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Old Nov 11, 2012, 12:43 PM   #1
Filipe Gomes
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MacBook pro Cpu

Hello, I have a MacBook Pro 17 unibody from the early 2009,and i would like to know the difernce betwen my cpu wich is core 2 duo 2.9ghz and a i5 2.5ghz
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Old Nov 11, 2012, 12:45 PM   #2
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Without knowing specifics, I can say that the i5 is quite a bit faster.
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Old Nov 11, 2012, 12:45 PM   #3
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The i5 is a quad-core, and about twice as fast.
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Old Nov 11, 2012, 12:50 PM   #4
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The i5 is a quad-core, and about twice as fast.
How do you know which i5 he's talking about? The 13" MBP has a dual core 2.5GHz i5.

Regardless, the i5 is going to be faster than the Core2 Duo.
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