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Performance of selected CPUs can be found below. The values for the CPU are determined from thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

AMD Athlon II X2 255AMD Athlon II X2 260
Price$65.221$19.99 BUY NOW!
Socket TypeAM3AM3
CPU ClassDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed3.1 GHz3.2 GHz
Turbo SpeedNot SupportedNot Supported
# of Physical Cores22
Max TDP65W65W
Yearly Running Cost$11.86$11.86
First Seen on ChartQ1 2010Q2 2010
# of Samples347369
Single Thread Rating10471073
CPU Mark18461872
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CPU Mark Rating
As of 17th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD Athlon II X2 255
1,846
AMD Athlon II X2 260
1,872
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,969
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,960
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,139
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,748
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,989
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 17th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD Athlon II X2 255
28.32
AMD Athlon II X2 260
93.68
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
56.57
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
43.15
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
36.25
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
65.47
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
43.30
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CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 17th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD Athlon II X2 255
1,047
AMD Athlon II X2 260
1,073
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
2,193
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
2,703
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
2,628
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
1,775
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
2,022
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Estimated Energy Usage Cost
Estimated Energy Adjustable Values
Average hours of use per day
Average CPU Utilization (0-100%)1
Power cost, $ per kWh2
1Average user usage is typically low and can vary from task to task. An estimate load 25% is nominal.
2Typical power costs vary around the world. Check your last power bill for details. Values of $0.15 to $0.45 per kWh are typical.
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Max TDP65W65W
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Shown CPU power usage is based on linear interpolation of Max TDP (i.e. max load). Actual CPU power profile may vary.


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