AMD100-100000025BOX
AMDYD270XBGAFBOX

8 Cores, 16 Threads @3.9GHz, Zen2.
Release date: Q3 2019.

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Real World Speed
Performance profile from 223,799 user samples
14,242 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 99% Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 87% Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
Poor: 87% Great: 99%
SPEED RANK: 11th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 95%
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Desktop
Desktop 95%
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Workstation
Workstation 95%
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209,557 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 87% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 73% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 0.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 73% Great: 87%
SPEED RANK: 58th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 82%
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 83%
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Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
94.9 % Faster effective speed.
+16%
81.7 %
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
139 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+17%
119 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
275 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+18%
234 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
531 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+15%
460 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
968 Pts Slightly faster octa-core speed.
+14%
852 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
145 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+15%
126 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
287 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+15%
249 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
560 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+14%
492 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
1078 Pts Slightly faster OC octa-core speed.
+12%
960 Pts
Market Share
Based on 22,641,976 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.02 % 2.71 % Hugely higher market share.
+166%
Value
Value For Money
87.1 % 90 % +3%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
103 % 117 % Slightly more popular.
+14%
Price
Price (score)
$380 $195 Much cheaper.
+49%
Age
Newest
5 Months Much more recent.
+74%
19 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
105 Watts 105 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
8 cores 8 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads 16 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
7 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+42%
12 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.9 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+5%
3.7 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.5 GHz +5% 4.3 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
1545 Pts Slightly faster OC 64-core speed.
+12%
1381 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
1469 Pts Slightly faster 64-core speed.
+15%
1282 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Zen2 Zen+
Socket
Motherboard Socket
AM4 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None None
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