AMD A6-9225 vs Intel Core 2 Duo T9900

AMD A6-9225
Intel Core 2 Duo T9900

General info

Comparing A6-9225 and Core 2 Duo T9900 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
n/d
 
1.60
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Series
AMD Bristol Ridge
 
Intel Core 2 Duo
Achitecture codename
Stoney Ridge
 
Penryn
Release date
1 June 2018
 
1 April 2009
Launch price (MSRP)
n/d
 
$530
Price now
n/d
 
$399

Technical specs

A6-9225 and Core 2 Duo T9900 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of A6-9225 and Core 2 Duo T9900 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
2
 
2
Number of threads
2
 
2
Maximum frequency
3 GHz
 
3.06 GHz
Bus support
n/d
 
1066 MHz
L1 cache
160 KB
 
128 KB
L2 cache
1 MB
 
6134 KB
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
45 nm
Die size
124.5 mm2
 
107 mm2
Maximum core temperature
90 °C
 
n/d
Transistor count
1200 Million
 
410 Million
64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on A6-9225 and Core 2 Duo T9900 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Socket
BGA
 
Socket P (BGA479, PGA478)
Power consumption (TDP)
10-15 Watt
 
35 Watt

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by A6-9225 and Core 2 Duo T9900 are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
-

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into A6-9225 and Core 2 Duo T9900.
Integrated graphics
AMD Radeon R4 (Stoney Ridge) ( - 655 MHz)
 
n/d

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of A6-9225 and Core 2 Duo T9900. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

A6-9225 4.51
2 Duo T9900 4.51

3DMark06 CPU

A6-9225 2132
2 Duo T9900 2787 +30.7%

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

A6-9225 2532
2 Duo T9900 3538 +39.7%

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

A6-9225 4193
2 Duo T9900 7094 +69.2%

wPrime 32

A6-9225 26
2 Duo T9900 25 +4.7%

Passmark

A6-9225 2136
2 Duo T9900 2136

Gaming performance

Let's see how good A6-9225 and Core 2 Duo T9900 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of AMD A6-9225

Much newer (1 June 2018 vs 1 April 2009)
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 45 nm)
Less power hungry (10 vs 35 watts)
Virtualization (Hardware acceleration of virtual machines)

Advantages of Intel Core 2 Duo T9900

We are unaware of any advantages of Intel Core 2 Duo T9900 over AMD A6-9225.

So, A6-9225 or Core 2 Duo T9900?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD A6-9225 and Intel Core 2 Duo T9900. The differences in performance seem too small.
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