CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of G4400 vs 240e among all CPUs

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark and 1 more

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core and 1 more

Integrated Graphics

Integrated GPU performance for graphics

Sky Diver and Cloud Gate

Integrated Graphics (OpenCL)

Integrated GPU performance for parallel computing

CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 4 more

Performance per Watt

How efficiently does the processor use electricity?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

8.8

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Winner
Intel Pentium G4400 

CPUBoss recommends the Intel Pentium G4400  based on its performance and single-core performance.

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Intel Pentium G4400

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Front view of Intel Pentium G4400

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Pentium G4400

Reasons to consider the
Intel Pentium G4400

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Much newer manufacturing process 14 nm vs 45 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Much lower typical power consumption 43.88W vs 138.13W 3.1x lower typical power consumption
Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Higher clock speed 3.3 GHz vs 2.8 GHz Around 20% higher clock speed
Much better geekbench 3 Multi-Core score 7,276 vs 2,638 More than 2.8x better geekbench 3 Multi-Core score
Significantly better PassMark (Single core) score 1,879 vs 956 More than 95% better PassMark (Single core) score
Significantly more l3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core vs 0.5 MB/core 3x more l3 cache per core
Much lower annual home energy cost 13.01 $/year vs 54.26 $/year 4.2x lower annual home energy cost
Newer Jul, 2015 vs Oct, 2009 Release date over 5 years later
Slightly more l3 cache 3 MB vs 1 MB 3x more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Better performance per watt 3.28 pt/W vs 0.74 pt/W Around 4.5x better performance per watt
Much lower annual commercial energy cost 47.3 $/year vs 129.91 $/year 2.7x lower annual commercial energy cost
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.19 GHz vs 2.8 GHz Around 50% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.99 GHz vs 3.74 GHz More than 5% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Front view of AMD Athlon II X2 240e

Reasons to consider the
AMD Athlon II X2 240e

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the AMD Athlon II X2 240e vs the Intel Pentium G4400.

Benchmarks Real world tests of Pentium G4400 vs Athlon II X2 240e

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Pentium G4400
5,770 MB/s
Athlon II X2 240e
112,000 MB/s

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Pentium G4400  vs
Athlon II X2 240e 
Clock speed 3.3 GHz 2.8 GHz
Cores Dual core Dual core

features

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

power consumption

TDP 54W 45W
Annual home energy cost 13.01 $/year 54.26 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 47.3 $/year 129.91 $/year
Performance per watt 3.28 pt/W 0.74 pt/W
Typical power consumption 43.88W 138.13W

details

Pentium G4400  vs
Athlon II X2 240e 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 2 2
L3 cache 3 MB 1 MB
L3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 14 nm 45 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.99 GHz 3.74 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.19 GHz 2.8 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.99 GHz 3.74 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU None
Label Intel® HD Graphics 510 N/A
Number of displays supported 3 N/A
GPU clock speed 350 MHz N/A
Turbo clock speed 1,000 MHz N/A
Intel Pentium G4400
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