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AMD FX-8120 Eight-Core

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AMD FX-8120 Eight-Core

Class: Desktop

Socket: AM3+

Clockspeed: 3.1 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.0 GHz

Cores: 8 (in 4 physical modules)

Typical TDP: 125 W

Other names: AMD FX(tm)-8120 Eight-Core Processor, AMD FX(tm)-8120 Eight-Core Processor (

CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q4 2011

CPUmark/$Price:  70.65     

Overall Rank:  1065

Last Price Change:  $64.26 USD (2021-06-23)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1327
Cross-Platform Rating: 10,420
Samples: 2364*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 6,808 Thread: 1,256

CPU Test Suite Average Results for AMD FX-8120 Eight-Core

Integer Math17,507 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math8,688 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers25 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting10 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption1,363 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression75.4 MBytes/Sec
Physics422 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions2,304 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,327 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 23rd of June 2021.

CPU Mark Distribution for AMD FX-8120 Eight-Core

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 23rd of June 2021
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 23rd of June 2021.

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Pricing History

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