AMD Phenom X4 9600 BE vs Intel Core i7-2635QM

Physical Specifications

Socket AMD Socket AM2+ Intel BGA 1224
Process size 65 nm 32 nm
Transistors 450 million 1,160 million
Die size 285 mm² 216 mm²
Package µPGA BGA2
Foundry Intel

Performance

Frequency 2.3 GHz 2000 MHz
Turbo clock up to 2.9 GHz
Base clock 200 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 11.5x 20.0x
Multiplier unlocked Yes No
Voltage 1.25 V
TDP 95 W 45 W

Architecture Details

Vertical Segment Desktop Mobile
Production status End-of-life End-of-life
Release date Dec 19th, 2007 Jan 3rd, 2011
Codename Agena Sandy Bridge
Generation Phenom X4 Core i7
Part HD960ZWCJ4BGD SR030
Memory support unknown Dual-channel unknown Dual-channel
ECC memory No No
PCI Express Gen 2

Cores

Total Cores 4 4
Total Threads 4 8
SMP # CPUs 1 1
Integrated graphics Intel HD 3000

Cache

Cache L1 128K (per core) 64K (per core)
Cache L2 512K (per core) 256K (per core)
Cache L3 2MB (shared) 6MB (shared)

Notes

Notes This processor comes with an unlocked base clock multiplier, allowing users to set the multiplier value higher than shipped value, to facilitate better overclocking. It is branded under the Black Edition label. Processor with the older B2 revision and TLB

Features & Technologies

3DNow! Yes
AES-NI Yes
AMD-V Yes
AMD64 Yes
AVX Yes
CnQ Yes
EIST Yes
HT3.0 Yes
HTT Yes
Intel 64 Yes
MMX Yes Yes
NX bit Yes
SSE Yes Yes
SSE2 Yes Yes
SSE3 Yes Yes
SSE4.2 Yes
SSE4A Yes
SSSE3 Yes
VT-x Yes
XD bit Yes

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