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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
Socket: FM2
Clockspeed: 3.6 GHz
Turbo Speed: 3.9 GHz
No of Cores: 4 (in 2 physical modules)
Typical TDP: 100 W

Other names:  AMD A8-5600K APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q4 2012
CPUmark/$Price:  33.52     Overall Rank:  677
Last Price Change:  $129 USD (2012-10-09)
4324

Single Thread Rating: 1376
Samples: 767*
*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 24th of April 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,197
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,120
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,116
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
10,001
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,549
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,315
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,941
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,143
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,354
AMD A8-5600K APU
4,324
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
2,974
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 24th of April 2017 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
84.73
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
74.51
AMD A8-5600K APU
33.52
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
32.71
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
32.26
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
28.56
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.27
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
28.13
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
25.35
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
18.61
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
14.87
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for AMD A8-5600K APU
Most recent listed first
BL814118 - Apr 15 2017
5771
BL814113 - Apr 15 2017
5481
BL813889 - Apr 14 2017
4636
BL813766 - Apr 14 2017
3667
BL811703 - Apr 10 2017
4889
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