AMD FX-6120 vs Intel Core i5-5675C

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AMD FX-6120 CPU1 vs CPU2 Intel Core i5-5675C
AMD FX-6120 Intel Core i5-5675C

CPU comparison

AMD FX-6120 or Intel Core i5-5675C ? In this comparison, we check which of these two CPUs is better. We compare the technical data and benchmark results.

The AMD FX-6120 has 6 cores with 6 threads and clocks with a maximum frequency of 4.10 GHz. Up to GB of memory is supported in 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. The AMD FX-6120 was released in Q2/2012.

The Intel Core i5-5675C has 4 cores with 4 threads and clocks with a maximum frequency of 3.60 GHz. The CPU supports up to GB of memory in 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. The Intel Core i5-5675C was released in Q2/2015.
AMD FX Family Intel Core i5
AMD FX-6100/6200 CPU group Intel Core i 5000
1 Generation 5
Zambezi (Bulldozer) Architecture Broadwell S
Desktop / Server Segment Desktop / Server
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CPU Cores and Base Frequency

In addition to the number of CPU cores and threads, you can see here whether the AMD FX-6120 or Intel Core i5-5675C can be overclocked. You will also find the clock frequencies of the processor (single-core and multi-core) here. The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor.

6 Cores 4
6 Threads 4
normal Core architecture normal
No Hyperthreading No
Yes Overclocking ? Yes
3.50 GHz Frequency 3.10 GHz
4.10 GHz Turbo Frequency (1 Core) 3.60 GHz
4.10 GHz Turbo Frequency (All Cores) 3.30 GHz

Internal Graphics

The AMD FX-6120 or Intel Core i5-5675C has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die. A processor with integrated graphics is also called APU (Accelerated Processing Unit).

no iGPU GPU Intel Iris Pro Graphics 6200
GPU frequency 0.30 GHz
GPU (Turbo) 1.10 GHz
GPU Generation 8
Technology 14 nm
Max. displays 3
Execution units 48
Shader 384
Max. GPU Memory 32 GB
DirectX Version 12

Hardware codec support

A photo or video codec that is accelerated in hardware can greatly accelerate the working speed of a processor and extend the battery life of notebooks or smartphones when playing videos.

No Codec h265 / HEVC (8 bit) No
No Codec h265 / HEVC (10 bit) No
No Codec h264 Decode / Encode
No Codec VP9 No
No Codec VP8 Decode
No Codec AV1 No
No Codec AVC Decode / Encode
No Codec VC-1 Decode
No Codec JPEG Decode

Memory & PCIe

The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the processor. The memory bandwidth depends on several factors and is given in gigabytes per second.

DDR3-1866 Memory DDR3-1600
Max. Memory
2 (Dual Channel) Memory channels 2 (Dual Channel)
-- Bandwidth --
Yes ECC No
L2 Cache
8.00 MB L3 Cache 4.00 MB
PCIe version 3.0
PCIe lanes 16

Thermal Management

The Thermal Design Power (TDP for short) specifies the necessary cooling solution to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually only gives a rough idea of the real consumption of a CPU.

95 W TDP (PL1) 65 W
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Technical details

Here you will find information on the size of the level 2 and level 3 cache of the AMD FX-6120 or Intel Core i5-5675C as well as a list of the processors ISA extensions. We have documented the architecture and the manufacturing technology for you as well as the release date.

32 nm Technology 14 nm
Unknown Chip design Monolithic
x86-64 (64 bit) Instruction set (ISA) x86-64 (64 bit)
SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX ISA extensions SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
AM3+ Socket LGA 1150
AMD-V Virtualization VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Yes AES-NI Yes
Windows 10, Linux Operating systems Windows 10, Linux
Q2/2012 Release date Q2/2015
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Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
0 (0%)
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
346 (100%)
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Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
0 (0%)
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
1283 (100%)
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
497 (50%)
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
986 (100%)
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
1833 (52%)
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
3551 (100%)
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iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
@ 0.00 GHz
0 (0%)
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 6200 @ 1.10 GHz
845 (100%)
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Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
5801 (73%)
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
7989 (100%)
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Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
0 (0%)
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
146 (100%)
Show all Cinebench R15 (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
0 (0%)
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
572 (100%)
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
1839 (49%)
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
3724 (100%)
Show all Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core) results



Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
6676 (54%)
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
12315 (100%)
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
0 (0%)
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
1.66 (100%)
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
0 (0%)
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
5.95 (100%)
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The iGPU test uses the CPU internal graphic unit to execute OpenGL commands.

AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
@ 0.00 GHz
0 (0%)
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 6200 @ 1.10 GHz
58.4 (100%)
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL) results



Devices using this processor

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