AMD Phenom X4 9600B: specs and benchmarks

AMD Phenom X4 9600B


AMD started Phenom X4 9600B sales on April 2008. This is Agena architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems.

Compatibility-wise, this is an AMD Socket AM2+ processor with a TDP of 95 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 8.08 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

General info

Of Phenom X4 9600B processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
Achitecture codename
Release date
April 2008

Technical specs

Phenom X4 9600B's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Phenom X4 9600B's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
Maximum frequency
2.3 GHz
of 5
L1 cache
128 KB (per core)
of 768
L2 cache
512 KB (per core)
of 16384
L3 cache
2048 KB (shared)
of 65536
Manufacturing process technology
65 nm
of 7
Die size
285 mm2
Transistor count
450 million
of 19200
64 bit support


Information on Phenom X4 9600B compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
of 8
Power consumption (TDP)
95 Watt
of 1055 (Core i9-10900KF)

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Phenom X4 9600B are enumerated here.

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Phenom X4 9600B. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance




Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Phenom X4 9600B is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Phenom X4 9600B performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Phenom X4 9600B from Intel is Celeron G1620, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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