AMD C-70: specs and benchmarks

AMD C-70


AMD started AMD C-70 sales on September 2012. This is Ontario architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 40 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 1333 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FT1 BGA 413-Ball processor with a TDP of 9 Watt. It supports DDR3 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 3.92 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X.

General info

Of C-70 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
AMD C-Series
Achitecture codename
Release date
September 2012

Technical specs

C-70's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of C-70's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
Maximum frequency
1.33 GHz
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
128 KB
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
1024 KB
of 8192 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
40 nm
Die size
75 mm2
64 bit support


Information on C-70 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
FT1 BGA 413-Ball
Power consumption (TDP)
9 Watt
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by C-70 are enumerated here.

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by C-70.
Supported memory types

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into C-70.
Integrated graphics
AMD Radeon HD 6290 (280 - 400 MHz)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of C-70. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance


3DMark06 CPU


Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core


Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core


Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core


Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core


Geekbench 2


Game benchmarks

Let's see how good C-70 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall C-70 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to C-70 from Intel is Atom x7-Z8700, which is faster by 1% and higher by 4 positions in our rating.

Advices and comments

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