AMD Phenom II X4 965Intel Core i7-3930K
Top 69%666 points
Top 69%
Top 22%1,653 points
Top 22%
AMD Phenom II X4 965
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AMD Phenom II X4 965 vs Intel Core i7-3930K: 38 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

41.18% faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 3.4GHz
Intel Xeon Platinum 8180: 28 x 2.5GHz
6 x 3.2GHz

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1333MHz
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G: 2933MHz
1600MHz

3. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
Intel Xeon Platinum 8176: 56
12

4. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
45nm
AMD Ryzen 5 2600: 12nm
32nm

5. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
2MB
Intel Xeon Platinum 8176: 28MB
1.5MB

6. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
512KB
AMD Opteron 6180 SE: 1536KB
384KB

7. PassMark result

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
4306
Intel Xeon W-2195: 26470
12078

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.
125W
Intel Atom E3805: 3W
130W

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 X4 965
Intel Core i7-3930K
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
0.25MB/core

11. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
21.3GB/s
Intel Xeon E5504: 192.2GB/s
51.2GB/s

12. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
AMD Phenom II X4 965
Intel Core i7-3930K
78% have it

13. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2018)
6471
Intel Core i7-6950X: 51251
15685

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 Phenom II X4 965
Intel Core i7-3930K
9% have it

15. 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 X4 965
Intel Core i7-3930K
88% have it

16. L3 cache

A larger L3 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
6MB
Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4: 60MB
12MB

17. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
AMD Phenom II X4 965
Intel Core i7-3930K
94% have it

18. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
2
Intel Atom x5-Z8350: 12.8
4

19. Uses hyperthreading technology

Many of Intel's processors use hyperthreading, which means that each core of the processor can work on two threads at once instead of most processors which work on a single thread per core. This means you can have significant performance gains in certain applications.
AMD Phenom II X4 965
Intel Core i7-3930K
57% have it

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 Core i9-7920X: 44
2

21. number of transistors

A higher transistor count generally indicates a newer, more powerful processor.
758 million
Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4: 7200 million
2270 million

22. L3 core

More data can be stored in the L3 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
1.5MB/core
Intel Core i9-7960X: 22MB/core
2MB/core

23. PassMark result (single)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using a single thread.
1195
Intel Core i3-7350K: 2625
1949

24. PassMark result (overclocked)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU when it is overclocked.
4903
Intel Core i7-5960X: 18948
14362

25. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
AMD Phenom II X4 965
Intel Core i7-3930K
94% have it

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