I mean. now I haveFaster than what? from P4 it certainly is, but it'll still strugge at emulating ps2, mine was Athlon X2 @ 3GHz and the only games with constant 60 fps was 2D games, for most 3D it frequently dip.
If you haven't bought your new PC yet, I suggest to invest in Intel build instead, it is faster on PCSX2 and more overclockable.
p4 3.0 GHZ
1.5 GB of Ram
256 Video Card Geforce 6600
But now I have got the answer. So, you say that Intel Pentium is better and comfortable