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AMD A8-3870K APU

Price and performance details for the AMD A8-3870K 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 A8-3870K APU   Average CPU Mark
Socket: FM1
Clockspeed: 3.0 GHz
No of Cores: 4
Typical TDP: 100 W

Other names:  AMD A8-3870 APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q4 2011
CPUmark/$Price:  70.98     Overall Rank:  1068
Last Price Change:  $49.99 USD (2018-10-18)
3548

Single Thread Rating: 1027
Samples: 499*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 17th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,038
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,180
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,110
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,090
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,990
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,517
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,289
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,171
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
AMD A8-3870K APU
3,548
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 17th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
127.85
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
116.09
AMD A8-3870K APU
70.98
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
58.06
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
50.15
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.22
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.42
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.81
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
35.40
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
34.62
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
33.67
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for AMD A8-3870K APU
Most recent listed first
BL1126603 - Dec 14 2018
2740
BL1123054 - Dec 08 2018
2977
BL1117757 - Nov 30 2018
3271
BL1110659 - Nov 19 2018
3092
BL1109056 - Nov 16 2018
4200
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Popular comparisons for AMD A8-3870K APU
As of 17th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD A8-3870K APU
3,548
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
4,306
AMD A6-3620 APU
2,799
Intel Core i3-2100 @ 3.10GHz
3,688
AMD A8-3800 APU
3,034
AMD A6-3670 APU
3,189
AMD Athlon II X3 460
2,859
AMD Phenom II X4 945
3,660
Intel Core2 Quad Q9300 @ 2.50GHz
3,160
AMD Phenom II X4 965
4,191
Intel Core2 Quad Q9650 @ 3.00GHz
4,169
Intel Core2 Quad Q9550 @ 2.83GHz
3,972
Intel Core2 Quad Q8300 @ 2.50GHz
2,985
Intel Core i3-2100T @ 2.50GHz
2,941
AMD Athlon II X3 455
2,769
AMD Athlon II X4 615e
2,901
AMD Athlon II X4 645
3,474
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