Average Bench: 53% (664th of 1316)

Based on 3,204 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00100F42 Model: AMD Phenom(tm) II X4 940 Processor
Poor: 35%Average: 53% Great: 60%
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The AMD Phenom II X4 940 averaged 46.9% 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.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 72.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 53.3Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Phenom II X4 940 is 24.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Phenom II X4 940 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 201Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 200Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,204 samples)
Min Avg Max
49.8 Memory 72.2 81.7
40.2 1-Core 53.3 59.5
74.4 2-Core 105 118
49% 76.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
97.7 4-Core 198 233
101 8-Core 200 233
27.1% 199 Pts
Min Avg Max
96.9 64-Core 201 235
13.5% 201 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 3 GHz
Memory 81.9
1-Core 55.7
2-Core 112
54% 83.1 Pts
4-Core 219
8-Core 227
30% 223 Pts
64-Core 224
15% 224 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
Memory 77.3
1-Core 55
2-Core 111
52% 81.1 Pts
4-Core 222
8-Core 221
30% 221 Pts
64-Core 222
15% 222 Pts
AM2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 77
1-Core 55.6
2-Core 111
52% 81.2 Pts
4-Core 222
8-Core 220
30% 221 Pts
64-Core 221
15% 221 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.7
1-Core 54.8
2-Core 108
51% 79.7 Pts
4-Core 207
8-Core 210
28% 209 Pts
64-Core 210
14% 210 Pts
AM2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.6
1-Core 54.9
2-Core 111
50% 79.4 Pts
4-Core 215
8-Core 211
29% 213 Pts
64-Core 216
14% 216 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 69.5
1-Core 60
2-Core 120
51% 83.2 Pts
4-Core 227
8-Core 224
31% 225 Pts
64-Core 226
15% 226 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 66.8
1-Core 56
2-Core 111
48% 78 Pts
4-Core 222
8-Core 221
30% 222 Pts
64-Core 220
15% 220 Pts
AM2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.7
1-Core 51.9
2-Core 107
49% 77.1 Pts
4-Core 161
8-Core 192
24% 176 Pts
64-Core 206
14% 206 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,607,261 CPUs tested.

Typical Phenom II X4 940 Builds (Compare 535 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-MA770-UD3

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