AMD R-272F processor review

R-272F processor released by AMD; release date: 21 May 2012. The processor is designed for embedded-computers and based on Piledriver microarchitecture.

CPU is locked to prevent overclocking. Total number of cores - 2, threads - 2. Maximum CPU clock speed - 3.2 GHz. Maximum operating temperature - 100 °C. Manufacturing process technology - 32 nm. Cache size: L1 - 96 KB, L2 - 1 MB.

Supported memory types: DDR3-1600, DDR3L-1600, DDR3U-1600.

Supported socket types: FS1. Maximum number of processors in a configuration - 1. Power consumption (TDP): 35 Watt.

The processor has integrated graphics Radeon HD 7520G with the following parameters: maximum frequency - 686 MHz.


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PassMark - Single thread mark 1025
PassMark - CPU mark 2007

Integrated graphics – AMD Radeon HD 7520G

Technical info

Boost clock speed 686 MHz
Core clock speed 497 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 32 nm
Pipelines 192

Games performance

Counter-Strike: GO (2012)

Low, 1024x76861.40
Medium, 1366x76844.40
High, 1366x76837.10

SimCity (2013)

Low, 1024x76819.00
Medium, 1366x76812.00
High, 1366x7689.00

Crysis 3 (2013)

Low, 1024x76814.00
Medium, 1366x7689.00
High, 1366x7685.00

Dirt Showdown (2012)

Low, 1024x76827.30
Medium, 1366x76815.70
High, 1366x76813.30

Diablo III (2012)

Low, 1024x76855.50
Medium, 1366x76838.50
High, 1366x76833.40

Mass Effect 3 (2012)

Low, 1280x72028.60
High, 1366x76821.85

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)

Low, 1280x72027.20
Medium, 1366x76822.35
High, 1366x76815.25

Battlefield 3 (2011)

Low, 1024x76817.20
Medium, 1366x76814.00
High, 1366x76811.30

Deus Ex Human Revolution (2011)

Low, 1024x76855.40
High, 1366x76825.60

StarCraft 2 (2010)

Low, 1024x768105.16
Medium, 1360x76829.80
High, 1360x76823.50
Ultra, 1920x108011.90

Metro 2033 (2010)

Low, 800x60029.20
Medium, 1360x76820.60

Specifications (specs)


Architecture codename Piledriver
Launch date 21 May 2012
Place in performance rating 997
Vertical segment Embedded


64 bit support
Base frequency 2.7 GHz
L1 cache 96 KB
L2 cache 1 MB
Manufacturing process technology 32 nm
Maximum core temperature 100 °C
Maximum frequency 3.2 GHz
Number of cores 2
Number of threads 2


Max memory channels 2
Maximum memory bandwidth 25.6 GB/s
Supported memory types DDR3-1600, DDR3L-1600, DDR3U-1600


Graphics base frequency 497 MHz
Graphics max frequency 686 MHz
Number of pipelines 192
Processor graphics Radeon HD 7520G
Unified Video Decoder (UVD)
Video Codec Engine (VCE)

Graphics interfaces

Number of displays supported 4

Graphics API support

DirectX 11
OpenGL 4.2


Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Sockets supported FS1
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 35 Watt


Max number of PCIe lanes 16
PCI Express revision 2.0

Advanced Technologies

Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP)
Fused Multiply-Add 3 (FMA3)
Fused Multiply-Add 4 (FMA4)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Intel® AES New Instructions


AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)