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I think I just realized something about a pc I built a while back. Here is a link to the motherboard and CPU I bought for it.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16813130515

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16819116212

Here is my question. Does this motherboard support dual core processing and if not did I just waste some money on the processor? Please explain. Thanks!
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According to the specs on the MB the "Pentium D" CPU is a supported model.
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Yes, but shouldn't it say next to hyperthreading that it also supports dual core or is that essentially what a Pentium D is?
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> supports dual core or is that essentially what a Pentium D is?

By definition, Pentium-D cpus are dual core.
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Great!! THanks for the answer.
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