Average Bench: 42.5% (928th of 1323)

Based on 278 user benchmarks.  Device: 178BFBFF00100F62 Model: AMD Athlon(tm) X2 240 Processor
Poor: 28%Average: 42.5% Great: 48%
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Below average average bench

The AMD Athlon X2 240 averaged 57.5% 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 70Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 46.5Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Athlon X2 240 is 20.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Athlon X2 240 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 93.1Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 91.7Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 278 samples)
Min Avg Max
48.2 Memory 70 79.9
29.3 1-Core 46.5 52.2
48.6 2-Core 88.5 103
44.7% 68.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
47.8 4-Core 89.5 104
62.6 8-Core 91.7 104
12.4% 90.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
58.5 64-Core 93.1 104
6.2% 93.1 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 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.3
1-Core 51.1
2-Core 103
48% 75.4 Pts
4-Core 104
8-Core 101
14% 102 Pts
64-Core 102
7% 102 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.2
1-Core 48.5
2-Core 68.2
45% 64.3 Pts
4-Core 71.6
8-Core 83.7
10% 77.6 Pts
64-Core 90.9
6% 90.9 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.2
1-Core 49.6
2-Core 74.3
45% 66 Pts
4-Core 80.4
8-Core 85.5
11% 82.9 Pts
64-Core 40.1
3% 40.1 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.4
1-Core 47.9
2-Core 96
46% 71.8 Pts
4-Core 96.2
8-Core 99.1
13% 97.6 Pts
64-Core 97.7
7% 97.7 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
Memory 72.7
1-Core 50.1
2-Core 93.8
47% 72.2 Pts
4-Core 88.2
8-Core 89.1
12% 88.6 Pts
64-Core 102
7% 102 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
Memory 73
1-Core 50
2-Core 89.4
47% 70.8 Pts
4-Core 84.1
8-Core 87.3
12% 85.7 Pts
64-Core 101
7% 101 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
Memory 64.2
1-Core 45.3
2-Core 102
44% 70.6 Pts
4-Core 104
8-Core 103
14% 103 Pts
64-Core 99
7% 99 Pts
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 47.8
1-Core 19.6
2-Core 22.7
23% 30 Pts
4-Core 34.4
8-Core 51.8
6% 43.1 Pts
64-Core 46.3
3% 46.3 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 48,478,557 CPUs tested.

Typical Athlon X2 240 Builds (Compare 506 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-M61PME-S2P

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 12% - Very poor Total price: $27

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