Average Bench: 55.6% (678th of 1452)

Based on 4,257 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00600F12 Model: AMD FX(tm)-4170 Quad-Core Processor
Poor: 42%Average: 55.6% Great: 63%
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core averaged 44.4% 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 Speed 64.7Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core is 20.7%. 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 Speed 191Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 189Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,257 samples)
Min Avg Max
64.4 Memory 79.6 89.8
37.7 1-Core 64.7 77.7
67.2 2-Core 117 143
54.4% 87 Pts
Min Avg Max
91.2 4-Core 185 230
104 8-Core 189 230
24.9% 187 Pts
Min Avg Max
103 64-Core 191 232
11.8% 191 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.6
1-Core 70.2
2-Core 131
60% 95.9 Pts
4-Core 195
8-Core 199
26% 197 Pts
64-Core 196
12% 196 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.2
1-Core 68.1
2-Core 122
55% 89.5 Pts
4-Core 181
8-Core 176
24% 178 Pts
64-Core 109
7% 109 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.3
1-Core 64.4
2-Core 111
52% 83 Pts
4-Core 177
8-Core 181
24% 179 Pts
64-Core 160
10% 160 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.9
1-Core 59.6
2-Core 113
51% 82.4 Pts
4-Core 121
8-Core 142
17% 131 Pts
64-Core 103
6% 103 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 54.7
1-Core 71.2
2-Core 117
48% 80.8 Pts
4-Core 200
8-Core 178
26% 189 Pts
64-Core 196
12% 196 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.6 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.5
1-Core 49.4
2-Core 77.1
44% 66.3 Pts
4-Core 81.9
8-Core 90.3
11% 86.1 Pts
64-Core 118
7% 118 Pts
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Typical FX-4170 Quad-Core Builds (Compare 1,874 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 - $53

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $162

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