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Front view of Intel Core i5 2500

Reasons to consider the
Intel Core i5 2500

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Much higher turbo clock speed 3.7 GHz vs 0 GHz Compared to all cpus, 3.7 GHz turbo clock speed is just OK
Much higher clock speed 3.3 GHz vs 2 GHz Around 65% higher clock speed
More l3 cache 6 MB vs 0 MB Compared to all cpus, 6 MB l3 cache is just OK
Much more l3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core vs 0 MB/core Compared to all cpus, 1.5 MB/core l3 cache per core is just OK
Front view of AMD Opteron X1100 Series X1150

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AMD Opteron X1100 Series X1150

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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 lower typical power consumption 13.81W vs 77.19W 5.6x lower typical power consumption
Newer manufacturing process 28 nm vs 32 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
More l2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core
Much lower annual home energy cost 4.1 $/year vs 22.89 $/year 5.6x lower annual home energy cost
Much lower annual commercial energy cost 14.89 $/year vs 83.22 $/year 5.6x lower annual commercial energy cost

Features Key features of the Core i5 2500  vs Opteron X1100 Series X1150 

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core i5 2500  vs
Opteron X1100 Series X1150 
Clock speed 3.3 GHz 2 GHz
Turbo clock speed 3.7 GHz 0 GHz
Cores Quad core Quad core
Is unlocked No No

features

Has virtualization support Yes Yes

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3-1333
DDR3-1066
DDR3
DDR3-800

details

Core i5 2500  vs
Opteron X1100 Series X1150 
Threads 4 4
L2 cache 1 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
L3 cache 6 MB 0 MB
L3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core 0 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm 28 nm
Operating temperature Unknown - 72.6°C Unknown - 70°C

power consumption

TDP 95W 17W
Annual home energy cost 22.89 $/year 4.1 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 83.22 $/year 14.89 $/year
Typical power consumption 77.19W 13.81W
Intel Core i5 2500
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AMD Opteron X1100 Series X1150
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