Average Bench: 59.2% (492nd of 1276)

Based on 4,086 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00600F12 Model: AMD FX(tm)-4170 Quad-Core Processor
Poor: 46%Average: 59.2% Great: 66%
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core averaged 40.8% 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 80.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 68.2Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core is 20%. 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 222Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 221Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,086 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.4 Memory 80.9 90.2
42.8 1-Core 68.2 78.6
83.1 2-Core 128 150
58% 92.3 Pts
Min Avg Max
119 4-Core 218 257
128 8-Core 221 256
30% 219 Pts
Min Avg Max
130 64-Core 222 258
14.9% 222 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 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.3
1-Core 70.8
2-Core 152
63% 103 Pts
4-Core 243
8-Core 237
33% 240 Pts
64-Core 240
16% 240 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.4
1-Core 76.2
2-Core 141
61% 99.3 Pts
4-Core 234
8-Core 247
33% 241 Pts
64-Core 245
16% 245 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.2
1-Core 73.3
2-Core 134
58% 94.3 Pts
4-Core 255
8-Core 248
34% 251 Pts
64-Core 257
17% 257 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.1
1-Core 57.1
2-Core 102
53% 80.9 Pts
4-Core 194
8-Core 193
26% 194 Pts
64-Core 195
13% 195 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,914,088 CPUs tested.

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AmazonUS $8110 months
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Typical FX-4170 Quad-Core Builds (Compare 4,199 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 - $117

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $380

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