Cast your vote Do you agree or disagree with CPUBoss?

Thanks for adding your opinion. Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date with the latest news!
VS

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of AMD C 30

Reasons to consider the
AMD C 30

Report a correction
Higher clock speed 1.2 GHz vs 1 GHz Around 20% 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 A4 1250

Reasons to consider the
AMD A4 1250

Report a correction
Much better 3DMark06 CPU score 13.3 vs 4.2 Around 3.2x better 3DMark06 CPU score
Much better performance per watt 23.93 pt/W vs 2.69 pt/W Around 9x better performance per watt
Significantly newer manufacturing process 28 nm vs 40 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Newer May, 2013 vs Jan, 2011 Release date over 2 years later
More cores 2 vs 1 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once

Benchmarks Real world tests of AMD C 30 vs A4 1250

3D Mark 06 (CPU)

AMD C 30
4.2
A4 1250
13.3

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

AMD C 30
310
A4 1250
610

PassMark (Single Core)

AMD C 30
318
A4 1250
358

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

AMD C 30  vs
A4 1250 
Clock speed 1.2 GHz 1 GHz
Turbo clock speed None None
Cores Single core Dual core
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
F16C
MMX
AVX
SSE3
SSE
BMI1
AMD64
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
AMD-V
Supplemental SSE3
AES
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3-1066
DDR3L-1333

details

AMD C 30  vs
A4 1250 
Threads 1 2
L2 cache 1 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 40 nm 28 nm
Operating temperature Unknown - 90°C Unknown - 90°C

integrated graphics

GPU GPU GPU
Label Radeon™ HD 6250 Radeon™ HD 8210
Latest DirectX 11.0 11.0
GPU clock speed 276 MHz 300 MHz

power consumption

TDP 9W 8W
Annual home energy cost 2.17 $/year 1.93 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 7.88 $/year 7.01 $/year
Performance per watt 2.69 pt/W 23.93 pt/W
Typical power consumption 7.31W 6.5W
AMD C 30
Report a correction
AMD A4 1250
Report a correction

Comments

comments powered by Disqus