CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 965 vs 6100 among desktop CPUs (over 75W)

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark and 1 more

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core and 1 more

Integrated Graphics

Integrated GPU performance for graphics

Fire Strike

Integrated Graphics (OpenCL)

Integrated GPU performance for parallel computing

CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 4 more

Performance per Watt

How efficiently does the processor use electricity?

Fire Strike, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Fire Strike, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

No winner declared

Too close to call

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 Phenom II X4 965

Reasons to consider the
AMD Phenom II X4 965

Report a correction

CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the Phenom II X4 965 vs the FX 6100.

Front view of AMD FX 6100

Reasons to consider the
AMD FX 6100

Report a correction

CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the FX 6100 vs the Phenom II X4 965.

Benchmarks Real world tests of Phenom II X4 965 vs FX 6100

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 965
137,800 MB/s
FX 6100
2,090,000 MB/s

GeekBench (32-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench (64-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Reviews Word on the street

Phenom II X4 965  vs FX 6100 

7.0
7.0

8.8
9.4

Overall

8.4 Out of 10
8.4 Out of 10

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Phenom II X4 965  vs
FX 6100 
Clock speed 3.4 GHz 3.3 GHz
Turbo clock speed 0 GHz 3.9 GHz
Cores Quad core Hexa core
Socket type
AM3
AM3+
Is unlocked Yes Yes

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
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

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

bus

Clock speed 2,000 MHz 2,600 MHz

details

Phenom II X4 965  vs
FX 6100 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 4 6
L2 cache 2 MB 6 MB
L2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core 1 MB/core
L3 cache 6 MB 8 MB
L3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core 1.33 MB/core
Manufacture process 45 nm 32 nm
Transistor count 758,000,000 1,200,000,000
Max CPUs 1 1
Voltage range 0.85 - 1.43V 1.21 - 1.35V
Operating temperature Unknown - 62°C Unknown - 70°C

overclocking

Overclock popularity 22 142
Overclock review score 5 5
Overclocked clock speed 4.05 GHz 4.4 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.22 GHz 4.72 GHz
PassMark (Overclocked) 3,136.7 3,158.7
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.05 GHz 4.4 GHz

power consumption

TDP 140W 95W
Annual home energy cost 54.06 $/year 48.09 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 152.42 $/year 136.66 $/year
Performance per watt 1.08 pt/W 3.75 pt/W
Idle power consumption 89.7W 79W
Peak power consumption 174W 156W
Typical power consumption 152.93W N/A
AMD Phenom II X4 965
Report a correction
AMD FX 6100
Report a correction

Read more

Comments

comments powered by Disqus