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Front view of AMD Phenom X3 8600B

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AMD Phenom X3 8600B

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the Phenom X3 8600B vs the Athlon 64 X2 5800+.

Front view of AMD Athlon 64 X2 5800+

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AMD Athlon 64 X2 5800+

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the Athlon 64 X2 5800+ vs the Phenom X3 8600B.

Features Key features of the Phenom X3 8600B  vs Athlon 64 X2 5800+ 

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Phenom X3 8600B  vs
Athlon 64 X2 5800+ 
Clock speed 2.3 GHz 3 GHz
Cores Tri core Dual core
Socket type
AM2+
AM2

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

details

Phenom X3 8600B  vs
Athlon 64 X2 5800+ 
Threads 3 2
L2 cache 2 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 0.67 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 65 nm 65 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

power consumption

TDP 95W 89W
Annual home energy cost 22.89 $/year 21.44 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 83.22 $/year 77.96 $/year
Typical power consumption 77.19W 72.31W
AMD Phenom X3 8600B
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