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    whats the difference between the 27inch quad and 27inch dual core??

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    whats the difference between the 27inch quad and 27inch dual core??
    I know one had quad core processor and other dual core, but whats the speed difference like and all the other stuff???

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    whats the difference between the 27inch quad and 27inch dual core??
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    The processor difference is significant. The dual core operates at a higher frequency, but the quad core is more future-proof with a slightly lower frequency. The graphics card with the quad core is the highest, but is an option on the dual core version..

    If you are considering purchasing a 27" iMac might I suggest that you first visit Apple - iMac - Technical Specifications and read that and come back with a few more specific questions..

    Regards

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    whats the difference between the 27inch quad and 27inch dual core??
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    One is core 2 duo and the other is either i5 or i7
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