Average Bench: 44.8% (867th of 1316)

Based on 4,825 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00100F63 Model: AMD Athlon(tm) II X2 260 Processor
Poor: 34%Average: 44.8% 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 55.2% 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 72Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 54.1Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Athlon II X2 260 is just 17.7%. 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 4,825 samples)
Min Avg Max
52.5 Memory 72 83.3
34.1 1-Core 54.1 59.3
53.8 2-Core 102 118
48.8% 76.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
60.4 4-Core 104 118
65.9 8-Core 106 118
14.4% 105 Pts
Min Avg Max
64.5 64-Core 106 119
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
Memory 74.1
1-Core 55.7
2-Core 111
51% 80.2 Pts
4-Core 111
8-Core 111
15% 111 Pts
64-Core 108
7% 108 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.8
1-Core 58.2
2-Core 115
52% 82.1 Pts
4-Core 115
8-Core 116
16% 116 Pts
64-Core 114
8% 114 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.9
1-Core 58.2
2-Core 116
51% 81.6 Pts
4-Core 115
8-Core 116
16% 116 Pts
64-Core 109
7% 109 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.2
1-Core 58
2-Core 113
50% 80.3 Pts
4-Core 116
8-Core 115
16% 116 Pts
64-Core 113
8% 113 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.1
1-Core 57.7
2-Core 113
50% 80.3 Pts
4-Core 114
8-Core 114
16% 114 Pts
64-Core 110
7% 110 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 60.6
1-Core 57.5
2-Core 114
47% 77.3 Pts
4-Core 114
8-Core 114
16% 114 Pts
64-Core 114
8% 114 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 57.1
1-Core 58.9
2-Core 114
46% 76.7 Pts
4-Core 113
8-Core 118
16% 115 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 56.5
1-Core 58.1
2-Core 114
46% 76.1 Pts
4-Core 117
8-Core 115
16% 116 Pts
64-Core 116
8% 116 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,568,079 CPUs tested.

Typical Athlon II X2 260 Builds (Compare 1,717 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 21% - Poor Total price: $229

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Poor

3 years ago.

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


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