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Front view of AMD E2 3200

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AMD E2 3200

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Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Newer Nov, 2019 vs Jul, 2009 Release date over 10 years later
Front view of AMD Athlon II X2 240

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AMD Athlon II X2 240

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Much more l2 cache 2 MB vs 1 MB 2x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much more l3 cache 1 MB vs 0.5 MB 2x more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Significantly higher clock speed 2.8 GHz vs 2.4 GHz More than 15% higher clock speed
Much better PassMark score 1,642 vs 1,436 Around 15% better PassMark score
Much better PassMark (Single core) score 938 vs 800 More than 15% better PassMark (Single core) score
Much better geekbench 2 (32-bit) score 2,513 vs 2,093 More than 20% better geekbench 2 (32-bit) score
Much better performance per watt 1.67 pt/W vs 1.14 pt/W More than 45% better performance per watt
Much more l2 cache per core 1 MB/core vs 0.5 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core
Much more l3 cache per core 0.5 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 2x more l3 cache per core
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.67 GHz vs 3.28 GHz More than 10% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Higher Maximum operating temperature 74 °C vs 71.5 °C Around 5% higher Maximum operating temperature
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.8 GHz vs 2.4 GHz More than 15% better overclocked clock speed (Water)

Benchmarks Real world tests of E2 3200 vs Athlon II X2 240

GeekBench (32-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

E2 3200  vs
Athlon II X2 240 
Clock speed 2.4 GHz 2.8 GHz
Turbo clock speed None 3.3 GHz
Cores Dual core Dual 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
SSE3
SSE
CLMUL
AMD64
SSE4.1
FMA4
SSE4.2
CVT16
AMD-V
3DNow!
AES
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 65W 65W
Annual home energy cost 15.66 $/year 15.66 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 56.94 $/year 56.94 $/year
Performance per watt 1.14 pt/W 1.67 pt/W
Typical power consumption 52.81W 52.81W

details

E2 3200  vs
Athlon II X2 240 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 2 2
L2 cache 1 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core 1 MB/core
L3 cache 0.5 MB 1 MB
L3 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm 32 nm
Transistor count 1,178,000,000 1,303,000,000
Max CPUs 1 1
Die size 228 mm² 246 mm²
Operating temperature Unknown - 71.5°C Unknown - 74°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.28 GHz 3.67 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.4 GHz 2.8 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.28 GHz 3.67 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU None
Label AMD Radeon HD 6370D N/A

memory controller

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