Average Bench: 66.5% (362nd of 1276)

Based on 6,663 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00600F20 Model: AMD FX(tm)-9370 Eight-Core Processor

The FX-9370 is the slightly lower clocked (4.4 GHz) version of AMD's flagship FX-9 range of desktop processors. The FX-9590 comes clocked at 4.7 GHz with a staggering turbo clock of 5 GHz. Comparing the 9370 and 9590 versions shows that there is only 3% between the two processors at stock clocks but when overclocked they both have an identical performance profile. Given that the 9590 costs nearly 25% more the 9370 should be the obvious choice. Both of these processors have superb multi-core performance but they both lag Intel when it comes to single and dual-core workloads. Until AMD can improve single core performance they will continue to struggle in the high end PC market. [Mar '14 CPUPro]

Poor: 58%Average: 66.5% Great: 73%
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The AMD FX-9370 averaged 33.5% 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

Avg. Memory Latency 83Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 76.5Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD FX-9370 is just 15.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD FX-9370 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 475Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 471Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,663 samples)
Min Avg Max
73.6 Memory 83 92
61.1 1-Core 76.5 86.5
117 2-Core 147 168
62.9% 102 Pts
Min Avg Max
205 4-Core 271 319
324 8-Core 471 561
46.6% 371 Pts
Min Avg Max
330 64-Core 475 563
31.9% 475 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 86
1-Core 72.5
2-Core 138
62% 98.9 Pts
4-Core 250
8-Core 341
38% 295 Pts
64-Core 424
28% 424 Pts
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.6
1-Core 75
2-Core 143
61% 98.9 Pts
4-Core 275
8-Core 429
45% 352 Pts
64-Core 457
31% 457 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.5
1-Core 60.4
2-Core 126
57% 89.9 Pts
4-Core 242
8-Core 448
43% 345 Pts
64-Core 439
30% 439 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.3
1-Core 77.5
2-Core 144
63% 101 Pts
4-Core 252
8-Core 290
36% 271 Pts
64-Core 476
32% 476 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,638,174 CPUs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $254 @ launch in Jul '13
AmazonUS $20011 months
OutletPCUS $30018 months
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Typical FX-9370 Builds (Compare 5,055 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $568

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20 days ago.

amazing processor i got as used


Excellent

5 months ago.

You can undervolt it alot at 4.4ghz no turbo. Mine ran stable 4.8ghz on all cores without any voltage increase. Didn't try any higher.


Average

6 years ago.


Terrible

3 years ago.

low perfomance for that price


Below average

5 years ago.

Come on, AMD. Where is the competition?


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