New CPU benchmarks uploaded daily CPU Benchmarks
Over 600,000 CPUs Benchmarked
CPU benchmarks made using PerformanceTest v
How does your CPU compare?
Add your CPU to our benchmark chart with PerformanceTest V8!

AMD A8-5600K APU

Price and performance details for the AMD A8-5600K 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 A8-5600K APU   Average CPU Mark
Description:  Socket: FM2, Clockspeed: 3.6 GHz, Turbo Speed: 3.9 GHz, No of Cores: 2 (2 logical cores per physical), Max TDP: 100 W
Other names:  AMD A8-5600K APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q4 2012
CPUmark/$Price:  51.18     Overall Rank:  376
Last Price Change:  $84.99 USD (2012-10-09)
4350

Single Thread Rating: 1385
Samples: 421



CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 24th of November 2014 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,256
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
9,910
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,630
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,391
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
9,017
Intel Core i7-2600K @ 3.40GHz
8,584
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,165
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
6,484
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,356
AMD A8-5600K APU
4,350
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
2,989
PassMark Software © 2008-2014

CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 24th of November 2014 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
70.63
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
60.12
AMD A8-5600K APU
51.18
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
36.02
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
34.17
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
33.66
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
31.70
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
31.56
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
28.75
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
27.48
Intel Core i7-2600K @ 3.40GHz
26.01
PassMark Software © 2008-2014


Pricing History



MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$96.99Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$89.99Buy Now!
SuperBiiz.com$84.99Buy Now!


Last 5 Baselines for AMD A8-5600K APU
Most recent listed first
BL322251 - Nov 24 2014
4380
BL321873 - Nov 23 2014
3976
BL321617 - Nov 22 2014
3832
BL320569 - Nov 20 2014
4847
BL319291 - Nov 18 2014
4440
PassMark Software © 2008-2014