dual vs single core opteron 100's
oceanare at pacific.net.sg
Tue Jan 24 15:55:12 PST 2006
Ken Gunderson wrote:
> fwiw- my friend asserts it will ALWAYS be the faster single core because
> of context switches and dual cores are optimized for highly multi-
the calculations will be faster but not the response. The second core
will handle mouse and keyboard while the first does the computation.
A average user will always believe a dual 1 GHz machine is faster than a
single CPU 3 GHz machine as long as there is no complex computation.
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