Average Bench: 45.5% (860th of 1323)

Based on 2,823 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00100F23 Model: AMD Phenom(tm) 9650 Quad-Core Processor
Poor: 36%Average: 45.5% Great: 53%
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Below average average bench

The AMD Phenom 9650 averaged 54.4% 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 65.5Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 40Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Phenom 9650 is just 17.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Phenom 9650 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 154Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 152Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,823 samples)
Min Avg Max
47.7 Memory 65.5 78.2
33.2 1-Core 40 42.6
60.8 2-Core 79.6 84.9
40.6% 61.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
92.2 4-Core 150 168
101 8-Core 152 169
20.6% 151 Pts
Min Avg Max
104 64-Core 154 170
10.3% 154 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket AM2 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 66.7
1-Core 41.7
2-Core 84.2
42% 64.2 Pts
4-Core 163
8-Core 169
23% 166 Pts
64-Core 163
11% 163 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 62
1-Core 41.4
2-Core 85.5
40% 63 Pts
4-Core 170
8-Core 166
23% 168 Pts
64-Core 167
11% 167 Pts
Socket AM2 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.1
1-Core 42.2
2-Core 83.3
40% 62.2 Pts
4-Core 166
8-Core 166
23% 166 Pts
64-Core 150
10% 150 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 53.4
1-Core 41.3
2-Core 66.1
35% 53.6 Pts
4-Core 121
8-Core 148
18% 135 Pts
64-Core 152
10% 152 Pts
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Gaming
Gaming 2%
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Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus M2N68-AM SE2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $155

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