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Front view of AMD FX 4300

Reasons to consider the
AMD FX 4300

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the 4300 Black Edition vs the 4200.

Front view of AMD FX 4200

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AMD FX 4200

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the 4200 vs the 4300 Black Edition.

Benchmarks Real world tests of FX 4300 vs 4200

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

FX 4300
5,582
FX 4200
5,560

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

FX 4300
1,981
FX 4200
1,888

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

FX 4300
2,210,000 MB/s
FX 4200
2,300,000 MB/s

GeekBench (32-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

FX 4300
5,404
FX 4200
5,047

GeekBench

FX 4300
5,404
FX 4200
6,515

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

FX 4300
4,651
FX 4200
4,264

PassMark (Single Core)

FX 4300
1,406
FX 4200
1,208

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

FX 4300  vs
4200 
Clock speed 3.8 GHz 3.3 GHz
Cores Quad core Quad core
Socket type
AM3+
Is unlocked Yes Yes

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
AVX 1.1
SSE2
F16C
MMX
SSE4
XOP
AVX
SSE3
SSE
ABM
BMI1
CLMUL
AMD64
SSE4.1
FMA4
FMA3
SSE4.2
CVT16
AMD-V
Supplemental SSE3
AES
TBM
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

details

FX 4300  vs
4200 
Threads 4 4
L2 cache 4 MB 4 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 1 MB/core
L3 cache 4 MB 8 MB
L3 cache per core 1 MB/core 2 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm 32 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 4.48 GHz 4.37 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.98 GHz 5.08 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.48 GHz 4.37 GHz

power consumption

TDP 95W 125W
Annual home energy cost 22.89 $/year 30.11 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 83.22 $/year 109.5 $/year
Performance per watt 9.24 pt/W 7.19 pt/W
Typical power consumption 77.19W 101.56W
AMD FX 4300
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