC board, not knowing which is the mmore appropriate place for this question to go]

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Can I sync my 2 Lenovos (ideapad 110 and C460 all-in-one PC) so that no matter which one I use I will see the same thing.  I want the two desktops to be identical.  Both are running Win10.  Is this possible?[note: I posted the same question on ideapad board, not knowing which was more appropriate]

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I just purchased a used c460 and discovered it has an administration passowrd in the bios. How do I go about restoring the bios so I can restore the computer to be able to use it. As of now, all I cand dobos boot from the hd into a windows she'll program.
 
 
Mod's Edit: System model added to front of Subject line to improve visibility / clarity.

A:C460 - Bios password reset

Welcome to the Lenovo Community !
 
The simplest solution would be to contact the previous owner, if known, and ask them.
 
Otherwise you could try removing the motherboard battery to clear the CMOS, but that will require a little disassembly.  With the battery removed from the motherboard, press the Power On button for 15 seconds to discharge any residual electrical charge on the motherboard to clear the CMOS which in turn should remove any BIOS passwords..  The link below is for your model's Hardware Maintenance Manual for your reference.....
 
https://download.lenovo.com/consumer/desktop_pub/lenovo_c460_hmm_20131107.pdf

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Good day. I have the C460 All-in-One (Lenovo)with dvbt tuner Avermedia H334 MiniCard. After upgrading to Win10, I do not have AVermedia. After manual installation, it signals that I can not find the AVermedia tuner card.On  net we can see win 10 does not support this card.is there any resolution?Justify my mistakes by writing through the translator.
Thanks for help.
 
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I was aghast for reinstallations of Windows 8 because of reasons unknown which ran operating system into trouble.
Now I know why this happened, because I selected maximum number of processors shown in 'Msconfig', which really doesn't exists ('Msconfig' showed 4 processors for Intel Core i3210).
From next start Windows 8 ran into trouble and within a day or two of using this desktop stopped responding, happened for all operating systems where I selected maximum number of processors shown in 'Msconfig'.
Therefore do not select maximum number of processors from 'Msconfig'.

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Why the strangeqe question?

you see I have a Dell XPS 15z laptop with a core i7 processor, 8 Giga RAM running Windows 7 Premium and I also have an HP desktop with a core two duo processor, 3 Gigs of ram running Windows 7 Professional but surprizingly the desktop runs faster than the laptop when I give them both tthe same task on Photoshop CS6 ( a processor heavy application). I feel that I have been cheated into buying the Dell laptop which at the time of purchase was expensive in the is country.

A:Are there any new processors that are faster than Core I7 processors

Does it use 100% cpu for a long time? (so cpu is the bottleneck)
Is it a multithreaded application, so are tasks split in many subtasks and use different cores?

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Im working on building a server and I need an AMD processor in it. Right now, im looking at AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ 1GHz FSB Socket 939 Dual Core Processor Model ADA3800BVBOX for $322. The purpose of this server is just a place that 4 computers can access. Its not going to be set up as a server, but just Windows XP without a monitor. Im running an intel pentium 4 on the computer holding the network right now, and it is doing fine. Sometimes its just a little slow. So, I would like a little better than a Pentium 4, but AMD. Also, less then $322. What can I get?

Thanks,
e39m5
 

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DxDiag says that I have a "Intel(R) Core(TM)2 CPU 6300 @ 1.86GHz (2 CPUs)"

I want to know what this means, do I have two processors? Each at 1.86?

What's going on in there?
 

A:How many processors do I have?

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now pentume is no more i think ...

core2duo may be runnig

the i series is also running ...

what is the meaning of i3 , i5 and i7 ? just numbers ? odd numbers ?

or they mean something ? leave that the higher the number the better the processor ,, but why exactly 3 , 5 and 7 ?

also there is somthing like second generation and 3rd generations

are they sub divisions of i 3 , 5 and 7 ? like i3 is about three generations ?

is it true that in i family , we have multiple processors at the same time ?

finally , from my device manager ... why 4 lines are under processor head cutter ?

A:processors , and how many do i have ?

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I am looking to buying a new PC but I am struggling to decide between to processors. Either the i7-930 or the i7-870.

Here's the thing, they are pretty equal so its a toss up of what is more important. Please give me your input. Everything will be appreciated.

Thanks.

Btw: overclocking isn't an issue, if that's any help.

A:Some help with processors please...

I'm running the i7-870 on an Asus board. Assembled it in early August with no problems since.

I also considered the i7-930. The price difference of the chip and the x58 motherboard and RAM was more than my budget could handle.
You can't go wrong either way. There are other similar set ups to mine by users on the forum and others with the 930.

Price seems to be the major difference not performance.

I saved the money and I am well satisfied with the ASUS motherboard combo I have.
The 870 will OC to 3.8GHz with no problem.
I had to try it once.
Not sure of the limit but have heard about them up to 4.0.
So they aren't a dog.

Hope that helps
Mike

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Hello all

I need help on this one i only have (4) processors.

What do i do with (8) this is not right.

Thanks for your help

A:Processors i7

Not to worry. With hyper-threading enabled, one would expect to see 8 on a quad processor.

James

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Hello there! I already know that the Hp xw6400 Workstation has 2 processors but Windows says I have 2.33ghz (2 processors) does this mean it has 2 2.33ghz processors to make 4.66ghz or does it mean 2 processors make the 2.33ghz?

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Could someone explain what processors are for and what is a good one to buy with my new computer?
 

A:processors

A processor is the "brains" of your computer.
what is a good one to buy with my new computer?
Click to expand...

Your question does not really have a definitive answer; it is too vague. We would need to know what the intended use of the system is to be ie are you intending on gaming, doing video editing, just email/web surfing, what?

It is somewhat like asking "What is the best car" Well there are a lot of cars and they have different attributes such as a sports car might not be the best choice for an area that gets a LOT of snow. If that were the case, a 4x4 truck would be "Better" than the sports car.
 

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what ia the minimal mhz of processor that u would advise to have for the use of b-band internet acsess as ive got a 750mhz processor and ive got b-band which seem to work ok but am i getting the full benifit for my money or not as i still have time to cancell my account if not so plz give me your veiws thankyoufor all the help i get.
 

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I have a Presario V6000 with AMD Turion 64 Processor. I am using XP w/sp2. When sp3 came out I installed it and lost everything on my computer. I had warranty on it so HP was able to talk me through a rebooting and reinstall of xp. I have been using xp since 2009 without sp3 but keeping up with other MS updates. I now need to install TurboTax but cannot as it requires SP3. I have installed HP's fix then MS fix which will not install. It says that "your system does not meet the requirements for this update. (9998). What am I missing?

A:sp3 and amd processors

and welcome to the Forum

Try this handy tool that disablers the intell driver in HO systems with AMD processors

https://msinfluentials.com/blogs/jes...ng-xp-sp3.aspx

and . . always backup any data you cherish before applying Service Packs . . If you have been running without SP3 for this long, you may have other issues than the intell driver problem

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I am buying a laptop and have pretty much decided on everything i want, however the processor stage is confusing me. I have always bought computers in the past based on their GHz (my current desktop is 3.2 GHz, and i understand how that compares to others).

As i was browsing the Dell gaming notebooks, the Duo Core processors were only clocked up to about 2.16GHz. A similarly specced laptop with a Pentium 4 HT 3.2GHz processor seemed relatively similar in price. Does the duel core processor actually have 1GHz less power. The AMD Turion from Alienware was only 2.4Ghz. Does this mean it has .8Ghz less power?

I want to buy a computer with a processor equivalent or better to my Pentium 4 HT at 3.2GHz, and i don't care about weight or power. I don't paticularly like the laptops i have seen so far with the Pentium 4 chips because i am not getting the 512mb 7900 NVidia i want. Help?
 

A:Help with Processors

GHZ haven't meant much for a while and now they mean Nothing!

The Core Duo is likely better then the P4 3.2, depending on the exact model, but it should be a better choice.

The Turion will be just as good or even better then the Core Duo.
 

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Hi

As I start my merry journey into the 'brains' of home computing I was wondering if anyone has any information on the different processors and cost, compatability, performance etc etc in 1 document/Website......Basically I wast something that I can refer to quickly and then investigate further once I have the basic info for that particular processor. Many thanks.

A:Processors

it really depends what route you want to take from here, Intel or AMD, this is where your journey begins, i'm not that clued up on AMD, but i know quite a bit about Intel.

Firstly, a history lesson ;-)

I'm going to skip the first lot of processors that were pre-2000,

so, Pentium 4 and Celeron at socket 478, not really anything brilliant about these processors, if you ever come across a celeron, avoid them at all cost, these are described as "family processors", good for general productivity and not much else, Pentium 4 with hyper threading was ok, hyper threading on the p4 was a 1 core processor that simulated multiple cores, seemed to work ok but you could tell the difference when you multitasked.

now, moving onto socket LGA775, this socket introduced the first ever true multi-core processors on the mainstream market, with the core2duo and core2quad processors proving to be very good at almost everything, you could also get core2duo extreme and core2quad extreme processors which were for heavy duty gaming and multitasking(including heavy HD video editing), you can get a 775 socket P4 though, but with HT technology, and also the celeron family making an appearance.

now to the most recent socket LGA1366, this socket is exclusive to multi-core processors, with the likes of i3(2 core), i5(4 core) and i7(6 core) processors, the i7 family also incorporated an extra 2 simulated cores using intels hyper threading technology, which seems to work rather well, making it... Read more

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Ok i will try and word this a bit better. OK i am building myself a computer. I am going to pick up the motherboard soon. I need to know what one to get. I am trying to think of what type of CPU to get. I can spend up to $350 Canadian ($287 U.S.) on it. I want to know what you think is better, AMD, or Intel. And if so what GHz and model.
 

A:Please help (processors)

Alex4 said:

Ok i will try and word this a bit better. OK i am building myself a computer. I am going to pick up the motherboard soon. I need to know what one to get. I am trying to think of what type of CPU to get. I can spend up to $350 Canadian ($287 U.S.) on it. I want to know what you think is better, AMD, or Intel. And if so what GHz and model. Click to expand...

350 on entire pc? or just cpu
 

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I have currently an AMD 400mhz processor and an IWILL XA100plus motherboard. Unfortunately the motherboard cannot support processor power higher than 500mhz.

I would like a motherboard that can accommodate 700+ MB Ram. I would like a processor speed of about 1Ghz-1.5Ghz. I also need a heat sink and cooling fan to accomidate the power of the processor.

does anyone have any ideas of where i can buy them as a package

*ALSO*

could someone tell me the difference between a socket 7 processor and a normal one, would I have to get a special motherboard for a non socket 7 processor.

thanks
JA
 

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i want a fast processor for games. I looked around online and i heard that some processors get too hot and could melt. I just need a solid, fast, reliable processor for gaming.
btw i heard celeron wasnt for gaming why is that?
 

A:Processors

Celeron' lack the internal cache, and other command sets that are vital to a good gaming experience.

They are designed for entry-level consumer pc' where the only tasks performed would be email, web browsing, and music ...
 

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hi
i havea p4 motherboard with a 462 chip slot and was wondering since the chip slot for this amd processor is 462 will it work or would i be getting into trouble? thanks John
 

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Okay, now my question is: Can you run a 64-bit OS on 2-32 bit processors? Note: i don't want to try this, but in theory it should work if the OS can address both processors as 1 64 bit processor, correct?

A:64-bit os on (2) 32-bit processors?

No it won't. That theory falls flat on its face as you don't get 64 bit computing from two 32 bit processors. The processor either supports 64 bit or it doesn't. Same applies to quad core processors; it is 4 cores running at a set speed (2.4 GHz for example), not as a processor running at 9.6 GHZ (don't know if they are still there, but there used to be a few that tried to pull this scam on ebay).

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I have just been looking on the following web site to see if my PC can run certain games. http://www.systemrequirementslab.com/referrer/srtest

In the info I am given after it tests my PC, it says I have the following;

You Have: 2 processors running - Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.00GHz
You Have: 2.99 GHz Performance Rated at 4.49 GHz

How do I tell if I have 2 processors running, and can I make full use of them if I have two?
 

A:How many processors do I have?

Look inside your case. If you don't see two CPU cooling systems, you have one physical processor. You propably have one dual-core processor, and you're propably taking full advantage of the both cores.
 

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Hi, all. I have a noob question about my processor. I just bought a AMD Barton 2500+. It says that it's supposed to run at 1.833 GHz. I looked in my system properties, and it says its running at 1.10 GHz. I kow my motherboard can handle the chip. Is there a setting in my bios that will goose the processor to the speed it needs to be?

My specs are:
Win XP Pro Service Pack 1
AMD Barton 2500+
768 mb SDRam.
Ge Force 4
soundblaster Value
Biostar M7VIG PRO motherboard, 200 / 266MHz front side bus
Is it because the processor has a 333 MHz bus?
I don't know. Anyone that can help, I would appreciate it.
Thanks in advance.
 

A:Some help with processors

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hello

how do I know if my intel pentium D processor is a 32bit or a 64bit?

or are all dual core processors now are 64bit?
 

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alright so im lookin to buy a new processor ive been lookin at an amd athlon 4400+X2 socket 939 or an amd athlon 4600+X2 socket 939.

heres the specs for the 4400+X2

Processor Speed + Class
Processor Class: AMD Athlon 64 X2
Processor Speed: 2.2 GHz
AMD Model: 4400+
Bus Speed: 1 GHz
Physical + Memory Specifications
Processor Socket: AMD® Socket 939
Number of Processor Cores: 2
L1 Cache Size: 128 kB x 2
L2 Cache Size: 2 MB
Included Fan Type: ATX
heres the specs for 4600+X2

Processor Speed + Class
Processor Class: AMD Athlon 64 X2
Processor Speed: 2.4 GHz
AMD Model: 4600+
Bus Speed: 1 GHz
Physical + Memory Specifications
Processor Socket: AMD® Socket 939
Number of Processor Cores: 2
L1 Cache Size: 256 kB x 2
L2 Cache Size: 1 MB
Included Fan Type: ATX

as u may notice the 4400 has an L2 cache of 1mb x 2 while the 4600+ has a L2 cache of 512kb x 2
so im just wondering whats better for gaming. im an avid gamer. just wondering what would be better. thanks
 

A:2 AMD processors. WHICH ONE?

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I have heard that AMD's processors help protect against viruses:

this is what it said that I was reading:

"All AMD64 processors, including the AMD Athlon? 64 FX, AMD Athlon 64, and Mobile AMD Athlon 64 processors, are enabled with Enhanced Virus Protection. With Microsoft® Windows® XP Service Pack 2 (SP2), you will be able to fully utilize the security technology*. By providing extra security at the platform level, AMD lets you easily embrace the future of computing. "

I think thats kinda cool if this is True.. :giddy:
 

A:AMD Processors

It's not True, it's Marketing.

There is some truth in there but not enough to get all excited about it.
 

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Hi guys. My current computer is 4-years old now and I would like to buy a new one. I'm looking to spend around $3000.00 to get a really nice one w/ good warranty, etc. to be safe. But, is there really a HUGE difference between a 3ghz and 3.6ghz processor? Btw, these are both Intel p4 with HTT
 

A:Processors

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Hi all I'm thinking of getting a new CPU and also I want to understand how CPU work so I have some basic quations .I have made a list of some of the processors and the speeds I do not have all the information on the processors speed I can't find it at any book store or any of my books so here it is .
From the first CPU to now .
1971 4004 first CPU made speed ???
1972 8008
1974 8080 2 MHz
1978 8086 4.77 MHz
1979 8088
1982 80286
1985 80386 16 to 33MHz
1989 80486 33 to 100 MHz
??? K6 166 to 500 MHz
1993 pentim 1 60 to 233 MHz
??? MMX 133 to 233 MHz
1995 pentim pro 150 to 200 MHz
1997 pentim2 233 to 450 MHz
1999 pentim 3 450 to 1.4 GHz
???Intel celeron 1 GHz to 2.2 GHz
2000 pentim 4 1 GHz and can go up to 5 GHz

Top of the line CPU is 3.5 GHz
Top of the line AMD 64 bit processor

Companies that make CPU's
Intel
IBM
AMD
cryrix
IDT

Celenon is made by Intel
Athlon and Duron is made by AMD

New pentium 5 when it comes out 5 GHz and up

I do not have any information on the list blow where it goes in the list above
K7 and D2 and D4 or p6 ..Also is it true that the first CPU used in PCs hand a clook speed of approximately 4.77 MHz
If I was to get a CPU should I get CPU at 3.5 GHz . I think at this time the top of the line CPU is 3.5 GHz. Also is true that pentium 4 when they came out it was 1 GHz and the pentium 4 can go up to 5 GHz and than the pentium 5 will come out?

Anyone have any information ..
 

A:New processors

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I have $1000au to spend on a new processor my 2 options are as follows.

Amd athlon 64 4400+ dual core (939)
Amd athlon 64 4000+ (939)

This is strictly for gamming only i already have a $300au motherboard lined up i just need help deciding on a processor.

Thanks :angel:
 

A:Processors Which one is better!

For gaming the 4000+ would be better as it has a clockspeed of 2.4Ghz (the 4400+ runs at 2.2Ghz). Games are still single-threaded & will not be able to make use of the 2nd core on the 4400+.

That said, if you like to game while having MP3s compressed in the background or DVDShrink running, the 4400+ is the better choice.

Don't you like it when there isn't one clear answer ?
 

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I'm thinking of putting a 64-bit processor into my computer. Can I run 32-bit applications/OS's on a 64-bit processor without run an emulation program or taking a hit in performance (I heard somewhere that you needed an emulator that hogs resources)? Thanks.
 

A:64-bit processors

As far as I`m aware, there should be no problem running 32bit apps with a 64bit processor. And as for an emulator I`ve never heard of one being needed.

Regards Howard
 

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i still dont get this dual processor thingy....id like to know which is faster a pentium D 3ghz something or a core2duo 2.4ghz..for gaming use of corz! nid help fast...coz my dad's gonna buy me a new processor tomorrow
 

A:about processors ??

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This is now my 5th computer, that i have built. I have noticed one thing about processors and computers that i cannot stand. See i origionall got an AMD II 600Mhz, that ran really good, i could multi-task, and everything, then about 2 years later that computer barely ran. Then i got an AMD III 900 Mhz, and the same thing happened. ....... Now i got a new AMD 2200+, and it has been great for 2 years, and now it runs teribly, no where near what it ran when i first got it. Is there a time limit for how good processors run? I dont think its possible for a processor to become fatigued, as it is a piece of hardware and not a boilogical beeing. I reformat quite often, maybe once every 6 months or so, and update my bios as needed. Anyway if anyone has any answers, or is aware of anything i shoulkd be doing different let me know.
 

A:hmm... processors.....

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hey guys is there a difference between notebook/laptop processors and desktop processors? if so can you give me a link for any notebook processors.
 

A:Processors

first i would like to say yess there is a diffrence here is a link to amds laptop processors: http://www.amdcompare.com/us-en/notebook/ and for intel: http://www.intel.com/products/laptop/processors/index.htm?iid=laptop_body+proc
 

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I have a 1.4GHz TBird and its ment to be 1.4GHz but is more 1407MHz thats is very good getting extra without even overclocking basically Atlon XP is newer but seems to be crap like 2000 XP is reall 1700+ and 22000XP is lower so why is that why is 2000XP not 2GHz?
 

A:AMD Processors

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