AMD Phenom II X4 X920 BE vs Intel Pentium M 765
Comparing Phenom II X4 X920 BE and Pentium M 765 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Phenom II X4 X920 BE and Pentium M 765 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 X920 BE and Pentium M 765 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
Manufacturing process technology
Maximum core temperature
64 bit support
VID voltage range
Information on Phenom II X4 X920 BE and Pentium M 765 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
Power consumption (TDP)
Technologies and extensions
Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Phenom II X4 X920 BE and Pentium M 765. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
Demand Based Switching
Phenom II X4 X920 BE and Pentium M 765 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Phenom II X4 X920 BE and Pentium M 765 are enumerated here.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Phenom II X4 X920 BE and Pentium M 765. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
Phenom II X4 X920 BE 7.00
Pentium M 765 2.65 +164.2%
Phenom II X4 X920 BE 3164 +266.2%
Pentium M 765 864
Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core
Phenom II X4 X920 BE 1935 +5.5%
Pentium M 765 1834
Let's see how good Phenom II X4 X920 BE and Pentium M 765 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.
Advantages of AMD Phenom II X4 X920 BE
164.2% faster (about 2.5 times) in synthetic tests
Higher maximum frequency (2300 vs 2100 MHz)
Finer manufacturing process technology (45 vs 90 nm)
AMD64 (AMD CPUs 64-bit architecture. Almost identical to Intel 64, save for some little and rarely used nuances)
Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP)
Advantages of Intel Pentium M 765
Less power hungry (21 vs 45 watts)
So, Phenom II X4 X920 BE or Pentium M 765?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Phenom II X4 X920 BE.
Should you still have questions on choice between Phenom II X4 X920 BE and Pentium M 765, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.