AMD Athlon X4 970 vs AMD A12-9800

AMD Athlon X4 970
AMD Socket AM4DESKTOP
3800 MHz / Cores: 4 / Jul 2017
AMD Athlon X4 970

AMD A12-9800
AMD Socket AM4DESKTOP
3800 MHz / Cores: 4 / Sep 2016
AMD A12-9800

Summary

Reasons to consider AMD Athlon X4 970

None

Reasons to consider AMD A12-9800

Has an integrated GPU, which allows to run the system without a dedicated graphics card, unlike the AMD Athlon X4 970.

No winner

Gaming

No clear winner declared


No winner

Productivity

No clear winner declared




Specifications

Features

AMD Athlon X4 970AMD A12-9800
MMX
3DNow!
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSE4
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
SSE4A
AMD64
AES
AVX
AVX2
BMI1
BMI2
FMA3
FMA4
F16C
TBM
XOP
AMD-V
EVP
Turbo Core
CnQ
NX bit

Architecture

AMD Athlon X4 970AMD A12-9800
ArchitectureAMD_ExcavatorvsAMD_Excavator
MarketDesktopvsDesktop
Memory SupportDDR4vsDDR4
CodenameBristol RidgevsBristol Ridge
Release DateJul 2017vsSep 2016

Cores

AMD Athlon X4 970AMD A12-9800
Cores4vs4
Threads4vs4
SMPs1vs1
Integrated GraphicsNovsRadeon R7

Cache

AMD Athlon X4 970AMD A12-9800
L1 Cache128 KB (per core)vs128 KB (per core)
L2 Cache512 KB (per core)vs512 KB (per core)
L3 Cache0 KBvs0 KB

Physical

AMD Athlon X4 970AMD A12-9800
SocketAMD Socket AM4vsAMD Socket AM4
Max Case Temp74°Cvsunknown
PackageuPGAvsuPGA
Die Size246 mm²vs0 mm²
Process28 nmvs14 nm

Performance

AMD Athlon X4 970AMD A12-9800
Cpu Frequency3800 MHzvs3800 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed4000 MHzvs4200 MHz
Base Clock100 MHzvs100 MHz
Voltage1.475 Vvsunknown
TDP65 Wvs65 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Athlon X4 970
    2760 points
  • AMD A12-9800
    2898 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Athlon X4 970
    9124 points
  • AMD A12-9800
    9124 points

Points - higher is better