AMD Turion II P560

The AMD Turion II Dual-Core P560 ist a mobile laptop processor with two cores. It is based on the desktop Athlon II processors (due to the missing level 3 cache) and offers an integrated DDR3-1066 memory controller. The connection to the chipset is done with a single 16-Bit HyperTransport 3.0 link clocked at 1800MHz (3600MHz effective). Compared to the similar Turion N530, the P560 is specified at a lower TDP of 25 versus 35 Watt.

Compared to Intel Core 2 Duo processors at that clock range, the Turion II offers less cache and is therefore slower. Furthermore, comparing two CPUs with the same amount of cache, the Intel CPUs are still a bit faster (by 100 MHz on the average).

With 32 Watt TDP, the CPU is intended for mid sized laptops with a display size of 13-inches and larger.

SeriesAMD Turion II
CodenameChamplain
Clock Rate2500 MHz
Front Side Bus3600 MHz
Level 1 Cache265 KB
Level 2 Cache2048 KB
Number of Cores / Threads2 / 2
Max. Power Consumption (TDP = Thermal Design Power)25 Watt
Manufacturing Technology45 nm
SocketS1
FeaturesMMX, 3DNow!, SSE(1,2,3,4A), AMD64, Enhanced Virus Protection, Virtualization, DDR3-1066 memory controller, HyperTransport 3.0
64 Bit64 Bit support
Hardware VirtualizationAMD-V
Announcement Date10/19/2010

CPU Benchmarks

No benchmarks for this CPU found (yet).

Reviews for the AMD Turion II P560 processor

HP Pavilon dv6-6030ec (AMD Radeon HD 6650M, 15.6")
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Other CPUs of the series AMD Turion II

» AMD Turion II N570
   2.7 GHz / 2 MB
» AMD Turion II N550
   2.6 GHz / 2 MB
» AMD Turion II P560
   2.5 GHz / 2 MB
» AMD Turion II N530
   2.5 GHz / 2 MB
» AMD Turion II M560
   2.5 GHz / 1 MB
» AMD Turion II P540
   2.4 GHz / 2 MB
» AMD Turion II M540
   2.4 GHz / 1 MB
» AMD Turion II P520
   2.3 GHz / 2 MB
» AMD Turion II M520
   2.3 GHz / 1 MB
» AMD Turion II M500
   2.2 GHz / 1 MB

Surrounding CPUs

- AMD Turion II N550
   2.6 GHz / 2 MB
- AMD Turion II Ultra M640
   2.6 GHz / 2 MB
- Intel Core 2 Duo T7400
   2.16 GHz / 4 MB
- Intel Core 2 Duo T6670
   2.2 GHz / 2 MB
- Intel Core 2 Duo T6600
   2.2 GHz / 2 MB
» AMD Turion II P560
   2.5 GHz / 2 MB
+ AMD Turion II N530
   2.5 GHz / 2048 KB
+ Intel Core 2 Duo T8100
   2.1 GHz / 3072 KB
+ AMD Phenom II X3 P820
   1.8 GHz / 1565 KB
+ AMD A-Series A8-4555M
   1.6 GHz / 4096 KB
+ Intel Core 2 Duo T5900
   2.2 GHz / 2048 KB
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Author: Klaus Hinum (Update: 2012-05-26)