Average Bench: 23.7% (843rd of 1206)

Based on 4,678 user benchmarks.  Devices: 178BFBFF00100F62, 178BFBFF00100F63 Models: AMD Athlon(tm) II X2 240 Processor, AMD Athlon(tm) II X2 240e Processor
Poor: 16%Average: 23.7% Great: 26%
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 29%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

Very poor average bench

The AMD Athlon II X2 240 averaged 76.3% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 48.2Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 91.3Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Athlon II X2 240 is just 9.56%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD Athlon II X2 240 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 95.9Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 95.1Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,678 samples)
Min Avg Max
32.7 1-Core 48.2 53.9
54.7 2-Core 91.3 104
33.1% 69.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
63.7 4-Core 93.6 105
69.3 8-Core 95.1 108
12.9% 94.3 Pts
Min Avg Max
69.8 64-Core 95.9 109
6.4% 95.9 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 51.2
2-Core 101
36% 76.1 Pts
4-Core 100
8-Core 103
14% 101 Pts
64-Core 101
7% 101 Pts
Socket AM2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 50.6
2-Core 98.8
35% 74.7 Pts
4-Core 93.3
8-Core 98.4
13% 95.9 Pts
64-Core 96.4
6% 96.4 Pts
Socket AM2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 49.8
2-Core 89.6
33% 69.7 Pts
4-Core 89.8
8-Core 73
12% 81.4 Pts
64-Core 66.8
4% 66.8 Pts
AM2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 50.5
2-Core 76.1
31% 63.3 Pts
4-Core 85
8-Core 89.5
12% 87.2 Pts
64-Core 87.9
6% 87.9 Pts
AM2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
1-Core 47.5
2-Core 94.5
33% 71 Pts
4-Core 82.6
8-Core 89.7
12% 86.1 Pts
64-Core 92
6% 92 Pts
AM2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
1-Core 40.8
2-Core 96.3
31% 68.6 Pts
4-Core 82.9
8-Core 98.2
12% 90.6 Pts
64-Core 92.2
6% 92.2 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 41.4
2-Core 79.6
29% 60.5 Pts
4-Core 81.7
8-Core 83.1
11% 82.4 Pts
64-Core 84.2
6% 84.2 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
1-Core 44.1
2-Core 75.1
29% 59.6 Pts
4-Core 75.8
8-Core 73.6
10% 74.7 Pts
64-Core 85.6
6% 85.6 Pts
Socket AM2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 34.6
2-Core 72.3
25% 53.5 Pts
4-Core 92.7
8-Core 90.9
13% 91.8 Pts
64-Core 91.3
6% 91.3 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 23,934,273 CPUs tested.

Typical Athlon II X2 240 Builds (Compare 847 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 29%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asrock N68-S

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 14% - Very poor Total price: $22

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