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AMD Phenom II N660

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of AMD Phenom II N660

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Much better geekbench 2 (32-bit) score 2,285 vs 1,494 Around 55% better geekbench 2 (32-bit) score
Significantly higher clock speed 3 GHz vs 2.2 GHz More than 35% higher clock speed
Significantly more l2 cache 2 MB vs 1 MB 2x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much newer manufacturing process 45 nm vs 65 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Has virtualization support Yes vs No Somewhat common; Boosts performance of virtual machines
Much more l2 cache per core 1 MB/core vs 0.5 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.01 GHz vs 1.76 GHz More than 70% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Newer Jan, 2011 vs May, 2006 Release date over 4 years later
Better PassMark (Single core) score 970 vs 655 Around 50% better PassMark (Single core) score
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 3 GHz vs 1.6 GHz More than 85% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Higher Maximum operating temperature 100 °C vs 95 °C More than 5% higher Maximum operating temperature
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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the Turion 64 X2 64 vs the Phenom II N660.

Benchmarks Real world tests of Phenom II N660 vs Turion 64 X2 64

GeekBench (32-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Phenom II N660  vs
Turion 64 X2 64 
Clock speed 3 GHz 2.2 GHz
Turbo clock speed 0 GHz 0 GHz
Cores Dual core Dual core
Socket type
S1
AM2
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes No
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
MMX
SSE3
SSE
3DNow!
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 35W 35W
Annual home energy cost 8.43 $/year 8.43 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 30.66 $/year 30.66 $/year
Performance per watt 1.86 pt/W 1.82 pt/W
Typical power consumption 28.44W 28.44W

details

Phenom II N660  vs
Turion 64 X2 64 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 2 2
L2 cache 2 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
L3 cache 0 MB 0 MB
L3 cache per core 0 MB/core 0 MB/core
Manufacture process 45 nm 65 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Operating temperature Unknown - 100°C Unknown - 95°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.01 GHz 1.76 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3 GHz 1.6 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.01 GHz 1.76 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

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3
DDR2-667
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