Average Bench: 17% (1314th of 1314)

Based on 1,085 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00100F22 Model: AMD Phenom(tm) 9500 Quad-Core Processor
Poor: 12%Average: 17% Great: 28%
Gaming 17%
Desktop 18%
Workstation 15%
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Terrible average bench

The AMD Phenom 9500 averaged 82.9% 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 76.9Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Phenom 9500 is just 16.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Phenom 9500 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Memory Latency 8.4Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 150Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 1,085 samples)
Min Avg Max
1.34 Memory 8.4 30.5
33.4 1-Core 38.5 41.1
66.9 2-Core 76.9 81.6
20.9% 41.3 Pts
Min Avg Max
107 4-Core 146 160
114 8-Core 149 162
20.1% 147 Pts
Min Avg Max
121 64-Core 150 163
10.1% 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 5.73
1-Core 40.2
2-Core 80.2
21% 42 Pts
4-Core 157
8-Core 158
22% 157 Pts
64-Core 144
10% 144 Pts
Socket AM2 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 3.99
1-Core 38.5
2-Core 78.4
20% 40.3 Pts
4-Core 156
8-Core 160
22% 158 Pts
64-Core 156
10% 156 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 2.66
1-Core 38.9
2-Core 78.8
19% 40.1 Pts
4-Core 116
8-Core 155
18% 136 Pts
64-Core 159
11% 159 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 43,087,262 CPUs tested.

Typical Phenom 9500 Builds (Compare 110 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: 11% - Very poor Total price: $29

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4 months ago.

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


5 months ago.

best processor ever i get 1 fps


3 years ago.

10 years old cpu working perfectly and a greate performance


3 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.

If you pair this with the right GPU, you can run Crysis at the highest settings in 1000+ FPS.


1 day ago.

its the best cpu in the world


8 months ago.

#1 Meme Cpu! 10000+ fps!


7 months ago.

even a 3090 bottlenecks this CPU!


8 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


1 month ago.

Gets 6 FPS in file explorer


7 months ago.

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


4 months ago.

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


4 months ago.


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