Intel Core 2 Duo P8700 vs AMD Mobile Sempron SI-40
Comparing Core 2 Duo P8700 and Mobile Sempron SI-40 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Core 2 Duo P8700 and Mobile Sempron SI-40 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core 2 Duo P8700 and Mobile Sempron SI-40 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
Manufacturing process technology
Maximum core temperature
64 bit support
Information on Core 2 Duo P8700 and Mobile Sempron SI-40 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Power consumption (TDP)
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core 2 Duo P8700 and Mobile Sempron SI-40. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
2 Duo P8700 3.43
Mobile Sempron SI-40 3.48 +1.5%
2 Duo P8700 2254 +192%
Mobile Sempron SI-40 772
Let's see how good Core 2 Duo P8700 and Mobile Sempron SI-40 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.
Advantages of Intel Core 2 Duo P8700
Somewhat newer (1 January 2009 vs 4 July 2008)
Finer manufacturing process technology (45 vs 65 nm)
Advantages of AMD Mobile Sempron SI-40
1.5% faster in synthetic tests
So, Core 2 Duo P8700 or Mobile Sempron SI-40?
Technical City couldn't decide between Intel Core 2 Duo P8700 and AMD Mobile Sempron SI-40. The differences in performance seem too small.
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