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Intel Core i5-2500K vs AMD FX-6120

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

FX-6120 21.6 GT/s
Core i5-2500K 13.2 GT/s
Difference: 8.4 (64%)

Core Speed

FX-6120 3.6 GHz
Core i5-2500K 3.3 GHz
Difference: 0.3 (9%)


FX-6120 6
Core i5-2500K 4
Difference: 2 (50%)


Core i5-2500K 95 Watts
FX-6120 95 Watts
Difference: 0 (0%)

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Model Core i5-2500K FX-6120
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Sandy Bridge Bulldozer-Zambezi
Core Speed 3.3 GHz 3.6 GHz
Hyperthreading No No
Cores / Modules 4 6/3
Total Threads 4 6
Turbo 1/2/3/4 3.9
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB 3 x 2 MB
L3 Cache 6 MB 8 MB
GPU Model HD Graphics 3000
TDP 95 Watts 95 Watts
Socket LGA 1155 AM3+
Released 2011-01-01 2012