AMD X2 4800 Vs Intel E4400

By kunjikaly ยท 6 replies
Sep 14, 2007
  1. Second thought While selecting CPU

    Price is almost same, Athlon 64 X2 4800+ (2.5GHz 1MB L2 cache) while Intel Core 2 Duo E4400 (2MB L2 cache 2.00Ghz 800MHz FSB) Kindly tell How Additional Catch memory benefits.

    Motherboard for intel platform is constlier than AMD.

    This is for home use, only medium games, brousing

    Thanking u in Advance
  2. kpo6969

    kpo6969 TS Maniac Posts: 710

  3. tipstir

    tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 2,472   +126

    Athlon 64 X2 6000+ 3.0GHz better choice..
  4. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 12,965   +2,521

    We Have a Winner........

    Tom's hardware shows the AMD as a winner, a good buy since AMD was forced to drop their prices due to the C2Ds. The only additional question that should be asked is this: Since all Tom's Hardware tests were run at stock speeds, would the Intel chip be a better choice if you were going to overclock? I don't know this answer, but I'm sure that somebody has some input that could help. Well?
  5. tipstir

    tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 2,472   +126

    I use AMD 80% in my new builds...
  6. nickc

    nickc TechSpot Paladin Posts: 923   +11

    captaincranky, if the Core 2 Duo E4400 (2MB L2 cache 2.00Ghz 800MHz FSB) is all u are looking at then stay with the AMD, the E4400 is one of the slowest of the new intel processors and Athlon 64 X2 4800+ (2.5GHz 1MB L2 cache)will probably beat it considerably, altho if u were going to go faster the intels are faster but both are good processors.
  7. kunjikaly

    kunjikaly TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanku for the reply
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