Average Bench: 48.2% (801st of 1316)

Based on 3,984 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00100F43 Model: AMD Phenom(tm) II X2 555 Processor
Poor: 35%Average: 48.2% Great: 55%
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Below average average bench

The AMD Phenom II X2 555 averaged 51.8% 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 78.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 54.8Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Phenom II X2 555 is just 19.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Phenom II X2 555 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 107Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 107Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,984 samples)
Min Avg Max
53.9 Memory 78.8 89.8
35 1-Core 54.8 65.8
51.5 2-Core 102 130
51.2% 78.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
59 4-Core 105 130
65.5 8-Core 107 130
14.4% 106 Pts
Min Avg Max
63.7 64-Core 107 130
7.2% 107 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Memory 89
1-Core 62.1
2-Core 124
59% 91.8 Pts
4-Core 124
8-Core 124
17% 124 Pts
64-Core 125
8% 125 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Memory 87.1
1-Core 58.6
2-Core 112
56% 86 Pts
4-Core 113
8-Core 118
16% 116 Pts
64-Core 119
8% 119 Pts
AM3, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Memory 87.5
1-Core 56.9
2-Core 110
56% 84.9 Pts
4-Core 111
8-Core 91.7
14% 102 Pts
64-Core 111
8% 111 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.7
1-Core 59.6
2-Core 119
56% 87.9 Pts
4-Core 116
8-Core 120
16% 118 Pts
64-Core 118
8% 118 Pts
AM3, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.4
1-Core 59.1
2-Core 116
55% 86.1 Pts
4-Core 117
8-Core 116
16% 117 Pts
64-Core 117
8% 117 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.1
1-Core 58.6
2-Core 117
54% 84.6 Pts
4-Core 117
8-Core 116
16% 116 Pts
64-Core 117
8% 117 Pts
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.4
1-Core 59
2-Core 117
53% 84.3 Pts
4-Core 116
8-Core 117
16% 117 Pts
64-Core 115
8% 115 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 77
1-Core 55.9
2-Core 116
52% 83.1 Pts
4-Core 115
8-Core 118
16% 116 Pts
64-Core 116
8% 116 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,178,242 CPUs tested.

Typical Phenom II X2 555 Builds (Compare 1,067 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-M68MT-S2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 11% - Very poor Total price: $30

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 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Excellent

11 months ago.

555 black is same unit as higher rated multi cores and is actually x4 core just has 2 cores locked. unlock them and it performs same as 955...


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