AMDFD8370FRHKBOX
AMDFD8350FRHKBOX

8 Cores, 8 Threads @4.0GHz, Piledriver.
Release date: Q3 2014.

8 Cores, 8 Threads @4.0GHz, Piledriver.
Release date: Q4 2012.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 352,403 user samples
28,139 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Base clock 4.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 58% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Poor: 58% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 400th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
324,264 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Base clock 4.7 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 53% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Poor: 53% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 410th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
65.9 % +1% 65.5 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
82.4 Pts +0% 82.2 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
74.3 Pts +2% 72.6 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
143 Pts +1% 141 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
267 Pts +1% 264 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
457 Pts +0% 455 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
91.4 Pts 91.8 Pts +0%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
81.9 Pts +1% 80.9 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
160 Pts +1% 158 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
305 Pts +1% 302 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
525 Pts 526 Pts +0%
Market Share
Based on 44,986,927 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.04 % 0.45 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,025%
Value
Value For Money
73.2 % 80.8 % Better value.
+10%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
56 % 57 % +2%
Price
Price (score)
$190 $130 Much cheaper.
+32%
Age
Newest
82 Months More recent.
+22%
105 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
125 Watts 125 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores 8 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
8 threads 8 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
32 nm 32 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
4 GHz 4 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.3 GHz +2% 4.2 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
530 Pts +0% 528 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
464 Pts +1% 460 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Piledriver Piledriver
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM3+ AM3+
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None None
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The FX-8370 is a top of the range black edition Vishera eight core processor based on AMD’s Piledriver architecture. It was launched in September 2014 and is both cheaper and faster than the FX-8350. The FX range offers high performance and this particular processor holds a world record for reaching an incredible 8.7 GHz when overclocked under lab conditions. For typical users however, the FX-8370 runs at 4.0/4.3 GHz (base/turbo) and typically hits 5.0 GHz when overclocked. Its effective speed is 83 which is currently only exceeded by AMD's 20% more expensive FX-9590 (scoring 85), making it relatively good value for money. Eight cores aren’t necessary for most applications, but things are changing and if you heavily rely on multi-threaded applications then the FX-8370 may be a good choice. [Dec '14 CPUPro]

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In terms of raw single-core performance the flagship AMD FX-8350 is lagging behind intel's processor line-up by over two generations. The PassMark Single Thread scores for the i5-2500K vs the FX-8350 are 1863 to 1520 which shows that in terms of raw per-core processing the FX-8350 is lagging the two year old i5 by 23%. Where the AMD FX makes up is on multi-core performance, with a score of 9156 vs 6745, the AMD leads the Intel 2500K by 36% making it the far more capable multi-threaded server orientated performer. The 8350 is also cheaper but significantly more power hungry which counts strongly against it as a server proposition. The FX-8350 could be a good fit for specific server use cases but for general consumer use, which is single and dual core intensive, Intel's two year old i5-2500K delivers better performance. [May '13 CPUPro]

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