Average Bench: 41.3% (1036th of 1452)

Based on 4,334 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00660F51 Model: AMD Athlon(tm) X4 950 Quad Core Processor

Below average average bench

The AMD Athlon X4 950 Quad Core averaged 58.6% 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 50.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 63.9Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Athlon X4 950 Quad Core is 24.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Athlon X4 950 Quad Core performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Speed 191Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 189Pts
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 4,334 samples)
Min Avg Max
30.2 Memory 50.8 69.6
43.9 1-Core 63.9 73.1
69.1 2-Core 117 137
44.7% 77.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
109 4-Core 184 222
115 8-Core 189 222
24.9% 187 Pts
Min Avg Max
116 64-Core 191 222
11.8% 191 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Memory 79
1-Core 60.4
2-Core 108
52% 82.4 Pts
4-Core 172
8-Core 171
23% 172 Pts
64-Core 177
11% 177 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.9
1-Core 66.3
2-Core 127
51% 85.9 Pts
4-Core 209
8-Core 208
28% 209 Pts
64-Core 208
13% 208 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 48.7
1-Core 67
2-Core 127
46% 81 Pts
4-Core 193
8-Core 200
26% 197 Pts
64-Core 202
12% 202 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 43.3
1-Core 66.7
2-Core 131
44% 80.2 Pts
4-Core 208
8-Core 208
28% 208 Pts
64-Core 204
13% 204 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 40.8
1-Core 61.2
2-Core 121
41% 74.2 Pts
4-Core 198
8-Core 202
27% 200 Pts
64-Core 201
12% 201 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 44
1-Core 44.8
2-Core 78.1
34% 55.6 Pts
4-Core 94.5
8-Core 54.5
11% 74.5 Pts
64-Core 112
7% 112 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 33.4
1-Core 54.3
2-Core 105
35% 64.3 Pts
4-Core 135
8-Core 157
19% 146 Pts
64-Core 201
12% 201 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 31.3
1-Core 34.7
2-Core 63.4
26% 43.1 Pts
4-Core 85
8-Core 115
13% 99.8 Pts
64-Core 126
8% 126 Pts
4,334 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 67,964,843 CPUs tested

Typical Athlon X4 950 Quad Core Builds (Compare 12,142 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus PRIME A320M-K - $64

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 114% - Outstanding Total price: $191

Popular Athlon X4 950 Quad Core compatible motherboards:

How Fast Is Your CPU? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute

Welcome to our PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best value for money upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchmark
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency
  • - SkillBench (space shooter) tests user input accuracy
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC
  • - See speed test results from other users
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware
Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) May 2024 CPU Rankings

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical users. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Good

5 years ago.

Pros: Great processor for price. I got a steady 4GHz overclock out of it Cons: Would recommend getting a non stock cooler: A. The stock is very loud B. For overclock purposes


Your
opinion?
1452 Processors (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list

See how consistently different CPUs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-12600K $159Nvidia RTX 4060 $290Crucial MX500 250GB $39
Intel Core i5-12400F $109Nvidia RTX 4060-Ti $385Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $80
Intel Core i5-13600K $260Nvidia RTX 4070 $550Samsung 870 Evo 250GB $45
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $40SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $48SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $62G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $351SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
If you make a purchase via one of these links, our site may earn a commission
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback