Average Bench: 58.7% (573rd of 1355)

Based on 4,255 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00600F12 Model: AMD FX(tm)-4170 Quad-Core Processor
Poor: 42%Average: 58.7% Great: 67%
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core averaged 41.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 79.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 68.8Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core is 24.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 226Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 225Pts
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 4,255 samples)
Min Avg Max
62.9 Memory 79.6 89.8
42.3 1-Core 68.8 81.5
71.1 2-Core 128 153
57.7% 92 Pts
Min Avg Max
116 4-Core 220 270
118 8-Core 225 271
30.4% 223 Pts
Min Avg Max
125 64-Core 226 269
15.2% 226 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.7
1-Core 83
2-Core 157
65% 107 Pts
4-Core 286
8-Core 283
39% 285 Pts
64-Core 286
19% 286 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.7
1-Core 78.8
2-Core 153
65% 105 Pts
4-Core 254
8-Core 262
35% 258 Pts
64-Core 259
17% 259 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.9
1-Core 81.4
2-Core 151
64% 105 Pts
4-Core 254
8-Core 256
35% 255 Pts
64-Core 254
17% 254 Pts
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.4
1-Core 47.4
2-Core 144
55% 90.8 Pts
4-Core 246
8-Core 253
34% 249 Pts
64-Core 257
17% 257 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.25 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.4
1-Core 76.1
2-Core 147
61% 101 Pts
4-Core 262
8-Core 253
35% 257 Pts
64-Core 253
17% 253 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.3
1-Core 77.2
2-Core 142
61% 99.3 Pts
4-Core 259
8-Core 261
36% 260 Pts
64-Core 264
18% 264 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 55.2
1-Core 54.2
2-Core 74.7
40% 61.4 Pts
4-Core 152
8-Core 146
20% 148 Pts
64-Core 170
11% 170 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.1
1-Core 39.2
2-Core 89.7
40% 63.3 Pts
4-Core 111
8-Core 124
16% 118 Pts
64-Core 96.9
6% 96.9 Pts
4,255 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 53,547,807 CPUs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $812 years
Send price feedback
Typical FX-4170 Quad-Core Builds (Compare 6,854 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $230

Popular FX-4170 Quad-Core compatible motherboards:

How Fast Is Your CPU? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - SkillBench (space shooter) tests user input accuracy.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build.
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware.
Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) June 2022 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical users. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

 Comments

1355 Processors (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different CPUs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-12600K $280Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-12400F $170Nvidia RTX 3050 $250Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $111
Intel Core i7-12700K $380Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $31Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $68SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $71G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $470SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback