The FX-8350 is a 4 core CPU from AMD. This chip has a good overall score at 30% in our CPU benchmark. Our gaming benchmark shows that this CPU is a very good processor for gaming, with a score of 44%. As for multitasking and heavy workloads, the FX-8350 scores 26% and 25% respectively. Indeed, this is an average rating for very heavy workloads.
The FX-8350 has 4 cores and 8 threads. This CPU makes use of simultaneous multithreading technology to improve performance on parallel tasks. Each physical CPU core is divided into multiple logical processors. This AMD CPU has a clock speed of 4 GHz.
As for memory, the FX-8350 makes use of DDR3 memory. The faster the memory, the better. Faster memory means that the CPU doesn't have to wait to get the data it needs.
In terms of cache, the FX-8350 has 384 KiB of level 1 cache, 8 MiB of level 2 cache and 8 MiB of level 3 cache. This is a fast memory located close to the processor, which stores copies of frequently used data from main memory.
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