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What is the difference between Hyper Thread and dual-core technology?

Difference between Hyper Thread and dual-core technology.

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An Intel processor with Hyper Thread Technology can execute two software threads in an increasingly parallel manner, utilizing previously unused resources.

An Intel dual-core processor enables each thread to be processed in its own execution core for truly parallel execution.