AMD Athlon 64 FX-57 vs Athlon 64 FX-55

AMD Athlon 64 FX-57
AMD Athlon 64 FX-55

General info

Comparing Athlon 64 FX-57 and Athlon 64 FX-55 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
no data
 
1.79
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Architecture codename
San Diego
 
San Diego
Release date
June 2005
 
October 2004
Launch price (MSRP)
no data
 
$180
Price now
no data
 
$180

Technical specs

Athlon 64 FX-57 and Athlon 64 FX-55 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-57 and Athlon 64 FX-55 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
1
 
1
Number of threads
1
 
1
Maximum frequency
2.8 GHz
 
2.6 GHz
L1 cache
128 KB
 
128 KB
L2 cache
1 MB
 
1 MB
Manufacturing process technology
90 nm
 
130 nm
Die size
115 mm2
 
193 mm2
Transistor count
114 million
 
114 million
64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on Athlon 64 FX-57 and Athlon 64 FX-55 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
 
1
Socket
939
 
939
Power consumption (TDP)
104 Watt
 
104 Watt

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Athlon 64 FX-57 and Athlon 64 FX-55. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Athlon 64 FX-57 0.98 +27.3%
Athlon 64 FX-55 0.77

Passmark

Athlon 64 FX-57 795 +27.8%
Athlon 64 FX-55 622

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Athlon 64 FX-57 and Athlon 64 FX-55 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of AMD Athlon 64 FX-57

27.3% faster in synthetic tests
Finer manufacturing process technology (90 vs 130 nm)

Advantages of AMD Athlon 64 FX-55

We are unaware of any advantages of AMD Athlon 64 FX-55 over AMD Athlon 64 FX-57.

So, Athlon 64 FX-57 or Athlon 64 FX-55?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Athlon 64 FX-57.
Should you still have questions on choice between Athlon 64 FX-57 and Athlon 64 FX-55, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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