AMD Phenom II X2 B59 Benchmark, Test and specs

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The AMD Phenom II X2 B59 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 Q4/2011.
AMD Phenom II X2 B59

CPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the AMD Phenom II X2 B59. 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 B59.

Name: AMD Phenom II X2 B59
Family: AMD Phenom II
CPU group: AMD Phenom II - 545
Segment: Desktop / Server
Generation: 2
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The AMD Phenom II X2 B59 has 2 CPU cores and can calculate 2 threads in parallel. The clock frequency of the AMD Phenom II X2 B59 is 3.40 GHz. The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor and is an important performance indicator.

CPU Cores / Threads: 2 / 2
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 2x
Hyperthreading / SMT: No
Overclocking: Yes
Frequency: 3.40 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): --
Turbo Frequency (2 Cores): --

Memory & PCIe

The processor can use up to memory in 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. The maximum memory bandwidth is --. The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the system.

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) of the processor is 80 W. The TDP specifies the necessary cooling solution that is required to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually gives a rough idea of the actual power consumption of the CPU.

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

Technical details

The AMD Phenom II X2 B59 is made in 45 nm. The smaller the manufacturing process of a CPU, the more modern and energy-efficient it is. Overall, the processor has 6.00 MB cache. A large cache can greatly speed up the processor's speed in some cases such as games.

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: Q4/2011
Release price: --
Part Number: --
Documents: --

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the AMD Phenom II X2 B59 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.


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 Core i3-4020Y Intel Core i3-4020Y
2C 4T @ 1.50 GHz
2214
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550s Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550s
4C 4T @ 2.83 GHz
2202
AMD A8-4555M AMD A8-4555M
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
2198
AMD Phenom II X2 B59 AMD Phenom II X2 B59
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
2188
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9500 Intel Core 2 Quad Q9500
4C 4T @ 2.83 GHz
2188
AMD Phenom II X2 565 AMD Phenom II X2 565
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
2188
AMD Phenom II X2 511 AMD Phenom II X2 511
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
2188
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.

AMD A8-6500 AMD A8-6500
4C 4T @ 4.10 GHz
90
AMD Athlon II X2 370K AMD Athlon II X2 370K
2C 2T @ 4.20 GHz
90
Intel Pentium Gold 4417U Intel Pentium Gold 4417U
2C 4T @ 2.30 GHz
90
AMD Phenom II X2 B59 AMD Phenom II X2 B59
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
89
Intel Pentium 4405U Intel Pentium 4405U
2C 4T @ 2.10 GHz
89
Intel Celeron 2970M Intel Celeron 2970M
2C 2T @ 2.20 GHz
89
AMD Phenom II X4 965 AMD Phenom II X4 965
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
89
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.

Intel Core i3-3227U Intel Core i3-3227U
2C 4T @ 1.90 GHz
175
Intel Celeron G1610 Intel Celeron G1610
2C 2T @ 2.60 GHz
174
Intel Celeron 2970M Intel Celeron 2970M
2C 2T @ 2.20 GHz
173
AMD Phenom II X2 B59 AMD Phenom II X2 B59
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
172
AMD Phenom II X2 565 AMD Phenom II X2 565
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
172
AMD Phenom II X2 511 AMD Phenom II X2 511
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
172
AMD A8-7200P AMD A8-7200P
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
171
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 3865U Intel Celeron 3865U
2C 2T @ 1.80 GHz
1849
Intel Core i5-4220Y Intel Core i5-4220Y
2C 4T @ 2.00 GHz
1843
AMD FX-6120 AMD FX-6120
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
1839
AMD Phenom II X2 B59 AMD Phenom II X2 B59
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
1834
AMD Phenom II X2 565 AMD Phenom II X2 565
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
1834
AMD Phenom II X2 511 AMD Phenom II X2 511
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
1834
Intel Pentium Gold 4425Y Intel Pentium Gold 4425Y
2C 4T @ 1.60 GHz
1832
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 A8-3520M AMD A8-3520M
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
3390
Intel Core i3-4030Y Intel Core i3-4030Y
2C 4T @ 1.60 GHz
3389
Intel Pentium N3700 Intel Pentium N3700
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
3386
AMD Phenom II X2 B59 AMD Phenom II X2 B59
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
3381
AMD Phenom II X2 565 AMD Phenom II X2 565
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
3381
AMD Phenom II X2 511 AMD Phenom II X2 511
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
3381
AMD A6-6420K AMD A6-6420K
2C 2T @ 4.20 GHz
3376
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 A10-7870K AMD A10-7870K
4C 4T @ 4.10 GHz
1.04
AMD A8-7670K AMD A8-7670K
4C 4T @ 3.90 GHz
1.04
Intel Celeron G1620 Intel Celeron G1620
2C 2T @ 2.70 GHz
1.04
AMD Phenom II X2 B59 AMD Phenom II X2 B59
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
1.03
AMD Athlon II X4 860K AMD Athlon II X4 860K
4C 4T @ 4.00 GHz
1.03
AMD Phenom II X6 1065T AMD Phenom II X6 1065T
6C 6T @ 3.40 GHz
1.03
AMD Phenom II X4 965 AMD Phenom II X4 965
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
1.03
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 A10-4600M AMD A10-4600M
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
2.04
AMD A8-6410 AMD A8-6410
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
2.03
AMD A8-7150B AMD A8-7150B
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
2.03
AMD Phenom II X2 B59 AMD Phenom II X2 B59
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
2.02
AMD Athlon 5350 AMD Athlon 5350
4C 4T @ 2.05 GHz
2.02
AMD Phenom II X2 565 AMD Phenom II X2 565
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
2.02
AMD Phenom II X2 511 AMD Phenom II X2 511
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
2.02
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



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