AMD A6-3500
Top 45%257 points
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5.33GHz - 10.67GHz
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Has integrated graphics

AMD A6-3500: 42 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

3 x 2.1GHz
AMD Opteron 6220: 24 x 9GHz

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1866MHz
Samsung Exynos 7420: 2873MHz

3. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835: 10nm

4. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
443MHz
Intel Core i7-4770R: 1300MHz

5. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
3
Intel Xeon E7-8890 v4: 48

6. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
384KB
AMD Opteron 6180 SE: 1536KB

7. PassMark result

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
2084
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084: 17470

8. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
3MB
AMD Opteron 6284 SE: 16MB

9. thermal design power (TDP)

The thermal design power (TDP) is the maximum amount of power the cooling system needs to dissipate. A lower TDP typically means that it consumes less power.
65W
Intel Atom Z650: 3W

10. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2017)
3551
Intel Core i7-6950X: 51251

11. L2 core

More data can be stored in the L2 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
1MB/core
Intel Core i5-4200Y: 2.50MB/core

12. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
29.80GB/s
Intel Xeon E5504: 192.20GB/s

13. turbo clock speed

When the CPU is running below its limitations, it can boost to a higher clock speed in order to give increased performance.
2.40GHz
AMD FX-9590: 5GHz

14. DirectX version

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
11
Intel Core i5-7600T: 12

15. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
AMD A6-3500
69% have it

16. Supports 64-bit

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
AMD A6-3500
87% have it

17. number of transistors

A higher transistor count generally indicates a newer, more powerful processor.
1178 million
Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4: 7200 million

18. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
2
Intel Core i7-6950X: 4

19. PassMark result (single)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using a single thread.
766
Intel Core i3-7350K: 2625

20. PCI Express (PCIe) version

PCI Express (PCIe) is a high speed expansion card standard, that connects the computer to it's peripherals. Newer versions can support more bandwidth and deliver better performance.
2
Intel Xeon E3-1280 v6: 3

21. PassMark result (overclocked)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU whilst it is overclocked.
2465
Intel Core i7-5960X: 18948

22. OpenGL version

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
4.20
AMD A10-7890K: 4.50

23. performance per watt

This means the CPU is more efficient, giving a greater amount of performance for each watt of power used.
55
Intel Core M7-6Y75: 1420.8

24. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
AMD A6-3500
90% have it

25. OpenCL version

Some applications use OpenCL to utilise the power of the graphics processing unit (GPU) for non-graphical computing. Newer versions introduce more functionality and better performance.
1.20
Qualcomm Snapdragon 653: 2

26. Has dynamic frequency scaling

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
AMD A6-3500
95% have it

27. SysMark 2012 result

SysMark 2012 result for overall CPU performance.
68
Intel Core i7-980X: 257

28. CPU temperature

If the CPU exceeds the maximum operating temperature then problems such as random resets can occur.
70.90°C
Intel Pentium A1020: 105°C

29. height

40mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm

30. result for media creation

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out media creation work.
68
Intel Core i7-4770K: 233

31. result for data work

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out data and financial analysis work.
73
Intel Core i7-4960X: 340

32. result for web development

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out web development work.
49
Intel Core i7-3960X: 268

33. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD A6-3500
78% have it

34. supported displays

Using multiple displays you can create a larger work space, making it easier to work across multiple applications.
4
AMD A10-7870K: 4

35. result for system management

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out system management work.
77
Intel Core i7-4770K: 209

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