AMD Athlon 64 X2 5000+ vs AMD Phenom X4 9500

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Physical Specifications

Socket AMD Socket AM2 AMD Socket AM2+
Process size 90 nm 65 nm
Transistors 154 million 450 million
Die size 220 mm² 285 mm²
Package µPGA µPGA


Frequency 2.6 GHz 2.2 GHz
Turbo clock
Base clock 200 MHz 200 MHz
Multiplier 13.0x 11.0x
Multiplier unlocked No No
Voltage 1.35 V 1.25 V
TDP 89 W 95 W

Architecture Details

Vertical Segment Desktop Desktop
Production status End-of-life End-of-life
Release date May 23rd, 2006 Nov 19th, 2007
Codename Windsor Agena
Generation Athlon 64 X2 Phenom X4
Memory support unknown Dual-channel unknown Dual-channel
ECC memory No No
PCI Express Gen 2 Gen 2


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


Cache L1 256K 128K (per core)
Cache L2 512K 512K (per core)
Cache L3 2MB (shared)

Features & Technologies

3DNow! Yes Yes
AMD-V Yes Yes
AMD64 Yes Yes
CnQ Yes
HT3.0 Yes
MMX Yes Yes
NX bit Yes
SSE Yes Yes
SSE2 Yes Yes
SSE3 Yes Yes


Notes Processor with the older B2 revision and TLB Bug.


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