Average Bench: 50.1% (310th of 1100)

Based on 11,363 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00600F20 Model: AMD FX(tm)-8300 Eight-Core Processor
Poor: 42%Average: 50.1% Great: 62%
Gaming
Gaming 50%
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Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
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Average average bench

The AMD FX-8300 averaged 49.8% 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

Multi Core Integer Speed 421Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 412Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD FX-8300 is 20.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD FX-8300 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Quad Core Floating Point Speed 222Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 363Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,363 samples)
Min Avg Max
60.3 SC Int 74.4 88
54.3 SC Float 65.3 75.5
58.6 SC Mixed 69.9 82.4
55.9% 69.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
209 QC Int 255 331
187 QC Float 222 285
203 QC Mixed 242 310
54.4% 240 Pts
Min Avg Max
341 MC Int 421 539
299 MC Float 363 463
330 MC Mixed 412 531
60% 399 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
SC Int 83.2
SC Float 73
SC Mixed 80.7
63% 79 Pts
QC Int 301
QC Float 270
QC Mixed 282
64% 284 Pts
MC Int 504
MC Float 428
MC Mixed 487
71% 473 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz
SC Int 83
SC Float 71.6
SC Mixed 75.8
61% 76.8 Pts
QC Int 306
QC Float 247
QC Mixed 280
63% 278 Pts
MC Int 420
MC Float 434
MC Mixed 435
64% 430 Pts
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.05 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 77.6
SC Float 68.4
SC Mixed 73.6
59% 73.2 Pts
QC Int 279
QC Float 259
QC Mixed 280
62% 273 Pts
MC Int 498
MC Float 390
MC Mixed 464
68% 451 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 79.6
SC Float 71.3
SC Mixed 74.8
60% 75.2 Pts
QC Int 265
QC Float 225
QC Mixed 250
56% 247 Pts
MC Int 423
MC Float 366
MC Mixed 418
60% 402 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 80.5
SC Float 70.2
SC Mixed 74.3
60% 75 Pts
QC Int 253
QC Float 215
QC Mixed 247
54% 239 Pts
MC Int 419
MC Float 364
MC Mixed 418
60% 400 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 72.4
SC Float 61.8
SC Mixed 67.2
54% 67.1 Pts
QC Int 258
QC Float 230
QC Mixed 253
56% 247 Pts
MC Int 422
MC Float 351
MC Mixed 403
59% 392 Pts
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 75.8
SC Float 64.8
SC Mixed 68.1
56% 69.6 Pts
QC Int 146
QC Float 167
QC Mixed 236
41% 183 Pts
MC Int 407
MC Float 351
MC Mixed 400
58% 386 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
SC Int 20.7
SC Float 19.1
SC Mixed 28.2
18% 22.7 Pts
QC Int 151
QC Float 173
QC Mixed 179
38% 167 Pts
MC Int 424
MC Float 362
MC Mixed 416
60% 401 Pts
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Typical FX-8300 Builds (Compare 14,909 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 37%
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Desktop
Desktop 50%
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Workstation
Workstation 39%
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $477

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