AMDYD270XBGAFBOX
AMDFD6300WMHKBOX

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.7GHz, Zen+.
Release date: Q2 2018.

6 Cores, 6 Threads @3.5GHz, Piledriver.
Release date: Q4 2012.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 180,117 user samples
65,699 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 91% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Poor: 91% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 27th / 1144
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO
114,418 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 55% Base clock 4.65 GHz
Worst Bench: 35% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 35% Great: 55%
SPEED RANK: 391st / 1144
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
100 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+117%
46 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
120 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+79%
66.9 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
466 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
+107%
225 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1304 Pts Hugely faster multi-core speed.
+323%
308 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
127 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+63%
78.1 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
494 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
+82%
272 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1392 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
+271%
375 Pts
Market Share
Based on 13,906,796 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.11 % Hugely higher market share.
+127%
0.93 %
Value
Value For Money
102 % Slightly better value.
+14%
89.1 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
113 % Much more popular.
+64%
69 %
Price
Price (score)
$280 $50 Hugely cheaper.
+82%
Age
Newest
8 Months Hugely more recent.
+89%
75 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
105 Watts 95 Watts Slightly more energy efficient.
+10%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores Much higher core count.
+33%
6 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+167%
6 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
12 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+62%
32 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.7 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+6%
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.3 GHz +5% 4.1 GHz
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
122 Pts Much faster single-core int speed.
+49%
82 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
131 Pts Much faster single-core fp speed.
+78%
73.6 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
477 Pts Much faster quad-core int speed.
+68%
284 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
514 Pts Hugely faster quad-core fp speed.
+106%
250 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
1352 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+252%
384 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
1403 Pts Hugely faster multi-core fp speed.
+323%
332 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen+ Piledriver
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4 AM3+
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None None
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The FX 6-Core, like most CPUs from AMD, delivers reasonably good server orientated multi threaded performance and consequently good processing thoughput at a reasonable price tag. Where the FX 6-Core lacks is in the area of single core performance which although not normally a major problem for server workloads, is always very relevant to desktop users. The overall performance of the FX 6-Core is comparable to Intel's five years younger Core i7-950. There are server orientated use cases where the FX 6-Core will excel thanks to its excellent overall throughput and in those instances the FX 6-Core represents good value for money. But typical desktop users will find far better value elsewhere[Sep '13 CPUPro]

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