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AMD A6-5200 vs Intel Core i3-3120M: 26 facts in comparison

1. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
28nm
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835: 10nm
22nm

2. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
625MHz
Intel Core i7-4770R: 1300MHz
650MHz

3. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
256KB
AMD Opteron 6180 SE: 1536KB
128KB

4. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
2MB
AMD Opteron 6284 SE: 16MB
0.50MB

5. L2 core

More data can be stored in the L2 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
0.25MB/core
Intel Core i5-4200Y: 2.50MB/core
0.25MB/core

6. DirectX version

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

7. Uses hyperthreading technology

Many of Intel's processors use hyperthreading, which means that each core of the processor can work on two threads at once instead of most processors which work on a single thread per core. This means you can have significant performance gains in certain applications.
AMD A6-5200
Intel Core i3-3120M
45% have it

8. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
AMD A6-5200
Intel Core i3-3120M
69% have it

9. Has Tri-Gate transistors

An advanced transistor technology developed by Intel that allows lower power consumption and higher speeds.
AMD A6-5200
Intel Core i3-3120M
31% have it

10. 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 A6-5200
Intel Core i3-3120M
87% have it

11. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
AMD A6-5200
70% have it

12. 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
3

13. OpenGL version

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
4.30
AMD A10-7890K: 4.50
4

14. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
AMD A6-5200
Intel Core i3-3120M
90% have it

15. 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.
1.10
Qualcomm Snapdragon 653: 2
1.10

16. 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 A6-5200
Intel Core i3-3120M
95% have it

17. Has Intel Quick Sync Video

This allows very fast video transcoding times, for example when ripping a DVD or Blu-ray to your computer.
AMD A6-5200
Intel Core i3-3120M
34% have it

18. Has RdRand

RdRand is an instruction set used for cryptography.
AMD A6-5200
Intel Core i3-3120M
22% have it

19. height

13mm shorter.
24.50mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm
37.50mm

20. GPU turbo

When the GPU is running below its limitations, it can boost to a higher clock speed in order to give increased performance.
875MHz
Intel Core i7-4930MX: 1350MHz
1100MHz

21. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD A6-5200
Intel Core i3-3120M
78% have it

22. Has F16C

F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD A6-5200
Intel Core i3-3120M
43% have it

23. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
AMD A6-5200
Intel Core i3-3120M
97% have it

24. Has AVX

AVX is used to help speed up calculations in multimedia, scientific and financial applications, as well as improving Linux RAID software performance.
AMD A6-5200
Intel Core i3-3120M
64% have it

25. width

13mm narrower.
24.50mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm
37.50mm

26. SSE version

SSE is used to speed up multimedia tasks such as editing an image or adjusting audio volume. Each new version contains new instructions and improvements.
4
Intel Xeon E3-1280 v6: 4.20
4.20

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