Loading build...
Loading...
Your Shops

AMD Phenom

Phenom 9100e Quad-Core

The AMD Phenom 9100e Quad-Core has 4 cores that run at a clock speed of 1.8GHz.

It has an L3 cache size of 2MB, an L2 cache size of 2048KB, and an L1 cache size of 512KB.

3.8

AMD Phenom 9100e Quad-Core

Cores4More cores means more threads and therefore more processes can be run simultaneously
Speed1.8GHzClock frequency indicates processor speed, but is only reliable in comparisons between CPUs of the same family
CodenameAgenaThe code name given by the manufacturers
Release Date27 Mar 2008 The more recent the release, the more likely the CPU will receive up-to-date manufacturer support
TDP65WThe lower the TDP, the less power the CPU requires to run and thus the more efficient it is and the less heat it creates
L1 Cache512KBThe bigger the L1 cache, the more data can be stored for lightning CPU access to priority processes (though a bigger cache means a higher latency
L2 Cache2048KBAfter L1 cache, L2 is utilized for slower (but still very fast) data access
L3 Cache2MBThe L3 cache is the largest CPU cache, but still provides very quick access to data
Lithography65nmThe smaller the lithographic technology used, the less power is required to run the CPU, and the less heat is created during intense use
CPU SocketSocket AM2+The motherboard socket and CPU socket should match to indicate the CPU is compatible with the motherboard and will fit into it
Unlocked MultipliernoAn unlocked clock multiplier means you can adjust the multiplier for an overclocking speed boost

Phenom 9100e Quad-Core compatibility review

Overall, the AMD Phenom 9100e Quad-Core has good performance. Its 4 cores clocked at 1.8 GHz provide mediocre processing speeds but allow multiple processes to be run simultaneously.

The CPU is now over 13 years old, which means it is extremely out of date and is based on very aged technologies. This processor will be dwarfed in performance by its modern counterparts, and will likely have very little support from AMD.

Created with lithographic technology sized at 65 nanometers, the Phenom 9100e Quad-Core is not efficient at all by modern standards, and with a Thermal Design Power of 65W the amount of power necessary to run it does not make up for the inefficiency of its physical structure.

Merchant Comparison
Merchant Price
amazon $0.00
Custom PC Builder Auto PC Builder Compare CPU All Processor list
Best Compatible Hardware by Price
Type :
$ $
  • F.E.A.R. 3
    48
    Dead Island
    70
    FIFA 09
    45
    Battlefield 3
    45
    Just Cause 2
    22
    Limbo
    70
  • Assassins Creed
    40
    Dead Space
    80
    Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
    90
    Call of Duty 7
    19
    Need for Speed: Underground
    35
    Battlefield Bad Company 2
    50
  • Dead Space II
    80
    Call of Duty - Black Ops: First Strike
    40
    Warhammer 40000: Space Marine
    45
    Age of Empires III: Complete Collection
    55
    Need for Speed: Most Wanted
    65
    Grand Theft Auto IV
    30
  • Crysis Warhead
    45
    Crysis 2
    38
    Mafia 2
    45
    Payday: The Heist
    120
    The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind
    100
    Assassins Creed 2
    35
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Phenom 9100e Quad-Core Predicted Frames per second

Game name Frames per second
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 65
Grand Theft Auto IV 30
DOTA 2 55
Battlefield 3 32
The Elder Scrolls V 42
Far Cry 3 32
Crysis 3 32
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 48
Max Payne 3 60
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 58
Assassins Creed 3 73
Tomb Raider 32
Need For Speed: Rivals 27
Need for Speed: Most Wanted 19
Sleeping Dogs 30
Medium FPS

Similar CPUs to AMD Phenom 9100e Quad-Core