Average Bench: 47.3% (827th of 1323)

Based on 3,928 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 52.6% 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 53.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 68.7Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Athlon X4 950 Quad Core is 26.2%. 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 240Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 241Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,928 samples)
Min Avg Max
32.2 Memory 53.9 71
45.9 1-Core 68.7 78.6
88.6 2-Core 134 152
49.9% 85.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
140 4-Core 235 280
159 8-Core 241 280
32.5% 238 Pts
Min Avg Max
160 64-Core 240 279
16.1% 240 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 68.8
1-Core 75.8
2-Core 150
58% 98.2 Pts
4-Core 279
8-Core 269
38% 274 Pts
64-Core 282
19% 282 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 68.1
1-Core 73.6
2-Core 142
57% 94.7 Pts
4-Core 258
8-Core 262
35% 260 Pts
64-Core 254
17% 254 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Memory 62.8
1-Core 74.6
2-Core 157
57% 98.1 Pts
4-Core 288
8-Core 285
39% 287 Pts
64-Core 284
19% 284 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 66.8
1-Core 73
2-Core 144
56% 94.4 Pts
4-Core 255
8-Core 249
35% 252 Pts
64-Core 205
14% 205 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.4
1-Core 74.2
2-Core 147
56% 94.4 Pts
4-Core 247
8-Core 267
35% 257 Pts
64-Core 270
18% 270 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 54.6
1-Core 74
2-Core 144
52% 91 Pts
4-Core 258
8-Core 260
35% 259 Pts
64-Core 234
16% 234 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz
Memory 78.7
1-Core 20.4
2-Core 57
38% 52 Pts
4-Core 75.2
8-Core 60.8
10% 68 Pts
64-Core 101
7% 101 Pts
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.8
1-Core 39.1
2-Core 74.9
42% 61.9 Pts
4-Core 67.3
8-Core 104
11% 85.7 Pts
64-Core 151
10% 151 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 48,528,079 CPUs tested.

Typical Athlon X4 950 Quad Core Builds (Compare 43,322 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus PRIME A320M-K - $65

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $326

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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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