AMD Athlon 240GE vs Athlon 3000G

AMD Athlon 240GE
AMD Athlon 3000G

General info

Comparing Athlon 240GE and Athlon 3000G processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
28.21
 
35.91
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Series
AMD Athlon
 
AMD Athlon
Architecture codename
Zen
 
Zen
Release date
21 December 2018
 
21 November 2019
Launch price (MSRP)
$75
 
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Price now
$87
 
$66

Technical specs

Athlon 240GE and Athlon 3000G quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Athlon 240GE and Athlon 3000G performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
2
 
2
Number of threads
4
 
4
Base frequency
3.5 GHz
 
3.5 GHz
L1 cache
96K (per core)
 
96K (per core)
L2 cache
512K (per core)
 
512K (per core)
L3 cache
4 MB (shared)
 
4 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
14 nm
Die size
209.78 mm2
 
209.78 mm2?
Transistor count
4,800 million
 
4,800 million
64 bit support
+
 
+
Unlocked
-
 
+

Compatibility

Information on Athlon 240GE and Athlon 3000G compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1 (Uniprocessor)
 
1 (Uniprocessor)
Socket
AM4
 
AM4
Power consumption (TDP)
35 Watt
 
35 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Athlon 240GE and Athlon 3000G. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 
+
FMA
+
 
-
AVX
+
 
+

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Athlon 240GE and Athlon 3000G are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Athlon 240GE and Athlon 3000G.
Supported memory types
DDR4 Dual-channel
 
DDR4 Dual-channel
Maximum memory size
64 GB
 
64 GB?
Max memory channels
2
 
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Maximum memory bandwidth
39.74 GB/s
 
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ECC memory support
+
 
-

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into Athlon 240GE and Athlon 3000G.

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Athlon 240GE and Athlon 3000G.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
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Max number of PCIe lanes
12
 
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Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Athlon 240GE and Athlon 3000G. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Athlon 240GE 5.85 +3.5%
Athlon 3000G 5.65

Passmark

Athlon 240GE 4752 +3.5%
Athlon 3000G 4593

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Athlon 240GE and Athlon 3000G are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of AMD Athlon 240GE

3.5% faster in synthetic tests
x86-64 (a general name for 64-bit extension of x86 instruction set. There are AMD64 and Intel 64 versions that differ very little)
FMA4
ECCMemory

Advantages of AMD Athlon 3000G

Somewhat newer (21 November 2019 vs 21 December 2018)
AMD64 (AMD CPUs 64-bit architecture. Almost identical to Intel 64, save for some little and rarely used nuances)
Unlocked

So, Athlon 240GE or Athlon 3000G?

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