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AMD FX-6120 Six-Core

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Is the AMD FX-6120 Six-Core Good for Gaming?

This is a fairly old CPU that is no longer competitive with newer CPUs. [More ...]

AMD FX-6120 Six-Core


Class: Desktop

Socket: AM3+

Clockspeed: 3.5 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.1 GHz

Cores: 6 (in 3 physical modules)

Typical TDP: 95 W

Cache Size: L1: 480 KB, L2: 12.0 MB, L3: 8 MB

Other names: AMD FX(tm)-6120 Six-Core Processor

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q2 2012

CPUmark/$Price: 66.47

Overall Rank: 1720

Last Price Change: $58.02 USD (2023-05-20)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1420
Samples: 215*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 5,806
Thread: 1,287

CPU Test Suite Average Results for AMD FX-6120 Six-Core

Integer Math13,933 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math7,025 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers22 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting8,785 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption1,144 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression65,135 KBytes/Sec
Physics391 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions1,899 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,420 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 31st of May 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for AMD FX-6120 Six-Core

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 30th of May 2023

Not Enough Data from Current Version of PerformanceTest to Create Distribution Graph.

From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 30th of May 2023.

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Last 5 Baselines for AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1579169 - Jun 10 2022
BL1476458 - Dec 06 2021
BL1396762 - Apr 20 2021
BL1381437 - Mar 12 2021
BL1381243 - Mar 12 2021
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
As of 1st of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core vs AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
4,523 (+17.3%)
Intel Core i5-4440 @ 3.10GHz vs AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
4,750 (+23.2%)
Intel Core i5-4430 @ 3.00GHz vs AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
4,680 (+21.4%)
Intel Core i5-3570S @ 3.10GHz vs AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
4,616 (+19.7%)
Intel Core i5-3470S @ 2.90GHz vs AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
4,399 (+14.1%)
Intel Core i5-2550K @ 3.40GHz vs AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
4,120 (+6.8%)
AMD Phenom II X6 1090T vs AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
3,737 (-3.1%)
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz vs AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
4,114 (+6.7%)
AMD A10-7850K APU vs AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
3,407 (-11.7%)
AMD Phenom II X6 1065T vs AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
3,370 (-12.6%)
AMD Phenom II X6 1075T vs AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
3,357 (-13.0%)
AMD Phenom II X6 1045T vs AMD FX-6120 Six-Core
3,099 (-19.7%)

Is the AMD FX-6120 Six-Core Good for Gaming?
As of 1st of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
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AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D
Intel Core i9-13900T
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AMD FX-6120 Six-Core