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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
Class: Desktop 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:  70.81     Overall Rank:  1141
Last Price Change:  $49.99 USD (2018-10-18)
3539

Single Thread Rating: 1025
Samples: 528*
*Margin for error: Low


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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 27th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,961
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,033
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,172
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,107
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,075
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,986
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,950
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,176
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,387
AMD A8-3870K APU
3,539
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 27th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
162.76
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
93.25
AMD A8-3870K APU
70.81
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
47.82
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
46.83
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.60
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.16
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
34.81
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
33.15
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
28.79
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
21.11
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for AMD A8-3870K APU
Most recent listed first
BL1226346 - Jun 09 2019
3692
BL1226095 - Jun 08 2019
3524
BL1225314 - Jun 06 2019
2193
BL1225009 - Jun 05 2019
3604
BL1222958 - May 31 2019
3535
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Popular comparisons for AMD A8-3870K APU
As of 27th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD A8-3870K APU
3,539
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
4,316
AMD A8-3800 APU
3,014
AMD A8-5500 APU
3,995
Intel Core i3-2100 @ 3.10GHz
3,689
AMD A6-3620 APU
2,797
AMD Athlon II X3 460
2,863
Intel Core2 Quad Q9400 @ 2.66GHz
3,340
Intel Core2 Quad Q8300 @ 2.50GHz
2,980
Intel Core2 Quad Q9550 @ 2.83GHz
3,963
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
2,949
AMD Athlon II X3 455
2,767
AMD Athlon II X4 615e
2,901
Intel Core i3-2100T @ 2.50GHz
2,962
AMD Phenom II X4 B97
3,865
Intel Core2 Quad Q6700 @ 2.66GHz
3,282
AMD A10-5700 APU
4,211
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