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Core i5-2520M vs FX-8350

Core i5-2520M vs FX-8350: game performance, price, value, and specification comparison. Select comparison game parameters.

Key Differences

In short — FX-8350 outperforms Core i5-2520M on the selected game parameters. We do not have the prices of both CPUs to compare value. The better performing FX-8350 is 630 days newer than Core i5-2520M.

Advantages of Intel Core i5-2520M

  • Consumes up to 72% less energy than AMD FX-8350 - 35 vs 125 Watts

  • Works without a dedicated GPU, while AMD FX-8350 doesn't have integrated graphics

Advantages of AMD FX-8350

  • Performs up to 4% better in Fortnite than Core i5-2520M - 223 vs 215 FPS

  • Can execute more multi-threaded tasks simultaneously than Intel Core i5-2520M - 8 vs 4 threads

Fortnite
Fortnite

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

Intel Core i5-2520M Logo
Core i5-2520M

Mobile • Feb 1st, 2011


FPS

215

96%

Value, $/FPS

Price, $

AMD FX-8350 Logo
FX-8350

Desktop • Oct 23rd, 2012


FPS

223

100%

Value, $/FPS

$0.58/FPS

100%

Price, $

$129.49

100%

FPS and Value Winner

AMD FD8350FRHKBOX FX-8350 FX-Series 8-Core Black Edition Processor

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FPS in TOP 5 Games

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

Intel Core i5-2520M Logo
Core i5-2520M

Mobile • Feb 1st, 2011

AMD FX-8350 Logo
FX-8350

Desktop • Oct 23rd, 2012

Geekbench 5 Benchmarks

Intel Core i5-2520M Logo
Core i5-2520M

Mobile • Feb 1st, 2011


Single-Core

531

94%

Multi-Core

1165

42%

AMD FX-8350 Logo
FX-8350

Desktop • Oct 23rd, 2012


Single-Core

566

100%

Multi-Core

2773

100%

Intel Core i5-2520M Logo

Intel Core i5-2520M

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AMD FX-8350 Logo

AMD FX-8350

Feb 1st, 2011Release Date
Oct 23rd, 2012
Core i5CollectionFX
Sandy BridgeCodenameVishera
Intel BGA 1023SocketAMD Socket AM3+
Mobile
Segment
Desktop
2Cores
8
4Threads
8
2.5 GHzBase Clock Speed
4.0 GHz
3.2 GHzTurbo Clock Speed
4.2 GHz
35 W
TDP125 W
32 nmProcess Size32 nm
25.0x
Multiplier20.0x
Intel HD 3000
Integrated GraphicsNone
NoOverclockable
Yes

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