Average Bench: 51.8% (667th of 1241)

Based on 12,478 user benchmarks.  Devices: 178BFBFF00100F53, , 178BFBFF00100FA0 Model: AMD Athlon(tm) II X4 640 Processor
Poor: 39%Average: 51.8% Great: 60%
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The AMD Athlon II X4 640 averaged 48.2% 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. Memory Latency 70.4Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 53Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Athlon II X4 640 is 21%. 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 200Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 198Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,478 samples)
Min Avg Max
53.1 Memory 70.4 82.1
41.5 1-Core 53 60.1
76.4 2-Core 105 120
48.3% 76.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
112 4-Core 193 232
131 8-Core 198 235
26.6% 196 Pts
Min Avg Max
127 64-Core 200 230
13.4% 200 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.3
1-Core 55.9
2-Core 112
52% 81.2 Pts
4-Core 222
8-Core 222
30% 222 Pts
64-Core 216
14% 216 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
Memory 75
1-Core 55.4
2-Core 97.9
50% 76.1 Pts
4-Core 217
8-Core 209
29% 213 Pts
64-Core 222
15% 222 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
Memory 76.5
1-Core 55.5
2-Core 111
52% 81 Pts
4-Core 193
8-Core 203
27% 198 Pts
64-Core 211
14% 211 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 72
1-Core 54.9
2-Core 111
50% 79.2 Pts
4-Core 217
8-Core 215
30% 216 Pts
64-Core 220
15% 220 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
Memory 70.1
1-Core 54.7
2-Core 112
49% 78.8 Pts
4-Core 220
8-Core 222
30% 221 Pts
64-Core 221
15% 221 Pts
AM3, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
Memory 74.9
1-Core 52
2-Core 121
51% 82.6 Pts
4-Core 192
8-Core 201
27% 196 Pts
64-Core 231
16% 231 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.9
1-Core 54.4
2-Core 108
49% 77.8 Pts
4-Core 211
8-Core 213
29% 212 Pts
64-Core 215
14% 215 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.6
1-Core 50.8
2-Core 88.4
44% 67.9 Pts
4-Core 182
8-Core 167
24% 174 Pts
64-Core 201
14% 201 Pts
AM3, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 59.4
1-Core 44.8
2-Core 107
43% 70.3 Pts
4-Core 163
8-Core 201
24% 182 Pts
64-Core 193
13% 193 Pts
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Gaming
Gaming 11%
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Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 20%
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Motherboard: Asrock N68C-S UCC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $230

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Excellent

22 months ago.

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


Average

22 months ago.

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


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