It gets a bit more complicated if you’re after a budget system that can game at p — to use as a media centre, for example. People who bought this also bought. With more fine-tuning and a really good cooler, we’ve seen reports of much higher clockspeeds, but we’re not overly sure it’s ultimately worth it for the performance returns. This machine offers users incredible performance and overclocking potential with the totally unlocked AMD A-Series. PCMark 8 Home 3.

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AMD AK Black Edition APU: Verdict | TechRadar

Amv above are the two systems that we will be comparing the performance of. People who bought this also bought. Intel Core i3 3. Not only can this thing handle most games at low to medium settings, It ammd also be overclocked well. Verdict Prev Page Benchmarks. Benchmark performance amd a8 3870k all cores. Intel Core i5 K. Benchmark performance using all amd a8 3870k. Plus, it’s unlikely amd a8 3870k motherboard manufacturers are going to get behind this platform with high end boards full of good, stable overclocking features — because potential purchasers just aren’t going to spend the extra they’ll cost to make.


Benchmarks Real world tests of Core i3 vs A8 K. Came wrapped nicely, too.

Enough that while 3870m not going to be our chip of choice for a workstation or enthusiast games rig, if you want a small, low cost PC which is capable of occasional games at console quality, it’s a steal. For my particular motherboard, with an FM1 Socket. Fire Strike, CompuBench 1. For a workplace 8a, then, the AK is an exceptional choice.

AMD FX 3. Pair amd a8 3870k with a amd a8 3870k CPU cooler and you got your self the best sub dollar gaming rig I have ever seen.

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Intel Core i – 2. Plus, you get an increase in overall system performance, which helps you become more productive and have a more enjoyable experience!

AMD A8-3870K 3GHz Quad-Core (AD3870WNZ43GX) Processor

Z8 overclocked, the AK alone isn’t an alternative amd a8 3870k discrete graphics — although it does come very close if you’re willing to sacrifice graphics quality. Last one Free amd a8 3870k.

Sky Diver Data courtesy FutureMark. Intel Core i3 So even if our dream of using one to outperform a Core i7 isn’t going to happen, the AK is still a great little chip.


PassMark – AMD AK APU – Price performance comparison

This system can easily perform mainstream tasks like web browsing and office work with ease amd a8 3870k can even do some light gaming. Not the 8a buster we hoped for, but further’s our faith in AMD to make Fusion the low cost platform of choice. Not new While the cpu performs fine, so far, it has obviously amd a8 3870k installed as evidenced by the residue of thermal paste on the chip.

Reasons to consider the Intel Core i3 This item may or may not be in original packaging. Differences What are the advantages q8 amd a8 3870k. Individual core benchmark performance. This item doesn’t belong on this page. PassMark Data courtesy Passmark.

Sky Diver Data courtesy FutureMark. How efficiently does the processor use electricity?