Average Bench: 46.6% (375th of 1137)

Based on 15,292 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00600F20 Model: AMD FX-8320E Eight-Core Processor

The FX-8320E is a Vishera eight core processor based on AMD’s Piledriver architecture. The ‘E’ in the FX-8320E denotes energy efficiency with the FX-8320E boasting a TDP of 95 Watts which is relatively low for FX processors. The FX-8320E was launched in September 2014 at the same time as the FX-8370E. Comparing the 8370E and 8320E shows that the performance profiles are similar with the 25% more expensive 8370E edging ahead, particularly on single core workloads. The 8370E is clocked slightly higher with base/turbo frequencies of 3.3/4.3 GHz versus the 8320E’s 3.2/4.0 GHz. Overall the 8320E scores a mediocre effective speed of 70. Whilst this is sufficient for the majority of desktop applications: web-surfing, word-processing and playing movies, better single-core performance is offered by any number of Intel processors. [Dec '14 CPUPro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Below average average bench

The AMD FX-8320E averaged 53.3% 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 399Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 388Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD FX-8320E is 22.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD FX-8320E performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Quad Core Floating Point Speed 208Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 342Pts
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 15,292 samples)
Min Avg Max
50.2 SC Int 69 81.5
42.8 SC Float 60.9 71.8
48.2 SC Mixed 64.7 75.7
51.9% 64.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
177 QC Int 237 310
164 QC Float 208 267
171 QC Mixed 226 285
50.7% 223 Pts
Min Avg Max
302 MC Int 399 506
256 MC Float 342 436
294 MC Mixed 388 500
56.6% 376 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 80.2
SC Float 70.5
SC Mixed 75.6
60% 75.4 Pts
QC Int 297
QC Float 268
QC Mixed 277
64% 281 Pts
MC Int 503
MC Float 430
MC Mixed 499
72% 477 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
SC Int 67.8
SC Float 60.8
SC Mixed 63.7
51% 64.1 Pts
QC Int 230
QC Float 202
QC Mixed 220
49% 217 Pts
MC Int 383
MC Float 330
MC Mixed 372
54% 362 Pts
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 64.9
SC Float 59.5
SC Mixed 62.5
50% 62.3 Pts
QC Int 223
QC Float 200
QC Mixed 215
48% 213 Pts
MC Int 370
MC Float 321
MC Mixed 368
53% 353 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 63
SC Float 59.7
SC Mixed 60.2
49% 61 Pts
QC Int 219
QC Float 211
QC Mixed 200
48% 210 Pts
MC Int 313
MC Float 328
MC Mixed 340
49% 327 Pts
15,292 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 12,131,818 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $120 @ launch in Sep '14
AmazonUS $3239 mins
EbayUS $3830 mins
NeweggUS $1192 months
Send price feedback
Typical FX-8320E Builds (Compare 15,881 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $462

Popular FX-8320E compatible motherboards:

How Fast Is Your CPU? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build.
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.
Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) November 2018 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical consumers. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating which is geared towards gamers. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

 Comments

AMD FX 8-Core Black Edition FX-8320E...

Added 3 years ago.

Good (edit your comment) Add link

1 month ago.

I like the rendering performance and gaming performance for a relatively low price!


Good

9 months ago.

I have that one and with enabled turbo core you can even run far cry 4 on high settings in fullhd .


Poor

6 months ago.

VERY VERY SLOW! LAGS IN ALL GAMES EVEN SIMS 4.. CAUSED ME NOTHING BUT STRESS, THEY SHOULD ALL BE BURNED NO ONE SHOULD EVER HAVE TO USE THIS CPU :(


Excellent

4 months ago.

Es un buen procesador por el costo que tiene. El rendimiento multicore en W10 es superior a otros procesarores muchos más costosos.


Poor

3 years ago.


Terrible

13 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Poor

6 months ago.

Not worth it in 2018. can barely keep up.


Your
opinion?
1137 Processors (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different CPUs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $359Nvidia GTX 1070 $330Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $85
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $130Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $243Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $103
Intel Core i5-8600K $237Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $770Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $130SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback