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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:  23.65     Overall Rank:  1200
Last Price Change:  $149.67 USD (2019-06-30)
3539

Single Thread Rating: 1025
Samples: 531*
*Margin for error: Low


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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 18th of September 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,930
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
11,996
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,169
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,110
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,077
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,991
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,955
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,185
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,406
AMD A8-3870K APU
3,539
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 18th of September 2019 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
66.29
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
53.80
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
51.33
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.52
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
45.28
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
37.11
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.54
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
34.15
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
33.79
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
30.47
AMD A8-3870K APU
23.65
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for AMD A8-3870K APU
Most recent listed first
BL1268284 - Sep 12 2019
3551
BL1254282 - Aug 11 2019
3392
BL1250558 - Aug 03 2019
3600
BL1248267 - Jul 29 2019
4433
BL1238194 - Jul 09 2019
3265
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Popular comparisons for AMD A8-3870K APU
As of 18th of September 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD A8-3870K APU
3,539
AMD FX-4100 Quad-Core
4,073
Intel Core i3-2130 @ 3.40GHz
4,077
AMD A8-3820 APU
3,106
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
2,686
Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz
2,829
AMD Phenom II X4 955
3,919
AMD Phenom II X4 965
4,179
Intel Core i3-2105 @ 3.10GHz
3,712
Intel Core i3-3220T @ 2.80GHz
3,695
Intel Pentium G3220 @ 3.00GHz
3,127
Intel Core i5-2390T @ 2.70GHz
4,223
AMD Phenom 9950 Quad-Core
3,009
Intel Core i3-560 @ 3.33GHz
2,933
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,185
AMD Phenom 9850 Quad-Core
2,887
AMD Phenom II X4 810
3,121
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