AMD Phenom II X2 B53: specs and benchmarks

AMD Phenom II X2 B53

Summary

AMD started AMD Phenom II X2 B53 sales on October 2009. 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 2.8 GHz and a locked multiplier.

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

It provides poor benchmark performance at 3.61 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Phenom II X2 B53 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Desktop
 
Achitecture codename
Callisto
 
Release date
on October 2009
 

Technical specs

Phenom II X2 B53'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 B53's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Maximum frequency
2.8 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
128 KB (per core)
 
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
512 KB (per core)
 
of 8192 (FX-8350)
L3 cache
6 MB (shared)
 
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
Die size
258 mm2
 
Transistor count
758 million
 
of 19200 (EPYC 7551P)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Phenom II X2 B53 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
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Phenom II X2 B53.
Supported memory types
DDR3
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Phenom II X2 B53. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

3.61

Passmark

1709

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Phenom II X2 B53 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Phenom II X2 B53 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Phenom II X2 B53 from Intel is Core 2 Duo E6750, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 2 positions in our rating.

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