AMD FX-8350: specs and benchmarks

AMD FX-8350

Summary

AMD started FX-8350 sales 23 October 2012. This is Vishera architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 8 cores and 8 threads, and is based on 32nm SOI manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4200 and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is an AM3+ processor with a TDP of 125 Watt.

It provides good benchmark performance at 30.72 percent of a leader's which is Intel Core i9-9980XE.

General info

Of FX-8350 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
32.95
 
Type
Desktop
 
Series
AMD FX-Series (Desktop)
 
Achitecture codename
Vishera
 
Release date
23 October 2012
 
Price now
$79.99
 
of 8684.5 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

FX-8350's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of FX-8350's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
8
 
Number of threads
8
 
Maximum frequency
4.2 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L2 cache
8192 KB
 
of 16384
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
of 7
Die size
315 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
61 °C
 
of 105
Transistor count
1200 Million
 
of 19200
64 bit support
+
 
Unlocked
+
 
P0 Vcore voltage
Min: 1.2 V - Max: 1.4 V
 

Compatibility

Information on FX-8350 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
 
of 8
Socket
AM3+
 
Power consumption (TDP)
125 Watt
 
of 320 (Xeon Phi 7295)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by FX-8350. 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 FX-8350 are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by FX-8350.
Supported memory types
Not Listed
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of FX-8350's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
n / a
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of FX-8350. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

30.72

3DMark06 CPU

6648

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

3201

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

16904

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

1.1

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

6.9

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

97

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

636

WinRAR 4.0

4562

x264 encoding pass 1

139

x264 encoding pass 2

44

TrueCrypt AES

3.6

Geekbench 2

11198

Passmark

8948

3DMark Fire Strike Physics

7380

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good FX-8350 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall FX-8350 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to FX-8350 from Intel is Core i7-3820, which is faster by 1% and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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