AMD Phenom II X4 P920: specs and benchmarks

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AMD Phenom II X4 P920
AMD Phenom II X4 P920
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Year of release 2010
Performance 12.49
Processor Technical data and tests
AMD Phenom II X4 P920
AMD Phenom II X4 P920 AMD Phenom II X4 P920


AMD started AMD Phenom II X4 P920 sales 12 May 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 1600 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is S1 (S1g4) processor with a TDP of 25 Watt and a maximum temperature of °C. It supports DDR3 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at


percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7763.

General info

Of Phenom II X4 P920 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance rating472
Market segmentLaptop
Series4x AMD Phenom II
Architecture codenameChamplain
Release date12 May 2010 (11 years ago)
Price now$122 of 14999 (Xeon Platinum 9282)
Value for money

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Technical specs

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 cores4 (Quad-Core)
Boost clock speed1.6 GHzof 5.3 (Core i9-10900KF)
Bus support3600 MHz
L1 cache512 KBof 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache2 MBof 12 (Core 2 Quad Q9550)
Chip lithography45 nmof 5 (Apple M1)
64 bit support+


Information on Phenom II X4 P920 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.

SocketS1 (S1g4)
Thermal design power (TDP)25 Wattof 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)

Technologies and extensions

Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by Phenom II X4 P920. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensionsMMX, 3DNow, SSE (1,2,3,4A), AMD64, Enhanced Virus Protection, Virtualization, integrated DDR3-1066 memory controller, HyperTransport 3.0

Virtualization technologies

Supported virtual machine optimization technologies. Some are specific to Intel only, some to AMD.


Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Phenom II X4 P920's memory controller. Depending on the motherboard, higher memory frequency may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR3of 4266 (Ryzen 9 4900H)

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Phenom II X4 P920. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.

Overall score

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.

Phenom II X4 P920 12.49
  • Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core
  • 3DMark06 CPU
  • Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core
  • Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

Cinebench R10 is an ancient ray tracing benchmark for processors by Maxon, authors of Cinema 4D. Its single core version uses just one CPU thread to render a futuristic looking motorcycle.

Phenom II X4 P920 1395

3DMark06 is a discontinued DirectX 9 benchmark suite from Futuremark. Its CPU part contains two scenarios, one dedicated to artificial intelligence pathfinding, another to game physics using PhysX package.

Phenom II X4 P920 2083

Cinebench Release 11.5 Multi Core is a variant of Cinebench R11.5 which uses all the processor threads. A maximum of 64 threads is supported in this version.

Phenom II X4 P920 2

Cinebench Release 10 Multi Core is a variant of Cinebench R10 using all the processor threads. Possible number of threads is limited by 16 in this version.

Phenom II X4 P920 5042

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Phenom II X4 P920 is for a gaming PC, compared with system requirements of some popular titles. Remember that sometimes official hardware requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Phenom II X4 P920 performance compared to nearest competitors among notebook CPUs.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Phenom II X4 P920 from Intel is Core i7-1160G7, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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Similar processors

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AMD Phenom II X2 N620 Phenom II X2 N620
Intel Core i7-2657M Core i7 2657M

User rating

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