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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:  70.68     Overall Rank:  1006
Last Price Change:  $56.5 USD (2019-01-13)
3993

Single Thread Rating: 1269
Samples: 792*
*Margin for error: Low


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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 24th of April 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,964
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,038
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,175
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,109
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,082
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,987
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,282
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,950
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,174
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,389
AMD A8-5500 APU
3,993
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 24th of April 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
127.95
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
93.97
AMD A8-5500 APU
70.68
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
45.50
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
44.35
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
42.64
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
33.56
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
28.81
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
24.86
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
23.28
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
17.94
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for AMD A8-5500 APU
Most recent listed first
BL1201956 - Apr 17 2019
4449
BL1198384 - Apr 10 2019
5463
BL1195551 - Apr 04 2019
4324
BL1185994 - Mar 17 2019
4366
BL1185646 - Mar 17 2019
3951
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Popular comparisons for AMD A8-5500 APU
As of 24th of April 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD A8-5500 APU
3,993
AMD FX-4300 Quad-Core
4,692
AMD A8-3870K APU
3,543
AMD A10-5700 APU
4,210
AMD Phenom II X4 945
3,656
Intel Core2 Quad Q9550 @ 2.83GHz
3,965
Intel Core2 Quad Q9300 @ 2.50GHz
3,159
AMD Phenom II X4 960T
3,785
AMD A8-3800 APU
3,022
Intel Core i3-3220 @ 3.30GHz
4,241
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
4,314
AMD Athlon II X4 645
3,473
AMD Athlon II X4 635
3,236
Intel Pentium G2130 @ 3.20GHz
3,205
AMD A6-3620 APU
2,797
AMD Phenom II X4 940
3,590
AMD FX-4130 Quad-Core
4,163
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