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Front view of Intel Core i5 2500

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Intel Core i5 2500

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the Intel Core i5 2500 vs the AMD Phenom X3 B77.

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AMD Phenom X3 B77

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the AMD Phenom X3 B77 vs the Intel Core i5 2500.

Benchmarks Real world tests of Core i5 2500 vs Phenom X3 B77

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Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core i5 2500  vs
Phenom X3 B77 
Clock speed 3.3 GHz 3.2 GHz
Turbo clock speed 3.7 GHz 0 GHz
Cores Quad core Tri core
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
SSE
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
3DNow!
Supplemental SSE3
AES
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

details

Core i5 2500  vs
Phenom X3 B77 
Threads 4 3
L2 cache 1 MB 1.5 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 45 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.7 GHz 3.2 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.21 GHz 4.4 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.7 GHz 3.2 GHz

power consumption

TDP 95W 95W
Annual home energy cost 22.89 $/year 22.89 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 83.22 $/year 83.22 $/year
Performance per watt 9.04 pt/W 1.38 pt/W
Typical power consumption 77.19W 77.19W
Intel Core i5 2500
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