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Front view of Intel Core i3 3220

Reasons to consider the
Intel Core i3 3220

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Significantly higher clock speed 3.3 GHz vs 2.5 GHz More than 30% higher clock speed
Much newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 28 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Front view of AMD A12 7th Gen A12-9700P

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AMD A12 7th Gen A12-9700P

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Significantly more l2 cache 2 MB vs 0.5 MB 4x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much higher Maximum operating temperature 90 °C vs 65.3 °C Around 40% higher Maximum operating temperature
Higher GPU clock speed 758 MHz vs 650 MHz More than 15% higher GPU clock speed
More l2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core
More cores 4 vs 2 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once

Features Key features of the Core i3 3220  vs A12 7th Gen A12-9700P 

clock speed

L2 cache

gpu clock speed

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core i3 3220  vs
A12 7th Gen A12-9700P 
Clock speed 3.3 GHz 2.5 GHz
Cores Dual core Quad core
Is unlocked No No

features

Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
SSE
SSE4.1
FMA4
SSE4.2
Supplemental SSE3
AES

details

Core i3 3220  vs
A12 7th Gen A12-9700P 
L2 cache 0.5 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
L3 cache 3 MB None
Manufacture process 22 nm 28 nm
Operating temperature Unknown - 65.3°C Unknown - 90°C

integrated graphics

GPU GPU GPU
Label Intel® HD Graphics 2500 Radeon™ R7
GPU clock speed 650 MHz 758 MHz

power consumption

Typical power consumption 44.69W N/A
Intel Core i3 3220
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AMD A12 7th Gen A12-9700P
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