The memory performance of the 65-nm G steppings seems to be clearly behind the performance seen with the 90-nm Windsor cores. The synthetic benchmarks reveal low-level performance differences, but they usually aren't very relevant in real-life applications. Hence, this difference explains why the 65-nm versions are marginally behind their 90-nm siblings when it comes to computing performance.
- Step By Step: AMD's Athlon 64 X2 Progress Analyzed
- What's A Stepping?
- Athlon 64 X2 5000 Steppings
- 90 nm Windsor F3: ADO5000IAA5/6CZ
- 65 nm Brisbane G1: ADO5000IAA5DD
- 65 nm Brisbane G2: ADO5000IAA5DO
- Test System
- Benchmarks And Settings
- Performance Benchmark Results
- Audio/Video Benchmarks
- Application Benchmarks
- Synthetic Benchmarks
- Windows Vista Performance Index