AMD A8-3870K

AMD A8-3870K Benchmark

AMD A8-3870K Processor benchmark and specs - 4 core AMD CPU rating. Is the A8-3870K good for gaming?

CPU Benchmark Score

13 %
Average score from 1 sample
High uncertainty

Ranked 1,006th out of 1,337 in the CPU Database.

Overall Gaming Multitasking Heavy Workloads
13 % 24 % 10 % 10 %
Average Average Average Average

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CPU Comparison

The AMD A8-3870K compared against popular alternatives. Compare against more CPUs with our CPU Comparison Tool.

Intel Core i3-2120
16 %
Intel Core i3-4100M
14 %
Intel Core i7-2640M
14 %
Intel Core i5-3230M
14 %
Intel Core i5-661
14 %
AMD A8-3870K
13 %
Intel Core i5-3437U
13 %


Cores 4
Threads 4
TDP 100 W

AMD A8-3870K

The A8-3870K is a 4 core CPU from AMD. This chip has an average overall score at 13% in our CPU benchmark. Our gaming benchmark shows that this CPU is an average processor for gaming, with a score of 24%. As for multitasking and heavy workloads, the A8-3870K scores 10% and 10% respectively. Indeed, this is an average rating for very heavy workloads.

The A8-3870K has 4 cores and 4 threads. This chip has no simultaneous multithreading support, as it has the same number of cores as threads.

Power and thermals for the AMD A8-3870K CPU are a TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 100 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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