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Front view of AMD Opteron 8360 SE

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AMD Opteron 8360 SE

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Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 8 vs 2 6 supports more CPUs in SMP configuration
Front view of AMD Opteron 2384

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Much more l3 cache 6 MB vs 2 MB 3x more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Significantly higher clock speed 2.7 GHz vs 2.5 GHz Around 10% higher clock speed
Newer manufacturing process 45 nm vs 65 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Significantly lower typical power consumption 60.94W vs 85.31W Around 30% lower typical power consumption
Much more l3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core vs 0.5 MB/core 3x more l3 cache per core
Better overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.7 GHz vs 2.56 GHz More than 5% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Significantly lower annual commercial energy cost 65.7 $/year vs 91.98 $/year Around 30% lower annual commercial energy cost
Significantly lower annual home energy cost 18.07 $/year vs 25.29 $/year Around 30% lower annual home energy cost
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.7 GHz vs 2.5 GHz Around 10% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Newer Nov, 2008 vs Apr, 2008 Release date 7 months later

Features Key features of the Opteron 8360 SE  vs 2384 

clock speed

Opteron 8360 SE
2.5 GHz
Opteron 2384
2.7 GHz

L2 cache

L3 cache

overclocked clock speed (air)

Opteron 8360 SE
2.56 GHz
Opteron 2384
2.7 GHz

overclocked clock speed (water)

Opteron 8360 SE
2.5 GHz
Opteron 2384
2.7 GHz

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Opteron 8360 SE  vs
2384 
Clock speed 2.5 GHz 2.7 GHz
Cores Quad core Quad core
Socket type
F
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
MMX
SSE3
SSE
3DNow!
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 105W 75W
Annual home energy cost 25.29 $/year 18.07 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 91.98 $/year 65.7 $/year
Typical power consumption 85.31W 60.94W

bus

Clock speed 1,000 MHz 2,200 MHz

details

Opteron 8360 SE  vs
2384 
Threads 4 4
L2 cache 2 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
L3 cache 2 MB 6 MB
L3 cache per core 0.5 MB/core 1.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 65 nm 45 nm
Max CPUs 8 2
Clock multiplier 12 13
Voltage range 1.2 - UnknownV 1.3 - UnknownV

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 2.56 GHz 2.7 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.5 GHz 2.7 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.56 GHz 2.7 GHz

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
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