Average Bench: 35.4% (456th of 1182)

Based on 11,915 user benchmarks.  Devices: 178BFBFF00610F31, Model: AMD A8-6600K APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
Poor: 22%Average: 35.4% Great: 42%
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The AMD A8-6600K APU averaged 64.6% 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 69Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 129Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD A8-6600K APU is just 20%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD A8-6600K APU performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 221Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 221Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,915 samples)
Min Avg Max
44.3 1-Core 69 79.8
82.9 2-Core 129 152
47% 98.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
124 4-Core 216 261
136 8-Core 221 262
29.8% 218 Pts
Min Avg Max
132 64-Core 221 261
14.9% 221 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
FM2+ , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz
1-Core 77.3
2-Core 140
52% 109 Pts
4-Core 252
8-Core 247
34% 249 Pts
64-Core 253
17% 253 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 69.3
2-Core 145
50% 107 Pts
4-Core 239
8-Core 246
33% 242 Pts
64-Core 245
16% 245 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 72
2-Core 123
47% 97.3 Pts
4-Core 242
8-Core 240
33% 241 Pts
64-Core 228
15% 228 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz
1-Core 71.2
2-Core 138
50% 105 Pts
4-Core 228
8-Core 234
31% 231 Pts
64-Core 242
16% 242 Pts
FM2+ , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 61.6
2-Core 116
42% 88.7 Pts
4-Core 192
8-Core 214
27% 203 Pts
64-Core 240
16% 240 Pts
FM2+ , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 65.2
2-Core 118
44% 91.8 Pts
4-Core 172
8-Core 204
25% 188 Pts
64-Core 208
14% 208 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 64.9
2-Core 111
42% 87.9 Pts
4-Core 180
8-Core 182
25% 181 Pts
64-Core 183
12% 183 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz
1-Core 60.2
2-Core 106
40% 83 Pts
4-Core 160
8-Core 158
22% 159 Pts
64-Core 164
11% 164 Pts
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Typical A8-6600K APU Builds (Compare 2,786 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus A88XM-A - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $404

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Poor

2 months ago.

I love it, because it never let me down and run all my favorid games with desend fps.


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