Intel Celeron G1840 vs AMD Athlon II X3 460

General info

Comparing Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
12.84
 
24.66
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Architecture codename
Haswell
 
Rana
Release date
1 May 2014
 
3 May 2011
Launch price (MSRP)
$53
 
$50
Price now
$73
 
$39

Technical specs

Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
2
 
3
Number of threads
2
 
3
Base frequency
2.8 GHz
 
3.4 GHz
Maximum frequency
2.8 GHz
 
2.8 GHz
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
 
128 KB (per core)
L2 cache
256 KB (per core)
 
512 KB (per core)
L3 cache
3 MB (shared)
 
no data
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
45 nm
Die size
177 mm2
 
169 mm2
Maximum core temperature
72 °C
 
no data
Maximum case temperature (TCase)
72 °C
 
no data
Transistor count
1,400 million
 
300 million
64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460 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
FCLGA1150
 
AM3
Power consumption (TDP)
54 Watt
 
95 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2
 
no data
vPro
-
 
no data
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
no data
Turbo Boost
-
 
no data
Hyper-Threading
-
 
no data
Idle States
+
 
no data
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
-

Security technologies

Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
-
 
no data
EDB
+
 
no data
Secure Key
+
 
no data

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460 are enumerated here.
VT-d
-
 
no data
VT-x
+
 
no data
VT-i
-
 
no data
EPT
+
 
no data

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460.
Supported memory types
DDR3-1333, DDR3L-1333
 
DDR3 Dual-channel
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
no data
Max memory channels
2
 
no data
Maximum memory bandwidth
21.3 GB/s
 
no data
ECC memory support
+
 
-

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460.
Integrated graphics
Intel® HD Graphics for 4th Generation Intel® Processors
 
no data
Max video memory
1.7 GB
 
no data
Quick Sync
+
 
-
Clear Video HD
+
 
no data
Graphics max frequency
1.05 GHz
 
no data

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460 integrated GPUs.
Number of displays supported
3
 
no data
eDP
+
 
no data
DisplayPort
+
 
-
HDMI
+
 
-
DVI
+
 
no data
VGA
+
 
no data

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460 integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
1920x1080@60Hz
 
no data
Max resolution over eDP
2560x1600@60Hz
 
no data
Max resolution over DisplayPort
2560x1600@60Hz
 
no data
Max resolution over VGA
1920x1200@60Hz
 
no data

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460 integrated GPUs, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
11.1/12
 
no data
OpenGL
4.3
 
no data

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460.
PCIe revision
Up to 3.0
 
no data
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 
no data

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Celeron G1840 2.27
Athlon II X3 460 2.33 +2.6%

Passmark

Celeron G1840 1814
Athlon II X3 460 1862 +2.6%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Monero / XMR (CryptoNight)
0.02 kh/s
 
no data

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Celeron G1840 and Athlon II X3 460 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Celeron G1840

Much newer (1 May 2014 vs 3 May 2011)
Finer manufacturing process technology (22 vs 45 nm)
Less power hungry (54 vs 95 watts)
Intel 64 (64-bit Intel CPU architecture. Almost identical to AMD64, except small and rarely used nuances)
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
ECCMemory
QuickSyncVideo
DisplayPortMenu
HDMIMenu

Advantages of AMD Athlon II X3 460

2.6% faster in synthetic tests
Cheaper ($50 vs $53)
3DNow! (older SIMD instructions set used by AMD CPUs. Supercedes MMX, works with 64-bit registers)
AMD64 (AMD CPUs 64-bit architecture. Almost identical to Intel 64, save for some little and rarely used nuances)

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