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AMD A8-6600K APU

Price and performance details for the AMD A8-6600K 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.

Is the AMD A8-6600K APU Good for Gaming?

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

AMD A8-6600K APU


Class: Desktop

Socket: FM2

Clockspeed: 3.9 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.2 GHz

Cores: 4 (in 2 physical modules)

Typical TDP: 100 W

Cache Size: L1: 320 KB, L2: 8.0 MB,

Other names: AMD A8-6600K APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q2 2013

CPUmark/$Price: 155.07

Overall Rank: 2019

Last Price Change: $19.29 USD (2023-06-01)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1534
Samples: 1009*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 4,681
Thread: 1,459

CPU Test Suite Average Results for AMD A8-6600K APU

Integer Math20,029 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math5,284 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers11 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting6,415 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption919.4 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression51,639 KBytes/Sec
Physics253 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions1,254 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,534 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 1st of June 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for AMD A8-6600K APU

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 26th of May 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 26th of May 2023.
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 A8-6600K APU
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1829339 - May 29 2023
BL1824136 - May 22 2023
BL1815106 - May 10 2023
BL1814349 - May 09 2023
BL1812289 - May 06 2023 [Excluded]
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for AMD A8-6600K APU
As of 1st of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
AMD A8-6600K APU
Intel Core i3-4150 @ 3.50GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,379 (+12.9%)
AMD FX-4300 Quad-Core vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,977 (-0.5%)
AMD Athlon X4 760K Quad Core vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,939 (-1.8%)
Intel Core i3-4130T @ 2.90GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,867 (-4.2%)
Intel Core i3-3220 @ 3.30GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,254 (-24.7%)
AMD Athlon X4 860K vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,412 (+14.0%)
AMD A8-7600 APU vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,210 (+7.3%)
AMD FX-4100 Quad-Core vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,590 (-13.4%)
Intel Core i5-2300 @ 2.80GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,385 (+13.2%)
Intel Core i3-4130 @ 3.40GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,314 (+10.8%)
AMD FX-4130 Quad-Core vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,649 (-11.4%)
AMD Phenom II X4 945 vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,345 (-21.6%)

Is the AMD A8-6600K APU Good for Gaming?
As of 1st of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X3D
AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D
Intel Core i9-13900KS
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
Intel Core i9-13900K
Intel Core i9-13900KF
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D
Intel Core i9-13900T
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X
Intel Core i7-13700K
Intel Core i5-13600K
Intel Core i5-13600KF
AMD A8-6600K APU