Comparación Competitiva

AMD Athlon™ X2 Dual-Core Processor Intel Core 2 Duo Processor
Infrastructure socket AM2 Socket LGA 775
Process Technology 90 nanometer, SOI (silicon on insulator) 65 nanometer, SOI (silicon on insulator) 65 nanometer
Number of Transistors 90nm: 164 to 243 million (depending on cache size) 65nm: 221 million 291 million
64-bit Instruction Set Support Yes, AMD64 Technology Yes, EM64T
Enhanced Virus Protection* Yes Yes, Execute Disable Bit
System Bus Technology HyperTransport™ Technology up to 2000MHz, full duplex Front Side Bus up to 1066 MHz, Half duplex
Integrated Memory Controller 128-bit + 16-bit ECC unbuffered PC2 6400(DDR2-800), PC2 5300(DDR2-667), PC2 4200(DDR2-533), PC2 3200(DDR2-400) No, Discrete logic device on motherboard
Total Processor-to-System Bandwidth HyperTransport Technology: up to 8.0 GB/s Memory bandwidth: up to 12.8 GB/s Total: up to 20.8 GB/s     Total: up to 17.0 GB/s
3D & Multimedia instructions 3DNow!™ technology, SSE, SSE2, SSE3 SSE, SSE2, SSE3
Chipset support NVIDIA: Nforce Series chipsets ATI: Radeon Xpress Series chipsets VIA: K8 Series chipsets SiS: 75x Series chipsets or greater Intel: 975, 965, 963, 946 NVIDIA: Nforce Series chipsets
Total Designed Power (TDP) 45W, 65W, 89W, or 125W 65W or 95W
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