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AMD A8-5500 APU

Price and performance details for the AMD A8-5500 APU can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the CPU compared to the 10 other common (single) CPUs in terms of PassMark CPU Mark.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the CPUMark per dollar.
  • The pricing history data shows the price for a single Processor. For multiple Processors, multiply the price shown by the number of CPUs.

AMD A8-5500 APU   Average CPU Mark
Description:  Socket: FM2, Clockspeed: 3.2 GHz, Turbo Speed: 3.7 GHz, No of Cores: 2 (2 logical cores per physical), Max TDP: 65 W
Other names:  AMD A8-5500 APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2012
CPUmark/$Price:  41.17     Overall Rank:  428
Last Price Change:  $97.99 USD (2012-11-04)
4034

Single Thread Rating: 1271
Samples: 351



CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 27th of January 2015 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,247
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,235
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
9,894
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,624
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,382
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,996
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,163
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
6,481
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,360
AMD A8-5500 APU
4,034
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
2,990
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 27th of January 2015 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
63.61
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
51.62
AMD A8-5500 APU
41.17
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
33.37
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
31.92
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
30.76
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
30.48
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
29.67
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
26.88
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
20.32
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
18.81
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Pricing History



MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$97.99Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$98.99Buy Now!


Last 5 Baselines for AMD A8-5500 APU
Most recent listed first
BL353932 - Jan 22 2015
3940
BL350416 - Jan 16 2015
2603
BL350330 - Jan 15 2015
3985
BL350044 - Jan 15 2015
4065
BL348261 - Jan 11 2015
4295
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