Average Bench: 36% (594th of 1196)

Based on 2,399 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00610F01 Model: AMD Athlon(tm) X4 740 Quad Core Processor
Poor: 25%Average: 36% Great: 41%
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The AMD Athlon II X4 740K averaged 64.0% 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 60Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 111Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Athlon II X4 740K is just 16.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Athlon II X4 740K performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 191Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 189Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,399 samples)
Min Avg Max
41.1 1-Core 60 68.8
72.7 2-Core 111 129
40.7% 85.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
110 4-Core 186 217
122 8-Core 189 218
25.6% 188 Pts
Min Avg Max
126 64-Core 191 217
12.8% 191 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
1-Core 65.5
2-Core 122
45% 93.6 Pts
4-Core 209
8-Core 214
29% 211 Pts
64-Core 214
14% 214 Pts
FM2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 65.1
2-Core 121
44% 93.2 Pts
4-Core 191
8-Core 202
27% 197 Pts
64-Core 199
13% 199 Pts
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 60.7
2-Core 107
40% 83.7 Pts
4-Core 200
8-Core 202
27% 201 Pts
64-Core 196
13% 196 Pts
FM2+ , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
1-Core 60.9
2-Core 106
40% 83.3 Pts
4-Core 194
8-Core 198
27% 196 Pts
64-Core 194
13% 194 Pts
FM2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
1-Core 59.9
2-Core 118
42% 88.8 Pts
4-Core 181
8-Core 150
23% 165 Pts
64-Core 160
11% 160 Pts
FM2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 61.2
2-Core 115
42% 88.1 Pts
4-Core 153
8-Core 175
22% 164 Pts
64-Core 189
13% 189 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,859,080 CPUs tested.

Typical Athlon II X4 740K Builds (Compare 941 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-F2A75M-D3H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 10% - Terrible Total price: $329

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Excellent

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Good

6 months ago.

Actually not a bad processor! Pretty good price and quality!


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