Average Bench: 57.3% (529th of 1264)

Based on 14,417 user benchmarks.  Devices: 178BFBFF00610F31, Model: AMD A8-6600K APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
Poor: 44%Average: 57.3% Great: 65%
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The AMD A8-6600K APU averaged 42.6% 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. Memory Latency 77.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 69.3Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD A8-6600K APU is 20.1%. 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 14,417 samples)
Min Avg Max
60.6 Memory 77.2 89.1
46.8 1-Core 69.3 78.6
86.4 2-Core 128 149
57.1% 91.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
138 4-Core 218 254
149 8-Core 221 256
30% 220 Pts
Min Avg Max
150 64-Core 221 256
14.9% 221 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
FM2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.5
1-Core 78
2-Core 148
64% 103 Pts
4-Core 252
8-Core 248
34% 250 Pts
64-Core 243
16% 243 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.7
1-Core 72.1
2-Core 118
59% 91.7 Pts
4-Core 238
8-Core 232
32% 235 Pts
64-Core 237
16% 237 Pts
FM2+ , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz
Memory 91.4
1-Core 72.4
2-Core 130
63% 98.1 Pts
4-Core 193
8-Core 190
26% 192 Pts
64-Core 194
13% 194 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.1
1-Core 76
2-Core 146
62% 101 Pts
4-Core 244
8-Core 243
33% 244 Pts
64-Core 238
16% 238 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.4
1-Core 77.8
2-Core 117
58% 90.4 Pts
4-Core 184
8-Core 181
25% 182 Pts
64-Core 182
12% 182 Pts
FM2+ , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.1
1-Core 68.2
2-Core 127
56% 90 Pts
4-Core 177
8-Core 175
24% 176 Pts
64-Core 192
13% 192 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 65.8
1-Core 70.6
2-Core 130
54% 88.8 Pts
4-Core 228
8-Core 233
31% 231 Pts
64-Core 230
16% 230 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.9
1-Core 68.4
2-Core 118
51% 82.9 Pts
4-Core 200
8-Core 209
28% 204 Pts
64-Core 215
14% 215 Pts
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Typical A8-6600K APU Builds (Compare 846 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus A88XM-A - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $273

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


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