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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?

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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: 134.24

Overall Rank: 1848

Last Price Change: $22.23 USD (2023-02-03)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1534
Samples: 1000*
*Margin for error: Low

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

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

Integer Math20,015 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math5,278 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers11 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting6 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption915.0 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression50.3 MBytes/Sec
Physics253 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions1,249 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,534 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 3rd of February 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for AMD A8-6600K APU

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 2nd of February 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 2nd of February 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
BL1736574 - Feb 03 2023
BL1731700 - Jan 28 2023
BL1717590 - Jan 11 2023
BL1713752 - Jan 06 2023
BL1690657 - Dec 09 2022
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for AMD A8-6600K APU
As of 3rd of February 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
AMD A8-6600K APU
AMD Athlon X4 860K vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,414 (+14.4%)
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,293 (-23.2%)
Intel Core i5-2300 @ 2.80GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,383 (+13.4%)
Intel Core i5-760 @ 2.80GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,601 (-12.8%)
AMD Phenom II X4 945 vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,325 (-22.1%)
Intel Core i3-4130 @ 3.40GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,304 (+10.7%)
AMD FX-4300 Quad-Core vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,968 (-0.5%)
AMD Athlon X4 760K Quad Core vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,919 (-2.2%)
AMD A8-6500 APU vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,808 (-5.9%)
Intel Core i5-660 @ 3.33GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,379 (-20.3%)
AMD Phenom II X4 840 vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,372 (-20.5%)
AMD Athlon X4 870K vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,392 (+13.7%)

Is the AMD A8-6600K APU Good for Gaming?
As of 3rd of February 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
Intel Core i9-13900T
Intel Core i9-13900KS
Intel Core i9-13900F
Intel Core i9-13900K
Intel Core i9-13900KF
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X
Intel Core i7-13700K
Intel Core i5-13600K
Intel Core i5-13600KF
Intel Core i7-13700F
Intel Core i9-12900KS
AMD A8-6600K APU