Intel Core i5-7360U vs AMD Phenom II X4 X920 BE

General info

Comparing Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Series
Intel Core i5
 
4x AMD Phenom II
Architecture codename
Kaby Lake
 
Champlain
Release date
3 January 2017
 
12 May 2010
Launch price (MSRP)
$304
 
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Technical specs

Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
2
 
4
Number of threads
4
 
4
Maximum frequency
3.6 GHz
 
2.3 GHz
Bus support
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3600 MHz
L1 cache
128 KB
 
256 KB
L2 cache
512 KB
 
2 MB
L3 cache
4 MB
 
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Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
45 nm
Maximum core temperature
100 °C
 
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64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE 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
 
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Socket
FCBGA1356
 
S1
Power consumption (TDP)
15 Watt
 
45 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
 
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AES-NI
+
 
-
AVX
+
 
-
VirusProtect
-
 
+
vPro
+
 
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Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
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eDRAM
64 MB
 
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Speed Shift
+
 
no data
My WiFi
+
 
no data
Turbo Boost
2.0
 
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Hyper-Threading
+
 
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TSX
+
 
-
Idle States
+
 
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Thermal Monitoring
+
 
-
Flex Memory Access
+
 
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SIPP
+
 
-
Smart Response
+
 
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Security technologies

Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
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EDB
+
 
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Secure Key
+
 
no data
MPX
+
 
-
Identity Protection
+
 
-
SGX
Yes with Intel® ME
 
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OS Guard
+
 
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Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
-
VT-d
+
 
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VT-x
+
 
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EPT
+
 
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Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE.
Supported memory types
DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
 
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Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
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Max memory channels
2
 
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Maximum memory bandwidth
34.1 GB/s
 
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Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE.
Integrated graphics
 
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Max video memory
32 GB
 
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Quick Sync
+
 
-
Clear Video
+
 
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Clear Video HD
+
 
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Graphics max frequency
1 GHz
 
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InTru 3D
+
 
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Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE integrated GPUs.
Number of displays supported
3
 
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eDP
+
 
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DisplayPort
+
 
-
HDMI
+
 
-
DVI
+
 
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Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.
4K resolution support
+
 
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Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
4096x2304@30Hz
 
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Max resolution over eDP
4096x2304@60Hz
 
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Max resolution over DisplayPort
4096x2304@60Hz
 
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Graphics API support

APIs supported by Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE integrated GPUs, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
12
 
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OpenGL
4.5
 
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Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
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Max number of PCIe lanes
12
 
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Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

i5-7360U 5.42
Phenom II X4 X920 BE 7.00 +29.2%

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

i5-7360U 5787 +199.1%
Phenom II X4 X920 BE 1935

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

i5-7360U 12293 +73.6%
Phenom II X4 X920 BE 7082

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

i5-7360U 3.9 +50%
Phenom II X4 X920 BE 2.6

wPrime 32

i5-7360U 14.8 +18.2%
Phenom II X4 X920 BE 17.5

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Core i5-7360U and Phenom II X4 X920 BE are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Core i5-7360U

Much newer (3 January 2017 vs 12 May 2010)
Higher maximum frequency (3600 vs 2300 MHz)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 45 nm)
Less power hungry (15 vs 45 watts)
HyperThreading (allows one physical CPU function as two logical ones. It increases performance, since while one logical CPU is waiting for data, the second may still do useful work)
AVX (Advanced Vector Extensions - a set of SIMD instructions working with 128- and 256-bit registers)
AVX2 (Advanced Vector Extensions 2 - an extension to AVX, the set of SIMD instructions working with 128- and 256-bit registers)
Quick Sync (hardware acceleration of video encoding and decoding for Intel CPUs. Speeds up video encoding by times, but at the cost of somewhat lower quality)
Virtualization (Hardware acceleration of virtual machines)
AES-NI (Advanced Encryption Standard New Instructions - additional instructions for hardware acceleration of AES encryption and decryption)
AES (Advanced Encryption Standard instructions set - hardware acceleration of AES encryption and decryption. Speeds up encryption software, e.g. Veracrypt)
x86-64 (a general name for 64-bit extension of x86 instruction set. There are AMD64 and Intel 64 versions that differ very little)
TXT (Trusted Execution Technology - protects the system against viruses and rootkits residing in BIOS or in a boot sector)
vPro (a marketing umbrella term for several Intel technologies: AMT, TXT, EDB, VT, Anti-Theft and some others)
AES-NI save
TransactionalSynchronizationExtensionVersion
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
SIPP
MemoryProtectionExtensionsVersion
IdentityProtectionTechVersion
QuickSyncVideo
DisplayPortMenu
HDMIMenu

Advantages of AMD Phenom II X4 X920 BE

29.2% faster in synthetic tests
AMD64 (AMD CPUs 64-bit architecture. Almost identical to Intel 64, save for some little and rarely used nuances)
Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP)

So, Core i5-7360U or Phenom II X4 X920 BE?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Phenom II X4 X920 BE.
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