Product Comparison: Intel Core i3-3220 vs AMD A8-5600K


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Intel Core i3-3220 3M Cache, 3.30 GHz Processor
Intel Core i3-3220 3M Cache, 3.30 GHz Processor
AMD A8-5600K 3.6Ghz Processor
AMD A8-5600K 3.6Ghz Processor
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Brand Intel AMD
CPU Cores 2 4
Depth 5.5 in. 5 in.
DirectX* Support 11 11
Execute Disable Bit / Virus Protection Yes Yes
L1 Cache Size 32 kB 128 kB
Manufacturer warranty 3 year(s) 3 year(s)
Max Memory Bandwidth 25.6 GB/s -
Socket FCLGA1155 FM2
Amazon 4 4.2
Certifications CE CE
CPU Threads 4 4
Graphics Output WiDi DP/HDMI/DVI/VGA
L2 Cache Size 256 kB 4,096 kB
Lithography 22 nm 32 nm
Manufacturer Link https://ark.intel.com/products/65693/Intel-Core-i3-3220-Processor-3M-Cache-3_30-GHz -
Max Temperature 65.3 °C 74 °C
Width 5.75 in. 7 in.
Clock Speed 3.30 GHz 3.60 GHz
Data Width 64 bits 64 bits
Date first available April, 2012 September 3, 2012
Height 9.5 in. 12.5 in.
L3 Cache Size 3,072 kB N/A kB
Model Core i3-3220 A8-5600K
Origin Malaysia China
Turbo Boost / Turbo Core No 3.0
Type of Processors Desktop Desktop
Code Name Ivy Bridge Trinity
Enhanced SpeedStep / PowerNow! Yes Yes
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency 1,050 MHz -
Hyper-Threading / HyperTransport Yes Yes
Max Memory Size 32 GB N/A GB
Reviews https://www.amazon.com/Intel-i3-3220-Processor-Cache-BX80637i33220/dp/B008F65MO0 https://www.amazon.com/AMD-A8-5600K-3-6Ghz-Processor-AD560KWOHJBOX/dp/B0095VPAVE
Ebay 4.9 4.8
FAQ https://www.amazon.com/Intel-i3-3220-Processor-Cache-BX80637i33220/dp/B008F65MO0 https://www.amazon.com/AMD-A8-5600K-3-6Ghz-Processor-AD560KWOHJBOX/dp/B0095VPAVE
Graphics Base Frequency 650 MHz 760 MHz
Max TDP 55 W 100 W
Memory Types DDR3 1333/1600 DDR3 SDRAM
Max Memory Channels 2 2
Processor Graphics Intel® HD Graphics 2500 AMD Radeon HD 7560D
Virtualization Technology Yes Yes
Walmart - 4
Turbo Clock Speed - 3.90 GHz
Newegg - 5

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