Core Duo

Updated: 05/05/2017 by Computer Hope

centrino duoAlternatively referred to as the Centrino Duo, the Core Duo was Intel's first dual-core processor developed for mobile computers and was first released on January 5, 2006. It was also the first Intel processor to be used with Apple Macintosh computers.

Note: The Core Solo is a version of the Intel Core Duo, except with only one core enabled, for a more affordable price.

Apple terms, Core, Core 2, CPU terms, Dual-core