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AMD Phenom II X4 P940 vs AMD Phenom II X4 P960

AMD Phenom II X4 P940

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The AMD Phenom II X4 P940 is a slow clocked quad-core CPU for laptops. Compared to the desktop Phenom II, the mobile Phenom II X4 offer no level 3 cache and are therefore compareable to the desktop Athlon X4 line. The slow clock speed allows the low powerconsumption (25 W TDP) but may lead to a bad performance in single threaded applications and games. The single thread performance should be between a 1.4 GHz and 1.7 GHz Core 2 Duo processor. If all four cores are used in benchmarks, the performance may reach the level of a Core i3 processor.

As the current Intel Core i3 CPUs, the P940 offers an integrated DDR3 memory controller (up to DDR3-1066). However it is still manufactured in 45nm (SOI process).

AMD Phenom II X4 P960

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The AMD Phenom II X4 P960 is a slow clocked quad-core CPU for laptops. Compared to the desktop Phenom II, the mobile Phenom II X4 offer no level 3 cache and are therefore compareable to the desktop Athlon X4 line. The slow clock speed allows the low powerconsumption (25 W TDP) but may lead to a bad performance in single threaded applications and games. The single thread performance should be between a 1.5 GHz and 1.8 GHz Core 2 Duo processor. If all four cores are used in benchmarks, the performance may reach the level of a Core i3 processor.

As the current Intel Core i3 CPUs, the P960 offers an integrated DDR3 memory controller (up to DDR3-1066). However it is still manufactured in 45nm (SOI process).

ModelAMD Phenom II X4 P940AMD Phenom II X4 P960
SeriesAMD Phenom II X4AMD Phenom II X4
CodenameChamplainChamplain
Series: Phenom II X4 Champlain
AMD Phenom II X4 X940 BE compare2.4 GHz4 / 4
AMD Phenom II X4 X920 BE compare2.3 GHz4 / 4
AMD Phenom II X4 N970 compare2.2 GHz4 / 4
AMD Phenom II X4 N950 compare2.1 GHz4 / 4
AMD Phenom II X4 N930 compare2 GHz4 / 4
AMD Phenom II X4 P9601.8 GHz4 / 4
» AMD Phenom II X4 P9401.7 GHz4 / 4
AMD Phenom II X4 P920 compare1.6 GHz4 / 4
AMD Phenom II X4 X940 BE compare2.4 GHz4 / 4
AMD Phenom II X4 X920 BE compare2.3 GHz4 / 4
AMD Phenom II X4 N970 compare2.2 GHz4 / 4
AMD Phenom II X4 N950 compare2.1 GHz4 / 4
AMD Phenom II X4 N930 compare2 GHz4 / 4
» AMD Phenom II X4 P9601.8 GHz4 / 4
AMD Phenom II X4 P9401.7 GHz4 / 4
AMD Phenom II X4 P920 compare1.6 GHz4 / 4
Clock1700 MHz1800 MHz
FSB36003600
L1 Cache512 KB512 KB
L2 Cache2 MB2 MB
Cores / Threads4 / 44 / 4
TDP25 Watt25 Watt
Technology45 nm45 nm
SocketS1 (S1g4)S1 (S1g4)
FeaturesMMX, 3DNow, SSE (1,2,3,4A), AMD64, Enhanced Virus Protection, Virtualization, integrated DDR3-1066 memory controller, HyperTransport 3.0MMX, 3DNow, SSE (1,2,3,4A), AMD64, Enhanced Virus Protection, Virtualization, integrated DDR3-1066 memory controller, HyperTransport 3.0
Architecturex86x86
Announced

Benchmarks

Cinebench R11.5 - Cinebench R11.5 CPU Multi 64 Bit
100%
1 P960 +
min: 2     avg: 2     median: 2 (3%)     max: 2.05 Points
Cinebench R10 - Cinebench R10 Rend. Single (32bit)
100%
1 P960 +
1542 Points (13%)
Cinebench R10 - Cinebench R10 Rend. Multi (32bit)
100%
1 P960 +
5354 Points (6%)
Cinebench R10 - Cinebench R10 Rend. Multi (64bit)
100%
1 P960 +
6649 Points (5%)
Cinebench R10 - Cinebench R10 Rend. Single (64bit)
100%
1 P960 +
1922 Points (10%)
wPrime 2.10 - wPrime 2.0 1024m *
100%
1 P960 +
705 s (8%)
wPrime 2.10 - wPrime 2.0 32m *
100%
1 P960 +
24 s (5%)
3DMark 06 - CPU - 3DMark 06 - CPU
100%
1 P960 +
2519 Points (5%)
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 1M - Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 1M *
100%
1 P960 +
45 s (10%)
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 2M - Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 2M *
100%
1 P960 +
102 s (4%)
Super Pi Mod 1.5 XS 32M - Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 32M *
100%
1 P960 +
2360 s (10%)
SiSoft Sandra Dhrystone (MIPS) - SiSoft Sandra Dhrystone (MIPS)
100%
1 P960 +
27374 MIPS (13%)
SiSoft Sandra Whetstone (MFLOPS) - SiSoft Sandra Whetstone (MFLOPS)
100%
1 P960 +
21381 MFLOPS (16%)
Windows 7 Experience Index - Win7 CPU
100%
1 P960 +
6.6 Points (85%)
3DMark Vantage - 3DM Vant. Perf. CPU no Physx
100%
1 P960 +
5971 Points (6%)
3DMark 11 - 3DM11 Performance Physics
100%
1 P960 +
1542 Points (4%)

Average Benchmarks AMD Phenom II X4 P960 → NAN% n=

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* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance
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