Average Bench: 43.8% (930th of 1355)

Based on 3,460 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00610F31 Model: AMD A8-5550M APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
Poor: 29%Average: 43.8% Great: 53%
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat

Below average average bench

The AMD A8-5550M APU averaged 56.2% 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 64.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 45.1Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD A8-5550M APU is 24.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD A8-5550M APU performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 134Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 134Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,460 samples)
Min Avg Max
40.7 Memory 64.9 79.4
24.8 1-Core 45.1 57.5
44.5 2-Core 81.5 102
41.8% 63.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
60.6 4-Core 133 177
69.5 8-Core 134 174
18.2% 134 Pts
Min Avg Max
71.8 64-Core 134 173
9% 134 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket FS1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.2
1-Core 45.3
2-Core 102
48% 74.9 Pts
4-Core 179
8-Core 180
24% 179 Pts
64-Core 177
12% 177 Pts
Socket FT1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.5
1-Core 55.5
2-Core 104
51% 78.8 Pts
4-Core 175
8-Core 178
24% 177 Pts
64-Core 180
12% 180 Pts
Socket FS1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.4
1-Core 58.1
2-Core 103
50% 77.7 Pts
4-Core 180
8-Core 180
25% 180 Pts
64-Core 180
12% 180 Pts
Socket FS1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.2
1-Core 41.3
2-Core 100
46% 72.2 Pts
4-Core 167
8-Core 138
22% 153 Pts
64-Core 171
12% 171 Pts
Socket FT1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 69.7
1-Core 56.8
2-Core 98.8
48% 75.1 Pts
4-Core 178
8-Core 137
22% 158 Pts
64-Core 128
9% 128 Pts
Socket FT1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.4
1-Core 57.6
2-Core 98.6
46% 72.5 Pts
4-Core 168
8-Core 181
24% 174 Pts
64-Core 176
12% 176 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 52,654,404 CPUs tested.

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Typical A8-5550M APU Builds (Compare 3,504 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

System: HP Pavilion 17 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $164

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