Average Bench: 41.7% (461st of 1129)

Based on 6,127 user benchmarks.  Devices: 178BFBFF00610F01, Model: AMD A8-5600K APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
Poor: 29%Average: 41.7% Great: 49%
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft

Below average average bench

The AMD A8-5600K APU averaged 58.2% 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 68.4Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 64.4Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD A8-5600K APU is 20.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD A8-5600K APU performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 186Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 209Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,127 samples)
Min Avg Max
45.9 SC Int 68.4 80.6
41.5 SC Float 61.4 70.1
43.4 SC Mixed 64.4 74.4
51.8% 64.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
124 QC Int 209 257
115 QC Float 181 220
128 QC Mixed 205 251
45.1% 199 Pts
Min Avg Max
136 MC Int 215 252
123 MC Float 186 219
131 MC Mixed 209 251
30.6% 203 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
FM2+ , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 77.7
SC Float 67.2
SC Mixed 71.5
58% 72.1 Pts
QC Int 236
QC Float 200
QC Mixed 239
51% 225 Pts
MC Int 240
MC Float 206
MC Mixed 207
33% 218 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 70
SC Float 65.7
SC Mixed 68.1
54% 67.9 Pts
QC Int 235
QC Float 203
QC Mixed 232
51% 223 Pts
MC Int 234
MC Float 200
MC Mixed 232
33% 222 Pts
FM2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 71.8
SC Float 65.5
SC Mixed 67.7
55% 68.3 Pts
QC Int 230
QC Float 204
QC Mixed 232
50% 222 Pts
MC Int 236
MC Float 202
MC Mixed 233
34% 224 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 71.6
SC Float 65.9
SC Mixed 70.7
56% 69.4 Pts
QC Int 230
QC Float 205
QC Mixed 222
50% 219 Pts
MC Int 224
MC Float 195
MC Mixed 212
32% 210 Pts
FM2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 75.2
SC Float 64.6
SC Mixed 63.5
54% 67.8 Pts
QC Int 231
QC Float 190
QC Mixed 220
48% 214 Pts
MC Int 235
MC Float 195
MC Mixed 223
33% 218 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 66.2
SC Float 59.8
SC Mixed 63.1
50% 63 Pts
QC Int 201
QC Float 162
QC Mixed 209
43% 191 Pts
MC Int 212
MC Float 184
MC Mixed 208
30% 201 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 55.8
SC Float 59.6
SC Mixed 46.2
43% 53.9 Pts
QC Int 173
QC Float 124
QC Mixed 158
34% 151 Pts
MC Int 166
MC Float 177
MC Mixed 176
26% 173 Pts
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Typical A8-5600K APU Builds (Compare 730 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-F2A75M-D3H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $499

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