AMDFD4300WMHKBOX
AMD

4 Cores, 4 Threads @3.8GHz, Piledriver.
Release date: Q4 2012.

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Real World Speed
Performance profile from 41,466 user samples
40,759 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 66% Base clock 4.8 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 44% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Poor: 44% Great: 66%
SPEED RANK: 496th / 1244
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
707 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 48% Base clock 2.5 GHz
Worst Bench: 16% Base clock 1.8 GHz
Poor: 16% Great: 48%
SPEED RANK: 1119th / 1244
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
58.5 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+81%
32.2 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
81.6 Pts Much lower memory latency.
+36%
59.8 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
65.6 Pts Hugely faster single-core speed.
+129%
28.6 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
123 Pts Hugely faster dual-core speed.
+321%
29.2 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
207 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
+585%
30.2 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
210 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+582%
30.8 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
91.8 Pts 92.5 Pts +1%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
77.4 Pts Hugely faster OC single-core speed.
+103%
38.1 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
144 Pts Hugely faster OC dual-core speed.
+279%
38 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
250 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
+561%
37.8 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
252 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+553%
38.6 Pts
Market Share
Based on 29,083,086 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.15 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
0 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
59 % More popular.
+18%
50 %
Age
Newest
92 Months 76+ Months More recent.
+17%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
252 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+548%
38.9 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
210 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+556%
32 Pts
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The AMD FX-4300 is a budget quad-core processor which unlike its predecessor, the Bulldozer FX-4100, is based on the Piledriver micro-architecture which was released in Q4 of 2012. Its base clock speed of 3.8 GHz boosts to 4.0 GHz in turbo mode and with appropriate cooling can be overclocked to speeds of over 4.5 GHz. Even though these numbers are impressive, the real world effective speed is only 66. This is ok for general computing and even gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. The user experience will, however, be noticeably snappier with a CPU that has better single-core performance. Whilst the FX-4300 is cheap, it’s not so differently priced from the hexa core FX-6300 which offers significantly improved multi-core performance. [Nov '14 CPUPro]

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