AMD Opteron 242: specs and benchmarks

AMD Opteron 242

Summary

AMD started AMD Opteron 242 sales on April 2003. This is SledgeHammer architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at professional systems. It has 1 core and 1 thread, and is based on 130 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 1600 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is AMD Socket 940 processor with a TDP of 85 Watt.

We have no data on Opteron 242 benchmark results.

General info

Of Opteron 242 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
not rated
 
Type
Server
 
Achitecture codename
SledgeHammer
 
Release date
April 2003
 

Technical specs

Opteron 242's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Opteron 242's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
1
 
Number of threads
1
 
Maximum frequency
1.6 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
128 KB
 
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
1 MB
 
of 8 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
130 nm
 
Die size
193 mm2
 
Transistor count
106 million
 
of 19200 (EPYC 7551P)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Opteron 242 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
8
 
Socket
940
 
Power consumption (TDP)
85 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Other CPUs

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