AMD Phenom vs. Athlon Core Shootout

Gaming Benchmarks, Continued

Quake 4 can also be accelerated by exchanging an Athlon 64 X2 for a Phenom with similar clock speed and core count.

There is a 13% performance gain for Serious Sam 2.

Supreme Commander shows a 43% performance increase on a single Phenom core versus a single Athlon 64 X2 core.

There's a 16.4% performance boost in our Warhammer benchmark with Phenom.