Average Bench: 41.2% (478th of 1137)

Based on 2,079 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00300F10 Model: AMD A8-3870 APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
Poor: 32%Average: 41.2% Great: 48%
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft

Below average average bench

The AMD A8-3870 APU averaged 58.7% 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

Quad Core Integer Speed 276Pts
Single Core Integer Speed 73.7Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD A8-3870 APU is just 15.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD A8-3870 APU performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 179Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 218Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,079 samples)
Min Avg Max
59.1 SC Int 73.7 84.1
36.7 SC Float 46.2 52.2
47.2 SC Mixed 57 64.2
47.2% 58.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
200 QC Int 276 328
125 QC Float 174 205
147 QC Mixed 213 252
50.3% 221 Pts
Min Avg Max
208 MC Int 283 331
143 MC Float 179 207
165 MC Mixed 218 255
34.4% 227 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
FM1 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
SC Int 83.1
SC Float 51.7
SC Mixed 63.3
53% 66 Pts
QC Int 324
QC Float 199
QC Mixed 242
58% 255 Pts
MC Int 322
MC Float 196
MC Mixed 248
39% 256 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
SC Int 74.4
SC Float 46.8
SC Mixed 57.6
48% 59.6 Pts
QC Int 293
QC Float 183
QC Mixed 224
53% 233 Pts
MC Int 291
MC Float 184
MC Mixed 225
35% 233 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
SC Int 73.4
SC Float 46.2
SC Mixed 56.3
47% 58.6 Pts
QC Int 287
QC Float 179
QC Mixed 215
52% 227 Pts
MC Int 278
MC Float 180
MC Mixed 219
34% 226 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
SC Int 72.3
SC Float 44.7
SC Mixed 56.1
46% 57.7 Pts
QC Int 242
QC Float 176
QC Mixed 214
48% 211 Pts
MC Int 282
MC Float 181
MC Mixed 223
35% 229 Pts
FM1 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
SC Int 72.6
SC Float 46.1
SC Mixed 55.9
47% 58.2 Pts
QC Int 268
QC Float 167
QC Mixed 206
49% 214 Pts
MC Int 286
MC Float 179
MC Mixed 216
34% 227 Pts
FM1 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
SC Int 71
SC Float 45.7
SC Mixed 54.3
46% 57 Pts
QC Int 240
QC Float 153
QC Mixed 201
45% 198 Pts
MC Int 256
MC Float 167
MC Mixed 192
31% 205 Pts
FM1 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
SC Int 63.1
SC Float 40.6
SC Mixed 47.5
40% 50.4 Pts
QC Int 167
QC Float 118
QC Mixed 181
35% 155 Pts
MC Int 276
MC Float 146
MC Mixed 212
32% 211 Pts
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Typical A8-3870 APU Builds (Compare 183 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus F1A75-V PRO - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $278

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