AMD A12-9800 vs Intel Core i3-4130

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

Intel Core i3-4130
Intel Socket 1150 DESKTOP
3400 MHz / Cores: 2 / Sep 2013
Intel Core i3-4130

Summary

Reasons to consider AMD A12-9800

This is a newer product, it might have better application compatibility/performance (check features chart below).

Reasons to consider Intel Core i3-4130

Higher theoretical gaming performance, based on raw specifications plus core architecture.

Intel Core i3-4130

Gaming

HWBench recommends Intel Core i3-4130

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

No winner

Productivity

No clear winner declared


Specifications

Features

AMD A12-9800 Intel Core i3-4130
MMX
3DNow!
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSE4A
AMD64
CnQ
NX bit
AMD-V
SSSE3
SSE4.2
AVX
AVX2
EIST
Intel 64
XD bit
VT-x
Hyper-Threading
AES-NI
TSX
CLMUL
FMA3

Architecture

AMD A12-9800 Intel Core i3-4130
Architecture AMD_Excavator vs Intel_Haswell
Market Desktop vs Desktop
Memory Support DDR4 vs DDR3
Codename Bristol Ridge vs Haswell
Release Date Sep 2016 vs Sep 2013

Cores

AMD A12-9800 Intel Core i3-4130
Cores 4 vs 2
Threads 4 vs 4
SMPs 1 vs 1
Integrated Graphics Radeon R7 vs Intel HD 4400

Cache

AMD A12-9800 Intel Core i3-4130
L1 Cache 128 KB (per core) vs 64 KB (per core)
L2 Cache 512 KB (per core) vs 256 KB (per core)
L3 Cache 0 KB vs 3072 KB (shared)

Physical

AMD A12-9800 Intel Core i3-4130
Socket AMD Socket AM4 vs Intel Socket 1150
Max Case Temp unknown vs 72°C
Package uPGA vs FC-LGA12C
Die Size 0 mm² vs 177 mm²
Process 14 nm vs 22 nm

Performance

AMD A12-9800 Intel Core i3-4130
Cpu Frequency 3800 MHz vs 3400 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed 4200 MHz vs none
Base Clock 100 MHz vs 100 MHz
Voltage unknown vs unknown
TDP 65 W vs 54 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • AMD A12-9800
    2898 points
  • Intel Core i3-4130
    3808 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • AMD A12-9800
    9124 points
  • Intel Core i3-4130
    9139 points

Points - higher is better