I was looking to purchase a new PC, but i figured i would just try to upgrade my current one (DIY Project).
Looking through my system information to see which hardware was good enough to keep and saw:
Processor: 2x Intel(R) Pentium(R) D CPU 2.80GHz
How would you calculate your processing power:
Is it 5.60GHz?
Can it handle programs that require 3.00+GHz?
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No, it doesn't calculate as 5.60GHz. Dual Core allows for multitasking.
Dual Core processors both work at the same speed, in your case 2.8GHz. If you could imagine having a chopping knife in each hand, and you could chop with both at the same speed, then one hand would be …
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