Average Bench: 42.5% (466th of 1206)

Based on 848 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00100F43 Model: AMD Phenom(tm) II X4 975 Processor
Poor: 31%Average: 42.5% Great: 49%
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Below average average bench

The AMD Phenom II X4 975 averaged 57.4% 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 63.2Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 126Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Phenom II X4 975 is just 18.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Phenom II X4 975 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 244Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 243Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 848 samples)
Min Avg Max
43.4 1-Core 63.2 72.5
91 2-Core 126 144
44.5% 94.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
147 4-Core 241 287
167 8-Core 243 287
33.1% 242 Pts
Min Avg Max
164 64-Core 244 288
16.4% 244 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AM3, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.15 GHz
1-Core 77.4
2-Core 154
55% 116 Pts
4-Core 308
8-Core 309
42% 308 Pts
64-Core 310
21% 310 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 66.9
2-Core 133
47% 100 Pts
4-Core 268
8-Core 266
37% 267 Pts
64-Core 267
18% 267 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz
1-Core 68.8
2-Core 133
48% 101 Pts
4-Core 258
8-Core 268
36% 263 Pts
64-Core 278
19% 278 Pts
AM3, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 66
2-Core 132
46% 98.9 Pts
4-Core 254
8-Core 244
34% 249 Pts
64-Core 246
16% 246 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz
1-Core 36.7
2-Core 69.4
25% 53.1 Pts
4-Core 112
8-Core 131
16% 122 Pts
64-Core 140
9% 140 Pts
848 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,642,520 CPUs tested.

Typical Phenom II X4 975 Builds (Compare 3,137 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A99X EVO - $206

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $550

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