Imac 17" Intel core duo vs. Intel Core 2 Duo

Discussion in 'iMac' started by Duke&tank, Aug 28, 2010.

  1. Duke&tank macrumors member

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    Hi, im selling my Grandmas Imac 17" Core duo base model and i was asked what cant i do with a core duo"32 bit" vs. the "64bit" core 2 duo i know the common answer is you cant run 64 bit software but is there anything Specifically you cant run on it thats a Core 2 duo can?

    Thank you
    Aaron
     
  2. alust2013 macrumors 601

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    The only limitation is that you can't put as much memory in it. That's also limited by the chipset and a bunch of other blah blah.
     
  3. Duke&tank thread starter macrumors member

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    ok cool thank you very much for the fast responses that what i thought just wanted to make sure

    Aaron
     

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