AMD Turion II M500: specs and benchmarks

AMD Turion II M500

Summary

AMD started Turion II M500 sales 10 September 2009. This is Caspian architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 45 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2200 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is a Socket S1 (s1g3) 638-Pin processor with a TDP of 35 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 12.37 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

General info

Of Turion II M500 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
AMD Turion II
 
Achitecture codename
Caspian
 
Release date
10 September 2009
 

Technical specs

Turion II M500's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Turion II M500's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Maximum frequency
2.2 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
FSB
3600 MHz
 
L2 cache
1024 KB
 
of 32768 (EPYC 7702)
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
of 7 (Ryzen 3 3300)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Turion II M500 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Socket
Socket S1 (s1g3) 638-pin
 
Power consumption (TDP)
35 Watt
 

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Turion II M500. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
PowerNow
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Turion II M500. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

12.37

3DMark06 CPU

1756

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

1865

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

3591

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

1.2

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Turion II M500 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Turion II M500 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Turion II M500 from Intel is Core i5-3230M, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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