Table : AMD A4-3300M Vs Core i3-2350M Feature Differences
|Feature||AMD A4-3300M||Core i3-2350M|
|Core Frequency||1.9GHz||2.30 GHz|
|No. Of Cores||2||2 (4 Hyperthreads)|
|Cache Organization||2MB L2 cache||3 MB L3 Smart Cache|
|Turbo Frequency||2.5GHz||No Turbo|
|TDP Rating||35||35 Watts|
|64 Bit Support||Y||Y|
|Integrated Memory Controller||DDR3||DDR3-1333|
|Integrated Graphics||Radeon HD 6480G, 444 MHz||Yes, Base 650 MHz, Turbo 1.10 GHz|
– The Core i3-2350M has significantly higher clock frequency than the AMD’s A4-3300M ( 2.3 GHz Vs 1.9 GHz). Along with the improved Sandy Bridge architecture, it provides better processor performance than the AMD’s A4-3300M.
– The A4-3300M has however better integrated graphics in Radeon HD 6480G than the HD Graphics 3000 in Core i3-2350M. You may like to check the graphics performance difference in Radeon HD 6480G Vs HD Graphics 3000
The Table below covers the A4-3300M benchmark Vs Core i3-2350M benchmark. For integrated graphics comparison check the Radeon HD 6480G Vs HD Graphics 3000
Table : AMD A4-3300M Vs Core i3-2350M Benchmarking Comparison
|Benchmarks||AMD A4-3300M||Core i3-2350M|
| PassMark CPU Mark Score
| Super Pi 2M (Lower in better)
||Not avaailble||41 secomds|
| 3D Mark 06 CPU
| Windows 7 Experience Score
Some more details of AMD A4-3300M
The AMD A4-3300M is an entry level notebooks dual-core processor. This processor is codenamed as Llano and released in the markets since June 14th of 2011. This processor comes under the AMD-A Series. The base clock rate of the processor is 1.9 GHz. The turbo boost technology of the processor can over clock it up to 2.5 GHz basing on the prevailing temperature conditions and cores usage. The processor is enabled with integrated Radeon HD 6480G Graphics card and integrated memory controller that can support for DDR3 (L)-1333 memory and a PCle 2.0 controller. The TDP rate of the processor is 35 watt.
Some more details of Core i3-2350M
The core i3-2350M is clocked at 2.30 GHz and is the fastest core i3 processor available at the time of writing ( core i3-2370M is not yet launched). There is no change with respect to the core i3-2330M ( the Sandy Bridge processor, just below it in frequency).
Further Suggested Readings
Since Core o3-2350M belongs to Sandy Bridge, we recommend that you take a looks at the Sandy Bridge Architecture.
The A4-3300M belongs to the Llano Series. Take a look at at the Llano Architecture.
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