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AMD Turion II M500

The AMD Turion II M500 is a entry level Dual Core CPU by AMD for laptops with an integrated dual channel DDR2 memory controller (400MHz). The Caspian called core should be based on the K10 architecture (maybe only partly). Compared to the Turion II Ultra CPUs, the M500 features only 1 MB shared Level 2 cache. 

The performance of the Turion M500 should be comparable to a 2.0 Ghz clocked Pentium Dual-Core T3200.

SeriesAMD Turion II
CodenameCaspian

Series: Turion II Caspian

AMD Turion II M560 compare2.5 GHz2 / 2 cores
AMD Turion II M540 compare2.4 GHz2 / 2 cores
AMD Turion II M520 compare2.3 GHz2 / 2 cores
AMD Turion II M500 « 2.2 GHz2 / 2 cores
Clock Rate2200 MHz
Front Side Bus3600
Level 2 Cache1 MB
Number of Cores / Threads2 / 2
Power Consumption (TDP = Thermal Design Power)35 Watt
Manufacturing Technology45 nm
SocketSocket S1 (s1g3) 638-Pin
FeaturesMMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, Enhanced 3DNow!, NX bit, AMD64, PowerNow!, AMD Virtualization
64 Bit64 Bit support
Architecturex86
Announcement Date09/10/2009

Benchmarks

Cinebench R10 - Cinebench R10 Rend. Single (32bit)
min: 1825     avg: 1856     median: 1864.5 (15%)     max: 1869 points
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 1M - Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 1M *
min: 35.6     avg: 36.1     median: 36.3 (8%)     max: 36.33 s
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 2M - Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 2M *
min: 83     avg: 83.1     median: 83.1 (4%)     max: 83.1 s
Super Pi Mod 1.5 XS 32M - Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 32M *
min: 1920     avg: 1929     median: 1929 (9%)     max: 1938 s
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* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance

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Reviews for the AMD Turion II M500 processor

Acer Aspire 7540G-504G50Mi: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650, 17.30", 3.3 kg
  External Review » Acer Aspire 7540G-504G50Mi

HP Pavilion dv6-2005AX: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4650, 15.60", 2.6 kg
  External Review » HP Pavilion dv6-2005AX

Acer Aspire 5542: ATI Radeon HD 4200, 15.60", 2.8 kg
  External Review » Acer Aspire 5542

Samsung R425-JS02: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5145, 14.00", 2.2 kg
  External Review » Samsung R425-JS02

HP Pavilion dv4-2045dx: ATI Radeon HD 4200, 14.10", 2.5 kg
  External Review » HP Pavilion dv4-2045dx

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Other CPUs of the series Turion II

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

Surrounding CPUs

+ Intel Core i7-620UM
   2x 1.06 GHz - 2.13 GHz
+ Intel Core i3-2377M
   2x 1.5 GHz
+ Intel Core i3-2375M
   2x 1.5 GHz
» AMD Turion II M500
   2x 2.2 GHz
- AMD Athlon II P340
   2x 2.2 GHz
- AMD Athlon II M340
   2x 2.2 GHz
- Intel Core i3-2367M
   2x 1.4 GHz
- Intel Core i3-2365M
   2x 1.4 GHz
- AMD A4-5100
   4x 1.55 GHz
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Klaus Hinum (Update: 2017-09- 5)