AMD Phenom II X4 N950: specs and benchmarks

AMD Phenom II X4 N950

Summary

AMD started AMD Phenom II X4 N950 sales 4 October 2010. This is Champlain architecture notebook 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 2100 MHz and a locked multiplier.

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

It provides poor benchmark performance at 5.25 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Phenom II X4 N950 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
4x AMD Phenom II
 
Achitecture codename
Champlain
 
Release date
4 October 2010
 

Technical specs

Phenom II X4 N950'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 X4 N950's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
4
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
2.1 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
Bus support
3600 MHz
 
L1 cache
512 KB
 
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
2048 KB
 
of 8192 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Phenom II X4 N950 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Socket
S1
 
Power consumption (TDP)
35 Watt
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Phenom II X4 N950. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

5.25

3DMark06 CPU

2974

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

1816

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

6554

Passmark

2485

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Phenom II X4 N950 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Phenom II X4 N950 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Phenom II X4 N950 from Intel is Core i3-3227U, which is slower by 1% and lower by 3 positions in our rating.

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