Average Bench: 14.7% (1369th of 1369)

Based on 1,135 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00100F22 Model: AMD Phenom(tm) 9500 Quad-Core Processor
Poor: 10%Average: 14.7% Great: 25%
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop 16%
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

Terrible average bench

The AMD Phenom 9500 averaged 85.3% 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.


Avg. Quad Core Speed 119Pts
Avg. Dual Core Speed 62.7Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Phenom 9500 is just 15.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Phenom 9500 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Multi Core Speed 121Pts
Avg. Memory Latency 8.6Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 1,135 samples)
Min Avg Max
1.28 Memory 8.6 30.1
26.5 1-Core 31.5 33.3
51.4 2-Core 62.7 67.2
17.1% 34.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
88.3 4-Core 119 132
91.7 8-Core 121 132
16% 120 Pts
Min Avg Max
99.1 64-Core 121 131
7.5% 121 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 2.74
1-Core 31.8
2-Core 66
16% 33.5 Pts
4-Core 111
8-Core 121
15% 116 Pts
64-Core 121
8% 121 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 4.35
1-Core 31.8
2-Core 64.5
16% 33.6 Pts
4-Core 99
8-Core 94.2
13% 96.6 Pts
64-Core 110
7% 110 Pts
1,135 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 56,938,305 CPUs tested.

Typical Phenom 9500 Builds (Compare 6 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop 16%
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk

System: HP Compaq dx2450 Microtower PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 1% - Terrible Total price: $242

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11 days ago.

its a really good cpu! runs about 300-1000 fps on every game


23 months ago.

best processor ever i get 1 fps


5 years ago.

10 years old cpu working perfectly and a greate performance


11 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.


18 months ago.

its the best cpu in the world


2 years ago.

#1 Meme Cpu! 10000+ fps!


2 years ago.

even a 3090 bottlenecks this CPU!


2 years 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


22 months ago.

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


20 months ago.

Gets 6 FPS in file explorer


13 months ago.

it's not the worst cpu here, and it is?! the worst cpu here is the atom z270, not this!


2 years ago.

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


23 months ago.


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