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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
Socket: FM2
Clockspeed: 3.2 GHz
Turbo Speed: 3.7 GHz
No of Cores: 4 (in 2 physical modules)
Typical TDP: 65 W

Other names:  AMD A8-5500 APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2012
CPUmark/$Price:  30.87     Overall Rank:  721
Last Price Change:  $129 USD (2012-11-04)
3982

Single Thread Rating: 1270
Samples: 624*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$129Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 26th of March 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,185
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,118
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,112
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
10,001
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,548
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,318
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,938
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,138
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,348
AMD A8-5500 APU
3,982
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
2,978
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 26th of March 2017 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
70.54
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
59.59
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.87
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
33.28
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
31.45
AMD A8-5500 APU
30.87
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
28.74
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
26.90
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
25.34
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
23.71
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
17.48
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for AMD A8-5500 APU
Most recent listed first
BL801137 - Mar 23 2017
3748
BL797278 - Mar 17 2017
4296
BL797014 - Mar 17 2017
4274
BL794391 - Mar 13 2017
4222
BL793551 - Mar 12 2017
4209
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