Wait, did you just call the Turion slower?!? The fact that it is 64 bit alone gives it, in theory, twice the computing power. Add to that a better core and larger fsb and there is no contest. The performance difference between the turion and sempron will be very noticable. I wouldn't even put the two chips in the same class. You should know that the Ghz has much less effect on cpu speed than most people think. AMD chips can be even better than their intel counterparts despite the fact that the intel chips are "faster" because, in reality, the speed of a cpu is based on many different factors.
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