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Front view of AMD Sempron 2500+

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AMD Sempron 2500+

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Much higher Maximum operating temperature 69 °C vs 63 °C Around 10% higher Maximum operating temperature
Front view of AMD Sempron 140

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Much newer manufacturing process 45 nm vs 130 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Much more l2 cache 1 MB vs 0.25 MB 4x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much higher clock speed 2.7 GHz vs 1.75 GHz Around 55% higher clock speed
Much better PassMark (Single core) score 839 vs 464 More than 80% better PassMark (Single core) score
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.69 GHz vs 2.21 GHz More than 65% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Much better performance per watt 1.95 pt/W vs 0.41 pt/W Around 4.8x better performance per watt
Much more l2 cache per core 1 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 4x more l2 cache per core
Lower typical power consumption 36.56W vs 47.94W Around 25% lower typical power consumption
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.93 GHz vs 1.4 GHz More than 2.8x better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Newer Jul, 2009 vs Jul, 2004 Release date over 5 years later
Lower annual home energy cost 10.84 $/year vs 14.21 $/year Around 25% lower annual home energy cost
Lower annual commercial energy cost 39.42 $/year vs 51.68 $/year Around 25% lower annual commercial energy cost

Benchmarks Real world tests of Sempron 2500+ vs 140

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 2500+
38.7 MB/s
Sempron 140
105,900 MB/s

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Sempron 2500+  vs
140 
Clock speed 1.75 GHz 2.7 GHz
Cores Single core Single core
Socket type
754
462
AM3

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
MMX
SSE3
SSE
3DNow!

bus

Clock speed 333 MHz 2,000 MHz

details

Sempron 2500+  vs
140 
Threads 1 1
L2 cache 0.25 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 1 MB/core
Manufacture process 130 nm 45 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Operating temperature Unknown - 69°C Unknown - 63°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 2.21 GHz 3.69 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 1.4 GHz 3.93 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.21 GHz 3.69 GHz

power consumption

TDP 59W 45W
Annual home energy cost 14.21 $/year 10.84 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 51.68 $/year 39.42 $/year
Performance per watt 0.41 pt/W 1.95 pt/W
Typical power consumption 47.94W 36.56W
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