Average Bench: 17% (1316th of 1316)

Based on 1,081 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00100F22 Model: AMD Phenom(tm) 9500 Quad-Core Processor
Poor: 12%Average: 17% Great: 28%
Gaming 17%
Desktop 18%
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk

Terrible average bench

The AMD Phenom 9500 averaged 83.0% 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.


Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 38.5Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 76.8Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Phenom 9500 is just 16%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Phenom 9500 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Memory Latency 8.42Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 150Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 1,081 samples)
Min Avg Max
1.27 Memory 8.42 30.5
33.2 1-Core 38.5 41
66.9 2-Core 76.8 81.5
20.9% 41.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
106 4-Core 146 160
114 8-Core 148 162
20.1% 147 Pts
Min Avg Max
119 64-Core 150 162
10% 150 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket AM2 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 2.94
1-Core 37.9
2-Core 78
19% 39.6 Pts
4-Core 156
8-Core 156
21% 156 Pts
64-Core 157
11% 157 Pts
Socket AM2 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 4.46
1-Core 39
2-Core 73.9
19% 39.1 Pts
4-Core 136
8-Core 159
20% 148 Pts
64-Core 157
10% 157 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.65 GHz
Memory 2.21
1-Core 39.9
2-Core 77.6
19% 39.9 Pts
4-Core 128
8-Core 134
18% 131 Pts
64-Core 155
10% 155 Pts
Socket AM2 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz
Memory 3.24
1-Core 36.2
2-Core 56.8
16% 32.1 Pts
4-Core 81.7
8-Core 108
12% 95.1 Pts
64-Core 88.9
6% 88.9 Pts
1,081 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,908,624 CPUs tested.

Typical Phenom 9500 Builds (Compare 112 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 4%
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Desktop 21%
Workstation 4%
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Motherboard: Asus M3A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 9% - Terrible Total price: $36

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6 months ago.

Omfg bought this cpu it run chrome at over 0.1 FPS!!!!!!!!!!


7 months ago.

best processor ever i get 1 fps


1 month ago.

it is nearly faster than a quadro 8000


3 years ago.

10 years old cpu working perfectly and a greate performance


5 months ago.

The absolute best CPU in the history of everything. It provides a amazing 3 fps in Half Life 2, a game known for it's awesome graphics that are very hard to run on even the modern i9 10900k.


2 months ago.

its the best cpu in the world


10 months ago.

#1 Meme Cpu! 10000+ fps!


9 months ago.

even a 3090 bottlenecks this CPU!


11 months ago.

Pair this with https://gpu.userbenchmark.com/SpeedTest/10312/NVIDIA-GeForce-7150M--nForce-630M#Comments and you will have the best ever computer in all of history


4 months ago.

Gets 6 FPS in file explorer


9 months ago.

Unmatched, a true contestant to the definition of PC-Gaming.


6 months ago.

Terrible performance. Don't buy it just because it is cheap, especially from second-hand devices.


6 months ago.


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