Average Bench: 54.6% (626th of 1323)

Based on 19,938 user benchmarks.  Devices: 178BFBFF00610F31, Model: AMD A8-6600K APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics

Average average bench

The AMD A8-6600K APU averaged 45.3% 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 71.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 68.9Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD A8-6600K APU is 23.5%. 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 219Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 220Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 19,938 samples)
Min Avg Max
49.6 Memory 71.9 85.6
44.1 1-Core 68.9 78.7
84.2 2-Core 129 150
55.3% 89.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
119 4-Core 217 255
134 8-Core 220 256
29.9% 219 Pts
Min Avg Max
135 64-Core 219 256
14.7% 219 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.1
1-Core 78.7
2-Core 148
66% 106 Pts
4-Core 248
8-Core 261
34% 255 Pts
64-Core 242
16% 242 Pts
FM2+ , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.5
1-Core 78.9
2-Core 146
64% 103 Pts
4-Core 266
8-Core 266
36% 266 Pts
64-Core 259
17% 259 Pts
FM2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.5
1-Core 77.3
2-Core 130
61% 96.7 Pts
4-Core 254
8-Core 243
34% 249 Pts
64-Core 240
16% 240 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.6
1-Core 70.9
2-Core 145
61% 98.8 Pts
4-Core 246
8-Core 257
34% 251 Pts
64-Core 262
18% 262 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 70
1-Core 76.7
2-Core 141
58% 95.9 Pts
4-Core 261
8-Core 193
32% 227 Pts
64-Core 246
16% 246 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 67.5
1-Core 77.2
2-Core 142
57% 95.7 Pts
4-Core 256
8-Core 254
35% 255 Pts
64-Core 247
17% 247 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 66.2
1-Core 78
2-Core 146
58% 96.8 Pts
4-Core 257
8-Core 258
35% 258 Pts
64-Core 261
18% 261 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 48,527,050 CPUs tested.

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Motherboard: Asus A88XM-A - $122

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $315

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 Comments

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2 months ago.

I have this APU and was wondering if upgrading the the A10 to max out my FM2 motherboard would be worth the cost. Based on the comparison here I would say ... no, it is not worth the money.


Excellent

10 months ago.

doesnt rly game as good and cant handle different apps at the same time even ifmits at 4mhz


Poor

10 months ago.

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


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