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core 2 duo vs. AMD Turion 64

What is the difference between the core 2 duo and the AMD Turion processors and is one newer or better than the other?

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Shipping date?

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I want to be as ahead of the game as possible

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I want to be as ahead of the game as possible. I know that computers over $1500 won't have the best of everything.

I need a laptop that I can have great internet speeds, I download pictures and music. I would also like to burn cds and dvds. I need a laptop because i dont have the space for a pc.

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Download speed peaked out years ago.

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If you had the latest Core 2 Duo and I had my old Acer ter-600 (MHz) I can assure you that downloads with finish with a second of each other. Hope that helps.

Bob

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Core 2 Duo

If you want to get the latest technology, then, get the Core 2 Duo.

Turion is a single core CPU while the Core 2 is a dual-core, the latest mobile technology.

I have the Core Duo CPU and I really love it. A powerful and very fast CPU.

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