Product Comparison: Intel Core i5-2520M vs AMD A6-3650


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Intel Core i5-2520M SR048 2.5GHz 3MB Socket G2 988-pin Dual-core Mobile CPU Processor
Intel Core i5-2520M SR048 2.5GHz 3MB Socket G2 988-pin Dual-core Mobile CPU Processor
AMD A6-3650 A6-Series Quad-Core Processor
AMD A6-3650 A6-Series Quad-Core Processor
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Brand Intel AMD
Model Core i5-2520M A6-3650
Depth 0.6 in. -
Width 2.6 in. 1.75 in.
Height 2.8 in. 1.75 in.
Socket PPGA988 FM1
Lithography 32 nm 32 nm
Type of Processors Mobile Desktop
Code Name Sandy Bridge Llano
CPU Cores 2 4
CPU Threads 4 4
Max Temperature 100 °C 73 °C
Clock Speed 2.50 GHz 2.6 GHz
Data Width 64 bits 64 bits
Turbo Clock Speed 3.20 GHz -
Max TDP 35 W 100 W
Virtualization Technology Yes Yes
L1 Cache Size 128 kB 512 kB
Max Memory Bandwidth 21.3 GB/s -
L2 Cache Size 512 kB 4,096 kB
L3 Cache Size 3,072 kB 1,024 kB
Max Memory Size 16 GB -
Memory Types DDR3 1066/1333 DDR3-1866
Max Memory Channels 2 2
Graphics Output eDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT -
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency 1,300 MHz -
Graphics Base Frequency 650 MHz 443 MHz
Processor Graphics Intel® HD Graphics 3000 Radeon HD 6530D
Execute Disable Bit / Virus Protection Yes No
Turbo Boost / Turbo Core 2.0 No
Enhanced SpeedStep / PowerNow! Yes No
Hyper-Threading / HyperTransport Yes No
Manufacturer warranty 3 year(s) 3 year(s)
Manufacturer Link https://ark.intel.com/products/52229/Intel-Core-i5-2520M-Processor-3M-Cache-up-to-3_20-GHz -
Date first available January, 2011 July 24, 2012
Reviews https://www.amazon.com/i5-2520M-SR048-Dual-core-Processor-988-pin/dp/B00PJLFJ74/ref=sr_1_15?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1504864626&sr=1-15&keywords=Intel-Core-i5-2520M https://www.amazon.com/AMD-A6-3650-Graphics-Quad-Core-Processor/dp/B0055ZCXUK/ref=sr_1_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1504879036&sr=1-1&keywords=A6-3650
FAQ https://www.amazon.com/i5-2520M-SR048-Dual-core-Processor-988-pin/dp/B00PJLFJ74/ref=sr_1_15?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1504864626&sr=1-15&keywords=Intel-Core-i5-2520M https://www.amazon.com/AMD-A6-3650-Graphics-Quad-Core-Processor/dp/B0055ZCXUK/ref=sr_1_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1504879036&sr=1-1&keywords=A6-3650
Amazon 4.6 3.7
Ebay 5.0 -
Newegg 5.0 5.0
Origin - Malaysia
DirectX* Support - 11
Certifications - CE

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