Average Bench: 46.9% (362nd of 1110)

Based on 1,866 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00600F12 Model: AMD FX(tm)-4170 Quad-Core Processor
Poor: 35%Average: 46.9% Great: 54%
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Below average average bench

The AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core averaged 53.1% 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 73.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 71.9Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core is just 19.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 210Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 238Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,866 samples)
Min Avg Max
52.7 SC Int 73.9 83.9
51.4 SC Float 69.8 77.6
50.5 SC Mixed 71.9 81
57.5% 71.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
154 QC Int 232 271
137 QC Float 206 238
156 QC Mixed 231 271
50.6% 223 Pts
Min Avg Max
172 MC Int 238 273
158 MC Float 210 238
178 MC Mixed 238 271
34.5% 229 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
SC Int 84.6
SC Float 76.4
SC Mixed 80.1
64% 80.4 Pts
QC Int 263
QC Float 234
QC Mixed 264
58% 254 Pts
MC Int 263
MC Float 231
MC Mixed 262
38% 252 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
SC Int 80.6
SC Float 74.2
SC Mixed 76.9
62% 77.2 Pts
QC Int 254
QC Float 219
QC Mixed 247
54% 240 Pts
MC Int 248
MC Float 218
MC Mixed 246
36% 237 Pts
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
SC Int 79.2
SC Float 73.9
SC Mixed 76.4
61% 76.5 Pts
QC Int 255
QC Float 220
QC Mixed 242
54% 239 Pts
MC Int 255
MC Float 223
MC Mixed 254
37% 244 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz
SC Int 78.5
SC Float 73.1
SC Mixed 75.9
61% 75.8 Pts
QC Int 234
QC Float 201
QC Mixed 227
50% 221 Pts
MC Int 238
MC Float 206
MC Mixed 239
34% 228 Pts
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz
SC Int 76.4
SC Float 71.9
SC Mixed 72.4
59% 73.6 Pts
QC Int 233
QC Float 202
QC Mixed 232
50% 222 Pts
MC Int 243
MC Float 217
MC Mixed 246
35% 235 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
SC Int 76.7
SC Float 70.8
SC Mixed 73.6
59% 73.7 Pts
QC Int 245
QC Float 213
QC Mixed 226
52% 228 Pts
MC Int 244
MC Float 216
MC Mixed 239
35% 233 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
SC Int 60.8
SC Float 55.4
SC Mixed 57.8
46% 58 Pts
QC Int 186
QC Float 171
QC Mixed 193
42% 184 Pts
MC Int 195
MC Float 171
MC Mixed 194
28% 187 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
SC Int 58.6
SC Float 60.9
SC Mixed 66.9
50% 62.1 Pts
QC Int 213
QC Float 147
QC Mixed 114
36% 158 Pts
MC Int 242
MC Float 215
MC Mixed 246
35% 234 Pts
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Typical FX-4170 Quad-Core Builds (Compare 10,826 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 41%
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Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 - $53

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $415

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