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Front view of Intel Core i5 3470

Reasons to consider the
Intel Core i5 3470

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More l3 cache 6 MB vs None Compared to all cpus, 6 MB l3 cache is just OK
Newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 28 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Higher clock speed 3.2 GHz vs 3 GHz More than 5% higher clock speed
More cores 4 vs 2 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
Front view of AMD A9 7th Gen A9-9420

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AMD A9 7th Gen A9-9420

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Significantly higher GPU clock speed 847 MHz vs 650 MHz More than 30% higher GPU clock speed
Significantly higher Maximum operating temperature 90 °C vs 67.4 °C Around 35% higher Maximum operating temperature
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 i5 3470  vs A9 7th Gen A9-9420 

clock speed

turbo clock speed

L2 cache

gpu clock speed

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core i5 3470  vs
A9 7th Gen A9-9420 
Clock speed 3.2 GHz 3 GHz
Turbo clock speed 3.6 GHz 3.6 GHz
Cores Quad core Dual 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 i5 3470  vs
A9 7th Gen A9-9420 
L2 cache 1 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
L3 cache 6 MB None
Manufacture process 22 nm 28 nm
Operating temperature Unknown - 67.4°C Unknown - 90°C

integrated graphics

GPU GPU GPU
Label Intel® HD Graphics 2500 Radeon™ R5
Latest DirectX 11.0 12.0
GPU clock speed 650 MHz 847 MHz

power consumption

Typical power consumption 86.05W N/A
Intel Core i5 3470
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