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Athlon X2 340 [in 3 benchmarks]


AMD
Athlon X2 340

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Summary

AMD started AMD Athlon X2 340 sales 2 October 2012. This is a Trinity architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 32 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3600 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is
AMD Socket FM2
processor with a TDP of 65 Watt and a maximum temperature of 74 °C. It supports DDR3-1600 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at


1.06%

of a leader’s which is AMD EPYC 9654.


EPYC
9654


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General info


Athlon X2 340 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance rating 2274
Market segment Desktop processor
Architecture codename Trinity (2012−2013)
Release date 2 October 2012
(10 years old)
Current price $96 of 25332 (Xeon Platinum 8276L)

Technical specs


Basic microprocessor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.

Physical cores 2 (Dual-core)
Threads 2
Base clock speed 3.2 GHz of 4.7 (Ryzen 9 7900X)
Boost clock speed 3.6 GHz of 6 (Core i9-13900KS)
L1 cache 96K of 1536 (EPYC Embedded 3401)
L2 cache 1 MB (shared) of 12 (Core 2 Quad Q9550)
Chip lithography 32 nm of 4 (Ryzen 9 7940HS)
Die size 246 mm2
Maximum case temperature (TCase) 74 °C of 105 (Core i7-5950HQ)
Number of transistors 1,303 million of 9900000 (Ryzen 9 7845HX)
64 bit support +

Compatibility


Information on Athlon X2 340 compatibility with other computer components and devices: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.

Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.

Number of CPUs in a configuration 1 of 8 (Xeon Platinum 8160M)
Socket FM2
Thermal design power (TDP) 65 Watt of 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)

Technologies and extensions


Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by Athlon X2 340. You’ll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

AES-NI +
FMA +
AVX +

Virtualization technologies


Supported virtual machine optimization technologies. Some are specific to Intel only, some to AMD.

AMD-V +

Memory specs


Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Athlon X2 340’s memory controller. Depending on the motherboard, higher memory frequency may be supported.

Supported memory types DDR3-1600 of 5600 (Ryzen 9 7940HS)

Peripherals


Specifications and connection types of supported peripherals.

PCIe version 2.0 of 5 (EPYC 9654)

Benchmark performance


Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Athlon X2 340. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.


Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.


Athlon X2 340
1.06

  • Passmark
  • GeekBench 5 Single-Core
  • GeekBench 5 Multi-Core
Passmark

Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different types of workload, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario measuring single-core performance.

Benchmark coverage: 67%


Athlon X2 340
1315

GeekBench 5 Single-Core

GeekBench 5 Single-Core is a cross-platform application developed in the form of CPU tests that independently recreate certain real-world tasks with which to accurately measure performance. This version uses only a single CPU core.

Benchmark coverage: 37%


Athlon X2 340
405

GeekBench 5 Multi-Core

GeekBench 5 Multi-Core is a cross-platform application developed in the form of CPU tests that independently recreate certain real-world tasks with which to accurately measure performance. This version uses all available CPU cores.

Benchmark coverage: 37%


Athlon X2 340
635


Relative perfomance


Overall Athlon X2 340 performance compared to nearest competitors among desktop CPUs.



Intel Pentium Dual-Core E2220
100.94


AMD Athlon II X3 405e
100.94


AMD Athlon II X3 400e
100


AMD Athlon X2 340
100


Intel Pentium G640
99.06


Intel Pentium G630
98.11


Intel Pentium G6960
98.11

Athlon X2 340 Intel equivalent


We believe that the nearest equivalent to Athlon X2 340 from Intel is Pentium Dual-Core E2220, which is faster by 1% and higher by 6 positions in our rating.


Pentium Dual
Core E2220


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Here are some closest Intel rivals to Athlon X2 340:


Intel Pentium G2020T
102.83


Intel Pentium G645
102.83


Intel Pentium Dual-Core E2220
100.94


AMD Athlon X2 340
100


Intel Pentium G640
99.06


Intel Pentium G6960
98.11


Intel Pentium G630
98.11

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Here is our recommendation of several processors that are more or less close in performance to the one reviewed.


Pentium
G640


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G6960


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450


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Athlon II
X2 280


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Pentium
G2020T


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5300


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Best GPUs for Athlon X2 340

People consider these graphics cards to be good for Athlon X2 340, according to our PC configuration statistics.


GeForce GT
730

14.8%


GeForce GT
630

14.8%


Radeon R7
240

6.8%


GeForce GT
740

3.7%


GeForce
210

3.1%


GeForce GT
710

2.5%


GeForce GTX
650

2.5%


GeForce GT
610

2. 5%


GeForce GT
440

2.5%


GeForce GTX
750 Ti

2.5%

These are the fastest graphics cards for Athlon X2 340 in our user configuration statistics.

There is a total of 162 configurations based on Athlon X2 340 in our database.


GeForce RTX
3090 Ti

0.6% (1/162)


GeForce RTX
3070 Mobile

0.6% (1/162)


Radeon RX
470

0.6% (1/162)


Radeon RX
570

0. 6% (1/162)


GeForce GTX
1050 Ti

1.9% (3/162)


Radeon R9
380

0.6% (1/162)


GeForce GTX
960

0.6% (1/162)


GeForce GTX
1050

1.2% (2/162)


Radeon RX
460

0.6% (1/162)


GeForce GTX
660

1.9% (3/162)

User rating


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Questions and comments


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CPU-Z Benchmark for AMD Athlon X2 340 (2T)

Best CPU performance — 64-bit — February 2023

AMD Athlon X2 340 (2T)

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Intel Pentium G4500

Intel Pentium G4400

Intel Pentium G3460

Intel Pentium G3260

Intel Pentium G3258

Intel Pentium G3250

Intel Celeron G3900

Intel Pentium G3420

Intel Pentium G3240

Intel Pentium G3220

Intel Pentium G2130

Intel Pentium G2120

Intel Pentium G2030

Intel Celeron G1840

Intel Pentium G2020

Intel Celeron G1820

Intel Celeron G1620

Intel Core 2 Duo E8600

Intel Pentium G860

Intel Celeron G1610

AMD A6-7400K

Intel Pentium G645

Intel Pentium G850

Intel Core 2 Duo E8500

Pentium E6700

Intel Core 2 Duo E7600

AMD A6-6400K

Intel Pentium 2020M

Intel Pentium G640

Pentium E5800

Intel Pentium G840

Pentium E6600

AMD A4-7300

Intel Core 2 Duo E8400

Intel Pentium G630

Intel Core 2 Duo E6850

AMD A4-6300

Intel Core 2 Duo E7500

Pentium E5700

Intel Celeron G550

Intel Pentium G620

Pentium E6500

AMD A6-5400K

Intel Core 2 Duo T9600

Intel Celeron G540

Intel Core 2 Duo E8300

Pentium E6300

Intel Core 2 Duo E7400

Pentium E5500

Intel Pentium B980

Intel Core 2 Duo E8200

Intel Core 2 Duo P8800

Intel Core 2 Duo E7300

Pentium E5400

AMD A4-5300

Intel Celeron G530

Intel Core 2 6700

Intel Core 2 Duo T9400

Intel Core 2 Duo E6750

Intel Pentium B970

Intel Core 2 Duo T9300

Pentium E5300

Intel Core 2 Duo P8700

Intel Core 2 Duo E7200

Intel Celeron E3400

Intel Pentium B960

Pentium E5200

(YOU) AMD Athlon X2 340

Intel Core 2 Duo T8300

AMD A4-4000

Intel Celeron 1005M

Intel Celeron E3300

Intel Core 2 Duo P8600

Intel Pentium B950

Intel Core 2 6600

Intel Pentium 2117U

Intel Pentium 3558U

Intel Celeron 1000M

Intel Core 2 Duo E4600

Intel Core 2 Duo E6550

Intel Core 2 Duo P8400

Intel Pentium P6200

Intel Pentium Dual E2220

Intel Pentium B940

Pentium T4500

Intel Core 2 Duo T6600

Intel Pentium P6100

Pentium T4400

Intel Core 2 Duo T7500

AMD A6-4400M

Intel Core 2 6420

Intel Pentium Dual E2200

Intel Core 2 Duo E4500

Intel Core 2 Duo T8100

Intel Core 2 Duo T6500

AMD Athlon II X2 270

Pentium T4300

AMD Phenom II X2 560

Intel Core 2 6400

Pentium T4200

AMD A4-4300M

AMD Phenom II X2 555

Intel Celeron 1007U

Intel Core 2 Duo T7250

AMD Athlon II X2 260

Intel Core 2 Duo T5800

Intel Core 2 Duo T6400

Intel Core 2 4400

AMD Athlon II X2 255

Intel Celeron 2957U

Intel Core 2 Duo T7300

AMD Phenom II X2 550

Intel Celeron B820

AMD Phenom II X2 545

Intel Core 2 6320

Intel Pentium Dual E2180

AMD Athlon II X2 250

Intel Celeron B815

Intel Core 2 6300

AMD Athlon II X2 245

AMD Athlon II X2 220

AMD Athlon II X2 240

Intel Core 2 4300

AMD A4-3400

Intel Pentium Dual E2160

AMD Athlon 7750

AMD Athlon II X2 215

AMD A4-3300

Intel Pentium Dual E2140

AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+

AMD Athlon 64 X2 6000+

AMD Athlon 64 X2 5400+

AMD A4-3300M

AMD Athlon 64 X2 5200+

AMD Athlon 64 X2 5000+

Intel Celeron 847

AMD Athlon 64 X2 4800+

AMD Athlon 64 X2 4600+

AMD Athlon II P320

Intel Pentium D 3. 40GHz

Intel Celeron N2840

AMD E1-2500

Intel Celeron J1800

AMD Athlon 64 X2 4400+

AMD E1-6010

AMD Athlon 64 X2 4200+

Intel Celeron N2830

Intel Pentium D 3.00GHz

AMD Athlon 64 X2 4000+

AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+

Intel Pentium D 2.80GHz

AMD E1-2100

Intel Pentium 4 3.20GHz

AMD E2-1800

Intel Pentium 4 3.00GHz

AMD E-450

AMD E-350

AMD E1-1500

AMD E1-1200

AMD E-300

AMD C-70

AMD C-60

Athlon X2 340 processor [in 3 benchmarks]

AMD
Athlon X2 340

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Description

AMD started AMD Athlon X2 340 sales 2 October 2012. This is Trinity architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads and is manufactured using 32nm process technology, the maximum frequency is 3600MHz, the multiplier is locked.

In terms of compatibility, this is a socket processor
AMD Socket FM2
with a TDP of 65W and a maximum temperature of 74°C. It supports DDR3-1600 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at

1.06%

from the leader which is AMD EPYC 9654.


EPYC
9654

Compare of 1536 (EPYC Embeded 3401) Cache 2nd level 1 MB (total)

9004 (Core 2 QUAD Q9550)

9005,

0) 32 nm of 4 (Ryzen 9 7940hs) Crystal size

246 mm 2

9005

9005

RAM support

Types, maximum size and channels of RAM supported by Athlon X2 340. Higher memory frequencies may be supported depending on the motherboard.

RAM DDR3-1600 out of 5600 (Ryzen 9 7940HS)

periphery

Athlon X2 340 supported peripherals and how to connect them.

Aviation PCI Express 2.0 of 5 (EPYC 9654)

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Tests in the benchmark

These are the results of the Athlon X2 340 performance tests in non-gaming benchmarks. The overall score is set from 0 to 100, where 100 corresponds to the fastest processor at the moment.


Overall performance in tests

This is our overall performance rating. We regularly improve our algorithms, but if you find any inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in the comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

Athlon X2 340
1.06

  • Passmark
  • GeekBench 5 Single-Core
  • GeekBench 5 Multi-Core
Passmark

Passmark CPU Mark is a widely used benchmark that consists of 8 different tests, including integer and floating point calculations, extended instruction tests, compression, encryption, and game physics calculations. Also includes a separate single-threaded test.

Benchmark coverage: 67%

Athlon X2 340
1315

GeekBench 5 Single-Core

GeekBench 5 Single-Core is a cross-platform application designed as CPU benchmarks that independently recreate certain real world tasks that can accurately measure performance. This version uses only one processor core.

Benchmark coverage: 37%

Athlon X2 340
405

GeekBench 5 Multi-Core

GeekBench 5 Multi-Core is a cross-platform application designed as CPU benchmarks that independently recreate certain real world tasks that can accurately measure performance. This version uses all available processor cores.

Benchmark coverage: 37%

Athlon X2 340
635


Relative capacity

Athlon X2 340 overall performance compared to its closest competitor desktop processors.


Intel Pentium Dual-Core E2220
100. 94

AMD Athlon II X3 405e
100.94

AMD Athlon II X3 400e
100

AMD Athlon X2 340
100

Intel Pentium G640
99.06

Intel Pentium G630
98.11

Intel Pentium G6960
98.11

Competitor from Intel

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Athlon X2 340 from Intel is Pentium Dual-Core E2220, which is faster by 1% and higher by 6 positions in our rating on average.


Pentium Dual
Core E2220

Compare

Here are some of Intel’s closest competitors to the Athlon X2 340:

Intel Pentium G2020T
102.83

Intel Pentium G645
102.83

Intel Pentium Dual-Core E2220
100. 94

AMD Athlon X2 340
100

Intel Pentium G640
99.06

Intel Pentium G6960
98.11

Intel Pentium G630
98.11

Other processors

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Athlon X2
450

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Athlon II
X2 280

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A4
4020

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A4
5300

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Celeron
G555

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A6
5400K

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Best graphics cards for Athlon X2 340

We have 162 configurations based on Athlon X2 340 in our database.

According to statistics, these cards are most often used with Athlon X2 340:


GeForce GT
730

14.8%


GeForce GT
630

14.8%


Radeon R7
240

6.8%


GeForce GT
740

3.7%


GeForce
210

3.1%


GeForce GT
710

2.5%


GeForce GTX
650

2.5%


GeForce GT
610

2.5%


GeForce GT
440

2. 5%


GeForce GTX
750 Ti

2.5%

Here are the most powerful video cards used with Athlon X2 340 according to user statistics:


GeForce RTX
3090 Ti

0.6% (1/162)


GeForce RTX
3070 Mobile

0.6% (1/162)


Radeon RX
470

0.6% (1/162)


Radeon RX
570

0.6% (1/162)


GeForce GTX
1050 Ti

1.9% (3/162)


Radeon R9
380

0.6% (1/162)


GeForce GTX
960

0. 6% (1/162)


GeForce GTX
1050

1.2% (2/162)


Radeon RX
460

0.6% (1/162)


GeForce GTX
660

1.9% (3/162)

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  • Edelmark rating — 1.7 out of 10;
  • Release date: October, 2012;
  • Number of cores: 2;
  • Frequency: 3. 2 GHz;
  • Power consumption (TDP): 65W;

Specifications AMD Athlon X2 340

General parameters

Clock speed 3.2GHz
Maximum clock frequency 3.6 GHz
Cores 2

Functions

NX-bit (XD-bit) available Yes
Virtualization support Yes
Instructions supported AES
AMD-V
AMD64
AVX 1.1
Clmul
CVT16
F16C
FMA4
MMX
SSE
SSE3
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
SSE 900A 9
Support for dynamic frequency scaling (CPU Throttling) Yes

Power consumption

Power consumption 65W
Annual cost of electricity (NON-commercial use) $15. 66/year
Annual cost of electricity (commercial use) $56.94/year
Capacity per W 11.56pt/W
Average energy consumption 52.81W

Memory module

Memory controller Integrated
Memory type DDR3-1866
DDR3-1600

Parts and Features

Threads 2
Second level cache (L2) 1MB
Second level cache per core (L2) 0.5 MB/core
Process 32 nm
Number of transistors 1,303,000,000
Maximum processors 1
Matrix size 246 mm²
Voltage range 0.82 — 1.48V

Overclocking Athlon X2 340

Overclocking clock 4. 1 GHz
Water-cooled boost clock 3.2GHz
Air cooled boost clock 4.1 GHz

Integrated graphics

Graphics core No
Brand No
Latest DirectX No
Number of displays supported No
Graphics core clock speed No
Maximum clock frequency No
3DMark06 No

Comparison of Athlon X2 340 with similar processors

Performance

Performance using all cores.

Tested on: PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark, Geekbench 3 Multi-Core.

Athlon X2 340 4.9 out of 10
A4 4000 4.5 out of 10
Athlon II X2 250 4. 9 out of 10

Performance per core

Base performance per processor core.

Processor tested on: PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core, Geekbench 3 AES Single Core.

Athlon X2 340 5.5 out of 10
A4 4000 5.0 out of 10
Athlon II X2 250 4.2 out of 10

Integrated Graphics

Integrated GPU performance for graphics tasks.

Athlon X2 340 0.0 out of 10
A4 4000 4.9 out of 10
Athlon II X2 250 0.0 out of 10

Integrated graphics (OpenCL)

Integrated GPU performance for parallel computing.

Tested on: CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining, CompuBench 1.5 Face detection, CompuBench 1.5 Ocean Surface Simulation, CompuBench 1.5 T-Rex, CompuBench 1.5 Video composition.

Athlon X2 340 0. 0 out of 10
A4 4000 6.1 out of 10
Athlon II X2 250 0.0 out of 10

Performance per W

How efficiently the processor uses electricity.

CPU tests performed on: Fire Strike, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining, CompuBench 1.5 Face detection, CompuBench 1.5 Ocean Surface Simulation, CompuBench 1.5 T-Rex, CompuBench 1.5 Video composition, PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark, Geekbench 3 Multi- Core, PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core, Geekbench 3 AES Single Core, TDP.

Athlon X2 340 2.5 out of 10
A4 4000 5.1 out of 10
Athlon II X2 250 2.2 out of 10

Price-performance ratio

How much you overpay for performance.

Tested on: Fire Strike, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining, CompuBench 1.5 Face detection, CompuBench 1.5 Ocean Surface Simulation, CompuBench 1. 5 T-Rex, CompuBench 1.5 Video composition, PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark, Geekbench 3 Multi-Core, PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core, Geekbench 3 AES Single Core, Price.

Athlon X2 340 n/a
A4 4000 n/a
Athlon II X2 250 n/a

Total Edelmark rating

Total processor rating.

Athlon X2 340 1.7 out of 10
A4 4000 5.1 out of 10
Athlon II X2 250 1.3 out of 10

Benchmarks Athlon X2 340

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core)

Athlon X2 340 2.644
Athlon II X2 250 2.814
A4 4000 2.519

GeekBench 3 (Single core)

Athlon X2 340 1.763
Athlon II X2 250 1. 524
A4 4000 1.622

GeekBench 3 (AES single core)

Athlon X2 340 1,975,000 MB/s
Athlon II X2 250 120,700 MB/s
A4 4000 1,830,000 MB/s

PassMark

Athlon X2 340 1.889
Athlon II X2 250 1.750
A4 4000 1.809

PassMark (Single Core)

Athlon X2 340 1.261
Athlon II X2 250 1.008
A4 4000 1.103

Video reviews

AMD Athlon II x2 220 3.5 GHz test, or why you should forget about 2-thread Athlon II

Overclocking AMD Athlon 2 x2 250

Reviews of Athlon X2 340

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