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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:  71.15     Overall Rank:  1039
Last Price Change:  $49.99 USD (2018-10-18)
3556

Single Thread Rating: 1028
Samples: 492*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
NewEgg.com$49.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 20th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,183
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,099
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,989
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,523
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,293
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,196
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,170
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,385
AMD A8-3870K APU
3,556
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 20th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
111.86
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
108.24
AMD A8-3870K APU
71.15
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.65
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.92
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
49.80
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.25
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.43
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.80
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
35.44
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
32.02
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for AMD A8-3870K APU
Most recent listed first
BL1093541 - Oct 18 2018
3012
BL1090893 - Oct 13 2018
4326
BL1083532 - Sep 29 2018
3421
BL1081039 - Sep 24 2018
3077
BL1076803 - Sep 15 2018
3556
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Popular comparisons for AMD A8-3870K APU
As of 20th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD A8-3870K APU
3,556
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
4,310
Intel Core i3-2100 @ 3.10GHz
3,687
AMD A6-3620 APU
2,799
AMD A6-3670 APU
3,193
AMD Athlon II X3 460
2,857
Intel Core2 Quad Q9300 @ 2.50GHz
3,161
Intel Core2 Quad Q8300 @ 2.50GHz
2,986
Intel Core2 Quad Q9550 @ 2.83GHz
3,974
AMD Phenom II X4 965
4,193
AMD Phenom II X4 945
3,665
AMD Athlon II X4 645
3,474
AMD Athlon II X4 615e
2,901
Intel Core i3-2100T @ 2.50GHz
2,934
Intel Core i5-660 @ 3.33GHz
3,248
AMD Phenom 9750 Quad-Core
2,812
AMD Athlon II X4 630
3,134
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