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AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core

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Is the AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core Good for Gaming?

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AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core


Class: Desktop

Socket: AM3+

Clockspeed: 2.8 GHz

Turbo Speed: 3.7 GHz

Cores: 8 (in 4 physical modules)

Typical TDP: 95 W

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

Other names: AMD FX(tm)-8100 Eight-Core Processor

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q1 2012

CPUmark/$Price: 41.28

Overall Rank: 1978

Last Price Change: $98.02 USD (2023-04-27)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1137
Samples: 45*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 5,645
Thread: 1,057

CPU Test Suite Average Results for AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core

Integer Math15,964 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math7,918 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers25 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting8,818 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption1,227 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression67,155 KBytes/Sec
Physics385 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions2,063 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,137 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 28th of May 2024.

CPU Mark Distribution for AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 22nd of May 2024

Not Enough Data from Current Version of PerformanceTest to Create Distribution Graph.

From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 22nd of May 2024.

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Last 5 Baselines for AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL2002301 - Jan 21 2024
BL1986340 - Jan 03 2024
BL1889563 - Aug 24 2023
BL1349489 - Jan 03 2021
BL1270382 - Jul 20 2020
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
As of 28th of May 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
AMD FX-8120 Eight-Core vs AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
4,642 (+14.7%)
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz vs AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
4,955 (+22.5%)
Intel Core i7-2700K @ 3.50GHz vs AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
5,726 (+41.5%)
Intel Core i5-4440 @ 3.10GHz vs AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
4,771 (+17.9%)
Intel Core i5-3450S @ 2.80GHz vs AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
4,375 (+8.1%)
Intel Core i5-3350P @ 3.10GHz vs AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
4,280 (+5.8%)
Intel Core i5-3330 @ 3.00GHz vs AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
4,097 (+1.2%)
Intel Core i5-2400 @ 3.10GHz vs AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
3,866 (-4.5%)
Intel Core i7-950 @ 3.07GHz vs AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
3,203 (-20.8%)
Intel Core i7-870 @ 2.93GHz vs AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
3,124 (-22.8%)
Intel Core i5-2380P @ 3.10GHz vs AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
3,797 (-6.2%)
Intel Core i5-3570 @ 3.40GHz vs AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core
4,925 (+21.7%)

Is the AMD FX-8100 Eight-Core Good for Gaming?
As of 28th 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-8100 Eight-Core