AMD Athlon 64 X2 6000+: specs and benchmarks

AMD Athlon 64 X2 6000+


AMD started AMD Athlon 64 X2 6000+ sales on August 2007. This is Windsor architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 90 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3100 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is AMD Socket AM2 processor with a TDP of 125 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 1.25 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Athlon 64 X2 6000+ processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
Value for money (0-100)
Architecture codename
Release date
August 2007
Price now
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Athlon 64 X2 6000+'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 X2 6000+'s performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
Maximum frequency
3.1 GHz
L1 cache
256 KB
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
of 8192 (Opteron 3380)
Manufacturing process technology
90 nm
Die size
220 mm2
Transistor count
227 million
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)
64 bit support


Information on Athlon 64 X2 6000+ compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
Power consumption (TDP)
125 Watt
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Athlon 64 X2 6000+. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance




Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Athlon 64 X2 6000+ is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Athlon 64 X2 6000+ performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Athlon 64 X2 6000+ from Intel is Celeron E3500, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 3 positions in our rating.

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