Average Bench: 41.4% (474th of 1137)

Based on 16,831 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: 30%Average: 41.4% Great: 50%
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Below average average bench

The AMD FX-6100 averaged 58.5% 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 62.1Pts
Quad Core Integer Speed 207Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD FX-6100 is 20.1%. 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 247Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 279Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 16,831 samples)
Min Avg Max
39.6 SC Int 62.1 74
37.5 SC Float 57.9 68.2
41.7 SC Mixed 60 71
48% 60 Pts
Min Avg Max
131 QC Int 207 255
131 QC Float 188 231
135 QC Mixed 203 251
45.2% 199 Pts
Min Avg Max
178 MC Int 282 340
167 MC Float 247 301
178 MC Mixed 279 336
40.5% 269 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
SC Int 68.4
SC Float 64.8
SC Mixed 65.9
53% 66.4 Pts
QC Int 256
QC Float 229
QC Mixed 250
56% 245 Pts
MC Int 343
MC Float 298
MC Mixed 342
49% 328 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
SC Int 72.2
SC Float 66.6
SC Mixed 69.7
56% 69.5 Pts
QC Int 226
QC Float 201
QC Mixed 219
49% 215 Pts
MC Int 294
MC Float 251
MC Mixed 292
42% 279 Pts
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
SC Int 71.5
SC Float 67.4
SC Mixed 69.7
56% 69.5 Pts
QC Int 219
QC Float 188
QC Mixed 218
47% 208 Pts
MC Int 303
MC Float 263
MC Mixed 294
43% 287 Pts
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.55 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 62.5
SC Float 59.8
SC Mixed 62
49% 61.4 Pts
QC Int 226
QC Float 198
QC Mixed 215
48% 213 Pts
MC Int 307
MC Float 273
MC Mixed 302
44% 294 Pts
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
SC Int 66.5
SC Float 61.6
SC Mixed 63.3
51% 63.8 Pts
QC Int 213
QC Float 190
QC Mixed 186
45% 197 Pts
MC Int 293
MC Float 252
MC Mixed 292
42% 279 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 12,174,187 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $129 @ launch in Oct '11
AmazonUS $549 months
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Typical FX-6100 Builds (Compare 11,081 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 31%
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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: 64% - Good Total price: $327

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Excellent

4 months ago.

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


Terrible

4 years ago.


Terrible

13 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Very good

2 years ago.

Процессор хороший!


Excellent

14 months ago.

Epically powerful for how old it is. :D


Very good

3 years ago.

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


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