Average Bench: 50.5% (741st of 1316)

Based on 5,626 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00300F10 Model: AMD A8-3870 APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
Poor: 38%Average: 50.5% Great: 59%
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The AMD A8-3870 APU averaged 49.4% 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 64.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 55.9Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD A8-3870 APU is 21.6%. 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 215Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 213Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,626 samples)
Min Avg Max
46.8 Memory 64.8 79.4
45.2 1-Core 55.9 63.2
84.1 2-Core 112 126
47.9% 77.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
136 4-Core 211 249
146 8-Core 213 250
29% 212 Pts
Min Avg Max
157 64-Core 215 249
14.4% 215 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
P0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.5
1-Core 48.2
2-Core 105
49% 76.1 Pts
4-Core 205
8-Core 205
28% 205 Pts
64-Core 199
13% 199 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.5
1-Core 57.2
2-Core 88.3
48% 72.7 Pts
4-Core 202
8-Core 182
27% 192 Pts
64-Core 194
13% 194 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 61
1-Core 63.3
2-Core 122
50% 82.1 Pts
4-Core 244
8-Core 248
34% 246 Pts
64-Core 249
17% 249 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 51.1
1-Core 57.9
2-Core 115
44% 74.6 Pts
4-Core 228
8-Core 232
31% 230 Pts
64-Core 228
15% 228 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 50.6
1-Core 56.8
2-Core 112
43% 73 Pts
4-Core 97.4
8-Core 145
16% 121 Pts
64-Core 152
10% 152 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,036,120 CPUs tested.

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Typical A8-3870 APU Builds (Compare 224 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
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Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 7%
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Motherboard: Asus F1A75-V PRO - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $265

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13 months ago.

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


Terrible

16 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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