Average Bench: 49.1% (336th of 1128)

Based on 15,734 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00600F20 Model: AMD FX(tm)-8300 Eight-Core Processor
Poor: 42%Average: 49.1% Great: 60%
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
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Below average average bench

The AMD FX-8300 averaged 50.9% 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 418Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 407Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD FX-8300 is just 17.8%. 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 217Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 360Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,734 samples)
Min Avg Max
60 SC Int 72.9 85.8
50.9 SC Float 64.4 75
56.9 SC Mixed 68.4 80.3
54.9% 68.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
204 QC Int 249 311
183 QC Float 217 269
200 QC Mixed 237 293
53.2% 234 Pts
Min Avg Max
340 MC Int 418 528
298 MC Float 360 456
326 MC Mixed 407 520
59.5% 395 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 3.95 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
SC Int 79.8
SC Float 70.6
SC Mixed 73.5
60% 74.6 Pts
QC Int 310
QC Float 263
QC Mixed 294
66% 289 Pts
MC Int 500
MC Float 435
MC Mixed 494
72% 476 Pts
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
SC Int 81.6
SC Float 71.9
SC Mixed 77.5
62% 77 Pts
QC Int 262
QC Float 228
QC Mixed 248
56% 246 Pts
MC Int 392
MC Float 358
MC Mixed 410
58% 387 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
SC Int 82.9
SC Float 72.4
SC Mixed 77.4
62% 77.6 Pts
QC Int 255
QC Float 231
QC Mixed 243
55% 243 Pts
MC Int 422
MC Float 361
MC Mixed 410
60% 398 Pts
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz
SC Int 71.9
SC Float 63.6
SC Mixed 67.4
54% 67.6 Pts
QC Int 284
QC Float 253
QC Mixed 254
60% 264 Pts
MC Int 451
MC Float 384
MC Mixed 439
64% 425 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
SC Int 72.1
SC Float 63
SC Mixed 67.1
54% 67.4 Pts
QC Int 256
QC Float 219
QC Mixed 255
55% 243 Pts
MC Int 421
MC Float 353
MC Mixed 413
60% 396 Pts
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 78.9
SC Float 70.4
SC Mixed 75.7
60% 75 Pts
QC Int 248
QC Float 217
QC Mixed 235
53% 233 Pts
MC Int 403
MC Float 348
MC Mixed 394
58% 382 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
SC Int 72.7
SC Float 64.6
SC Mixed 68.1
55% 68.5 Pts
QC Int 250
QC Float 220
QC Mixed 233
53% 234 Pts
MC Int 418
MC Float 355
MC Mixed 410
59% 394 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 76.7
SC Float 62.7
SC Mixed 60.5
53% 66.6 Pts
QC Int 234
QC Float 187
QC Mixed 243
50% 221 Pts
MC Int 451
MC Float 375
MC Mixed 395
61% 407 Pts
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
SC Int 69.3
SC Float 42.7
SC Mixed 64.6
47% 58.9 Pts
QC Int 231
QC Float 208
QC Mixed 213
49% 217 Pts
MC Int 397
MC Float 340
MC Mixed 388
56% 375 Pts
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Typical FX-8300 Builds (Compare 18,402 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 36%
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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: 77% - Very good Total price: $464

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SUCH A CRAP CPU. TOO SLOW, LOSES EVEN TO INTEL 2ND GEN


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