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Front view of AMD Opteron 1224 SE

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AMD Opteron 1224 SE

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Significantly 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
Higher clock speed 3.2 GHz vs 3 GHz More than 5% 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 Athlon 64 X2 5800+

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AMD Athlon 64 X2 5800+

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Much newer manufacturing process 65 nm vs 90 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Lower typical power consumption 72.31W vs 101.56W Around 30% lower typical power consumption
Lower annual home energy cost 21.44 $/year vs 30.11 $/year Around 30% lower annual home energy cost
Lower annual commercial energy cost 77.96 $/year vs 109.5 $/year Around 30% lower annual commercial energy cost

Features Key features of the Opteron 1224 SE  vs Athlon 64 X2 5800+ 

clock speed

L2 cache

overclocked clock speed (air)

overclocked clock speed (water)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Opteron 1224 SE  vs
Athlon 64 X2 5800+ 
Clock speed 3.2 GHz 3 GHz
Cores Dual core Dual core
Socket type
AM2

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
SSE3
SSE
3DNow!
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

details

Opteron 1224 SE  vs
Athlon 64 X2 5800+ 
Threads 2 2
L2 cache 2 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 90 nm 65 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.41 GHz 3.25 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.2 GHz 3.38 GHz
PassMark (Overclocked) 1,610.5 1,554.5
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.41 GHz 3.25 GHz

power consumption

TDP 125W 89W
Annual home energy cost 30.11 $/year 21.44 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 109.5 $/year 77.96 $/year
Typical power consumption 101.56W 72.31W
AMD Opteron 1224 SE
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