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Chip Help Needed

Discussion in 'CPUs' started by smckay, 3 Aug 2006.

  1. smckay


    Joined: 2 Aug 2006

    Posts: 35

    Ok apart from the 925 having double the cache and faster FSB what are the major differences between these 2 chips please???

    PENTIUM® 4 524
    PENTIUM® D 925

  2. Fanatic


    Joined: 25 Jan 2006

    Posts: 2,669

    Location: Birmingham

    Pentium D is duel core i believe. Reading the section on each in the catalogue would tell you :)
  3. Justintime


    Joined: 24 Jul 2006

    Posts: 8,869

    Location: Edmonton, London, UK

    Yes the 524 is single core with a 533FSB and 1MB cache. The 925 has 2x2mb L2 cache 800FSB and is dual core. The FSB would offer a tremendous performance boost, the L2 cache is also 3x larger.
  4. smckay


    Joined: 2 Aug 2006

    Posts: 35

    Cheers - tbh it is what I thought but it can't hurt to ask! :D