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Intel Pentium T4200

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Pentium T4200

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Much better performance per dollar 45.14 pt/$ vs 0.67 pt/$ More than 67.8x better performance per dollar
Significantly lower typical power consumption 28.44W vs 52.81W More than 45% lower typical power consumption
Better performance per watt 2.58 pt/W vs 1.83 pt/W More than 40% better performance per watt
Significantly lower annual home energy cost 8.43 $/year vs 15.66 $/year More than 45% lower annual home energy cost
Significantly lower annual commercial energy cost 30.66 $/year vs 56.94 $/year More than 45% lower annual commercial energy cost
Newer Jan, 2009 vs Jan, 2008 Release date a year later
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Much more l2 cache 6 MB vs 1 MB 6x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Significantly higher clock speed 3 GHz vs 2 GHz 50% higher clock speed
Much better geekbench 2 (32-bit) score 2,826 vs 1,796 More than 55% better geekbench 2 (32-bit) score
Much more l2 cache per core 3 MB/core vs 0.5 MB/core 6x more l2 cache per core
Has virtualization support Yes vs No Somewhat common; Boosts performance of virtual machines
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.22 GHz vs 2.43 GHz Around 75% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Supports trusted computing Yes vs No Somewhat common; Allows for safer, more reliable computing
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.23 GHz vs 2 GHz More than 2x better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Slightly better PassMark score 2,160 vs 1,150 Around 90% better PassMark score

Benchmarks Real world tests of Pentium T4200 vs Core2 Duo E8400

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 T4200
84,600 MB/s
Core2 Duo E8400
128,000 MB/s

GeekBench (32-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench (64-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Pentium T4200  vs
Core2 Duo E8400 
Clock speed 2 GHz 3 GHz
Cores Dual core Dual core
Socket type
478
LGA 775

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Supports trusted computing No Yes
Has virtualization support No Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
SSE3
SSE
SSE4.1
Supplemental SSE3
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 35W 65W
Annual home energy cost 8.43 $/year 15.66 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 30.66 $/year 56.94 $/year
Performance per watt 2.58 pt/W 1.83 pt/W
Typical power consumption 28.44W 52.81W

details

Pentium T4200  vs
Core2 Duo E8400 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 2 2
L2 cache 1 MB 6 MB
L2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core 3 MB/core
Manufacture process 45 nm 45 nm
Transistor count 410,000,000 410,000,000
Max CPUs 1 1
Clock multiplier 10 9

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 2.43 GHz 4.22 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 2 GHz 4.23 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.43 GHz 4.22 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None None
Label N/A N/A
Latest DirectX N/A N/A
Number of displays supported N/A N/A
GPU clock speed N/A N/A
Turbo clock speed N/A N/A
3DMark06 N/A N/A

bus

Architecture FSB FSB
Number of links 1 1
Clock speed 800 MHz 1,333 MHz
Intel Pentium T4200
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