Average Bench: 14.7% (1439th of 1439)

Based on 1,146 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00100F22 Model: AMD Phenom(tm) 9500 Quad-Core Processor
Poor: 10%Average: 14.7% Great: 25%
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 16%
Surfboard
Workstation
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.

Strengths

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.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Speed 121Pts
Avg. Memory Latency 8.56Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,146 samples)
Min Avg Max
1.3 Memory 8.56 30.1
26.5 1-Core 31.5 33.3
51.5 2-Core 62.7 67.2
17.1% 34.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
88.5 4-Core 119 132
91.7 8-Core 120 132
15.9% 120 Pts
Min Avg Max
99.2 64-Core 121 131
7.5% 121 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
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 3.6
1-Core 32.8
2-Core 64.1
16% 33.5 Pts
4-Core 96.3
8-Core 99.5
13% 97.9 Pts
64-Core 97.2
6% 97.2 Pts
Socket AM2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 2.45
1-Core 32.4
2-Core 65.5
16% 33.4 Pts
4-Core 102
8-Core 106
14% 104 Pts
64-Core 105
6% 105 Pts
Socket AM2 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 1.5
1-Core 30.9
2-Core 65.9
15% 32.8 Pts
4-Core 91.2
8-Core 98.5
12% 94.8 Pts
64-Core 114
7% 114 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 67,306,787 CPUs tested

Typical Phenom 9500 Builds (Compare 9 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 3%
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Desktop
Desktop 16%
Surfboard
Workstation
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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Poor

11 days ago.

I think I could run notepad with this…


Excellent

3 years ago.

best processor ever i get 1 fps


Excellent

6 years ago.

10 years old cpu working perfectly and a greate performance


Terrible

1 month 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.


Good

6 months ago.

i don't understand how could this cpu run the test


Excellent

2 years ago.

its the best cpu in the world


Excellent

3 years ago.

#1 Meme Cpu! 10000+ fps!


Excellent

3 years ago.

even a 3090 bottlenecks this CPU!


Excellent

3 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


Poor

3 years ago.

słabiutki


Terrible

3 years ago.

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


Terrible

2 years ago.

Gets 6 FPS in file explorer


Terrible

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

3 years ago.

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


Excellent

1 month ago.

cutting-edge pinnacle technology of the pc world


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