Average Bench: 35.8% (607th of 1206)

Based on 12,288 user benchmarks.  Devices: 178BFBFF00100F53, , 178BFBFF00100FA0 Model: AMD Athlon(tm) II X4 640 Processor
Poor: 27%Average: 35.8% Great: 40%
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The AMD Athlon II X4 640 averaged 64.2% 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 53.8Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 107Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Athlon II X4 640 is just 13.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Athlon II X4 640 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 207Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 205Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,288 samples)
Min Avg Max
45.8 1-Core 53.8 59.7
84.8 2-Core 107 119
37.8% 80.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
132 4-Core 202 229
145 8-Core 205 233
27.8% 203 Pts
Min Avg Max
152 64-Core 207 231
13.9% 207 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AM2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 58.3
2-Core 118
41% 87.9 Pts
4-Core 234
8-Core 235
32% 234 Pts
64-Core 232
16% 232 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
1-Core 55.1
2-Core 111
39% 82.9 Pts
4-Core 220
8-Core 220
30% 220 Pts
64-Core 220
15% 220 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 55.9
2-Core 111
39% 83.7 Pts
4-Core 216
8-Core 219
30% 218 Pts
64-Core 220
15% 220 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 54.3
2-Core 110
38% 81.9 Pts
4-Core 219
8-Core 217
30% 218 Pts
64-Core 221
15% 221 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 54.8
2-Core 108
38% 81.4 Pts
4-Core 206
8-Core 214
28% 210 Pts
64-Core 214
14% 214 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 52.3
2-Core 102
36% 77.3 Pts
4-Core 189
8-Core 190
26% 190 Pts
64-Core 190
13% 190 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 55.3
2-Core 111
39% 82.9 Pts
4-Core 169
8-Core 217
25% 193 Pts
64-Core 190
13% 190 Pts
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Gaming
Gaming 11%
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Desktop
Desktop 35%
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Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asrock N68C-S UCC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 38% - Below average Total price: $230

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Excellent

18 months ago.

Budget higher-end I bought back in ~2010, still used in the family PC to this day.


Average

18 months ago.

Considering how old it is, it works well even with a GTX 1050


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