AMD Athlon 64 FX-53: specs and benchmarks

AMD Athlon 64 FX-53

Summary

AMD started AMD Athlon 64 FX-53 sales on June 2004 at a recommended price of $30. This is Clawhammer architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 1 core and 1 thread, and is based on 130 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2400 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is AMD Socket 939 processor with a TDP of 89 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 0.79 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Athlon 64 FX-53 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
11.05
 
Type
Desktop
 
Architecture codename
Clawhammer
 
Release date
June 2004
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$30
 
Price now
$30
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Athlon 64 FX-53's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Athlon 64 FX-53's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
1
 
Number of threads
1
 
Maximum frequency
2.4 GHz
 
L1 cache
128 KB
 
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
1 MB
 
Manufacturing process technology
130 nm
 
Die size
193 mm2
 
Transistor count
105 million
 
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Athlon 64 FX-53 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
 
Socket
939
 
Power consumption (TDP)
89 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Athlon 64 FX-53. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

0.79

Passmark

646

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Athlon 64 FX-53 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Athlon 64 FX-53 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Athlon 64 FX-53 from Intel is Celeron E1400, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 1 position in our rating.

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