AMD EPYC 7H12 vs Turion X2 Ultra ZM-86

Price now 45$
Games supported 96%
AMD Turion X2 Ultra ZM-86
AMD Turion X2 Ultra ZM-86
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Price now 4165$
Games supported 100%

General info

Comparing Turion X2 Ultra ZM-86 and EPYC 7H12 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

Place in performance rating7802
Place by popularityno data29
Value for moneyno data11.74
Market segmentLaptopServer
Series2x AMD Turion UltraAMD EPYC
Architecture codenameGriffin (2008−2009)Zen 2 (2019−2020)
Release date3 June 2008
(14 years old)
18 September 2019
(3 years old)
Current price$45 $4165
Value for money

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Technical specs

Turion X2 Ultra ZM-86 and EPYC 7H12 basic parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of CPU speed, though for more precise assessment you have to consider their test results.

Physical cores2 (Dual-core)64 (Tetrahexaconta-Core)
Base clock speedno data2.6 GHz
Boost clock speed2.4 GHz3.3 GHz
Bus support3600 MHzno data
L1 cache256 KB96K (per core)
L2 cache2 MB512K (per core)
L3 cache0 KB256 MB (shared)
Chip lithography65 nm7 nm, 14 nm
Die sizeno data192 mm2
Maximum core temperature100 °Cno data
Number of transistorsno data4,800 million
64 bit support++
Windows 11 compatibility-+
Unlocked multiplierno data+


Information on Turion X2 Ultra ZM-86 and EPYC 7H12 compatibility with other computer components: 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 configuration12 (Multiprocessor)
Thermal design power (TDP)35 Watt280 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Turion X2 Ultra ZM-86 and EPYC 7H12. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensions65 nm, 1.1-1.125Vno data
AES-NIno data+
AVXno data+
PowerNow+no data

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Turion X2 Ultra ZM-86 and EPYC 7H12 are enumerated here.


Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel quantity of RAM supported by Turion X2 Ultra ZM-86 and EPYC 7H12. Depending on the motherboards, higher memory frequencies may be supported.

Supported memory typesno dataDDR4 Eight-channel
Maximum memory sizeno data4 TiB
Max memory channelsno data8
Maximum memory bandwidthno data204.763 GB/s
ECC memory supportno data+

Gaming performance

Advantages and disadvantages

Performance rating 7.69 81.23
Recency 3 June 2008 18 September 2019
Boost clock speed 2400 3300
Base clock speed 0 2600
Chip lithography 65 nm 7 nm
Thermal design power (TDP) 35 Watt 280 Watt

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends


Be aware that Turion X2 Ultra ZM-86 is a notebook processor while EPYC 7H12 is a server/workstation one.

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Competitors of Turion X2 Ultra ZM-86 by Intel

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Turion X2 Ultra ZM-86 by Intel is Core i5-1038NG7, which is slower by 1% and lower by 5 positions in our rating.

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