AMD A8-5545M Benchmark, Test and specs

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The AMD A8-5545M was released in Q2/2013 and has 4 cores. The processor can process 4 threads simultaneously and uses a mainboard with the socket FP2. In the Geekbench 5 benchmark, the AMD A8-5545M achieved a result of 288 points (single-core) or 786 points (multi-core).
AMD A8-5545M

CPU lineage

In this classification you can see to which group of processors the AMD A8-5545M belongs. We also show the direct predecessor and successor of AMD A8-5545M.

Name: AMD A8-5545M
Family: AMD A
CPU group: AMD A8-5000M
Architecture: Richland (Piledriver)
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 3
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The AMD A8-5545M has 4 cores. The clock frequency of the AMD A8-5545M is 1.70 GHz (2.70 GHz). An initial performance assessment can be made using the number of CPU cores.

CPU Cores / Threads: 4 / 4
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 4x
Hyperthreading / SMT: No
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 1.70 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 2.70 GHz
Turbo Frequency (4 Cores): 2.70 GHz

Internal Graphics

The AMD A8-5545M has an integrated graphics that the system can use to efficiently play back videos. The AMD A8-5545M has the AMD Radeon HD 8510G installed, which has 6 streaming multiprocessors (384 shaders).

GPU name: AMD Radeon HD 8510G
GPU frequency: 0.45 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 0.55 GHz
Compute units: 6
Shader: 384
Max. GPU Memory: 2 GB
Max. displays: 2
Generation: 5
Direct X: 11
Technology: 32 nm
Release date: Q2/2013

Hardware codec support

Processors with integrated graphics can process video codecs faster. Support for modern codecs can significantly increase system efficiency during video playback.

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

Memory & PCIe

The AMD A8-5545M supports a maximum of memory. Depending on the mainboard, the processor can use a maximum of 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. This results in a maximum bandwidth of the main memory of 21.3 GB/s.

Memory type: Memory bandwidth:
21.3 GB/s
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
PCIe Bandwidth: --

Thermal Management

The AMD A8-5545M has a TDP of 19 W. Based on the TDP, the system manufacturer can and must adapt the cooling solution to the processor.

TDP (PL1 / PBP): 19 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Technical details

Modern production reduces the waste heat of a processor and increases its efficiency. The AMD A8-5545M is made in 32 nm and has 4.00 MB cache.

Technology: 32 nm
Chip design:
Socket: FP2
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 4.00 MB
Operating systems:
Virtualization: AMD-V
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4a, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX, FMA3, FMA4
Release date: Q2/2013
Release price: --
Part Number: --
Documents: --

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the AMD A8-5545M have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.

Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 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 Athlon II X4 600e AMD Athlon II X4 600e
4C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
Intel Core i3-4010Y Intel Core i3-4010Y
2C 4T @ 1.30 GHz
Intel Pentium T3400 Intel Pentium T3400
2C 2T @ 2.16 GHz
AMD A8-5545M AMD A8-5545M
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
AMD Athlon II X3 405e AMD Athlon II X3 405e
3C 3T @ 2.30 GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 Qualcomm Snapdragon 653
8C 8T @ 1.95 GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 Qualcomm Snapdragon 617
8C 8T @ 1.50 GHz

Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 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 Athlon II X2 255 AMD Athlon II X2 255
2C 2T @ 3.10 GHz
Intel Core i3-3217UE Intel Core i3-3217UE
2C 4T @ 1.60 GHz
Intel Pentium 2127U Intel Pentium 2127U
2C 2T @ 1.90 GHz
AMD A8-5545M AMD A8-5545M
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
MediaTek Helio G80 MediaTek Helio G80
8C 8T @ 2.00 GHz
Intel Celeron J1900 Intel Celeron J1900
4C 4T @ 2.42 GHz
Intel Core i3-4158U Intel Core i3-4158U
2C 4T @ 2.00 GHz

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 A8-6500 AMD A8-6500
AMD Radeon HD 8570D @ 0.84 GHz
AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
AMD Radeon HD 8570D @ 0.84 GHz
Intel Core i7-4930MX Intel Core i7-4930MX
Intel HD Graphics 4600 @ 1.35 GHz
AMD A8-5545M AMD A8-5545M
AMD Radeon HD 8510G @ 0.55 GHz
AMD FX-7500 AMD FX-7500
AMD Radeon R7 - 512 (Kaveri) @ 0.55 GHz
Intel Pentium Gold G6505T Intel Pentium Gold G6505T
Intel HD Graphics 630 @ 1.10 GHz
Intel Pentium Gold G6505 Intel Pentium Gold G6505
Intel HD Graphics 630 @ 1.10 GHz

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.

Intel Core i3-4100M Intel Core i3-4100M
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
Intel Celeron G5905T Intel Celeron G5905T
2C 2T @ 3.30 GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 Qualcomm Snapdragon 670
8C 8T @ 2.00 GHz
AMD A8-5545M AMD A8-5545M
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
Intel Xeon E5450 Intel Xeon E5450
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
AMD 3020e AMD 3020e
2C 4T @ 1.80 GHz


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