AMD A8-3550MX vs. Intel Core i3-4158U

CPU comparison with benchmarks


AMD A8-3550MX CPU1 vs CPU2 Intel Core i3-4158U
AMD A8-3550MX Intel Core i3-4158U
AMD A Family Intel Core i3
AMD A6-3000M CPU group Intel Core i 4000U
1 Generation 4
Llano (K10) Architecture Haswell U
Mobile Segment Mobile
-- Predecessor --
-- Successor --

CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency

4 Cores 2
4 Threads 4
2.00 GHz Frequency 2.00 GHz
2.70 GHz Turbo (1 Core)
2.70 GHz Turbo (All Cores)
normal Core architecture normal
No Hyperthreading Yes
Yes Overclocking ? No

Internal GraphicsInternal Graphics

AMD Radeon HD 6620G GPU Intel Iris Graphics 5100
0.44 GHz GPU frequency 0.20 GHz
GPU (Turbo) 1.10 GHz
3 GPU Generation 7.5
32 nm Technology 22 nm
2 Max. displays 3
5 Execution units 40
400 Shader 320
1 GB Max. GPU Memory 2 GB
11 DirectX Version 11.1

Hardware codec supportHardware codec support

No Codec h265 / HEVC (8 bit) No
No Codec h265 / HEVC (10 bit) No
Decode Codec h264 Decode / Encode
No Codec VP9 No
No Codec VP8 No
No Codec AV1 No
Decode Codec AVC Decode / Encode
Decode Codec VC-1 Decode
Decode / Encode Codec JPEG Decode

Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe

DDR3-1600 Memory DDR3L-1600 SO-DIMM
Max. Memory
2 Memory channels 2
No ECC No
L2 Cache
4.00 MB L3 Cache 3.00 MB
PCIe version 2.0
PCIe lanes 12

Thermal ManagementThermal Management

45 W TDP (PL1) 28 W
-- TDP (PL2) --
-- TDP up --
-- TDP down --
-- Tjunction max. --

Technical detailsTechnical details

32 nm Technology 22 nm
x86-64 (64 bit) Instruction set (ISA) x86-64 (64 bit)
SSE3, SSE4a ISA extensions SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
FS1 Socket BGA 1168
AMD-V Virtualization VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
No AES-NI Yes
Q4/2011 Release date Q3/2013
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Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD A8-3550MX AMD A8-3550MX
4x 2.00 GHz (2.70 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i3-4158U Intel Core i3-4158U
2x 2.00 GHz HT
84 (100%)
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Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD A8-3550MX AMD A8-3550MX
4x 2.00 GHz (2.70 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i3-4158U Intel Core i3-4158U
2x 2.00 GHz HT
209 (100%)
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iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

AMD A8-3550MX AMD A8-3550MX
AMD Radeon HD 6620G @ 0.44 GHz
355 (50%)
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Intel Core i3-4158U Intel Core i3-4158U
Intel Iris Graphics 5100 @ 1.10 GHz
704 (100%)
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD A8-3550MX AMD A8-3550MX
4x 2.00 GHz (2.70 GHz)
1165 (61%)
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Intel Core i3-4158U Intel Core i3-4158U
2x 2.00 GHz HT
1911 (100%)
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD A8-3550MX AMD A8-3550MX
4x 2.00 GHz (2.70 GHz)
4060 (100%)
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Intel Core i3-4158U Intel Core i3-4158U
2x 2.00 GHz HT
4008 (99%)
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

AMD A8-3550MX AMD A8-3550MX
4x 2.00 GHz (2.70 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i3-4158U Intel Core i3-4158U
2x 2.00 GHz HT
0.76 (100%)
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD A8-3550MX AMD A8-3550MX
4x 2.00 GHz (2.70 GHz)
1.45 (67%)
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Intel Core i3-4158U Intel Core i3-4158U
2x 2.00 GHz HT
2.16 (100%)
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The iGPU test uses the CPU internal graphic unit to execute OpenGL commands.

AMD A8-3550MX AMD A8-3550MX
4x 2.00 GHz (2.70 GHz)
16.8 (100%)
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Intel Core i3-4158U Intel Core i3-4158U
2x 2.00 GHz HT
0 (0%)
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Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

AMD A8-3550MX AMD A8-3550MX
4x 2.00 GHz (2.70 GHz)
2866 (100%)
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Intel Core i3-4158U Intel Core i3-4158U
2x 2.00 GHz HT
2864 (100%)
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Devices using this processorDevices using this processor

AMD A8-3550MX Intel Core i3-4158U
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