AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-56: specs and benchmarks

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AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-56
AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-56
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Year of release 2007
Performance 5.54


AMD started AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-56 sales 4 May 2007. This is Trinidad / Tyler architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 90/65 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 1800 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is S1 processor with a TDP of 33/31 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at


of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7H12.

General info

Turion 64 X2 TL-56 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance rating1183
Market segmentLaptop
Series2x AMD Turion 64
Architecture codenameTrinidad / Tyler (2007)
Release date4 May 2007 (15 years ago)
Current price$245 of 18494 (Xeon Platinum 8280M)

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 cores2 (Dual-core)
Boost clock speed1.8 GHzof 5.8 (Core i9-13900K)
Bus support800 MHz
L2 cache1 MBof 12 (Core 2 Quad Q9550)
Chip lithography90/65 nmof 5 (Apple M1)
64 bit support+
Windows 11 compatibility-


Information on Turion 64 X2 TL-56 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.

Thermal design power (TDP)33/31 Wattof 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Turion 64 X2 TL-56. 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.

Turion 64 X2 TL-56 5.54
  • Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core
  • 3DMark06 CPU

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

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.

Benchmark coverage: 20%

Turion 64 X2 TL-56 2835

3DMark06 CPU

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.

Benchmark coverage: 19%

Turion 64 X2 TL-56 1340

Game benchmarks

Relative perfomance

Overall Turion 64 X2 TL-56 performance compared to nearest competitors among notebook CPUs.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Turion 64 X2 TL-56 from Intel is Core i7-4750HQ, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

Intel Core i7-4750HQ Core i7 4750HQ

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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.

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