Intel Celeron G550T vs AMD Phenom X3 8750
Comparing Celeron G550T and Phenom X3 8750 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Celeron G550T and Phenom X3 8750 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Celeron G550T and Phenom X3 8750 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
64 KB (per core)
128 KB (per core)
256 KB (per core)
512 KB (per core)
2 MB (shared)
2 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
Maximum core temperature
64 bit support
Information on Celeron G550T and Phenom X3 8750 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)
Technologies and extensions
Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Celeron G550T and Phenom X3 8750. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
Flex Memory Access
Fast Memory Access
Celeron G550T and Phenom X3 8750 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Celeron G550T and Phenom X3 8750 are enumerated here.
Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Celeron G550T and Phenom X3 8750.
Supported memory types
Maximum memory size
Max memory channels
Maximum memory bandwidth
General parameters of GPUs integrated into Celeron G550T and Phenom X3 8750.
Intel® HD Graphics for 2nd Generation Intel® Processors
Graphics max frequency
Available interfaces and connections of Celeron G550T and Phenom X3 8750 integrated GPUs.
Number of displays supported
Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Celeron G550T and Phenom X3 8750.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Celeron G550T and Phenom X3 8750. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
Celeron G550T 1.37
Phenom X3 8750 1.62 +18.2%
Celeron G550T 1096
Phenom X3 8750 1291 +17.8%
Let's see how good Celeron G550T and Phenom X3 8750 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.
Advantages of Intel Celeron G550T
Finer manufacturing process technology (32 vs 65 nm)
Less power hungry (35 vs 95 watts)
Intel 64 (64-bit Intel CPU architecture. Almost identical to AMD64, except small and rarely used nuances)
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Advantages of AMD Phenom X3 8750
18.2% faster in synthetic tests
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)
Virtualization (Hardware acceleration of virtual machines)
So, Celeron G550T or Phenom X3 8750?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Phenom X3 8750.
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