AMD FX-8320
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AMD FX-8320: 53 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

8 x 3.5GHz
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.
8
Intel Xeon E7-8890 v4: 48

5. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
384KB
AMD Opteron 6180 SE: 1536KB

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 Z650: 3W

7. PassMark result

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
8199
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084: 17470

8. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
8MB
AMD Opteron 6284 SE: 16MB

9. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2017)
9492
Intel Core i7-6950X: 51251

10. 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

11. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
21GB/s
Intel Xeon E5504: 192.20GB/s

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.
4GHz
AMD FX-9590: 5GHz

13. 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-8320
6% have it

14. 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-8320
87% have it

15. number of transistors

A higher transistor count generally indicates a newer, more powerful processor.
1200 million
Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4: 7200 million

16. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
AMD FX-8320
70% have it

17. memory channels

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

18. L3 cache

A larger L3 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
8MB
Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4: 60MB

19. PassMark result (single)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using a single thread.
1403
Intel Core i3-7350K: 2625

20. 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

21. L3 core

More data can be stored in the L3 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
1MB/core
Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4: 15MB/core

22. Has FMA4

FMA4 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD FX-8320
9% have it

23. PassMark result (overclocked)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU whilst it is overclocked.
9371
Intel Core i7-5960X: 18948

24. performance per watt

This means the CPU is more efficient, giving a greater amount of performance for each watt of power used.
75
Intel Core M7-6Y75: 1420.8

25. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
AMD FX-8320
90% have it

26. 7zip benchmark

This benchmark tests the CPU to see how well it performs using the 7zip program.
20982MIPS
Intel Core i7-3960X: 31232MIPS

27. 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-8320
95% have it

28. Has FMA3

FMA3 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD FX-8320
30% have it

29. SysMark 2012 result

SysMark 2012 result for overall CPU performance.
162
Intel Core i7-980X: 257

30. DivX encoding result

This benchmark tests to see how quickly the CPU can encode a DivX video using the XMPEG program.
34.30s
Intel Core i7-4960X: 18.70s

31. height

40mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm

32. bus transfer rate

The bus is responsible for transferring data between different components of a computer or device.
5.40GT/s
Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4: 9.60GT/s

33. Cinebench 10 result (single)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using a single thread.
3987
Intel Core i7-4790K: 8785

34. Cinebench 10 result

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
20870
Intel Core i7-4960X: 38726

35. result for data work

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out data and financial analysis work.
228
Intel Core i7-4960X: 340

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