Cast your vote Do you agree or disagree with CPUBoss?

Thanks for adding your opinion. Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date with the latest news!

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Core i3 4150

Reasons to consider the
Intel Core i3 4150

Report a correction
Much newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 45 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Higher clock speed 3.5 GHz vs 2.8 GHz More than 25% higher clock speed
Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Lower typical power consumption 43.88W vs 60.94W Around 30% lower typical power consumption
Newer Feb, 2014 vs Feb, 2009 Release date over 5 years later
Significantly higher Maximum operating temperature 72 °C vs 55 °C More than 30% higher Maximum operating temperature
Lower annual home energy cost 13.01 $/year vs 18.07 $/year Around 30% lower annual home energy cost
Lower annual commercial energy cost 47.3 $/year vs 65.7 $/year Around 30% lower annual commercial energy cost
Front view of AMD Opteron 2387

Reasons to consider the
AMD Opteron 2387

Report a correction
Much 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
Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 2 vs 1 Twice as many CPUs in SMP configuration
More l3 cache 6 MB vs 3 MB 2x more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
More cores 4 vs 2 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
More l2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core

Features Key features of the Core i3 4150  vs Opteron 2387 

clock speed

Core i3 4150
3.5 GHz
Opteron 2387
2.8 GHz

L2 cache

L3 cache

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Core i3 4150  vs
Opteron 2387 
Clock speed 3.5 GHz 2.8 GHz
Cores Dual core Quad core
Socket type
LGA 1150
Is unlocked No No


Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
Supplemental SSE3
AVX 2.0
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes


Core i3 4150  vs
Opteron 2387 
Threads 4 4
L2 cache 0.5 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
L3 cache 3 MB 6 MB
L3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core 1.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 22 nm 45 nm
Max CPUs 1 2
Clock multiplier 35 14
Operating temperature Unknown - 72°C 0 - 55°C

integrated graphics

Label Intel® HD graphics 4400 N/A

power consumption

TDP 54W 75W
Annual home energy cost 13.01 $/year 18.07 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 47.3 $/year 65.7 $/year
Typical power consumption 43.88W 60.94W
Intel Core i3 4150
Report a correction
AMD Opteron 2387
Report a correction


comments powered by Disqus