AMD Turion II Ultra M620 vs Intel Celeron G3900TE

AMD Turion II Ultra M620
Intel Celeron G3900TE

General info

Comparing Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
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Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Series
AMD Turion II Ultra
 
Intel Celeron
Achitecture codename
Caspian
 
Skylake
Release date
10 September 2009
 
19 October 2015
Launch price (MSRP)
n/d
 
$42

Technical specs

Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
2
 
2
Number of threads
2
 
2
Maximum frequency
2.5 GHz
 
2.3 GHz
Bus support
3600 MHz
 
4 × 8 GT / s
L1 cache
n/d
 
128 KB
L2 cache
2048 KB
 
512 KB
L3 cache
n/d
 
2 MB
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
14 nm
Die size
n/d
 
98.57 mm210.3 mm × 9.57 mm
64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
n/d
 
1
Socket
Socket S1 (s1g3) 638-pin
 
FCLGA1151
Power consumption (TDP)
35 Watt
 
35 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
n/d
 
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2
AES-NI
-
 
+
AVX
-
 
+
PowerNow
+
 
-
vPro
n/d
 
-
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
n/d
 
+
Turbo Boost
n/d
 
-
Hyper-Threading
n/d
 
-
Idle States
n/d
 
+
Thermal Monitoring
-
 
+

Security technologies

Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
n/d
 
-
EDB
n/d
 
+
Secure Key
n/d
 
+
SGX
n/d
 
Yes with Intel® ME
OS Guard
n/d
 
-

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE are enumerated here.
VT-d
n/d
 
+
VT-x
n/d
 
+
EPT
n/d
 
+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE.
Supported memory types
n/d
 
DDR4-1866, DDR4-2133, DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600
Maximum memory size
n/d
 
64 GB
Max memory channels
n/d
 
2
Maximum memory bandwidth
n/d
 
34.1 GB / s
ECC memory support
-
 
+

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE.
Integrated graphics
n/d
 
Max video memory
n/d
 
64 GB
Quick Sync
-
 
+
Clear Video
n/d
 
+
Clear Video HD
n/d
 
+
Graphics max frequency
n/d
 
950 MHz
InTru 3D
n/d
 
+

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE integrated GPUs.
Number of displays supported
n/d
 
3
eDP
n/d
 
+
DisplayPort
-
 
+
HDMI
-
 
+
DVI
n/d
 
+

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.
4K resolution support
n/d
 
+
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
n/d
 
4096x2304@24Hz
Max resolution over eDP
n/d
 
4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over DisplayPort
n/d
 
4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over VGA
n/d
 
N / A

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE integrated GPUs, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
n/d
 
12
OpenGL
n/d
 
4.4

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE.
PCIe revision
n/d
 
3.0
Max number of PCIe lanes
n/d
 
16

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Turion II Ultra M620 and Celeron G3900TE are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of AMD Turion II Ultra M620

0.7% faster in synthetic tests
AMD64 (AMD CPUs 64-bit architecture. Almost identical to Intel 64, save for some little and rarely used nuances)
PowerNow

Advantages of Intel Celeron G3900TE

Much newer (19 October 2015 vs 10 September 2009)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 45 nm)
AVX (Advanced Vector Extensions - a set of SIMD instructions working with 128- and 256-bit registers)
AVX2 (Advanced Vector Extensions 2 - an extension to AVX, the set of SIMD instructions working with 128- and 256-bit registers)
AES (Advanced Encryption Standard instructions set - hardware acceleration of AES encryption and decryption. Speeds up encryption software, e.g. Veracrypt)
x86-64 (a general name for 64-bit extension of x86 instruction set. There are AMD64 and Intel 64 versions that differ very little)
AES-NI save
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
ECCMemory
QuickSyncVideo
DisplayPortMenu
HDMIMenu

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