Does throttling the CPU down give you more battery life? Does i3 give you more battery life over an i7? Just I've not had the options to really test this theory as it requires having the same laptops ...
Title says it all really: If you have a Core i5 CPU and its TDP is 17W and there is a Core i7 CPU which also has TDP 17W, will they consume the same battery power even though one runs faster? I am ...
I want to purchase a laptop, will be using it mostly for general study work, word, excel, web surfing, movies etc. I finally came down with two dell laptops, only difference with the processor, one ...
Okay, I'm looking for hard evidence to settle an argument. From a developers perspective, the argument of CPU usage and battery life comes into play often. If a CPU is throttled to use 10% of its ...
I've been laptop shopping recently, and I'm intrigued by the Acer Timeline series. It seems to fit somewhere in between "netbook" and "power laptop" performance-wise, and is rated at 8 hours battery ...
I've got a MacBook with a Core 2 Duo CPU. I've got CoreDuoTemp installed which can show the current speed of the CPU. It appears to always show: Mini : 1.0 GHz Maxi : 2.0 GHz Current : 2.0 GHz I ...