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Top 27%
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AMD A8-5550M vs AMD A10-5800K: 30 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

1.81x faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 2.1GHz
Intel Xeon Platinum 8180: 28 x 2.5GHz
4 x 3.8GHz

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1600MHz
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G: 2933MHz
1866MHz

3. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
Intel Xeon Platinum 8176: 56
4

4. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
AMD Ryzen 5 2600: 12nm
32nm

5. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
515MHz
Intel Core i7-4770R: 1300MHz
800MHz

6. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
4MB
Intel Xeon Platinum 8176: 28MB
4MB

7. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
192KB
AMD Opteron 6180 SE: 1536KB
192KB

8. 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
100W

9. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
AMD A8-5550M
AMD A10-5800K
56% 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 A8-5550M
AMD A10-5800K
96% have it

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: 2.5MB/core
1MB/core

12. 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.
3.1GHz
Intel Core i5-7200U: 3100GHz
4.2GHz

13. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
AMD A8-5550M
AMD A10-5800K
78% have it

14. 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 A8-5550M
AMD A10-5800K
9% have it

15. DirectX version

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
11.1
Intel Core i5-8600: 12
11

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 A8-5550M
AMD A10-5800K
88% have it

17. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
AMD A8-5550M
AMD A10-5800K
94% have it

18. memory channels

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

19. 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

20. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
AMD A8-5550M
AMD A10-5800K
94% have it

21. OpenGL version

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
4.2
Intel Core i5-8600: 4.5
4.2

22. Has FMA4

FMA4 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD A8-5550M
AMD A10-5800K
10% have it

23. Has F16C

F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD A8-5550M
AMD A10-5800K
57% have it

24. Has FMA3

FMA3 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD A8-5550M
AMD A10-5800K
43% 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.
1.2
Intel Core i3-8100T: 2
1.2

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