FX 8350 vs Core i5-2500K | Hardlimit Benchmark Central

FX 8350 vs Core i5-2500K

Both FX 8350 and Core i5-2500K have an identical monothread performance although their multithread performance are slightly different. These two models were released almost at the same time which could explain their performance similarity in monothread performance.

Comparison

Specs

FX 8350

Core i5-2500K

Base frequency
4000 MHz
3300 MHz
Boost frequency
4100 MHz
3700 MHz
Half load boost frequency
4200 MHz
3600 MHz
Socket
Socket AM3+
LGA 1155
Cores
8
4
Threads
8
4
TDP
125 W
95 W
L1 cache
-
32+32 kb
L2 cache
4x2048 kb
256 kb
L3 cache
8192 kb
6144 kb
Proccess
0,032 um
0,032 um
# transistors
-
1160 M
Core
Vishera
-
Architecture
Piledriver
Sandy Bridge
Release date
10/2012
1/2011

Monothread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
N/A
N/A
Mode II [AVX]
28446
29402 [+3.36%]

Multithread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
N/A
N/A
Mode II [AVX]
120538
95543 [-26.16%]

Stats

Perf per MHz Mode II
6.94
7.95 [+14.55%]
Perf per watt Mode 0
N/A
N/A
Perf per watt Mode II
964.3
1005.72 [+4.3%]

Overclocking

The best frequency
-
4581 MHz
Second-best frequency
-
4538 MHz
Third-best frequency
-
4445 MHz

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