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AMD A8-5500 APU

Price and performance details for the AMD A8-5500 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 A8-5500 APU   Average CPU Mark
Socket: FM2
Clockspeed: 3.2 GHz
Turbo Speed: 3.7 GHz
No of Cores: 4 (in 2 physical modules)
Typical TDP: 65 W

Other names:  AMD A8-5500 APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2012
CPUmark/$Price:  70.67     Overall Rank:  982
Last Price Change:  $56.5 USD (2019-01-13)
3992

Single Thread Rating: 1270
Samples: 779*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
NewEgg.com$56.5Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 16th of February 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,967
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,036
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,175
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,108
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,085
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,986
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,284
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,173
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,387
AMD A8-5500 APU
3,992
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 16th of February 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
137.68
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
127.77
AMD A8-5500 APU
70.67
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.87
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
51.60
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
44.35
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
38.06
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.40
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.26
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
31.76
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
29.28
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for AMD A8-5500 APU
Most recent listed first
BL1166502 - Feb 13 2019
3229
BL1165581 - Feb 11 2019
4040
BL1158441 - Jan 31 2019
4412
BL1152815 - Jan 22 2019
4074
BL1150428 - Jan 19 2019
4034
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Popular comparisons for AMD A8-5500 APU
As of 16th of February 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD A8-5500 APU
3,992
Intel Core i3-3220 @ 3.30GHz
4,238
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
4,312
AMD FX-4300 Quad-Core
4,689
AMD A10-5700 APU
4,211
AMD A6-3670 APU
3,171
AMD A8-3870K APU
3,541
Intel Core i3-2100 @ 3.10GHz
3,691
AMD Phenom II X4 945
3,656
AMD Phenom II X4 965
4,188
Intel Core2 Quad Q9650 @ 3.00GHz
4,166
AMD A8-3800 APU
3,024
Intel Core i3-2130 @ 3.40GHz
4,066
Intel Core2 Quad Q9550 @ 2.83GHz
3,965
Intel Pentium G2120 @ 3.10GHz
3,081
Intel Core2 Quad Q9300 @ 2.50GHz
3,160
AMD Phenom II X4 960T
3,787
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