AMD Athlon X4 940
AMD Athlon X4 940
Top 72%596 points
Top 72%
Top specs and features

AMD Athlon X4 940: 23 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

4 x 3.2GHz
Intel Xeon Platinum 8180: 28 x 2.5GHz

2. RAM speed

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

3. CPU threads

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

4. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
28nm
AMD Ryzen 5 2600: 12nm

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.
320KB
AMD Opteron 6180 SE: 1536KB

7. 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 E3805: 3W

8. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
AMD Athlon X4 940
56% have it

9. 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 X4 940
96% have it

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

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.
3.6GHz
Intel Core i5-7200U: 3100GHz

12. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
38.4GB/s
Intel Xeon E5504: 192.2GB/s

13. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
AMD Athlon X4 940
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 Athlon X4 940
9% have it

15. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
AMD Athlon X4 940
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

17. 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.
3
Intel Core i9-7920X: 44

18. Has FMA4

FMA4 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD Athlon X4 940
10% have it

19. Has F16C

F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD Athlon X4 940
57% have it

20. Has FMA3

FMA3 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD Athlon X4 940
43% have it

21. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD Athlon X4 940
94% have it

22. 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
Intel Core i5-8600: 4.2

23. 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 Athlon X4 940
78% have it

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