Intel
AMDFD8350FRHKBOX

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.8 GHz, Sandy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q1 2014.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 335,593 user samples
2,535 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 73% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 56% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Poor: 56% Great: 73%
SPEED RANK: 371st / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
333,058 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 73% Base clock 4.65 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 58% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 58% Great: 73%
SPEED RANK: 390th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
67.5 % +2% 66.2 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
87.6 Pts Slightly lower memory latency.
+6%
82.6 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
86.6 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+17%
74.2 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
162 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+13%
143 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
260 Pts 269 Pts +3%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
365 Pts 461 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+26%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
92.8 Pts +1% 91.5 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
98.9 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+21%
82 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
192 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+19%
161 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
303 Pts 306 Pts +1%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
393 Pts 529 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+35%
Market Share
Based on 46,607,605 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.42 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
Value
Value For Money
66.1 % 81.6 % Better value.
+23%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 57 % More popular.
+14%
Price
Price (score)
$300 $130 Much cheaper.
+57%
Age
Newest
90+ Months More recent.
+16%
107 Months
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
396 Pts 533 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+35%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
370 Pts 466 Pts Faster 64-core speed.
+26%
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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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