AMD A6-9225 vs 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.
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AMD Bristol Ridge
Intel Core 2 Duo
Architecture codename
Stoney Ridge
Release date
1 June 2018
1 April 2009
Launch price (MSRP)
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Price now
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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
Number of threads
Maximum frequency
3 GHz
3.06 GHz
Bus support
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1066 MHz
L1 cache
160 KB
128 KB
L2 cache
1 MB
6 MB
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
45 nm
Die size
124.5 mm2
107 mm2
Maximum core temperature
90 °C
105 °C
Transistor count
1200 Million
410 Million
64 bit support
VID voltage range
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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.
BGA479, PGA478
Power consumption (TDP)
10-15 Watt
35 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by A6-9225 and Core 2 Duo T9900. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
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Turbo Boost
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Demand Based Switching
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Security technologies

A6-9225 and Core 2 Duo T9900 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
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Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by A6-9225 and Core 2 Duo T9900 are enumerated here.
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Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into A6-9225 and Core 2 Duo T9900.
Integrated graphics
AMD Radeon R4 (Stoney Ridge) ( - 655 MHz)
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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 1.74 +16%
2 Duo T9900 1.50

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 26.28
2 Duo T9900 25.1 +4.7%


A6-9225 1388 +16%
2 Duo T9900 1197

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

16% faster in synthetic tests
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

Higher maximum frequency (3060 vs 3000 MHz)

So, A6-9225 or Core 2 Duo T9900?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD A6-9225.
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