Average Bench: 23.9% (694th of 1184)

Based on 1,842 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00100F42 Model: AMD Phenom(tm) II X3 720 Processor
Poor: 17%Average: 23.9% Great: 29%
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk

Very poor average bench

The AMD Phenom II X3 720 averaged 76.0% 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 50.8Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 100Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Phenom II X3 720 is just 11.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Phenom II X3 720 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 148Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 146Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,842 samples)
Min Avg Max
39.8 1-Core 50.8 59.5
73.2 2-Core 100 118
35.6% 75.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
96.4 4-Core 144 176
103 8-Core 146 176
19.8% 145 Pts
Min Avg Max
106 64-Core 148 177
9.9% 148 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AM2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 3 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz
1-Core 56.2
2-Core 107
39% 81.4 Pts
4-Core 168
8-Core 172
23% 170 Pts
64-Core 169
11% 169 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 3 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 51.5
2-Core 102
36% 76.9 Pts
4-Core 148
8-Core 149
20% 149 Pts
64-Core 153
10% 153 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 3 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 48.2
2-Core 93.9
34% 71.1 Pts
4-Core 140
8-Core 143
19% 142 Pts
64-Core 141
10% 141 Pts
AM2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 3 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz
1-Core 55.3
2-Core 72.6
32% 63.9 Pts
4-Core 129
8-Core 150
19% 140 Pts
64-Core 159
11% 159 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 3 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 51.2
2-Core 99.7
36% 75.4 Pts
4-Core 125
8-Core 142
18% 134 Pts
64-Core 136
9% 136 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 3 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
1-Core 50.7
2-Core 96.8
35% 73.8 Pts
4-Core 124
8-Core 139
18% 131 Pts
64-Core 149
10% 149 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 3 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 43.6
2-Core 76.5
29% 60 Pts
4-Core 103
8-Core 142
16% 123 Pts
64-Core 136
9% 136 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,153,000 CPUs tested.

Typical Phenom II X3 720 Builds (Compare 793 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 32%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-MA790XT-UD4P

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 5% - Terrible Total price: $70

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 Comments

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Terrible

11 days ago.

i dont like it


Excellent

2 days ago.

Buy in 2010,CPU good and fast,but he hot! Work stability!!!


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