CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 4500M vs 3650 among all CPUs

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark and 1 more

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core and 1 more

Integrated Graphics

Integrated GPU performance for graphics

Sky Diver and Cloud Gate

Integrated Graphics (OpenCL)

Integrated GPU performance for parallel computing

CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 4 more

Performance per Watt

How efficiently does the processor use electricity?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

A8 4500M
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A6 3650
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Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

7.8

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Winner
AMD A6 3650 

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Differences What are the advantages of each

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Reasons to consider the
AMD A8 4500M

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Much higher turbo clock speed 2.8 GHz vs None Compared to all cpus, 2.8 GHz turbo clock speed is just OK
Much lower typical power consumption 28.44W vs 105.55W 3.7x lower typical power consumption
Significantly better CompuBench 1.5 T-Rex score 0.38 fps vs -1 fps Around 150% better CompuBench 1.5 T-Rex score
Significantly better PCMark 8 home 3.0 accelerated score 2,220 vs 1,902 More than 15% better PCMark 8 home 3.0 accelerated score
Much higher Maximum operating temperature 100 °C vs 72.7 °C Around 40% higher Maximum operating temperature
Better geekbench 3 AES single core score 1,420,000 MB/s vs 108,700 MB/s More than 13x better geekbench 3 AES single core score
Higher GPU clock speed 496 MHz vs 443 MHz More than 10% higher GPU clock speed
Much lower annual home energy cost 8.43 $/year vs 37.37 $/year 4.4x lower annual home energy cost
Significantly lower annual commercial energy cost 30.66 $/year vs 105.12 $/year 3.4x lower annual commercial energy cost
Newer May, 2012 vs Jun, 2011 Release date 10 months later
Slightly better performance per watt 10.34 pt/W vs 1.14 pt/W More than 9x better performance per watt
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Higher clock speed 2.6 GHz vs 1.9 GHz More than 35% higher clock speed
Much better geekbench 2 (64-bit) score 6,340 vs 3,076 More than 2x better geekbench 2 (64-bit) score
Better cloud gate score 3,766 vs 3,331 Around 15% better cloud gate score
Better geekbench 2 (32-bit) score 4,760 vs 3,154 More than 50% better geekbench 2 (32-bit) score
Better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.48 GHz vs 2.33 GHz Around 50% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Better overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.6 GHz vs 1.9 GHz More than 35% better overclocked clock speed (Water)

Benchmarks Real world tests of A8 4500M vs A6 3650

CompuBench 1.5 (T-Rex) Data courtesy CompuBench

A8 4500M
0.38 fps
A6 3650
-1 fps

PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated Data courtesy FutureMark

A8 4500M
2,220
A6 3650
1,902

Sky Diver Data courtesy FutureMark

A8 4500M
2,194
A6 3650
1,783

Cloud Gate Data courtesy FutureMark

A8 4500M
3,331
A6 3650
3,766

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A8 4500M
3,234
A6 3650
4,900

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A8 4500M
1,223
A6 3650
1,372

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A8 4500M
1,420,000 MB/s
A6 3650
108,700 MB/s

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

A8 4500M
2,665
A6 3650
3,200

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

A8 4500M  vs
A6 3650 
Clock speed 1.9 GHz 2.6 GHz
Turbo clock speed 2.8 GHz None
Cores Quad core Quad core
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
AVX 1.1
SSE2
F16C
MMX
XOP
AVX
SSE3
SSE
CLMUL
AMD64
SSE4.1
FMA4
FMA3
SSE4.2
CVT16
AMD-V
3DNow!
Supplemental SSE3
AES
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 35W 100W
Annual home energy cost 8.43 $/year 37.37 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 30.66 $/year 105.12 $/year
Performance per watt 10.34 pt/W 1.14 pt/W
Typical power consumption 28.44W 105.55W

details

A8 4500M  vs
A6 3650 
Threads 4 4
L2 cache 4 MB 4 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 1 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm 32 nm
Transistor count 1,303,000,000 1,178,000,000
Max CPUs 1 1
Die size 246 mm² 228 mm²
Voltage range 0.81 - 1.3V 0.91 - 1.41V
Operating temperature Unknown - 100°C Unknown - 72.7°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 2.33 GHz 3.48 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 1.9 GHz 2.6 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.33 GHz 3.48 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU GPU
Label Radeon™ HD 7640G Radeon™ HD 6530D
Latest DirectX 11.0 11.0
GPU clock speed 496 MHz 443 MHz

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3-1866
DDR3-1600
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