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Front view of AMD Third Generation Opteron 8300

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AMD Third Generation Opteron 8300

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Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 8 vs 4 Twice as many CPUs in SMP configuration
More l3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core vs 1.33 MB/core Around 15% more l3 cache per core
Front view of AMD Opteron 6344

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AMD Opteron 6344

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Much more l2 cache 12 MB vs 2 MB 6x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much more l3 cache 16 MB vs 6 MB Around 2.8x more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Much higher clock speed 2.6 GHz vs 2.3 GHz Around 15% higher clock speed
More cores 12 vs 4 Three times as many cores; run more applications at once
More threads 12 vs 4 Three times as many threads
Much more l2 cache per core 1 MB/core vs 0.5 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core
Newer manufacturing process 32 nm vs 45 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor

Features Key features of the Third Generation Opteron 8300  vs Opteron 6344 

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Third Generation Opteron 8300  vs
Opteron 6344 
Clock speed 2.3 GHz 2.6 GHz
Cores Quad core Duodeca core

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
AVX 1.1
SSE2
F16C
MMX
XOP
AVX
SSE3
SSE
ABM
BMI1
CLMUL
AMD64
SSE4.1
FMA4
FMA3
SSE4.2
CVT16
AMD-V
3DNow!
Supplemental SSE3
AES
TBM
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

details

Third Generation Opteron 8300  vs
Opteron 6344 
Threads 4 12
L2 cache 2 MB 12 MB
L2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core 1 MB/core
L3 cache 6 MB 16 MB
L3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core 1.33 MB/core
Manufacture process 45 nm 32 nm
Max CPUs 8 4

power consumption

Typical power consumption N/A 93.44W
AMD Third Generation Opteron 8300
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