Average Bench: 11.9% (986th of 1182)

Based on 2,300 user benchmarks.  Devices: 178BFBFF00040FB2, 178BFBFF00020FB1, 178BFBFF00020F32, 178BFBFF00060FB2, 178BFBFF00060FB1 Model: AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 4200+
Poor: 8%Average: 11.9% Great: 14%
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 21%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Terrible average bench

The AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4200+ averaged 88.0% 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 35.2Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 66.2Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4200+ is just 5.5%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4200+ performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 70Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 69Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,300 samples)
Min Avg Max
21.6 1-Core 35.2 39.1
38.2 2-Core 66.2 77.3
24.1% 50.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
40.8 4-Core 67 77.3
48.2 8-Core 69 77.8
9.25% 68 Pts
Min Avg Max
51.4 64-Core 70 78.2
4.7% 70 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AM2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz
1-Core 38.3
2-Core 77.3
27% 57.8 Pts
4-Core 76.9
8-Core 76.9
10% 76.9 Pts
64-Core 76.8
5% 76.8 Pts
Socket AM2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 38
2-Core 70.3
26% 54.2 Pts
4-Core 75.5
8-Core 75.4
10% 75.4 Pts
64-Core 74
5% 74 Pts
Socket AM2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz
1-Core 38.2
2-Core 50.5
22% 44.3 Pts
4-Core 70.7
8-Core 67.9
10% 69.3 Pts
64-Core 73.1
5% 73.1 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz
1-Core 33.8
2-Core 63.3
23% 48.5 Pts
4-Core 66
8-Core 66.3
9% 66.2 Pts
64-Core 66.8
4% 66.8 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz
1-Core 33.3
2-Core 66.4
24% 49.8 Pts
4-Core 64.8
8-Core 65.7
9% 65.2 Pts
64-Core 64.9
4% 64.9 Pts
Socket AM2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz
1-Core 38.3
2-Core 71.4
26% 54.8 Pts
4-Core 57.9
8-Core 63.7
8% 60.8 Pts
64-Core 68.3
5% 68.3 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 22.6
2-Core 34.6
14% 28.6 Pts
4-Core 49.7
8-Core 57.2
7% 53.5 Pts
64-Core 44.9
3% 44.9 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,383,632 CPUs tested.

Typical Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4200+ Builds (Compare 6,050 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
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Desktop
Desktop 24%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 13%
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Motherboard: To Be Filled By O.E.M.

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 14% - Very poor Total price: $22

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