Average Bench: 49.3% (742nd of 1276)

Based on 3,459 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 50.6% 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 58.4Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 68.4Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Athlon X4 950 Quad Core is 25.7%. 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 Mixed Speed 239Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 239Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,459 samples)
Min Avg Max
35.3 Memory 58.4 71.6
46 1-Core 68.4 78.4
88.9 2-Core 133 151
51.2% 86.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
133 4-Core 232 279
154 8-Core 239 278
32.1% 236 Pts
Min Avg Max
160 64-Core 239 278
16.1% 239 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 66.9
1-Core 75.9
2-Core 148
58% 97 Pts
4-Core 276
8-Core 276
38% 276 Pts
64-Core 264
18% 264 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 58.1
1-Core 79.2
2-Core 153
56% 96.6 Pts
4-Core 284
8-Core 255
38% 269 Pts
64-Core 264
18% 264 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 50.4
1-Core 76.7
2-Core 150
52% 92.5 Pts
4-Core 276
8-Core 276
38% 276 Pts
64-Core 274
18% 274 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 48.6
1-Core 74.1
2-Core 148
51% 90.2 Pts
4-Core 271
8-Core 270
37% 270 Pts
64-Core 271
18% 271 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 46.6
1-Core 77
2-Core 146
51% 89.9 Pts
4-Core 272
8-Core 275
37% 274 Pts
64-Core 272
18% 272 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.5
1-Core 54.2
2-Core 96
45% 70.9 Pts
4-Core 167
8-Core 154
22% 160 Pts
64-Core 97.1
6% 97.1 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 47
1-Core 72.2
2-Core 144
50% 87.9 Pts
4-Core 235
8-Core 260
33% 247 Pts
64-Core 250
17% 250 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 55.4
1-Core 63.3
2-Core 141
50% 86.7 Pts
4-Core 184
8-Core 140
23% 162 Pts
64-Core 159
11% 159 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 39,003,512 CPUs tested.

Typical Athlon X4 950 Quad Core Builds (Compare 27,584 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus PRIME A320M-K - $60

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $243

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 Comments

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Good

2 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


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