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AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core

Price and performance details for the AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core 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.
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Is the AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core Good for Gaming?

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AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core


Class: Desktop

Socket: AM3+

Clockspeed: 3.6 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.2 GHz

Cores: 8 (in 4 physical modules)

Typical TDP: 125 W

Cache per CPU Package:
L1 Instruction Cache: 4 x 16 KB
L1 Data Cache: 4 x 64 KB
L2 Cache: 4 x 2048 KB
L3 Cache: 8 MB

Other names: AMD FX(tm)-8150 Eight-Core Processor

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q3 2011

CPUmark/$Price: 17.53

Overall Rank: 1725

Last Price Change: $299.95 USD (2024-05-07)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1434
Samples: 2363*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 7,769
Thread: 1,370

CPU Test Suite Average Results for AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core

Integer Math19,951 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math9,939 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers28 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting11,834 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption1,652 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression89,546 KBytes/Sec
Physics459 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions2,724 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,434 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 20th of May 2024.

CPU Mark Distribution for AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 20th of May 2024
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 20th of May 2024.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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Pricing History

Last 5 Baselines for AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL2056079 - Mar 19 2024
BL2055989 - Mar 19 2024
BL2054598 - Mar 18 2024
BL2034212 - Feb 25 2024
BL2020701 - Feb 10 2024
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
As of 21st of May 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
Intel Core i7-3820 @ 3.60GHz vs AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
5,754 (+9.4%)
Intel Core i5-3550 @ 3.30GHz vs AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
4,809 (-8.6%)
AMD FX-6200 Six-Core vs AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
4,105 (-22.0%)
AMD FX-8370 Eight-Core vs AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
6,205 (+18.0%)
Intel Core i7-2600S @ 2.80GHz vs AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
4,628 (-12.0%)
Intel Core i5-3475S @ 2.90GHz vs AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
4,264 (-18.9%)
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz vs AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
6,410 (+21.9%)
Intel Core i7-4790T @ 2.70GHz vs AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
6,338 (+20.5%)
Intel Core i7-2700K @ 3.50GHz vs AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
5,725 (+8.8%)
AMD FX-8120 Eight-Core vs AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
4,643 (-11.7%)
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz vs AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
8,206 (+56.0%)
Intel Core i7-980 @ 3.33GHz vs AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
6,926 (+31.7%)

Is the AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core Good for Gaming?
As of 21st of May 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
Intel Core i9-14900KS
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X3D
AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D
Intel Core i9-13900KS
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
Intel Core i9-14900K
Intel Core i9-14900KF
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X3D
Intel Core i9-13900K
Intel Core i7-14700K
Intel Core i7-13790F
Intel Core i7-14700KF
AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core