AMD GX-420MC vs AMD GX-420CA

Comparative analysis of AMD GX-420MC and AMD GX-420CA processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Graphics API support, Compatibility, Graphics, Graphics interfaces, Peripherals, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization. Benchmark processor performance analysis: PassMark - Single thread mark, PassMark - CPU mark, GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD GX-420MC

  • CPU is newer: launch date 1 year(s) 1 month(s) later
  • Around 39% lower typical power consumption: 17.5 Watt vs 25 Watt
Launch date 6 Jun 2014 vs 23 April 2013
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 17.5 Watt vs 25 Watt

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: AMD GX-420MC
CPU 2: AMD GX-420CA

Name AMD GX-420MC AMD GX-420CA
PassMark - Single thread mark 695
PassMark - CPU mark 1796
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 496
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 496
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 868
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 868
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 773
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 773

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD GX-420MC AMD GX-420CA

Essentials

Architecture codename Puma eKabini
Launch date 6 Jun 2014 23 April 2013
Place in performance rating 1861 2123
Vertical segment Embedded Embedded
Family AMD G-Series
Processor Number GX-420CA

Performance

Base frequency 2.0 GHz 2000 MHz
L1 cache 256 KB 256 KB
L2 cache 2 MB 2 MB
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm 28 nm
Maximum frequency 2.0 GHz
Number of cores 4 4
Number of threads 4 4
64 bit support
Maximum core temperature 90 °C

Memory

ECC memory support
Max memory channels 1 2
Supported memory types DDR3-1600 DDR3-1600

Graphics API support

DirectX 11.2 11.1
OpenGL 4.3 4.2

Compatibility

Sockets supported FT3b BGA769 (FT3)
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 17.5 Watt 25 Watt

Graphics

Graphics base frequency 600 MHz
Processor graphics Radeon HD 8400E

Graphics interfaces

Number of displays supported 2

Peripherals

PCI Express revision 3.0

Advanced Technologies

Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Intel® AES New Instructions

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)