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Old 05-10-05, 05:04 PM   #51
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Default Re: First real image of xbox360, new controller and remote

Originally Posted by Vagrant Zero
Somebody wanna spell out the diff between dual cpu and dual core cpu? Is dual cpu having to seperate CPUs inside one computer [like if I were to go out and buy another A64 3200+ and cram it into my current computer] while dual core is having two CPUs on one single die/chip/thingie that I put the nasty cream on?
Yes. Though, to have Dual CPUs, you need a motherboard that supports it (obviously). Each CPU usually has its own memory interface as well, wheras a multi-core setup will have only one.
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