– However, the Intel’s Core i7-2760QM is clocked higher and, on the back of a better processor architecture, delivers significantly better CPU performance.
– The A6-3420M, on the other hand has better integrated graphics than the HD Graphics 3000 in Core i7-2670QM. Check out the HD Graphics 6620G Vs Intel HD 3000 if you want to compare the integrated graphics.
Table : AMD A6-3420M Vs Core i7-2670QM Feature Differences
|Feature||AMD A6-3420M||Core i7-2670QM|
|Core Frequency||1.5 GHz||2.20 GHz|
|No. Of Cores||4||4 (8 Hyperthreads)|
|Cache Organization||4 MB L2 cache||6 MB L3 Smart Cache|
|Turbo Frequency||2.4 GHz||3.10 GHz|
|TDP Rating||35||45 Watts|
|64 Bit Support||Y||Y|
|Integrated Memory Controller||DDR3L-1333||DDR3-1333|
|Integrated Graphics||Radeon HD 6520G, 320 shaders, 400 MHz||Yes, Base 650 MHz, Turbo 1.10 GHz|
Table : AMD A6-3420M Vs Core i7-2670QM Benchmarking Comparison
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|Benchmarks||AMD A6-3420M||Core i7-2670QM|
| 3D Mark 06 CPU
| Windows 7 Experience Score
Some more details of AMD A6-3420M
The AMD A6-3420M bumps up the clock frequency of A6-3400M by 100 MHz. This should make it better performing than many of the Core i3 Sandy Bridge processor and brings it closer to some of the Core i5 Sandy Bridge processors. The Integrated Graphics in the A6-3420M is much better than the Intel’s HD Graphics 3000 and supports DirectX11. A great graphics at low power could be the best reason for you to consider A6-3420M
Some more details of Core i7-2670QM
The core i7-2670QM , is a high end notebook processor with a decent Intel HD 3000 integrated GPU. The 4 cores ensure that you are not stuck up when you need performance.