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Front view of AMD Phenom II X4 905e

Reasons to consider the
AMD Phenom II X4 905e

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Significantly higher clock speed 2.5 GHz vs 2.05 GHz More than 20% higher clock speed
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.41 GHz vs 2.59 GHz More than 30% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Front view of AMD Athlon 5350

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AMD Athlon 5350

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Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Much newer manufacturing process 28 nm vs 45 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Much higher Maximum operating temperature 90 °C vs 70 °C Around 30% higher Maximum operating temperature
Much lower typical power consumption 20.31W vs 52.81W 2.6x lower typical power consumption
Much lower annual home energy cost 6.02 $/year vs 15.66 $/year 2.6x lower annual home energy cost
Much lower annual commercial energy cost 21.9 $/year vs 56.94 $/year 2.6x lower annual commercial energy cost
Newer Dec, 2013 vs Jun, 2009 Release date over 4 years later
Better overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.81 GHz vs 2.5 GHz More than 10% better overclocked clock speed (Water)

Benchmarks Real world tests of Phenom II X4 905e vs Athlon 5350

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Phenom II X4 905e
66.3 MB/s
Athlon 5350
1,010,000 MB/s

GeekBench (32-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Phenom II X4 905e  vs
Athlon 5350 
Clock speed 2.5 GHz 2.05 GHz
Cores Quad core Quad core
Socket type
AM3
FS1b
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
F16C
MMX
AVX
SSE3
SSE
AMD64
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
AMD-V
3DNow!
Supplemental SSE3
AES
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 65W 25W
Annual home energy cost 15.66 $/year 6.02 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 56.94 $/year 21.9 $/year
Performance per watt 1.17 pt/W 9.61 pt/W
Typical power consumption 52.81W 20.31W

details

Phenom II X4 905e  vs
Athlon 5350 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 4 4
L2 cache 2 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 45 nm 28 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Voltage range 0.82 - 1.25V 0.5 - 1.4V
Operating temperature Unknown - 70°C Unknown - 90°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.41 GHz 2.59 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.5 GHz 2.81 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.41 GHz 2.59 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None GPU
Label N/A Radeon HD 8400
Latest DirectX N/A 11.0
GPU clock speed N/A 600 MHz
AMD Phenom II X4 905e
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