AMD Phenom II X2 550 Benchmark, Test and specs

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The AMD Phenom II X2 550 has 2 cores with 2 threads and is based on the 2. gen of the AMD Phenom II series. The processor uses a mainboard with the AM3 socket and was released in Q4/2009.
AMD Phenom II X2 550

CPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the AMD Phenom II X2 550. Here you can see if it is a desktop processor or a mobile processor or which processor may be the successor of the AMD Phenom II X2 550.

Name: AMD Phenom II X2 550
Family: AMD Phenom II
CPU group: AMD Phenom II - 545
Segment: Desktop / Server
Generation: 2
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

In addition to the number of CPU cores and threads, you can see here whether the AMD Phenom II X2 550 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.

CPU Cores / Threads: 2 / 2
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 2x
Hyperthreading / SMT: No
Overclocking: Yes
Frequency: 3.10 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): --
Turbo Frequency (2 Cores): --

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.

Memory type: DDR2-1066
DDR3-1333
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
Bandwidth: --
ECC: No
PCIe:
AES-NI: No

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.

TDP (PL1): 80 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Technical details

Here you will find information on the size of the level 2 and level 3 cache of the AMD Phenom II X2 550 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.

Technology: 45 nm
Chip design:
Socket: AM3
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 6.00 MB
Architecture: Callisto (K10)
Operating systems: Windows 10, Linux
Virtualization: AMD-V
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE3, SSE4a
Release date: Q4/2009
Release price: --
Part Number: --
Documents: --

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the AMD Phenom II X2 550 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.


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 Core 2 Quad Q9450 Intel Core 2 Quad Q9450
4C 4T @ 2.66 GHz
408
AMD A10-5750M AMD A10-5750M
4C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
407
AMD FX-4200 AMD FX-4200
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
406
AMD Phenom II X2 550 AMD Phenom II X2 550
2C 2T @ 3.10 GHz
404
Intel Core 2 Extreme QX6800 Intel Core 2 Extreme QX6800
4C 4T @ 2.93 GHz
403
AMD Phenom II X4 945 AMD Phenom II X4 945
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
403
AMD A4-5300B AMD A4-5300B
2C 2T @ 3.60 GHz
403
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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 Athlon II X2 245e AMD Athlon II X2 245e
2C 2T @ 2.90 GHz
741
Intel Atom x7-Z8750 Intel Atom x7-Z8750
4C 4T @ 2.56 GHz
741
MediaTek Helio A25 MediaTek Helio A25
8C 8T @ 1.80 GHz
741
AMD Phenom II X2 550 AMD Phenom II X2 550
2C 2T @ 3.10 GHz
736
Intel Pentium E6500K Intel Pentium E6500K
2C 2T @ 2.93 GHz
736
Intel Pentium E6500 Intel Pentium E6500
2C 2T @ 2.93 GHz
736
Intel Core2 Duo E8200 Intel Core2 Duo E8200
2C 2T @ 2.66 GHz
734
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



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.

AMD Phenom II X2 555 AMD Phenom II X2 555
2C 2T @ 3.20 GHz
290
Intel Celeron 1007U Intel Celeron 1007U
2C 2T @ 1.50 GHz
288
Intel Celeron 2957U Intel Celeron 2957U
2C 2T @ 1.40 GHz
288
AMD Phenom II X2 550 AMD Phenom II X2 550
2C 2T @ 3.10 GHz
283
AMD Athlon II X2 255 AMD Athlon II X2 255
2C 2T @ 3.10 GHz
281
Intel Core2 Duo E4300 Intel Core2 Duo E4300
2C 2T @ 1.80 GHz
280
AMD Athlon II X2 250 AMD Athlon II X2 250
2C 2T @ 3.00 GHz
273
Show all CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core) results



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 Phenom II X4 830 AMD Phenom II X4 830
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
2020
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9505 Intel Core 2 Quad Q9505
4C 4T @ 2.83 GHz
2017
Intel Core i3-4010Y Intel Core i3-4010Y
2C 4T @ 1.30 GHz
2008
AMD Phenom II X2 550 AMD Phenom II X2 550
2C 2T @ 3.10 GHz
1995
AMD A6-3500 AMD A6-3500
3C 3T @ 2.40 GHz
1995
AMD A8-3800 AMD A8-3800
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
1994
AMD A6-5350M AMD A6-5350M
2C 2T @ 3.50 GHz
1987
Show all Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark results



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 i3-4158U Intel Core i3-4158U
2C 4T @ 2.00 GHz
84
AMD Athlon X4 835 AMD Athlon X4 835
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
83
AMD Phenom II X6 1055T AMD Phenom II X6 1055T
6C 6T @ 3.30 GHz
83
AMD Phenom II X2 550 AMD Phenom II X2 550
2C 2T @ 3.10 GHz
82
AMD A9-9425 AMD A9-9425
2C 2T @ 3.70 GHz
82
Intel Pentium Silver J5005 Intel Pentium Silver J5005
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
82
Intel Core i3-5005U Intel Core i3-5005U
2C 4T @ 2.00 GHz
82
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 A10-5745M AMD A10-5745M
4C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
159
Intel Celeron G1620T Intel Celeron G1620T
2C 2T @ 2.40 GHz
159
AMD A8-4500M AMD A8-4500M
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
158
AMD Phenom II X2 550 AMD Phenom II X2 550
2C 2T @ 3.10 GHz
157
AMD A10-4655M AMD A10-4655M
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
156
Intel Pentium N3710 Intel Pentium N3710
4C 4T @ 2.56 GHz
155
Intel Atom x7-Z8750 Intel Atom x7-Z8750
4C 4T @ 2.56 GHz
155
Show all Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core) results



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.

Intel Celeron 3855U Intel Celeron 3855U
2C 2T @ 1.60 GHz
1683
Intel Core i3-4030Y Intel Core i3-4030Y
2C 4T @ 1.60 GHz
1682
AMD Phenom II X6 1045T AMD Phenom II X6 1045T
6C 6T @ 3.20 GHz
1674
AMD Phenom II X2 550 AMD Phenom II X2 550
2C 2T @ 3.10 GHz
1672
Intel Xeon E5-2603 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2603 v3
6C 6T @ 1.60 GHz
1662
AMD A8-7150B AMD A8-7150B
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
1658
AMD FX-8100 AMD FX-8100
8C 8T @ 3.70 GHz
1640
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.

MediaTek Helio P15 MediaTek Helio P15
8C 8T @ 1.20 GHz
3126
AMD A4-6320 AMD A4-6320
2C 2T @ 4.00 GHz
3123
Intel Celeron G1610T Intel Celeron G1610T
2C 2T @ 2.30 GHz
3117
AMD Phenom II X2 550 AMD Phenom II X2 550
2C 2T @ 3.10 GHz
3082
Intel Celeron N2940 Intel Celeron N2940
4C 4T @ 2.25 GHz
3054
AMD A10-4657M AMD A10-4657M
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
3051
Intel Pentium N3530 Intel Pentium N3530
4C 4T @ 2.58 GHz
3035
Show all Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



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 A10-7700K AMD A10-7700K
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
0.95
AMD Athlon II X4 750K AMD Athlon II X4 750K
4C 4T @ 4.00 GHz
0.95
AMD FX-4130 AMD FX-4130
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
0.95
AMD Phenom II X2 550 AMD Phenom II X2 550
2C 2T @ 3.10 GHz
0.94
AMD Phenom II X6 1035T AMD Phenom II X6 1035T
6C 6T @ 3.10 GHz
0.94
AMD Athlon X4 835 AMD Athlon X4 835
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
0.93
AMD FX-4100 AMD FX-4100
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
0.93
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.

Intel Core M-5Y10a Intel Core M-5Y10a
2C 4T @ 1.60 GHz
1.86
Intel Core M-5Y10c Intel Core M-5Y10c
2C 4T @ 1.60 GHz
1.86
Intel Celeron G530 Intel Celeron G530
2C 2T @ 2.40 GHz
1.85
AMD Phenom II X2 550 AMD Phenom II X2 550
2C 2T @ 3.10 GHz
1.84
AMD A8-3500M AMD A8-3500M
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
1.84
Intel Core i3-4005U Intel Core i3-4005U
2C 4T @ 1.70 GHz
1.84
Intel Core2 Duo E6700 Intel Core2 Duo E6700
2C 2T @ 2.66 GHz
1.82
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



Leaderboards

In our leaderboards, we have clearly compiled the best processors for specific categories for you. The leaderboards are always up to date and are regularly updated by us. The best processors are selected according to popularity and speed in benchmarks as well as the price-performance ratio.


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