Average Bench: 34.4% (524th of 1182)

Based on 9,186 user benchmarks.  Devices: 178BFBFF00610F01, Model: AMD A8-5600K APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
Poor: 22%Average: 34.4% Great: 40%
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The AMD A8-5600K APU averaged 65.6% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 63.4Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 119Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD A8-5600K APU is just 18.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD A8-5600K APU performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 205Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 204Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,186 samples)
Min Avg Max
36.7 1-Core 63.4 74.4
73.2 2-Core 119 141
43.2% 91 Pts
Min Avg Max
114 4-Core 200 239
129 8-Core 204 241
27.5% 202 Pts
Min Avg Max
132 64-Core 205 240
13.8% 205 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 72.4
2-Core 137
50% 105 Pts
4-Core 227
8-Core 236
32% 232 Pts
64-Core 223
15% 223 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 70.3
2-Core 130
48% 100 Pts
4-Core 225
8-Core 228
31% 227 Pts
64-Core 221
15% 221 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 68
2-Core 124
46% 96.2 Pts
4-Core 197
8-Core 231
29% 214 Pts
64-Core 216
14% 216 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 60.8
2-Core 117
42% 88.8 Pts
4-Core 194
8-Core 193
26% 193 Pts
64-Core 188
13% 188 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 63.4
2-Core 115
43% 89.2 Pts
4-Core 174
8-Core 202
25% 188 Pts
64-Core 216
14% 216 Pts
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Typical A8-5600K APU Builds (Compare 915 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-F2A75M-D3H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 21% - Poor Total price: $499

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9 months ago.

it's slow and bottlenecks everything


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8 months ago.

best apu u can get if ur poor


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