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Front view of AMD Athlon II X4 641

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AMD Athlon II X4 641

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Much more l2 cache 4 MB vs 2 MB 2x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Higher clock speed 2.8 GHz vs 2.5 GHz More than 10% higher clock speed
Much more l2 cache per core 1 MB/core vs 0.5 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core
Front view of AMD A12 7th Gen A12-9700P

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AMD A12 7th Gen A12-9700P

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Much higher turbo clock speed 3.4 GHz vs 0 GHz Compared to all cpus, 3.4 GHz turbo clock speed is just OK
Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Newer manufacturing process 28 nm vs 32 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Significantly higher Maximum operating temperature 90 °C vs 70.1 °C Around 30% higher Maximum operating temperature

Features Key features of the Athlon II X4 641  vs A12 7th Gen A12-9700P 

clock speed

turbo clock speed

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Athlon II X4 641  vs
A12 7th Gen A12-9700P 
Clock speed 2.8 GHz 2.5 GHz
Turbo clock speed 0 GHz 3.4 GHz
Cores Quad core Quad core
Is unlocked No No

features

Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
MMX
SSE3
SSE
AMD64
FMA4
AMD-V
3DNow!
AES

details

Athlon II X4 641  vs
A12 7th Gen A12-9700P 
L2 cache 4 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
L3 cache 0 MB None
Manufacture process 32 nm 28 nm
Operating temperature Unknown - 70.1°C Unknown - 90°C

integrated graphics

GPU None GPU
Label N/A Radeon™ R7
Latest DirectX N/A 12.0
GPU clock speed N/A 758 MHz

power consumption

Typical power consumption 81.25W N/A
AMD Athlon II X4 641
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