AMD A8-5557M: specs and benchmarks

AMD A8-5557M

Summary

AMD started AMD A8-5557M sales on June 2013. This is Richland architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 32 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3100 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is BGA processor with a TDP of 35 Watt and a maximum temperature of 71 °C. It supports DDR3 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 12.00 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X.

General info

Of A8-5557M processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
AMD A-Series
 
Achitecture codename
Richland
 
Release date
June 2013
 

Technical specs

A8-5557M's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of A8-5557M's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
4
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
3.1 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
128 KB (per core)
 
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
4096 KB
 
of 8192 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
Die size
246 mm2
 
Maximum case temperature (TCase)
71 °C
 
of 105 (Core i7-5557U)
Transistor count
1,178 million
 
of 19200 (EPYC 7551P)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on A8-5557M compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
Socket
BGA
 
Power consumption (TDP)
35 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by A8-5557M. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 
FMA
+
 
AVX
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by A8-5557M are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by A8-5557M.
Supported memory types
DDR3
 

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into A8-5557M.
Integrated graphics
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of A8-5557M. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

12.00

3DMark06 CPU

2747

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

2115

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

5259

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

0.78

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

1.9

WinRAR 4.0

1860

x264 encoding pass 1

63

x264 encoding pass 2

12

TrueCrypt AES

1.1

Geekbench 2

4298

Geekbench 3 32-bit single-core

1591

Geekbench 3 32-bit multi-core

3498

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good A8-5557M is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall A8-5557M performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to A8-5557M from Intel is Core i3-10110U, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 3 positions in our rating.

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