Intel Pentium N3510 vs AMD Turion II N550

Intel Pentium N3510
AMD Turion II N550

General info

Comparing Pentium N3510 and Turion II N550 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Series
Intel Pentium
 
AMD Turion II
Achitecture codename
Bay Trail-M
 
Champlain
Release date
1 December 2013
 
4 October 2010
Launch price (MSRP)
$161
 
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Technical specs

Pentium N3510 and Turion II N550 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Pentium N3510 and Turion II N550 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
4
 
2
Number of threads
4
 
2
Maximum frequency
2 GHz
 
2.6 GHz
Bus support
n/d
 
3600 MHz
L1 cache
224 KB
 
265 KB
L2 cache
2 MB
 
2048 KB
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
45 nm
Maximum core temperature
100 °C
 
n/d
64 bit support
+
 
+
VID voltage range
0.4V – 1.14V
 
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Compatibility

Information on Pentium N3510 and Turion II N550 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
 
n/d
Socket
FCBGA1170
 
S1
Power consumption (TDP)
7.5 Watt
 
35 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Pentium N3510 and Turion II N550. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 
-
VirusProtect
-
 
+
vPro
-
 
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Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
n/d
Turbo Boost
-
 
n/d
Hyper-Threading
-
 
n/d
Idle States
+
 
n/d
Smart Connect
+
 
n/d
RST
-
 
n/d

Security technologies

Pentium N3510 and Turion II N550 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
EDB
+
 
n/d
Secure Key
+
 
n/d
Anti-Theft
-
 
n/d

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Pentium N3510 and Turion II N550 are enumerated here.
AMD-V
-
 
+
VT-d
-
 
n/d
VT-x
+
 
n/d

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Pentium N3510 and Turion II N550.
Supported memory types
DDR3L-1333
 
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Maximum memory size
8 GB
 
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Max memory channels
2
 
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Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into Pentium N3510 and Turion II N550.
Integrated graphics
Intel HD Graphics (Bay Trail) (313 - 750 MHz)
 
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Graphics max frequency
750 MHz
 
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Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Pentium N3510 and Turion II N550 integrated GPUs.
Number of displays supported
2
 
n/d

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Pentium N3510 and Turion II N550.
PCIe revision
2.0
 
n/d
Max number of PCIe lanes
4
 
n/d
USB revision
3.0 and 2.0
 
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Total number of SATA ports
2
 
n/d
Number of USB ports
5
 
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Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Pentium N3510 and Turion II N550. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Pentium N3510 3.17
Turion II N550 3.17

Passmark

Pentium N3510 1519
Turion II N550 1521 +0.1%

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Pentium N3510 and Turion II N550 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Pentium N3510

Much newer (1 December 2013 vs 4 October 2010)
Finer manufacturing process technology (22 vs 45 nm)
Less power hungry (7 vs 35 watts)
Intel 64 (64-bit Intel CPU architecture. Almost identical to AMD64, except small and rarely used nuances)
AES-NI (Advanced Encryption Standard New Instructions - additional instructions for hardware acceleration of AES encryption and decryption)
AES-NI save

Advantages of AMD Turion II N550

MMX (MultiMedia Extensions - the very first (1996) SIMD instruction expansion for Intel desktop CPUs, works with 64-bit registers)
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)
Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP)

So, Pentium N3510 or Turion II N550?

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