AMD Phenom II N970
Top 65%160 points
Top 65%
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5.33GHz - 10.67GHz
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AMD Phenom II N970: 26 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

4 x 2.2GHz
AMD Opteron 6220: 24 x 9GHz
153
0

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1333MHz
Samsung Exynos 7420: 2873MHz
107
0

3. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
45nm
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835: 10nm
68
0

4. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
Intel Xeon E7-8890 v4: 48
67
0

5. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
512KB
AMD Opteron 6180 SE: 1536KB
62
0

6. PassMark result

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
2568
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084: 17470
61
0

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.
35W
Intel Atom Z650: 3W
61
0

8. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
2MB
AMD Opteron 6284 SE: 16MB
60
0

9. L2 core

More data can be stored in the L2 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
0.50MB/core
Intel Core i5-4200Y: 2.50MB/core
56
0

10. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2017)
3869
Intel Core i7-6950X: 51251
56
0

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 Phenom II N970
86% have it
43
0

12. PassMark result (single)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using a single thread.
704
Intel Core i3-7350K: 2625
40
0

13. performance per watt

This means the CPU is more efficient, giving a greater amount of performance for each watt of power used.
111
Intel Core M7-6Y75: 1420.8
35
0

14. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
AMD Phenom II N970
89% have it
34
0

15. 7zip benchmark

This benchmark tests the CPU to see how well it performs using the 7zip program.
12595MIPS
Intel Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition: 31232MIPS
34
0

16. 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 Phenom II N970
95% have it
32
0

17. height

35mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm
30
0

18. Cinebench 10 result (single)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using a single thread.
1861
Intel Core i7-4790K: 8785
29
0

19. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
AMD Phenom II N970
77% have it
29
0

20. Cinebench 10 result

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
6826
Intel Core i7-4960X: 38726
29
0

21. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
AMD Phenom II N970
97% have it
28
0

22. clock multiplier

The clock multiplier controls the speed of the CPU.
11
Intel Core i7-4870HQ: 47
28
0

23. 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
27
0

24. 3DMark 06 result

This benchmark measures the performance of the GPU.
3046
Intel Core i5-7600T: 12740
27
0

25. width

35mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm
27
0

26. bus speed

The bus is responsible for transferring data between different components of a computer or device.
1.80GHz
Intel Atom D2700: 2133GHz
25
0

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