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

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

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q2 2013

CPUmark/$Price: 156.73

Overall Rank: 2288

Last Price Change: $19.19 USD (2023-06-02)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1537
Samples: 1029*
*Margin for error: Low

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

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

Integer Math20,035 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math5,291 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers11 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting6,416 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption926.5 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression51,760 KBytes/Sec
Physics255 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions1,263 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,537 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 13th of April 2024.

CPU Mark Distribution for AMD A8-6600K APU

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 13th of April 2024
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 13th of April 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 A8-6600K APU
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL2055322 - Mar 19 2024
BL2052608 - Mar 15 2024
BL2027199 - Feb 17 2024
BL2009638 - Jan 29 2024
BL2002628 - Jan 21 2024
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for AMD A8-6600K APU
As of 14th of April 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
AMD A8-6600K APU
Intel Core i3-4150 @ 3.50GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,393 (+12.8%)
AMD FX-4300 Quad-Core vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,995 (-0.4%)
AMD A10-5800K APU vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,958 (-1.7%)
AMD Athlon X4 760K Quad Core vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,948 (-2.0%)
Intel Core i3-4130T @ 2.90GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,875 (-4.4%)
AMD Athlon X4 860K vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,419 (+13.7%)
AMD A8-7600 APU vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,219 (+7.0%)
AMD FX-4100 Quad-Core vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,610 (-13.2%)
Intel Core i5-2300 @ 2.80GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,420 (+13.7%)
Intel Core i3-4130 @ 3.40GHz vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,306 (+9.9%)
AMD A10-7700K APU vs AMD A8-6600K APU
3,197 (+6.3%)
AMD FX-4130 Quad-Core vs AMD A8-6600K APU
2,684 (-10.8%)

Is the AMD A8-6600K APU Good for Gaming?
As of 14th of April 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
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7945WX
Intel Core i7-13790F
Intel Core i7-14700K
AMD A8-6600K APU