AMD Phenom II X6 1045T: specs and benchmarks

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AMD Phenom II X6 1045T
AMD Phenom II X6 1045T
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Year of release 2010
Performance 3.42


AMD started AMD Phenom II X6 1045T sales 1 September 2010 at a recommended price of $175. This is Thuban architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 6 cores and 6 threads, and is based on 45 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3200 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is AMD Socket AM3 processor with a TDP of 95 Watt and a maximum temperature of °C. It supports DDR3 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at


of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7763.

General info

Of Phenom II X6 1045T processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance rating1408
Value for money1.35
Market segmentDesktop processor
Architecture codenameThuban
Release date1 September 2010 (11 years ago)
Launch price (MSRP)$175of 305 (Core i7-870)
Price now$115 (0.7x MSRP)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 cores6 (Hexa-Core)
Base clock speed2.7 GHzof 4.7 (FX-9590)
Boost clock speed3.2 GHzof 5.3 (Core i9-10900KF)
L1 cache128 KB (per core)of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache512 KB (per core)of 12288 (Core 2 Quad Q9550)
L3 cache6 MB (shared)of 32 (Ryzen Threadripper 1998)
Chip lithography45 nmof 5 (Apple M1)
Die size346 mm2
Number of transistors904 millionof 16000 (Apple M1)
64 bit support+
Windows 11 compatibility-


Information on Phenom II X6 1045T 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 configuration1of 8 (Opteron 842)
Thermal design power (TDP)95 Wattof 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Phenom II X6 1045T'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 X6 1045T. 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 X6 1045T 3.42
  • Passmark

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.

Phenom II X6 1045T 3003

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Phenom II X6 1045T. Usually measured in megahashes per second.

Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256) 5.4 Mh/s  

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Phenom II X6 1045T 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 X6 1045T performance compared to nearest competitors among desktop CPUs.

AMD A10-6790K 100.29
AMD Phenom II X6 1045T 100
AMD A8-7650K 98.83

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Phenom II X6 1045T from Intel is Core i7-940, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

Intel Core i7-940 Core i7 940

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Similar processors

Here is our recommendation of several processors that are more or less close in performance to the one reviewed.

Intel Core i7-940 Core i7 940
Intel Core i5-2405S Core i5 2405S
Intel Core i7-870 Core i7 870
AMD A8-6600K A8 6600K
Intel Core i5-3470T Core i5 3470T
AMD FX-4300 FX 4300

User rating

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