Pentium D is the first dual core processor chip that was manufactured by Intel and certainly did open up a new world for the company. However it could not really shine due to various issues such as compatibility. The architecture was based on the previous P4’s instead of using a newer design.
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Pentium Dual Core
Dual Core allowed Intel to come back in the spotlight due to its design being one which is based on core architecture along with being able to effectively run at a lower clock speed. They also produce less heat in terms of processing at full capacity along with the fact that power consumption has also made them a favourite in mobile devices.
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