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Intel Atom Z500 vs Intel Atom Z560

Intel Atom Z500

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The Intel Atom Z500 is a single core CPU for small MIDs, netbooks, internet devices. The performance is very low and therefore only some applications with low CPU demand may run fluently (e.g., email, simple word processing). The Z500 is specified with a TDP of only 0.65W but the US15W chipset needs 2.3W. 

The Atom Z500 supports HyperThreading to execute 2 Threads with the single processor core. However, 64 Bit instructions are not supported.

Furthermore, the Atom Z500 supports the following power saving features:

  • C1/AutoHalt state
  • C1/MWAIT state
  • Enhanced HALT state
  • Stop Grant state
  • Enhanced Stop Grant state
  • Sleep state Deep Sleep state
  • Deeper Sleep state
  • Enhanced Deeper Sleep state
  • C5 state Deep Power-down technology
  • Enhanced SpeedStep technology

Intel Atom Z560

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The Intel Atom Z560 is a relatively high clocked Atom processor of the power efficient Z-series. It is specified at a much lower TDP than the similar N-series and offers hardware virtualization (VT-x). Due to the in-order execution, the performance per clock-rate is not as good as Celeron or Core 2 Duo processors. The missing Intel 64 Instructions wont allow a user to install a 64 Bit operating system on the Z550.

ModelIntel Atom Z500Intel Atom Z560
SeriesIntel AtomIntel Atom
CodenameSilverthorneSilverthorne
Series: Atom Silverthorne
Intel Atom Z5602.13 GHz1 / 2
Intel Atom Z550 compare2 GHz1 / 2
Intel Atom Z540 compare1.83 GHz1 / 2
Intel Atom 230 compare1.6 GHz1 / 2
Intel Atom Z530 compare1.6 GHz1 / 2
Intel Atom Z520 compare1.33 GHz1 / 2
Intel Atom Z510 compare1.1 GHz1 / 1
» Intel Atom Z5000.8 GHz1 / 1
» Intel Atom Z5602.13 GHz1 / 2
Intel Atom Z550 compare2 GHz1 / 2
Intel Atom Z540 compare1.83 GHz1 / 2
Intel Atom 230 compare1.6 GHz1 / 2
Intel Atom Z530 compare1.6 GHz1 / 2
Intel Atom Z520 compare1.33 GHz1 / 2
Intel Atom Z510 compare1.1 GHz1 / 1
Intel Atom Z5000.8 GHz1 / 1
Clock800 MHz2130 MHz
FSB400533
L1 Cache56 KB
L2 Cache512 KB512 KB
Cores / Threads1 / 11 / 2
TDP0.65 Watt2.5 Watt
Transistors47 Million47 Million
45 nm, 0.8-1.1V45 nm, 0.75-1.1V
Die Size26 mm226 mm2
max. Temp.90 °C90 °C
SocketPBGA441PBGA441
FeatureseXBit, Hyper Threading, Enhanced Speedstep, SSE3MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, HHT, Hyperthreading
Architecturex86x86
$45 U.S.
Announced
ManufacturerIntel Atom Z500Intel Atom Z560

Benchmarks

wPrime 2.10 - wPrime 2.0 32m *
100%
1 Z500 +
115 s (23%)

Average Benchmarks Intel Atom Z500 → NAN% n=

- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance
1 This benchmark is not used for the average calculation

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