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AMD A6-5350M
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AMD A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
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AMD A6-5350M vs Intel Core i7-3960X: 27 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

3.41x faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 2.9GHz
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 32 x 3GHz
6 x 3.3GHz

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1600MHz
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 2933MHz
1600MHz

3. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
2
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 64
12

4. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 12nm
32nm

5. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
1MB
Intel Xeon Phi 7235: 32MB
1.5MB

6. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
96KB
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX: 2250KB
384KB

7. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
AMD A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
56% have it

8. 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 A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
96% have it

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.
35W
Intel Atom E3805: 3W
130W

10. L2 core

More data can be stored in the L2 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
0.5MB/core
Intel Core i5-4200Y: 2.5MB/core
0.25MB/core

11. 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.
3.5GHz
Intel Core i5-7200U: 3100GHz
3.9GHz

12. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
AMD A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
79% have it

13. Has an unlocked multiplier

Some processors come with an unlocked multiplier which makes them easy to overclock, allowing you to gain increased performance in games and other applications.
AMD A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
10% have it

14. 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 A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
88% have it

15. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
AMD A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
94% have it

16. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
2
Intel Atom x5-Z8350: 12.8
4

17. 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 A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
57% have it

18. 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 Core i9-7920X: 44
2

19. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
AMD A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
94% have it

20. Has FMA4

FMA4 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
11% have it

21. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
95% have it

22. Has F16C

F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
58% have it

23. Has FMA3

FMA3 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
44% have it

24. 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.
4.2
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 4.2
4.2

25. 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 A6-5350M
Intel Core i7-3960X
78% have it

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