AMD EPYC 7H12 vs Intel Pentium Dual Core T4200

Price now 79$
Games supported 55%
Pentium Dual T4200
Intel Pentium Dual Core T4200
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Price now 3787$
Games supported 100%

General info

Comparing Pentium Dual Core T4200 and EPYC 7H12 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

Place in performance ranking23543
Value for moneyno data13.70
Market segmentLaptopServer
SeriesIntel Pentium Dual CoreAMD EPYC
Architecture codenamePenryn (2008−2011)Zen 2 (2019−2020)
Release date1 January 2009 (14 years old)18 September 2019 (3 years old)
Current price$79 $3787
Value for money

Performance per price, higher is better.

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Technical specs

Pentium Dual Core T4200 and EPYC 7H12 basic parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of CPU speed, though for more precise assessment you have to consider their test results.

Physical cores2 (Dual-core)64 (Tetrahexaconta-Core)
Base clock speedno data2.6 GHz
Boost clock speed2 GHz3.3 GHz
Bus support800 MHzno data
L1 cache128 KB96K (per core)
L2 cache1 MB512K (per core)
L3 cacheno data256 MB (shared)
Chip lithography45 nm7 nm, 14 nm
Die size107 mm2192 mm2
Number of transistors410 Million4,800 million
64 bit support++
Windows 11 compatibility-+
Unlocked multiplier-+


Information on Pentium Dual Core T4200 and EPYC 7H12 compatibility with other computer components: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.

Number of CPUs in a configurationno data2 (Multiprocessor)
Power consumption (TDP)35 Watt280 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Pentium Dual Core T4200 and EPYC 7H12. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

AES-NIno data+
AVXno data+
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)+no data
AMT+no data

Security technologies

Pentium Dual Core T4200 and EPYC 7H12 technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

TXT+no data

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Pentium Dual Core T4200 and EPYC 7H12 are enumerated here.

AMD-Vno data+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel quantity of RAM supported by Pentium Dual Core T4200 and EPYC 7H12. Depending on the motherboards, higher memory frequencies may be supported.

Supported memory typesno dataDDR4 Eight-channel
Maximum memory sizeno data4 TiB
Max memory channelsno data8
Maximum memory bandwidthno data204.763 GB/s
ECC memory supportno data+

Synthetic benchmark performance

Various benchmark results of the processors in comparison. Overall score is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.

Combined synthetic benchmark score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

Pentium Dual T4200 0.91
EPYC 7H12 79.98

EPYC 7H12 outperforms Pentium Dual Core T4200 by 8689% in our combined benchmark results.


Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different types of workload, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario measuring single-core performance.

Benchmark coverage: 68%

Pentium Dual T4200 1149
EPYC 7H12 100817

EPYC 7H12 outperforms Pentium Dual Core T4200 by 8674% in Passmark.

Gaming performance

Advantages and disadvantages

Performance score 0.91 79.98
Recency 1 January 2009 18 September 2019
Boost clock speed 2000 3300
Base clock speed 0 2600
Chip lithography 45 nm 7 nm
Power consumption (TDP) 35 Watt 280 Watt

Based on the results of synthetic tests, our recommendation leans towards the EPYC 7H12 due to its superior performance when compared to the Pentium Dual Core T4200 processor.

Be aware that Pentium Dual Core T4200 is a notebook processor while EPYC 7H12 is a server/workstation one.

Should you still have questions on choice between Pentium Dual Core T4200 and EPYC 7H12, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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