CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 3200+ vs 4800+ among all CPUs

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

Sky Diver and Cloud Gate

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?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

No winner declared

Too close to call

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Front view of AMD Athlon X2 4800+

AMD Athlon X2 4800+

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of AMD Sempron 3200+

Reasons to consider the
AMD Sempron 3200+

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Slightly lower typical power consumption 50.38W vs 52.81W Around 5% lower typical power consumption
Slightly lower annual commercial energy cost 54.31 $/year vs 56.94 $/year Around 5% lower annual commercial energy cost
Slightly lower annual home energy cost 14.94 $/year vs 15.66 $/year Around 5% lower annual home energy cost
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AMD Athlon X2 4800+

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Much newer manufacturing process 65 nm vs 90 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Significantly more l2 cache 1 MB vs 0 MB Compared to all cpus, 1 MB l2 cache is just OK
Higher clock speed 2.5 GHz vs 1.8 GHz Around 40% higher clock speed
Has virtualization support Yes vs No Somewhat common; Boosts performance of virtual machines
Much more l2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core vs 0 MB/core Compared to all cpus, 0.5 MB/core l2 cache per core is just OK
Better geekbench 3 Multi-Core score 1,741 vs 296 Around 6x better geekbench 3 Multi-Core score
Better PassMark (Single core) score 749 vs 483 More than 55% better PassMark (Single core) score
More cores 2 vs 1 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
Better overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.4 GHz vs 3 GHz Around 15% better overclocked clock speed (Water)

Benchmarks Real world tests of Sempron 3200+ vs Athlon X2 4800+

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 3200+
22.5 MB/s
Athlon X2 4800+
68.2 MB/s

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Sempron 3200+  vs
Athlon X2 4800+ 
Clock speed 1.8 GHz 2.5 GHz
Cores Single core Dual core
Socket type
939
AM2
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support No Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
SSE3
SSE
3DNow!
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 62W 65W
Annual home energy cost 14.94 $/year 15.66 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 54.31 $/year 56.94 $/year
Performance per watt 0.31 pt/W 0.8 pt/W
Typical power consumption 50.38W 52.81W

details

Sempron 3200+  vs
Athlon X2 4800+ 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 1 2
L2 cache 0 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 0 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
L3 cache 0 MB 0 MB
L3 cache per core 0 MB/core 0 MB/core
Manufacture process 90 nm 65 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Operating temperature Unknown - 55°C Unknown - 55°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 2.59 GHz 2.75 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3 GHz 3.4 GHz
PassMark (Overclocked) 942.2 1,457.7
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.59 GHz 2.75 GHz

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
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