The A6-5357M is a 2 core CPU from AMD released in 2013. This chip has a bad overall score at 8% in our CPU benchmark. Our gaming benchmark shows that this CPU is an average processor for gaming, with a score of 17%. As for multitasking and heavy workloads, the A6-5357M scores 6% and 5% respectively. Indeed, this is a bad rating for very heavy workloads.
The A6-5357M has 2 cores and 2 threads. This chip has no simultaneous multithreading support, as it has the same number of cores as threads. This AMD CPU has a clock speed of 2.9 GHz and a turbo speed of 3.5 GHz : a higher clock speed that can be reached when thermals and power delivery allow. This CPU has a locked multiplier, so you are not able to overclock it beyond this frequency.
In terms of cache, the A6-5357M has 256 KiB of level 1 cache, 1 MiB of level 2 cache. This is a fast memory located close to the processor, which stores copies of frequently used data from main memory.
Power and thermals for the AMD A6-5357M CPU are a TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 35 watts. This measures the amount of heat the processor produces when running at full load. This isn't a measure of power consumption, but it's good estimate.
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