CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of G3220 vs 6400K

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

Passmark and GeekBench (32-bit)

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

Passmark (Single Core)

Overclocking

How much speed can you get out of the processor?

Maximum Overclocked Clock Speed (Air) and 1 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Performance Per Dollar

CPUBoss Score

Performance, Single-core Performance, Overclocking and Value

Winner
Intel Pentium G3220 

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Front view of Intel Pentium G3220

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Pentium G3220

Reasons to consider the
Intel Pentium G3220

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Newer manufacturing process 22 nms vs 32 nms A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Better PassMark (Single core) score 1,733 vs 1,398 Around 25% better PassMark (Single core) score
Lower typical power consumption 43.88W vs 52.81W More than 15% lower typical power consumption
Better performance per dollar 7.99 pt/$ vs 7.08 pt/$ Around 15% better performance per dollar
Slightly better PassMark score 3,183 vs 2,372 Around 35% better PassMark score
Higher Maximum Operating Temperature 72 °C vs 70 °C Around 5% higher Maximum Operating Temperature
Better performance per watt 8.87 pt/W vs 6.84 pt/W Around 30% better performance per watt
Marginally newer Sep, 2013 vs Jun, 2013 Release date 3 months later
Lower annual commercial energy cost 47.3 $/year vs 56.94 $/year More than 15% lower annual commercial energy cost
Lower annual home energy cost 13.01 $/year vs 15.66 $/year More than 15% lower annual home energy cost
Front view of AMD A6 6400K

Reasons to consider the
AMD A6 6400K

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Significantly higher clock speed 3.9 GHz vs 3 GHz 30% higher clock speed
Slightly more l2 cache 1 MB vs 0.5 MB 2x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.71 GHz vs 3.05 GHz Around 55% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
More l2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.72 GHz vs 3.19 GHz Around 50% better overclocked clock speed (Water)

Benchmarks Real world tests of Pentium G3220 vs A6 6400K

GeekBench (32-bit)

A6 6400K
4,094

GeekBench

A6 6400K
4,094

3D Mark 11 (Physics)

A6 6400K
3,710
Pentium G3220 A6 6400K @ community.futuremark.com

Passmark (Single Core)

A6 6400K
1,398

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Pentium G3220  vs
A6 6400K 
Clock speed 3 GHz 3.9 GHz
Cores Dual core Dual core
Is hyperthreaded No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has vitualization support Yes Yes
Instruction-set-extensions
MMX
SSE
SSE4.2
SSE3
SSE2
Supplemental SSE3
SSE4.1
SSE4
SSE4a
AES
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

gpu

GPU GPU GPU
Label Intel® HD Graphics Radeon™ HD 8470D

details

Pentium G3220  vs
A6 6400K 
Threads 2 2
L2 cache 0.5 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 22 nms 32 nms
Max CPUs 1 1
Operating temperature Unknown - 72°C Unknown - 70°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.05 GHz 4.71 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.19 GHz 4.72 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.05 GHz 4.71 GHz

power consumption

TDP 54W 65W
Annual home energy cost 13.01 $/year 15.66 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 47.3 $/year 56.94 $/year
Performance per watt 8.87 pt/W 6.84 pt/W
Typical power consumption 43.88W 52.81W
Intel Pentium G3220
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Comments

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mada faka research before you comment, this intel pentium g3220 is a 4th gen haswell processor. thats why its fast and newer than the old amd a6 6400k.
mada faka research before you comment, this intel pentium g3220 is a 4th gen haswell processor. thats why its fast and newer to the old amd a6 6400k.
mada faka this stincks, are you all stupid, how can a fuckin old pentium win a A6 AMD, You dumbass
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