Average Bench: 46.7% (868th of 1355)

Based on 4,006 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 53.2% 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 51.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 71.1Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Athlon X4 950 Quad Core is 26.3%. 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 248Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 248Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,006 samples)
Min Avg Max
30.2 Memory 51.6 69.7
49.2 1-Core 71.1 81.3
82.8 2-Core 137 157
50.1% 86.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
147 4-Core 242 289
157 8-Core 248 288
33.3% 245 Pts
Min Avg Max
157 64-Core 248 288
16.6% 248 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 65.6
1-Core 72.2
2-Core 149
56% 95.5 Pts
4-Core 285
8-Core 274
38% 280 Pts
64-Core 274
18% 274 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 68.7
1-Core 78.6
2-Core 146
59% 97.9 Pts
4-Core 231
8-Core 243
32% 237 Pts
64-Core 260
17% 260 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 51.2
1-Core 63.5
2-Core 128
47% 81 Pts
4-Core 267
8-Core 264
36% 265 Pts
64-Core 249
17% 249 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 43
1-Core 78.8
2-Core 155
51% 92.4 Pts
4-Core 283
8-Core 284
39% 284 Pts
64-Core 287
19% 287 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 46.2
1-Core 79.2
2-Core 146
51% 90.4 Pts
4-Core 250
8-Core 260
35% 255 Pts
64-Core 252
17% 252 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 38
1-Core 73.3
2-Core 149
47% 86.8 Pts
4-Core 253
8-Core 254
35% 253 Pts
64-Core 234
16% 234 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 39.4
1-Core 70.9
2-Core 136
46% 82 Pts
4-Core 225
8-Core 243
32% 234 Pts
64-Core 268
18% 268 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 33.2
1-Core 74.1
2-Core 152
46% 86.4 Pts
4-Core 228
8-Core 264
33% 246 Pts
64-Core 266
18% 266 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 53,548,894 CPUs tested.

Typical Athlon X4 950 Quad Core Builds (Compare 50,746 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus PRIME A320M-K - $50

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $297

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 Comments

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Good

3 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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