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 Sempron 140

Reasons to consider the
AMD Sempron 140

Report a correction
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.93 GHz vs 1.8 GHz Around 2.2x better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Front view of AMD Athlon II 160u

Reasons to consider the
AMD Athlon II 160u

Report a correction
Much lower typical power consumption 16.25W vs 36.56W 2.2x lower typical power consumption
Much higher Maximum operating temperature 80 °C vs 63 °C More than 25% higher Maximum operating temperature
Much lower annual home energy cost 4.82 $/year vs 10.84 $/year 2.2x lower annual home energy cost
Much lower annual commercial energy cost 17.52 $/year vs 39.42 $/year 2.2x lower annual commercial energy cost

Benchmarks Real world tests of Sempron 140 vs Athlon II 160u

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

Sempron 140
105,900 MB/s
Athlon II 160u
71,200 MB/s

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Sempron 140  vs
Athlon II 160u 
Clock speed 2.7 GHz 1.8 GHz
Cores Single core Single core

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

bus

Clock speed 2,000 MHz 1,800 MHz

details

Sempron 140  vs
Athlon II 160u 
Threads 1 1
L2 cache 1 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 1 MB/core
Manufacture process 45 nm 45 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Operating temperature Unknown - 63°C Unknown - 80°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.69 GHz 3.08 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.93 GHz 1.8 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.69 GHz 3.08 GHz

power consumption

TDP 45W 20W
Annual home energy cost 10.84 $/year 4.82 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 39.42 $/year 17.52 $/year
Performance per watt 1.95 pt/W 2.97 pt/W
Typical power consumption 36.56W 16.25W
AMD Sempron 140
Report a correction
AMD Athlon II 160u
Report a correction

Read more

Comments

comments powered by Disqus