AMD Athlon II X4 640 Benchmark, Test and specs

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The AMD Athlon II X4 640 was released in Q2/2010 and has 4 cores. The processor can process 4 threads simultaneously and uses a mainboard with the socket AM3. In the Geekbench 5 benchmark, the AMD Athlon II X4 640 achieved a result of 386 points (single-core) or 1,332 points (multi-core).
AMD Athlon II X4 640

CPU lineage

In this classification you can see to which group of processors the AMD Athlon II X4 640 belongs. We also show the direct predecessor and successor of AMD Athlon II X4 640.

Name: AMD Athlon II X4 640
Family: AMD Athlon II (52)
CPU group: AMD Athlon II X4 (Propus) (10)
Architecture: Propus
Segment: Desktop / Server
Generation: 1
Predecessor: --
Successor: AMD Athlon II X4 740

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The AMD Athlon II X4 640 has 4 cores. The clock frequency of the AMD Athlon II X4 640 is 3.00 GHz. An initial performance assessment can be made using the number of CPU cores.

CPU Cores / Threads: 4 / 4
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 4x
Hyperthreading / SMT: No
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 3.00 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): --
Turbo Frequency (4 Cores): --

Memory & PCIe

The AMD Athlon II X4 640 supports a maximum of 16 GB memory. Depending on the mainboard, the processor can use a maximum of 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. This results in a maximum bandwidth of the main memory of 21.3 GB/s.

Memory type: Memory bandwidth:
DDR3-1333
21.3 GB/s
Max. Memory: 16 GB
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
ECC: No
PCIe: 2.0
PCIe Bandwidth: --

Thermal Management

The AMD Athlon II X4 640 has a TDP of 95 W. Based on the TDP, the system manufacturer can and must adapt the cooling solution to the processor.

TDP (PL1 / PBP): 95 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Technical details

Modern production reduces the waste heat of a processor and increases its efficiency. The AMD Athlon II X4 640 is made in 45 nm and has 2.00 MB cache.

Technology: 45 nm
Chip design:
Socket: AM3
L2-Cache: 2.00 MB
L3-Cache: --
AES-NI: No
Operating systems: Windows 10, Linux
Virtualization: AMD-V
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: MMX, 3DNow!, SSE3, SSE4a
Release date: Q2/2010
Release price: --
Part Number: --
Documents: --

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Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the AMD Athlon II X4 640 have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.

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Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 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.
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9505 Intel Core 2 Quad Q9505
4C 4T @ 2.83 GHz
420
AMD Athlon II X4 645 AMD Athlon II X4 645
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
402
Intel Celeron J4105 Intel Celeron J4105
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
396
AMD Athlon II X4 640 AMD Athlon II X4 640
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
389
Intel Core i7-4650U Intel Core i7-4650U
2C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
381
AMD Athlon II X4 635 AMD Athlon II X4 635
4C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
376
AMD Athlon II X4 630 AMD Athlon II X4 630
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
363

Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 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 Athlon II X4 645 AMD Athlon II X4 645
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
1520
Intel Core M-5Y71 Intel Core M-5Y71
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
1489
Intel Celeron J4105 Intel Celeron J4105
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
1477
AMD Athlon II X4 640 AMD Athlon II X4 640
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
1471
Intel Core i5-3210M Intel Core i5-3210M
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
1431
AMD Athlon II X4 635 AMD Athlon II X4 635
4C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
1422
Intel Processor N200 Intel Processor N200
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
1415

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.
Intel Atom C3955 Intel Atom C3955
16C 16T @ 2.40 GHz
387
Intel Core 2 Quad Q6700 Intel Core 2 Quad Q6700
4C 4T @ 2.66 GHz
387
Intel Pentium B940 Intel Pentium B940
2C 2T @ 2.00 GHz
387
AMD Athlon II X4 640 AMD Athlon II X4 640
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
386
AMD Athlon II X2 245 AMD Athlon II X2 245
2C 2T @ 2.90 GHz
386
Apple A8X Apple A8X
3C 3T @ 1.50 GHz
386
AMD A10-8700P AMD A10-8700P
4C 4T @ 1.80 GHz
386

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.
HiSilicon Kirin 710A HiSilicon Kirin 710A
8C 8T @ 2.00 GHz
1338
Intel Core i7-4510U Intel Core i7-4510U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
1335
Intel Pentium Silver N5030 Intel Pentium Silver N5030
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
1333
AMD Athlon II X4 640 AMD Athlon II X4 640
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
1332
Intel Celeron G3900T Intel Celeron G3900T
2C 2T @ 2.60 GHz
1330
Intel Core i7-2620M Intel Core i7-2620M
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
1328
Intel Core i7-3667U Intel Core i7-3667U
2C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
1328

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 Athlon II X4 645 AMD Athlon II X4 645
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
157
Intel Core i3-4005U Intel Core i3-4005U
2C 4T @ 1.70 GHz
156
Intel Celeron N4100 Intel Celeron N4100
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
153
AMD Athlon II X4 640 AMD Athlon II X4 640
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
152
Intel Xeon E7-8870 v2 Intel Xeon E7-8870 v2
15C 30T @ 2.90 GHz
151
AMD Athlon II X4 635 AMD Athlon II X4 635
4C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
147
Intel Core i3-2330M Intel Core i3-2330M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
146

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.
Intel Core i5-4310U Intel Core i5-4310U
2C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
595
Intel Core i5-5300U Intel Core i5-5300U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
593
Intel Core i5-5200U Intel Core i5-5200U
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
584
AMD Athlon II X4 640 AMD Athlon II X4 640
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
582
Intel Core i5-L16G7 Intel Core i5-L16G7
5C 5T @ 1.80 GHz
577
Intel Core i5-4260U Intel Core i5-4260U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
575
AMD Athlon II X4 635 AMD Athlon II X4 635
4C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
563

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.
Intel Pentium G3430 Intel Pentium G3430
2C 2T @ 3.30 GHz
2165
AMD A4-6210 AMD A4-6210
4C 4T @ 1.80 GHz
2164
AMD A8-3820 AMD A8-3820
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
2162
AMD Athlon II X4 640 AMD Athlon II X4 640
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
2161
Intel Core M-5Y51 Intel Core M-5Y51
2C 4T @ 2.00 GHz
2161
AMD A6-9220 AMD A6-9220
2C 2T @ 2.70 GHz
2158
MediaTek Kompanio 500 MediaTek Kompanio 500
8C 8T @ 2.00 GHz
2154

CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core)

The CPU-Z benchmark measures a processor's performance by measuring the time it takes the system to complete all benchmark calculations. The faster the benchmark is completed, the higher the score.
Intel Core2 Duo E8600 Intel Core2 Duo E8600
2C 2T @ 3.33 GHz
563
Intel Celeron G1820 Intel Celeron G1820
2C 2T @ 2.70 GHz
560
Intel Core i3-6006U Intel Core i3-6006U
2C 4T @ 2.00 GHz
558
AMD Athlon II X4 640 AMD Athlon II X4 640
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
557
AMD A12-9720P AMD A12-9720P
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
543
Intel Pentium G2010 Intel Pentium G2010
2C 2T @ 2.80 GHz
542
Intel Core i3-2350M Intel Core i3-2350M
2C 4T @ 2.30 GHz
541

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.
Intel Core i3-4100U Intel Core i3-4100U
2C 4T @ 1.80 GHz
73
AMD A10-9600P AMD A10-9600P
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
72
AMD A12-9700P AMD A12-9700P
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
72
AMD Athlon II X4 640 AMD Athlon II X4 640
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
71
Intel Celeron 3867U Intel Celeron 3867U
2C 2T @ 1.80 GHz
71
Intel Core i5-3339Y Intel Core i5-3339Y
2C 4T @ 2.00 GHz
71
Intel Celeron 3865U Intel Celeron 3865U
2C 2T @ 1.80 GHz
71

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.
Intel Core i5-3380M Intel Core i5-3380M
2C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
277
AMD Athlon II X4 750K AMD Athlon II X4 750K
4C 4T @ 4.00 GHz
276
AMD FX-9830P AMD FX-9830P
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
276
AMD Athlon II X4 640 AMD Athlon II X4 640
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
274
Intel Pentium G4520 Intel Pentium G4520
2C 2T @ 3.60 GHz
274
Intel Core i5-7Y57 Intel Core i5-7Y57
2C 4T @ 1.20 GHz
273
Intel Core i5-4278U Intel Core i5-4278U
2C 4T @ 2.60 GHz
272

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