AMD A12-9720P vs Turion 64 X2 TL-60

AMD A12-9720P
AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-60

General info

Comparing A12-9720P and Turion 64 X2 TL-60 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Series
AMD Bristol Ridge
 
2x AMD Turion 64
Achitecture codename
Bristol Ridge
 
Trinidad / Tyler
Release date
1 June 2016
 
4 May 2007

Technical specs

A12-9720P and Turion 64 X2 TL-60 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of A12-9720P and Turion 64 X2 TL-60 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
4
 
2
Number of threads
4
 
2
Maximum frequency
3.6 GHz
 
2 GHz
Bus support
n/d
 
800 MHz
L1 cache
n/d
 
256 KB
L2 cache
2 MB
 
1024 KB
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
90 / 65 nm
Die size
250 mm2
 
147 mm2
Maximum core temperature
90 °C
 
95 °C
Transistor count
3100 Million
 
154 Million
64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on A12-9720P and Turion 64 X2 TL-60 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Socket
FP4
 
S1
Power consumption (TDP)
15 Watt
 
35 / 31 Watt

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into A12-9720P and Turion 64 X2 TL-60.
Integrated graphics
AMD Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge) ( - 758 MHz)
 
n/d

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of A12-9720P and Turion 64 X2 TL-60. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

A12-9720P 8.43
Turion 64 X2 TL-60 8.46 +0.4%

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

A12-9720P 2743 +69.4%
Turion 64 X2 TL-60 1619

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

A12-9720P 7361 +135.2%
Turion 64 X2 TL-60 3130

wPrime 32

A12-9720P 13 +199.8%
Turion 64 X2 TL-60 39

Gaming performance

Let's see how good A12-9720P and Turion 64 X2 TL-60 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of AMD A12-9720P

Much newer (1 June 2016 vs 4 May 2007)
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 90 nm)
Less power hungry (15 vs 35 watts)

Advantages of AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-60

0.4% faster in synthetic tests

So, A12-9720P or Turion 64 X2 TL-60?

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