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Front view of AMD Turion II P520

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AMD Turion II P520

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the Turion II P520 vs the A6 3420M.

Front view of AMD A6 3420M

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AMD A6 3420M

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Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required

Benchmarks Real world tests of Turion II P520 vs A6 3420M

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A6 3420M
3,126

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Turion II P520
90,200 MB/s
A6 3420M
76,600 MB/s

GeekBench (32-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A6 3420M
3,025

GeekBench (64-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A6 3420M
3,333

GeekBench

A6 3420M
4,603

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

A6 3420M
2,020

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Turion II P520  vs
A6 3420M 
Clock speed 2.3 GHz 1.5 GHz
Cores Dual core Quad core
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
MMX
SSE3
SSE
AMD64
AMD-V
3DNow!
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 25W 35W
Annual home energy cost 6.02 $/year 8.43 $/year
Performance per watt 3.53 pt/W 3.11 pt/W
Typical power consumption 20.31W 28.44W

details

Turion II P520  vs
A6 3420M 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 2 4
L2 cache 1 MB 4 MB
L2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core 1 MB/core
Manufacture process 45 nm 32 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 2.3 GHz 2.62 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.3 GHz 1.5 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.3 GHz 2.62 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None GPU
Label N/A Radeon™ HD 6520G
Latest DirectX N/A 11.0
GPU clock speed N/A 400 MHz
AMD Turion II P520
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