AMD Athlon II X2 270
AMD Athlon II X2 270
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AMD Athlon II X2 270: 32 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

2 x 3.4GHz
Intel Xeon Platinum 8180: 28 x 2.5GHz

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1866MHz
Intel Xeon Gold 5122: 2670MHz

3. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
Intel Atom C3958: 14nm

4. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
2
Intel Xeon Platinum 8176: 56

5. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
2MB
Intel Xeon Platinum 8176: 28MB

6. L1 cache

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

7. PassMark result

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
1966
Intel Core i7-5960X: 16059

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: 2.5MB/core

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 Athlon II X2 270
96% have it

11. 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

12. 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
93% have it

13. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
AMD Athlon II X2 270
94% have it

14. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
2
Intel Xeon Gold 5115: 6

15. number of transistors

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

16. 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

17. PassMark result (single)

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

18. PassMark result (overclocked)

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

19. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
AMD Athlon II X2 270
94% have it

20. 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

21. SysMark 2012 result

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

22. height

40mm
Samsung Exynos 5 Dual: 11mm

23. 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
95% have it

24. clock multiplier

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

25. result for media creation

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

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