Average Bench: 52.8% (648th of 1264)

Based on 4,344 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00300F10 Model: AMD A8-3870 APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
Poor: 39%Average: 52.8% Great: 61%
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The AMD A8-3870 APU averaged 47.2% 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 70Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 55.6Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD A8-3870 APU is 22.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD A8-3870 APU performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 210Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 210Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,344 samples)
Min Avg Max
49.9 Memory 70 82.2
40.2 1-Core 55.6 64.5
76.2 2-Core 111 129
49.4% 78.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
112 4-Core 207 253
125 8-Core 210 253
28.4% 208 Pts
Min Avg Max
119 64-Core 210 255
14.1% 210 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.1
1-Core 57.7
2-Core 115
54% 84.3 Pts
4-Core 233
8-Core 229
32% 231 Pts
64-Core 227
15% 227 Pts
FM1 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 66
1-Core 69
2-Core 138
54% 90.9 Pts
4-Core 271
8-Core 275
37% 273 Pts
64-Core 266
18% 266 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
Memory 71.8
1-Core 55.2
2-Core 104
49% 76.9 Pts
4-Core 218
8-Core 227
30% 223 Pts
64-Core 216
14% 216 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 63.3
1-Core 57.1
2-Core 115
48% 78.4 Pts
4-Core 229
8-Core 226
31% 228 Pts
64-Core 226
15% 226 Pts
FM1 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 52.7
1-Core 61.2
2-Core 124
47% 79.4 Pts
4-Core 241
8-Core 244
33% 242 Pts
64-Core 237
16% 237 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 47.8
1-Core 57.7
2-Core 114
43% 73.2 Pts
4-Core 226
8-Core 223
31% 224 Pts
64-Core 225
15% 225 Pts
FM1 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 49.7
1-Core 54.1
2-Core 69
37% 57.6 Pts
4-Core 179
8-Core 186
25% 182 Pts
64-Core 191
13% 191 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 60.9
1-Core 20.3
2-Core 74.8
34% 52 Pts
4-Core 93.6
8-Core 116
14% 105 Pts
64-Core 116
8% 116 Pts
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Typical A8-3870 APU Builds (Compare 141 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
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Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 7%
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Motherboard: Asus F1A75-V PRO - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $256

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3 months ago.

Can run Fallout 76 with a 2GB GDDR5 Firepro graphic card


Terrible

6 months ago.

This CPU is absolute trash, worse than notebook CPUs from the time such as the intel i5-3340M. The 6550D integrated graphics is also quite awful, performing worse than a hd 515 intel mobile gpu.


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