AMD Athlon 64 X2 3600+ EE vs Intel Core i3-550

Physical Specifications

Socket AMD Socket AM2 Intel Socket 1156
Process size 90 nm 32 nm
Transistors 154 million 382 million
Die size 220 mm² 81 mm²
Package µPGA FC-LGA10
Foundry Intel

Performance

Frequency 2000 MHz 3.2 GHz
Turbo clock
Base clock 200 MHz 133 MHz
Multiplier 10.0x 24.0x
Multiplier unlocked No No
Voltage 1.25 V 1.4 V
TDP 65 W 73 W

Architecture Details

Vertical Segment Desktop Desktop
Production status End-of-life End-of-life
Release date Aug 1st, 2006 May 30th, 2010
Codename Windsor Clarkdale
Generation Athlon 64 X2 Core i3
Part ADO3600IAA4CU SLBUD
Memory support unknown Dual-channel DDR3 Dual-channel
ECC memory No No
PCI Express Gen 2 Gen 2, 16 Lanes(CPU only)

Cores

Total Cores 2 2
Total Threads 2 4
SMP # CPUs 1 1
Integrated graphics Intel HD

Cache

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

Notes

Notes "EE" signifies Energy Efficient.

Features & Technologies

3DNow! Yes
AMD-V Yes
AMD64 Yes
HTT Yes
Intel 64 Yes
MMX Yes Yes
SSE Yes Yes
SSE2 Yes Yes
SSE3 Yes Yes
SSE4 Yes
SSE4.1 Yes
SSE4.2 Yes
SSSE3 Yes
VT-x Yes
XD-Bit Yes

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