CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 4500M vs 3650

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

A8 4500M
5.6
A6 3650
5.7
Passmark and GeekBench

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

A8 4500M
6.7
A6 3650
6.8
Passmark (Single Core)

Power Consumption

How much power does the processor require?

A8 4500M
5.3
A6 3650
5.1
TDP

Value

A8 4500M
9.5
A6 3650
7.0
Performance Per Dollar

CPUBoss Score

Performance, Single-core Performance, Power Consumption and Value

A8 4500M
6.2
A6 3650
6.1

Winner
AMD A8 4500M 

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of AMD A8 4500M

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
Significantly lower typical power consumption 28.44W vs 105.55W 3.7x lower typical power consumption
Much better performance per dollar 13.55 pt/$ vs 5.92 pt/$ More than 2.2x better performance per dollar
Much higher Maximum Operating Temperature 100 °C vs 72.7 °C Around 40% higher Maximum Operating Temperature
Slightly 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
Better performance per watt 9.29 pt/W vs 3.57 pt/W More than 2.5x better performance per watt
Newer May, 2012 vs Jun, 2011 Release date 10 months later
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Higher clock speed 2.6 GHz vs 1.9 GHz More than 35% higher clock speed
Better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.49 GHz vs 2.33 GHz More than 50% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Better geekbench (64-bit) score 6,340 vs 3,076 More than 2x better geekbench (64-bit) score
Better 3DMark11 physics score 3,350 vs 2,080 More than 60% better 3DMark11 physics score
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

GeekBench (32-bit)

A8 4500M
3,154
A6 3650
4,760

GeekBench (64-bit)

A8 4500M
3,076
A6 3650
6,340

GeekBench

A8 4500M
4,382
A6 3650
6,340

3D Mark 11 (Physics)

A8 4500M
2,080
A6 3650
3,350
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Passmark

A8 4500M
2,671
A6 3650
3,211

Passmark (Single Core)

A8 4500M
848
A6 3650
902

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
Is hyperthreaded 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 9.29 pt/W 3.57 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 3.49 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 1.9 GHz 2.6 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.33 GHz 3.49 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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