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AMD A8-5600K APU

Price and performance details for the AMD A8-5600K 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 A8-5600K APU   Average CPU Mark
Socket: FM2
Clockspeed: 3.6 GHz
Turbo Speed: 3.9 GHz
No of Cores: 4 (in 2 physical modules)
Typical TDP: 100 W

Other names:  AMD A8-5600K APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q4 2012
CPUmark/$Price:  18.93     Overall Rank:  809
Last Price Change:  $229.3 USD (2012-10-09)
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Single Thread Rating: 1378
Samples: 843*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$229.3Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 27th of April 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,188
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,105
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,997
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,529
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,302
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,204
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,166
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,382
AMD A8-5600K APU
4,340
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 27th of April 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
82.35
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
82.15
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
43.18
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
30.07
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
29.80
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.72
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
25.21
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
24.29
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
20.59
AMD A8-5600K APU
18.93
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
17.98
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for AMD A8-5600K APU
Most recent listed first
BL1014121 - Apr 24 2018
4844
BL1011681 - Apr 19 2018
3906
BL1011589 - Apr 19 2018
4909
BL1008779 - Apr 13 2018
4507
BL1001635 - Mar 30 2018
4190
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Popular comparisons for AMD A8-5600K APU
As of 27th of April 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD A8-5600K APU
4,340
Intel Core i3-4130 @ 3.40GHz
4,795
Intel Core i5-3470T @ 2.90GHz
4,500
AMD Athlon X4 740 Quad Core
4,009
Intel Core i3-3225 @ 3.30GHz
4,337
Intel Core i3-4340 @ 3.60GHz
5,240
Intel Core i5-760 @ 2.80GHz
3,897
AMD A8-3870K APU
3,572
Intel Core i5-3450 @ 3.10GHz
6,508
AMD Athlon II X4 640
3,318
AMD A8-6600K APU
4,578
Intel Core i5-3350P @ 3.10GHz
6,140
AMD A10-5800K APU
4,638
Intel Core i5-750 @ 2.67GHz
3,703
AMD FX-6100 Six-Core
5,376
AMD A10-7700K APU
5,134
Intel Pentium G3258 @ 3.20GHz
3,900
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