Even Windows Vista realizes that something has changed: it gives 0.2 more CPU performance points on Phenom.
It's not surprising that the memory performance didn't change, since it was already at the maximum of 5.9 points on the Athlon 64 X2. The same fast memory controller with low latencies is integrated into the Phenom.
- Is Phenom Really Faster Than Athlon?
- Phenom Models and Details
- Phenom Models and Details, Continued
- Test Components & Test Experience
- AMD Athlon 64 X2 6000+ at 2.6 GHz
- Asus M3A32-MVP with AMD790FX Chipset
- Athlon 64 X2 vs. Phenom
- Test Setup
- Benchmark Results
- Gaming Benchmarks, Continued
- Application Benchmarks
- Audio Benchmarks
- Video Benchmarks
- Windows Vista Experience Index
- Synthetic Benchmarks
- Synthetic Benchmarks, Continued