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Old Sep 01, 2002, 09:04 PM
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Default AMD Duron 1.2ghz or Celeron 1.2ghz?

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which should i get a celeron 1.2ghz or an AMD duron 1.2ghz. This is for laptop/notebook computer. What are the pros and cons of each. I would really appreciate a quick answer cuz i want to know before tommorow so i know what to buy and can take advantage of the labor day sale.

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Old Sep 01, 2002, 09:10 PM
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Moving to Consumers forum where it belongs..
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Old Sep 01, 2002, 10:24 PM
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The duron is faster, but the celeron will use less power (longer battery life) and produce less heat. Also some people think intel are more reliable (me too), but a lot of people say they have no problems with AMD
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Old Sep 02, 2002, 05:56 AM
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I would go for the amd duron they are faster
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Old Sep 02, 2002, 09:04 AM
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i have recently only had Athlon processors m8 and i can recommend AMD as i have had no problems with them
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Old Sep 02, 2002, 02:14 PM
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Yep, the Duron runs circles around the Celeron, but as said, at the cost of more heat and lower battery life.

Ah, decisions.........

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