Average Bench: 43.1% (357th of 980)

Based on 10,931 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00600F12 Model: AMD FX(tm)-6100 Six-Core Processor

The AMD FX-6100 has six processing cores, which is above average for a desktop CPU. Single and dual core performance is weak scoring amongst the bottom 30% of desktop processors. Multi core performance is better but still barely above the bottom 10% of processors. At nearly three years of age, the FX-6100 struggles to compete with more recent CPUs. [Mar '14 CPUPro]

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Poor: 34%Average: 43.1% Great: 51%
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

Below average average bench

The AMD FX-6100 averaged 56.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Single Core Integer Speed 64.5Pts
Quad Core Integer Speed 215Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD FX-6100 is just 17.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD FX-6100 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 255Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 289Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,931 samples)
Min Avg Max
49 SC Int 64.5 75.1
49.2 SC Float 60.6 69.4
46.3 SC Mixed 62.5 71.7
50% 62.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
162 QC Int 215 261
151 QC Float 195 234
159 QC Mixed 211 254
47% 207 Pts
Min Avg Max
218 MC Int 292 354
196 MC Float 255 313
210 MC Mixed 289 352
41.9% 279 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.35 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
SC Int 83
SC Float 75.7
SC Mixed 76.9
63% 78.5 Pts
QC Int 290
QC Float 255
QC Mixed 282
62% 275 Pts
MC Int 383
MC Float 330
MC Mixed 386
55% 366 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 66.7
SC Float 65.4
SC Mixed 69.4
54% 67.2 Pts
QC Int 225
QC Float 203
QC Mixed 216
49% 215 Pts
MC Int 299
MC Float 256
MC Mixed 296
43% 283 Pts
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
SC Int 65.2
SC Float 61.1
SC Mixed 63.2
51% 63.2 Pts
QC Int 216
QC Float 196
QC Mixed 214
47% 209 Pts
MC Int 293
MC Float 253
MC Mixed 290
42% 279 Pts
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Typical FX-6100 Builds (Compare 7,058 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 23%
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Desktop
Desktop 38%
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Workstation
Workstation 26%
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Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 - $53

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $424

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Poor

10 days ago.

just get the 6300


Terrible

3 years ago.


Good

5 days ago.

Pretaktovanie


Excellent

4 months ago.

good for OC, whwn you OC 15% in Mhz give s you 30% in performance, exellent


Terrible

2 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Very good

19 months ago.

Процессор хороший!


Excellent

3 months ago.

Epically powerful for how old it is. :D


Very good

2 years ago.

Does all the basics, and seems to overclock well. I like it.


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