AMD Athlon 220GE vs Intel Core i7-2960XM

Physical Specifications

Socket AMD Socket AM4 Intel Socket G2 (988B)
Process size 14 nm 32 nm
Transistors 4,800 million 1,160 million
Die size 192 mm² 216 mm²
Package µPGA rPGA
Foundry Intel

Performance

Frequency 3.4 GHz 2.7 GHz
Turbo clock up to 3.7 GHz
Base clock 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 34.0x 27.0x
Multiplier unlocked No Yes
TDP 35 W 55 W

Architecture Details

Vertical Segment Desktop Mobile
Production status Active End-of-life
Release date Dec 21st, 2018 Sep 4th, 2011
Codename Zen Sandy Bridge
Generation Athlon Core i7
Part unknown SR02F
Memory support DDR4 Dual-channel DDR3 Dual-channel
ECC memory No No

Cores

Total Cores 2 4
Total Threads 4 8
SMP # CPUs 1 1
Integrated graphics Radeon Vega 3 Intel HD 3000

Cache

Cache L1 96K (per core) 64K (per core)
Cache L2 512K (per core) 256K (per core)
Cache L3 4MB (shared) 8MB (shared)

Features & Technologies

AES Yes
AES-NI Yes
AMD-V Yes
AMD64 Yes
AVX Yes Yes
AVX2 Yes
BMI1 Yes
BMI2 Yes
EIST Yes
EVP Yes
F16C Yes
FMA3 Yes
HTT Yes
Intel 64 Yes
MMX Yes Yes
SHA Yes
SMAP Yes
SMEP Yes
SSE Yes Yes
SSE2 Yes Yes
SSE3 Yes Yes
SSE4.1 Yes
SSE4.2 Yes Yes
SSE4A Yes
SSSE3 Yes Yes
TXT Yes
VT-d Yes
VT-x Yes
XD bit Yes

Notes

Notes This processor comes with an unlocked BCLK multiplier, allowing users to set the multiplier value higher than shipped value, to facilitate better overclocking. It is branded under the Extreme Edition label.

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