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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:  30.95     Overall Rank:  962
Last Price Change:  $129 USD (2017-03-24)
3993

Single Thread Rating: 1271
Samples: 768*
*Margin for error: Low


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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 16th 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
11,111
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,091
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,991
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 A8-5500 APU
3,993
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 16th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
127.85
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
116.09
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
35.41
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
34.60
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
33.67
AMD A8-5500 APU
30.95
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for AMD A8-5500 APU
Most recent listed first
BL1121403 - Dec 06 2018
4332
BL1115433 - Nov 27 2018
4364
BL1114065 - Nov 24 2018
4143
BL1111415 - Nov 20 2018
4353
BL1110765 - Nov 19 2018
4393
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Popular comparisons for AMD A8-5500 APU
As of 16th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD A8-5500 APU
3,993
Intel Core i3-3225 @ 3.30GHz
4,337
AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core
4,858
Intel Core i3-4130 @ 3.40GHz
4,797
Intel Core i3-3220T @ 2.80GHz
3,698
AMD FX-4100 Quad-Core
4,070
AMD A8-3820 APU
3,111
Intel Core i3-4150 @ 3.50GHz
4,891
Intel Core i3-3210 @ 3.20GHz
4,032
AMD Phenom II X4 955
3,931
AMD A10-6700 APU
4,597
Intel Pentium G4560 @ 3.50GHz
4,872
AMD A8-6600K APU
4,584
AMD A8-3850 APU
3,468
Intel Core i5-4570T @ 2.90GHz
4,827
AMD A8-6500 APU
4,385
Intel Core i5-2390T @ 2.70GHz
4,262
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