AMD Phenom II X2 545: specs and benchmarks

AMD Phenom II X2 545

Summary

AMD started Phenom II X2 545 sales on June 2009 at a recommended price of $50. This is Callisto architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 45 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is an AMD Socket AM3 processor with a TDP of 80 Watt. It supports DDR3 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 6.02 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

General info

Of Phenom II X2 545 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
12.82
 
Type
Desktop
 
Achitecture codename
Callisto
 
Release date
June 2009
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$50
 
of 999 (Xeon W3530)
Price now
$44
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Phenom II X2 545's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Phenom II X2 545's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Maximum frequency
3 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
128 KB (per core)
 
of 4096 (EPYC 7702)
L2 cache
512 KB (per core)
 
of 32768 (EPYC 7702)
L3 cache
6 MB (per core)
 
of 256 (EPYC 7702)
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
of 7 (Ryzen 3 3300)
Die size
258 mm2
 
Transistor count
758 million
 
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Phenom II X2 545 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
 
Socket
AM3
 
Power consumption (TDP)
80 Watt
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Phenom II X2 545.
Supported memory types
DDR3
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Phenom II X2 545. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

6.02

Passmark

1916

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Phenom II X2 545 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Phenom II X2 545 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Phenom II X2 545 from Intel is Pentium J3710, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 1 position in our rating.

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