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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 FX-6100 Six-CoreIntel Core i5-2550K @ 3.40GHz
Price$246 BUY NOW!$99.99 BUY NOW!
Socket TypeAM3+LGA1155
CPU ClassDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed3.3 GHz3.4 GHz
Turbo SpeedUp to 3.9 GHzUp to 3.8 GHz
# of Physical Cores3 (2 logical cores per physical)4
Max TDP95W95W
Yearly Running Cost$17.34$17.34
First Seen on ChartQ4 2011Q1 2012
# of Samples2601119
Single Thread Rating11851953
CPU Mark53776700


CPU Mark Rating
As of 16th of July 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD FX-6100 Six-Core
5,377
Intel Core i5-2550K @ 3.40GHz
6,700
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,993
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,750
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,995
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,285
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,055
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 16th of July 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6100 Six-Core
21.86
Intel Core i5-2550K @ 3.40GHz
67.01
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.97
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
63.66
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
48.13
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
76.79
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
38.28
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CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 16th of July 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD FX-6100 Six-Core
1,185
Intel Core i5-2550K @ 3.40GHz
1,953
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
2,705
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
1,775
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
2,021
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
1,824
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
2,583
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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 TDP95W95W
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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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