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AMD A6-9230 vs Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz

The values for the CPUs below are determined from thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and are updated daily.

  • The first section will show basic information for each CPU selected.
  • The additional graphs shows the CPU Mark and Single Thread values of each CPU selected.
  • An accompany graph, if price data is available, will shows the value for money, in terms of the CPU Mark/Thread Rating per dollar.
  • The last section will show approximate yearly running costs for the CPUs.
×AMD A6-9230×Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz+ ADD
Price Search Online $109.95 - BUY
Socket TypeNA2LGA775
CPU ClassDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed2.6 GHz3.2 GHz
Turbo SpeedUp to 3.5 GHzNot Supported
# of Physical Cores2 (in 2 physical modules)2 (Threads: 2)
CacheL1: 256KB, L2: 2.0MB, L1: 128KB, L2: 6.0MB, L3: 0MB
Yearly Running Cost$2.74$11.86
First Seen on ChartQ3 2017Q4 2008
# of Samples52456
CPU Value0.011.5
Single Thread Rating(% diff. to max in group)1124(-14.9%)13203(0.0%)
CPU Mark(% diff. to max in group)1303(0.0%)1260(-3.3%)
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3 - Single thread rating may be higher than the overall rating, thread performance is just one component of the CPU Mark.

CPU Mark Rating
As of 16th of June 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD A6-9230
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 16th of June 2024 - Higher results represent better value
AMD A6-9230
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 16th of June 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD A6-9230
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz

Estimated Energy Usage Cost
Estimated Energy Adjustable Values
Average hours of use per dayAverage CPU Utilization (0-100%)1Power cost, $ per kWh2
1Average user usage is typically low and can vary from task to task. An estimate load 25% is nominal.
2Typical power costs vary around the world. Check your last power bill for details. Values of $0.15 to $0.45 per kWh are typical.
AMD A6-9230Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
Max TDP15W65W
Power consumption per day (kWh)NANA
Running cost per dayNANA
Power consumption per year (kWh)NANA
Running cost per yearNANA
Shown CPU power usage is based on linear interpolation of Max TDP (i.e. max load). Actual CPU power profile may vary.