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AMD A6-7470K: specs and benchmarks
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AMD started A6-7470K sales 2 February 2016. This is a Godaveri architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 28nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4000 MHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FM2+ processor with a TDP of 65 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR3-2133 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at
of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 9654.
A6-7470K processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.
|Place in performance ranking||2058|
|Value for money||0.42|
|Market segment||Desktop processor|
|Architecture codename||Godaveri (2014−2018)|
|Release date||2 February 2016 (7 years old)|
|Current price||$216||of 15854 (Xeon Platinum 8276L)|
Basic microprocessor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
|Physical cores||2 (Dual-core)|
|Base clock speed||3.7 GHz||of 4.7 (FX-9590)|
|Boost clock speed||4 GHz||of 6 (Core i9-13900KS)|
|L1 cache||256 KB||of 7475.2 (Apple M2 Pro 10-Core)|
|L2 cache||1024 KB||of 36864 (Apple M2 Max)|
|Chip lithography||28 nm||of 4 (Ryzen 9 7940HS)|
|Die size||245 mm2|
|Maximum core temperature||71 °C||of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)|
|Maximum case temperature (TCase)||72 °C||of 105 (Core i7-5950HQ)|
|Number of transistors||2,411 million||of 9900000 (Ryzen 5 7645HX)|
|64 bit support||+|
Information on A6-7470K compatibility with other computer components and devices: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.
|Number of CPUs in a configuration||1||of 8 (Opteron 842)|
|Power consumption (TDP)||65 Watt||of 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)|
Technologies and extensions
Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by A6-7470K. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
|Out-of-band client management||-|
Supported virtual machine optimization technologies. Some are specific to Intel only, some to AMD.
Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by A6-7470K's memory controller. Depending on the motherboard, higher memory frequency may be supported.
|Supported memory types||DDR3-2133||of 5600 (Ryzen 9 7940HS)|
|Max memory channels||2||of 12 (Xeon Platinum 9221)|
General parameters of a GPU integrated into A6-7470K.
|Integrated graphics card||AMD Radeon R5 Graphics|
|iGPU core count||4|
|Number of pipelines||256|
Available interfaces and connections of A6-7470K's integrated GPU.
Graphics API support
APIs supported by A6-7470K's integrated GPU, sometimes API versions are included.
Specifications and connection types of supported peripherals.
|PCIe version||3.0||of 5 (Core i9-12900K)|
Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of A6-7470K. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.
Combined synthetic benchmark score
This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.
Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different types of workload, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario measuring single-core performance.
Benchmark coverage: 68%
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Overall A6-7470K performance compared to nearest competitors among desktop CPUs.
According to our data, the closest Intel alternative to A6-7470K is Core 2 Quad Q6600, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 2 positions in our ranking.
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