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AMD Phenom II X4 920: specs and benchmarks
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AMD started AMD Phenom II X4 920 sales on January 2009 at a recommended price of $90. This is Deneb architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 45 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2800 MHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is AMD Socket AM3 processor with a TDP of 125 Watt. It supports DDR3 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at
of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7H12.
Phenom II X4 920 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.
|Place in performance rating||1945|
|Value for money||4.49|
|Market segment||Desktop processor|
|Architecture codename||Deneb (2009−2011)|
|Release date||January 2009 (13 years ago)|
|Launch price (MSRP)||$90||of 305 (Core i7-870)|
|Current price||$43 (0.5x MSRP)||of 18494 (Xeon Platinum 8280M)|
Basic microprocessor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
|Physical cores||4 (Quad-Core)|
|Boost clock speed||2.8 GHz||of 5.8 (Core i9-13900K)|
|L1 cache||128 KB (per core)||of 1536 (EPYC Embedded 3401)|
|L2 cache||512 KB (per core)||of 12288 (Core 2 Quad Q9550)|
|L3 cache||6 MB (shared)||of 32 (Ryzen Threadripper 1998)|
|Chip lithography||45 nm||of 5 (Apple M1)|
|Die size||258 mm2|
|Number of transistors||758 million||of 9900000 (Ryzen 9 7950X)|
|64 bit support||+|
|Windows 11 compatibility||-|
Information on Phenom II X4 920 compatibility with other computer components and devices: 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 configuration||1||of 8 (Opteron 842)|
|Thermal design power (TDP)||125 Watt||of 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)|
Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Phenom II X4 920's memory controller. Depending on the motherboard, higher memory frequency may be supported.
|Supported memory types||DDR3||of 5200 (Ryzen 5 7600X)|
Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Phenom II X4 920. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.
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.
- GeekBench 5 Single-Core
- GeekBench 5 Multi-Core
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: 69%
GeekBench 5 Single-Core
GeekBench 5 Single-Core is a cross-platform application developed in the form of CPU tests that independently recreate certain real-world tasks with which to accurately measure performance. This version uses only a single CPU core.
Benchmark coverage: 38%
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core is a cross-platform application developed in the form of CPU tests that independently recreate certain real-world tasks with which to accurately measure performance. This version uses all available CPU cores.
Benchmark coverage: 38%
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Cryptocurrency mining performance of Phenom II X4 920. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
|Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)||3.5 Mh/s|
Overall Phenom II X4 920 performance compared to nearest competitors among desktop CPUs.
We believe that the nearest equivalent to Phenom II X4 920 from Intel is Core i3-2102, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 1 position in our rating.
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