AMD: Official Performance of Phenom X3 and X4
In the forum of the Turkish website donanimhaber, official transparencies, showing the stats of current Phenoms, emerged.
Among others, the Phenom X4 9600 and the TLB-Bug freed Phenom X4 9650. Removing the Erratum 298 replaces the X4 9650 about 13,5 percent higher in the performance ranking. Running office applications its said to be up to 35,6 percent faster.
Of similar intereset ist the comparison of X3 and X4. On average the X4 9650 is about 8,3 percent faster than an tricore X3 8650. When playing games this result is reduced to barley 3 percent. But this might be due to the used Radeon HD 3200 and the fact that current games don't profit from more than three cores.
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