How much faster is dual quad core processor than a single quad core?

I'm weighing the advantages of buying a dual quad Mac Pro. With a lower clock speed on the based dual processor, how much faster is it overall than the single processor Mac Pro?

  • Asked by Michael B from Eugene
  • Dec 8, 2009
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  • It is 2x faster. Happy thanksgiving!

    • Answered by Marcel T from Sierra Madre
    • Nov 22, 2012