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AMD CPU Efficiency Compared

Test Setup

Test System
CPU IAMD Sempron 3600 (90 nm; 2000 MHz, 256 kB L2 Cache)
CPU IIAMD Athlon 64 X2 4600 (90 nm; 2400 MHz, 1 MB L2 Cache)
CPU IIIAMD Athlon X2 BE-2400 (65 nm; 2300 MHz, 1 MB L2 Cache)
CPU IVAMD Phenom 9600 (65 nm; 2300 MHz, 2 MB L2 and 2 MB L3 Cache)
Motherboard IMSI K9GA2 Platinum, Rev: 1.0Chipset: AMD 790FX, BIOS VP.0BF (2008-01-11)
RAMOCZ Reaper PC2-8500 OCZ2RPR1066GK2x 1024 MB Phenom DDR2-1066 (CL 5-5-5-15 2T)2x 1024 MB Athlon and Sempron DDR2-800 (CL 4-4-4-12 2T)
Hard Disk DriveWestern Digital WD5000AAKS500 GB, 7,200 RPM, 16 MB cache, SATA/300
DVD-ROMSamsung SH-S183
Graphics CardGigabyte GV-RX385512HGPU: Radeon HD 3850 (670 MHz)RAM: 512 MB GDDR3 (830 MHz)
Sound CardIntegrated
Power SupplyCoolermaster RS850-EMBAATX 12V 2.2, 850 W
System Software & Drivers
OSWindows XP Professional 5.10.2600, Service Pack 2
DirectX Version9.0c (4.09.0000.0904)
Platform Drivers AMDVersion 5.10.1000.7
Graphics Drivers ATICatalyst 7.12
Benchmarks and Settings
Sysmark 2007 PreviewOfficial RunVersion 1.02