AMD A8-7670K vs AMD PRO A10-9700

Comparative analysis of AMD A8-7670K and AMD PRO A10-9700 processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Graphics, Graphics interfaces, Graphics API support, Compatibility, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization, Peripherals. Benchmark processor performance analysis: PassMark - Single thread mark, PassMark - CPU mark, CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD A8-7670K

  • Processor is unlocked, an unlocked multiplier allows for easier overclocking
  • Around 3% higher clock speed: 3.9 GHz vs 3.8 GHz
  • 2x more L2 cache, more data can be stored in the L2 cache for quick access later
Unlocked Unlocked vs Locked
Maximum frequency 3.9 GHz vs 3.8 GHz
L2 cache 4 MB vs 2 MB

Reasons to consider the AMD PRO A10-9700

  • Around 24% higher maximum core temperature: 90°C vs 72.40°C
  • Around 46% lower typical power consumption: 65 Watt vs 95 Watt
  • Around 8% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 1652 vs 1530
  • Around 8% better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 3620 vs 3360
  • Around 35% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s): 19.763 vs 14.634
  • 2.3x better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s): 285.697 vs 126.662
  • Around 42% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s): 1.631 vs 1.151
  • Around 45% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s): 29.991 vs 20.723
  • Around 37% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s): 92.013 vs 67.072
Specifications (specs)
Maximum core temperature 90°C vs 72.40°C
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 65 Watt vs 95 Watt
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 1652 vs 1530
PassMark - CPU mark 3620 vs 3360
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 19.763 vs 14.634
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 285.697 vs 126.662
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 1.631 vs 1.151
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 29.991 vs 20.723
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 92.013 vs 67.072

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: AMD A8-7670K
CPU 2: AMD PRO A10-9700

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
1530
1652
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
3360
3620
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
14.634
19.763
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
126.662
285.697
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
1.151
1.631
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
20.723
29.991
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s)
CPU 1
CPU 2
67.072
92.013
Name AMD A8-7670K AMD PRO A10-9700
PassMark - Single thread mark 1530 1652
PassMark - CPU mark 3360 3620
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 14.634 19.763
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 126.662 285.697
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 1.151 1.631
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 20.723 29.991
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 67.072 92.013
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 1882
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 2436
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 7326
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 1882
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 2436
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 7326

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD A8-7670K AMD PRO A10-9700

Essentials

Family AMD A-Series Processors AMD PRO A-Series Processors
OPN PIB AD767KXBJCSBX
Place in performance rating 330 204
Series AMD A8-Series APU for Desktops AMD PRO A-Series A10 APU for Desktops
Vertical segment Desktop Desktop
Launch date 3 October 2016
OPN Tray AD970BAGM44AB
OS Support Windows 10 - 64-Bit Edition, RHEL x86 64-Bit, Ubuntu x86 64-Bit

Performance

Base frequency 3.6 GHz 3.5 GHz
Compute Cores 10
L1 cache 256 KB
L2 cache 4 MB 2 MB
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm 28 nm
Maximum core temperature 72.40°C 90°C
Maximum frequency 3.9 GHz 3.8 GHz
Number of cores 4 4
Number of GPU cores 6 6
Number of threads 4
Unlocked

Memory

Max memory channels 2 2
Supported memory frequency 2133 MHz 2400 MHz

Graphics

Enduro
Graphics max frequency 757 MHz 1029 MHz
iGPU core count 512
Processor graphics AMD Radeon R7 Graphics R7
Switchable graphics
Unified Video Decoder (UVD)
Video Codec Engine (VCE)

Graphics interfaces

DisplayPort
HDMI

Graphics API support

DirectX 12 12
Vulkan

Compatibility

Sockets supported FM2+ AM4
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 95 Watt 65 Watt
Thermal Solution Near Silent 95W
Configurable TDP 45 Watt/65 Watt

Advanced Technologies

AMD App Acceleration
AMD Elite Experiences
AMD HD3D technology
AMD Mantle API
DualGraphics
FreeSync
Fused Multiply-Add 4 (FMA4)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Intel® AES New Instructions
PowerTune
TrueAudio
AMD Secure technology
Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP)
Out-of-band client management
PowerGating
PowerNow
System Image Stability

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)
IOMMU 2.0

Peripherals

PCI Express revision 3.0