Average Bench: 44.9% (867th of 1316)

Based on 4,387 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00100F63 Model: AMD Athlon(tm) II X2 260 Processor
Poor: 34%Average: 44.9% Great: 51%
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat

Below average average bench

The AMD Athlon II X2 260 averaged 55.1% 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 72.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 54.2Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Athlon II X2 260 is just 17.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Athlon II X2 260 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 106Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 106Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,387 samples)
Min Avg Max
52.5 Memory 72.2 83.3
34.2 1-Core 54.2 59.2
54.6 2-Core 103 118
48.9% 76.3 Pts
Min Avg Max
63.2 4-Core 104 118
65.7 8-Core 106 118
14.3% 105 Pts
Min Avg Max
67.8 64-Core 106 118
7.1% 106 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.8
1-Core 59
2-Core 118
54% 85.5 Pts
4-Core 116
8-Core 118
16% 117 Pts
64-Core 116
8% 116 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Memory 78.6
1-Core 58.7
2-Core 116
54% 84.6 Pts
4-Core 115
8-Core 115
16% 115 Pts
64-Core 117
8% 117 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.4
1-Core 58.1
2-Core 111
53% 82.4 Pts
4-Core 117
8-Core 112
16% 115 Pts
64-Core 117
8% 117 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.1
1-Core 57.5
2-Core 114
53% 83 Pts
4-Core 114
8-Core 114
16% 114 Pts
64-Core 113
8% 113 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 68.3
1-Core 51.6
2-Core 98.2
46% 72.7 Pts
4-Core 101
8-Core 105
14% 103 Pts
64-Core 62.4
4% 62.4 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 60
1-Core 57.4
2-Core 114
47% 77.3 Pts
4-Core 117
8-Core 115
16% 116 Pts
64-Core 118
8% 118 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 29.2
1-Core 55.2
2-Core 71.2
31% 51.9 Pts
4-Core 62.8
8-Core 72.6
9% 67.7 Pts
64-Core 85.7
6% 85.7 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 2.25
1-Core 55.7
2-Core 105
26% 54.4 Pts
4-Core 97.4
8-Core 84.8
13% 91.1 Pts
64-Core 41.2
3% 41.2 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,129,182 CPUs tested.

Typical Athlon II X2 260 Builds (Compare 1,557 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 17% - Very poor Total price: $235

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Poor

3 years ago.

it can't even run 720p video with a gtx1050 without stuttering


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