Average Bench: 42.2% (931st of 1316)

Based on 6,325 user benchmarks.  Devices: 178BFBFF00100F62, 178BFBFF00100F63 Models: AMD Athlon(tm) II X2 240 Processor, AMD Athlon(tm) II X2 240e Processor
Poor: 31%Average: 42.2% Great: 49%
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Below average average bench

The AMD Athlon II X2 240 averaged 57.7% 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

Avg. Memory Latency 68.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 48Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Athlon II X2 240 is just 18.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Athlon II X2 240 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 94.5Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 94.3Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,325 samples)
Min Avg Max
48.4 Memory 68.9 82
29.8 1-Core 48 55.3
50.7 2-Core 91.1 109
45% 69.3 Pts
Min Avg Max
55.1 4-Core 92.6 108
64.7 8-Core 94.3 109
12.8% 93.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
63.6 64-Core 94.5 108
6.3% 94.5 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AM2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.9
1-Core 52.1
2-Core 104
50% 77.9 Pts
4-Core 104
8-Core 104
14% 104 Pts
64-Core 104
7% 104 Pts
AM2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.9
1-Core 50.2
2-Core 99.5
48% 74.9 Pts
4-Core 99.7
8-Core 99.7
14% 99.7 Pts
64-Core 101
7% 101 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.4
1-Core 50.1
2-Core 95.8
46% 72.1 Pts
4-Core 93.6
8-Core 101
13% 97.2 Pts
64-Core 98.8
7% 98.8 Pts
AM2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 66.8
1-Core 49.9
2-Core 94.2
45% 70.3 Pts
4-Core 92.4
8-Core 96.2
13% 94.3 Pts
64-Core 96.8
6% 96.8 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
Memory 68.9
1-Core 47.3
2-Core 73.6
43% 63.3 Pts
4-Core 77.8
8-Core 91.4
11% 84.6 Pts
64-Core 95
6% 95 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
Memory 64.8
1-Core 50.8
2-Core 96.2
45% 70.6 Pts
4-Core 96.5
8-Core 97.8
13% 97.2 Pts
64-Core 100
7% 100 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.1
1-Core 43.6
2-Core 47
40% 53.9 Pts
4-Core 47.2
8-Core 44.3
6% 45.8 Pts
64-Core 44.7
3% 44.7 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,091,577 CPUs tested.

Typical Athlon II X2 240 Builds (Compare 470 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus M2N68-AM SE2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 17% - Very poor Total price: $35

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