AMD A9-9420: specs and benchmarks

AMD A9-9420

Summary

AMD started A9-9420 sales 1 June 2016. This is Stoney Ridge architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 28 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3600 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is processor with a TDP of 10-25 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 8.39 percent of a leader's which is Intel Core i9-7980XE.

General info

Of A9-9420 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
AMD Bristol Ridge
 
Achitecture codename
Stoney Ridge
 
Release date
1 June 2016
 

Technical specs

A9-9420's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of A9-9420's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Maximum frequency
3.6 GHz
 
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
Die size
124.5 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
90 °C
 
of 105
Transistor count
1200 Million
 
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on A9-9420 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Power consumption (TDP)
10-25 Watt
 
of 320 (Xeon Phi 7295)

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by A9-9420 are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 

CPU benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of A9-9420. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

8.39

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

2875

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

4841

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

0.99

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

1.6

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

81

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

134

TrueCrypt AES

1.1

Passmark

2330

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good A9-9420 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.
Fortnite

Fortnite

2018
Fortnite

Official system requirements

A9-9420 performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

A9-9420
minimum Core i3-530
recommended Core i5-650
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Official system requirements

A9-9420 performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

A9-9420
minimum Core i3-4340
Overwatch

Overwatch

2016
Overwatch

Official system requirements

A9-9420 performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

A9-9420
minimum Phenom X3 8650
recommended Core i5-650
GTA V

GTA V

2015
GTA V

Official system requirements

A9-9420 performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

A9-9420
minimum Core 2 Quad Q6600
recommended Core i5-3470
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege

2015
Rainbow Six Siege

Official system requirements

A9-9420 performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

A9-9420
minimum Core i3-560
recommended Core i5-2500K
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Official system requirements

A9-9420 performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

A9-9420
minimum Pentium D 915
recommended Core 2 Duo E6600
Dota 2

Dota 2

2013
Dota 2

Official system requirements

A9-9420 performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

A9-9420
minimum Pentium D 915
Counter-Strike: GO

Counter-Strike: GO

2012
Counter-Strike: GO

Official system requirements

A9-9420 performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

A9-9420
minimum Celeron 450
recommended Pentium 4 630
League of Legends

League of Legends

2009
League of Legends

Official system requirements

A9-9420 performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

A9-9420
minimum Celeron 2.20
recommended Celeron D 352
Minecraft

Minecraft

2009
Minecraft

Official system requirements

A9-9420 performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

A9-9420
minimum Pentium D 915
recommended Pentium D 915

Relative perfomance

Overall A9-9420 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to A9-9420 from Intel is Celeron N4100, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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