AMD Phenom II X3 N870: specs and benchmarks

AMD Phenom II X3 N870

Summary

AMD started AMD Phenom II X3 N870 sales 16 December 2010. This is Champlain architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 3 cores and 3 threads, and is based on 45 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2300 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is S1 (S1g4) processor with a TDP of 35 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 3.94 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Phenom II X3 N870 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
3x AMD Phenom II
 
Achitecture codename
Champlain
 
Release date
16 December 2010
 

Technical specs

Phenom II X3 N870'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 X3 N870's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
3
 
Number of threads
3
 
Maximum frequency
2.3 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
Bus support
3600 MHz
 
L1 cache
384 KB
 
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
1.5 MB
 
of 8 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Phenom II X3 N870 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Socket
S1 (S1g4)
 
Power consumption (TDP)
35 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Phenom II X3 N870 are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Phenom II X3 N870. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

3.94

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

2

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Phenom II X3 N870 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Phenom II X3 N870 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Phenom II X3 N870 from Intel is Core 2 Duo P9600, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 1 position in our rating.

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