AMD FX-6350
Top 38%277 points
Top 38%
Total clock speed
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26 CPUs
21.33GHz - 26.67GHz
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total clock speed
CPU threads
semiconductor size
number of transistors
RAM speed
thermal design power (TDP)
6 x 3.9
GHz
AMD Opteron 6220
8 x 8GHz
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AMD FX-6350: 31 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

6 x 3.9GHz
AMD Opteron 6220: 24 x 8GHz
148
0

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1866MHz
Samsung Exynos 7420: 2873MHz
104
0

3. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
6
Intel Xeon E7-8890 v4: 48
65
0

4. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
MediaTek Helio X30: 10nm
64
0

5. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
288KB
AMD Opteron 6180 SE: 1536KB
62
0

6. 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.
125W
Intel Atom Z670: 3W
61
0

7. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
6MB
AMD Opteron 6380: 16MB
60
0

8. 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
56
0

9. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
21GB/s
Intel Xeon E5504: 192.2GB/s
54
0

10. 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.
4.2GHz
AMD FX-9590: 5GHz
53
0

11. 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 FX-6350
7% have it
45
0

12. number of transistors

A higher transistor count generally indicates a newer, more powerful processor.
1200 million
Nvidia Tegra K1 (64-bit): 7100 million
43
0

13. 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 FX-6350
84% have it
42
0

14. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
AMD FX-6350
65% have it
41
0

15. L3 cache

A larger L3 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
8MB
Intel Xeon E7-8890 v4: 60MB
40
0

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 i7-4770K: 3
40
0

17. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
2
Intel Core i7-3960X: 4
40
0

18. L3 core

More data can be stored in the L3 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
1.333333333333333MB/core
Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4: 15MB/core
39
0

19. Has FMA4

FMA4 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD FX-6350
9% have it
38
0

20. Has FMA3

FMA3 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD FX-6350
20% have it
33
0

21. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
AMD FX-6350
88% have it
33
0

22. height

40mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm
30
0

23. 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 FX-6350
95% have it
30
0

24. bus transfer rate

The bus is responsible for transferring data between different components of a computer or device.
5.4GT/s
Intel Xeon E7-8890 v4: 9.6GT/s
30
0

25. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD FX-6350
74% have it
29
0

26. Has F16C

F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD FX-6350
35% have it
29
0

27. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
AMD FX-6350
98% have it
28
0

28. 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 FX-6350
58% have it
28
0

29. 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 i7-4770K: 4.2
27
0

30. width

40mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm
27
0

31. Turbo Core version

Higher versions of AMD's Turbo Core are more advanced, removing certain limitations and allowing several different turbo levels.
3
AMD Z-60: 400
26
0

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