AMD A12-9800 vs AMD A10-7890K

AMD A12-9800
AMD Socket AM4 DESKTOP
3800 MHz / Cores: 4 / Sep 2016
AMD A12-9800

AMD A10-7890K
AMD Socket FM2 DESKTOP
4000 MHz / Cores: 4 / Jan 2016
AMD A10-7890K

Summary

Reasons to consider AMD A12-9800

Higher theoretical single-threaded performance, based on raw specifications plus core architecture.
Higher theoretical multi-threaded performance, based on raw specifications plus core architecture.
Higher overall performance, based on specifications plus core architecture.

Reasons to consider AMD A10-7890K

None

AMD A12-9800

Gaming

HWBench recommends AMD A12-9800

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

No winner

Productivity

No clear winner declared


Specifications

Features

AMD A12-9800 AMD A10-7890K
MMX
3DNow!
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSE4A
AMD64
CnQ
NX bit
AMD-V

Architecture

AMD A12-9800 AMD A10-7890K
Architecture AMD_Excavator vs AMD_Steamroller
Market Desktop vs Desktop
Memory Support DDR4 vs DDR3
Codename Bristol Ridge vs Kaveri
Release Date Sep 2016 vs Jan 2016

Cores

AMD A12-9800 AMD A10-7890K
Cores 4 vs 4
Threads 4 vs 4
SMPs 1 vs 1
Integrated Graphics Radeon R7 vs Radeon R7

Cache

AMD A12-9800 AMD A10-7890K
L1 Cache 128 KB (per core) vs 128 KB (per core)
L2 Cache 512 KB (per core) vs 1024 KB (per core)
L3 Cache 0 KB vs 0 KB

Physical

AMD A12-9800 AMD A10-7890K
Socket AMD Socket AM4 vs AMD Socket FM2
Max Case Temp unknown vs 74°C
Package uPGA vs uPGA
Die Size 0 mm² vs 246 mm²
Process 14 nm vs 28 nm

Performance

AMD A12-9800 AMD A10-7890K
Cpu Frequency 3800 MHz vs 4000 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed 4200 MHz vs 4300 MHz
Base Clock 100 MHz vs 100 MHz
Voltage unknown vs 1.475 V
TDP 65 W vs 95 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • AMD A12-9800
    2898 points
  • AMD A10-7890K
    2709 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • AMD A12-9800
    9124 points
  • AMD A10-7890K
    8568 points

Points - higher is better