AMD A9-9425 vs Phenom X4 9750B

AMD A9-9425
AMD Phenom X4 9750B

General info

Comparing A9-9425 and Phenom X4 9750B processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Desktop
Series
AMD Bristol Ridge
 
n/d
Achitecture codename
Stoney Ridge
 
Agena
Release date
1 June 2016
 
on August 2008

Technical specs

A9-9425 and Phenom X4 9750B quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of A9-9425 and Phenom X4 9750B performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
2
 
4
Number of threads
2
 
4
Maximum frequency
3.7 GHz
 
2.4 GHz
L1 cache
n/d
 
128 KB (per core)
L2 cache
1 MB
 
512 KB (per core)
L3 cache
n/d
 
2 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
65 nm
Die size
124.5 mm2
 
285 mm2
Maximum core temperature
90 °C
 
n/d
Transistor count
1200 Million
 
450 million
64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on A9-9425 and Phenom X4 9750B compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
n/d
 
1
Socket
BGA
 
AM2+
Power consumption (TDP)
10-25 Watt
 
95 Watt

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by A9-9425 and Phenom X4 9750B are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
+

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into A9-9425 and Phenom X4 9750B.
Integrated graphics
AMD Radeon R5 (Stoney Ridge) ( - 800 MHz)
 
n/d

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of A9-9425 and Phenom X4 9750B. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

A9-9425 5.20
Phenom X4 9750B 5.65 +8.7%

Passmark

A9-9425 2496
Phenom X4 9750B 2709 +8.5%

Gaming performance

Let's see how good A9-9425 and Phenom X4 9750B are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of AMD A9-9425

Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 65 nm)
Less power hungry (10 vs 95 watts)

Advantages of AMD Phenom X4 9750B

8.7% faster in synthetic tests
MMX (MultiMedia Extensions - the very first (1996) SIMD instruction expansion for Intel desktop CPUs, works with 64-bit registers)
3DNow! (older SIMD instructions set used by AMD CPUs. Supercedes MMX, works with 64-bit registers)
SSE (Streaming SIMD Instructions - a SIMD instruction extension working with 128-bit registers)
AMD64 (AMD CPUs 64-bit architecture. Almost identical to Intel 64, save for some little and rarely used nuances)

So, A9-9425 or Phenom X4 9750B?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD A9-9425 and AMD Phenom X4 9750B. The differences in performance seem too small.
Be aware that A9-9425 is a notebook processor while Phenom X4 9750B is a desktop one.
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