AMD PRO A10-9700 vs Intel Core i5-750s

Comparative analysis of AMD PRO A10-9700 and Intel Core i5-750s processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Graphics, Graphics interfaces, Graphics API support, Compatibility, Peripherals, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization, Security & Reliability. 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).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD PRO A10-9700

  • CPU is newer: launch date 6 year(s) 9 month(s) later
  • Around 19% higher clock speed: 3.8 GHz vs 3.20 GHz
  • Around 17% higher maximum core temperature: 90°C vs 76.7°C
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor: 28 nm vs 45 nm
  • 2x more L2 cache, more data can be stored in the L2 cache for quick access later
  • Around 26% lower typical power consumption: 65 Watt vs 82 Watt
  • Around 67% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 1652 vs 987
  • Around 65% better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 3620 vs 2197
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 3 October 2016 vs January 2010
Maximum frequency 3.8 GHz vs 3.20 GHz
Maximum core temperature 90°C vs 76.7°C
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm vs 45 nm
L2 cache 2 MB vs 256 KB (per core)
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 65 Watt vs 82 Watt
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 1652 vs 987
PassMark - CPU mark 3620 vs 2197

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: AMD PRO A10-9700
CPU 2: Intel Core i5-750s

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
1652
987
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
3620
2197
Name AMD PRO A10-9700 Intel Core i5-750s
PassMark - Single thread mark 1652 987
PassMark - CPU mark 3620 2197
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 19.763
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 285.697
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 1.631
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 29.991
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 92.013

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD PRO A10-9700 Intel Core i5-750s

Essentials

Family AMD PRO A-Series Processors
Launch date 3 October 2016 January 2010
OPN Tray AD970BAGM44AB
OS Support Windows 10 - 64-Bit Edition, RHEL x86 64-Bit, Ubuntu x86 64-Bit
Place in performance rating 203 1048
Series AMD PRO A-Series A10 APU for Desktops Legacy Intel® Core™ Processors
Vertical segment Desktop Desktop
Architecture codename Lynnfield
Processor Number i5-750S
Status Discontinued

Performance

Base frequency 3.5 GHz 2.40 GHz
L2 cache 2 MB 256 KB (per core)
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm 45 nm
Maximum core temperature 90°C 76.7°C
Maximum frequency 3.8 GHz 3.20 GHz
Number of cores 4 4
Number of GPU cores 6
Unlocked
64 bit support
Bus Speed 2.5 GT/s DMI
Die size 296 mm2
L1 cache 64 KB (per core)
L3 cache 8192 KB (shared)
Number of threads 4
Transistor count 774 million
VID voltage range 0.6500V-1.4000V

Memory

Max memory channels 2 2
Supported memory frequency 2400 MHz
Maximum memory bandwidth 21 GB/s
Maximum memory size 16 GB
Supported memory types DDR3 1066/1333

Graphics

Enduro
Graphics max frequency 1029 MHz
Processor graphics R7
Unified Video Decoder (UVD)
Video Codec Engine (VCE)

Graphics interfaces

DisplayPort
HDMI

Graphics API support

DirectX 12
Vulkan

Compatibility

Configurable TDP 45 Watt/65 Watt
Sockets supported AM4 LGA1156
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 65 Watt 82 Watt
Low Halogen Options Available
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Package Size 37.5mm x 37.5mm

Peripherals

PCI Express revision 3.0 2.0
Max number of PCIe lanes 16
PCIe configurations 1x16, 2x8

Advanced Technologies

AMD Secure technology
Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP)
FreeSync
Fused Multiply-Add 4 (FMA4)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Intel® AES New Instructions
Out-of-band client management
PowerGating
PowerNow
PowerTune
System Image Stability
TrueAudio
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® technology
Idle States
Instruction set extensions Intel® SSE4.2
Intel 64
Intel® Demand Based Switching
Intel® Hyper-Threading technology
Intel® Turbo Boost technology
Intel® vPro™ Platform Eligibility
Physical Address Extensions (PAE) 36-bit
Thermal Monitoring

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)
IOMMU 2.0
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)

Security & Reliability

Execute Disable Bit (EDB)
Intel® Trusted Execution technology (TXT)