AMD Athlon II X2 270
Top 60%188 points
Top 60%
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AMD Athlon II X2 270: 32 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

2 x 3.4GHz
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. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
2
Intel Xeon E7-8890 v4: 48

5. L1 cache

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

6. PassMark result

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
1966
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084: 17470

7. L2 cache

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

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.
65W
Intel Atom Z650: 3W

9. 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

10. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2017)
4216
Intel Core i7-6950X: 51251

11. 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 Athlon II X2 270
87% have it

12. number of transistors

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

13. memory channels

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

14. 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

15. PassMark result (single)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using a single thread.
1159
Intel Core i3-7350K: 2625

16. PassMark result (overclocked)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU whilst it is overclocked.
2449
Intel Core i7-5960X: 18948

17. performance per watt

This means the CPU is more efficient, giving a greater amount of performance for each watt of power used.
65
Intel Core M7-6Y75: 1420.8

18. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
AMD Athlon II X2 270
90% have it

19. SysMark 2012 result

SysMark 2012 result for overall CPU performance.
80
Intel Core i7-980X: 257

20. 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 Athlon II X2 270
95% have it

21. height

40mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm

22. result for media creation

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out media creation work.
78
Intel Core i7-4770K: 233

23. 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

24. result for web development

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out web development work.
53
Intel Core i7-3960X: 268

25. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD Athlon II X2 270
78% have it

26. result for 3D modelling

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out 3D modelling work.
86
Intel Core i7-4960X: 330

27. result for office productivity

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out productivity work.
92
Intel Core i7-4770K: 212

28. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
AMD Athlon II X2 270
97% have it

29. clock multiplier

The clock multiplier controls the speed of the CPU.
17
Intel Core i7-4870HQ: 47

30. result for system management

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out system management work.
110
Intel Core i7-4770K: 209

31. 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

32. width

40mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm

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