AMD Phenom II N970
AMD Phenom II N970
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AMD Phenom II N970 review: 26 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

4 x 2.2GHz
Intel Xeon Phi 7235: 64 x 1.3GHz

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1333MHz
AMD Ryzen 5 2400GE: 2933MHz

3. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
Intel Xeon Phi 7235: 64

4. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
45nm
AMD Ryzen 5 2600: 12nm

5. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
2MB
Intel Xeon Phi 7235: 32MB

6. L1 cache

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

7. PassMark result

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
2568
Intel Xeon W-2195: 26470

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.
35W
Intel Atom E3805: 3W

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 Phenom II N970
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. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2018)
3869
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 Phenom II N970
88% have it

13. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
AMD Phenom II N970
94% have it

14. PassMark result (single)

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

15. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
AMD Phenom II N970
94% have it

16. 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 i5-7200U: 553.3

17. 7zip benchmark

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

18. 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 Core i7-8086K: 4.2

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
94% have it

20. Cinebench 10 result

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

21. height

35mm
Samsung Exynos 5 Dual: 11mm

22. Cinebench 10 result (single)

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

23. width

35mm
Samsung Exynos 5 Dual: 11mm

24. clock multiplier

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

25. 3DMark 06 result

This benchmark measures the performance of the GPU.
3046
Intel Pentium G4620: 12740

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