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 FX 4100

Reasons to consider the
AMD FX 4100

Report a correction
Is unlocked Yes vs No Somewhat common; An unlocked multiplier allows for easier overclocking
Has virtualization support Yes vs No Somewhat common; Boosts performance of virtual machines
Front view of AMD Athlon 3000+

Reasons to consider the
AMD Athlon 3000+

Report a correction

CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the Athlon 3000+ vs the FX 4100.

Features Key features of the FX 4100  vs Athlon 3000+ 

clock speed

FX 4100
3.6 GHz
Athlon 3000+
2 GHz

L2 cache

FX 4100
4 MB

L3 cache

FX 4100
8 MB

TDP

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

FX 4100  vs
Athlon 3000+ 
Clock speed 3.6 GHz 2 GHz
Cores Quad core Single core
Socket type
AM3+
754
Is unlocked Yes No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes No
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
F16C
MMX
XOP
AVX
SSE3
SSE
ABM
CLMUL
AMD64
SSE4.1
FMA4
SSE4.2
CVT16
AMD-V
3DNow!
Supplemental SSE3
AES
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 95W 89W
Annual home energy cost 34.18 $/year 21.44 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 114.41 $/year 77.96 $/year
Typical power consumption N/A 72.31W

details

FX 4100  vs
Athlon 3000+ 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 4 1
L2 cache 4 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 1 MB/core
L3 cache 8 MB 0 MB
L3 cache per core 2 MB/core 0 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm 130 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Operating temperature Unknown - 70.5°C Unknown - 70°C

integrated graphics

GPU None None
Label N/A N/A
Latest DirectX N/A N/A
Number of displays supported N/A N/A
GPU clock speed N/A N/A
Turbo clock speed N/A N/A
3DMark06 N/A N/A
AMD FX 4100
Report a correction
AMD Athlon 3000+
Report a correction

Comments

comments powered by Disqus