PassMark Software
New CPU benchmarks uploaded daily CPU Benchmarks
Over 1,000,000 CPUs Benchmarked
CPU benchmarks made using PerformanceTest v
How does your CPU compare?
Add your CPU to our benchmark chart with PerformanceTest V9!

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
Class: Desktop 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:  70.76     Overall Rank:  1087
Last Price Change:  $56.5 USD (2019-01-13)
3997

Single Thread Rating: 1269
Samples: 816*
*Margin for error: Low


Search for AMD A8-5500 APU from the Featured Merchants below:
Amazon.com
Newegg.com
EBay.com


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 16th of September 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,929
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
9,990
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
6,405
AMD A8-5500 APU
3,997
PassMark Software © 2008-2019

CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 16th of September 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD A8-5500 APU
70.76
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
66.29
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
61.01
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
53.71
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
51.33
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.51
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
45.28
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
37.11
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.54
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
33.79
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
30.47
PassMark Software © 2008-2019


Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for AMD A8-5500 APU
Most recent listed first
BL1268328 - Sep 12 2019
3483
BL1257774 - Aug 19 2019
4355
BL1254056 - Aug 11 2019
3787
BL1251943 - Aug 07 2019
3544
BL1250490 - Aug 03 2019
4366
PassMark Software © 2008-2019



Popular comparisons for AMD A8-5500 APU
As of 16th of September 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD A8-5500 APU
3,997
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
4,318
Intel Core i3-3220 @ 3.30GHz
4,245
AMD A10-5700 APU
4,214
Intel Core i3-2100 @ 3.10GHz
3,692
Intel Core i3-2120 @ 3.30GHz
3,930
AMD A8-3800 APU
3,011
Intel Core2 Quad Q9550 @ 2.83GHz
3,963
Intel Core2 Quad Q9400 @ 2.66GHz
3,339
AMD Phenom II X4 945
3,653
Intel Pentium G2130 @ 3.20GHz
3,199
AMD FX-4130 Quad-Core
4,164
AMD A6-3620 APU
2,794
AMD Phenom II X4 925
3,416
AMD A8-9600
4,966
AMD Athlon 200GE
4,920
AMD A10-5800K APU
4,647
PassMark Software © 2008-2019