AMD FX-4100 Benchmark, Test and specs

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The AMD FX-4100 was released in Q4/2011 and has 4 cores. The processor can process 4 threads simultaneously and uses a mainboard with the socket AM3+. In the Geekbench 5 benchmark, the AMD FX-4100 achieved a result of 469 points (single-core) or 1,294 points (multi-core).
AMD FX-4100

CPU lineage

In this classification you can see to which group of processors the AMD FX-4100 belongs. We also show the direct predecessor and successor of AMD FX-4100.

Name: AMD FX-4100
Family: AMD FX (30)
CPU group: AMD FX-4100/4200 (5)
Architecture: Zambezi (Bulldozer)
Segment: Desktop / Server
Generation: 1
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The AMD FX-4100 has 4 cores. The clock frequency of the AMD FX-4100 is 3.60 GHz (3.80 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: Yes
Frequency: 3.60 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 3.80 GHz
Turbo Frequency (4 Cores): 3.80 GHz

Memory & PCIe

The AMD FX-4100 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 --.

Memory type: Memory bandwidth:
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
ECC: Yes
PCIe Bandwidth: --

Thermal Management

The AMD FX-4100 has a TDP of 95 W. Based on the TDP, the system manufacturer can and must adapt the cooling solution to the processor.

TDP (PL1 / PBP): 95 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 FX-4100 is made in 32 nm and has 8.00 MB cache.

Technology: 32 nm
Chip design:
Socket: AM3+
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 8.00 MB
Operating systems: Windows 10, Linux
Virtualization: AMD-V
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX
Release date: Q4/2011
Release price: 90 $
Part Number: --
Documents: --

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Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the AMD FX-4100 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.
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2C 2T @ 2.40 GHz
AMD A6-6400K AMD A6-6400K
2C 2T @ 4.10 GHz
AMD FX-6100 AMD FX-6100
6C 6T @ 3.90 GHz
AMD FX-4100 AMD FX-4100
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
Intel Core i3-530 Intel Core i3-530
2C 4T @ 2.93 GHz
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9650 Intel Core 2 Quad Q9650
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9500 Intel Core 2 Quad Q9500
4C 4T @ 2.83 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.
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4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
AMD A8-6500 AMD A8-6500
4C 4T @ 4.10 GHz
MediaTek Helio X30 MediaTek Helio X30
10C 10T @ 2.60 GHz
AMD FX-4100 AMD FX-4100
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
MediaTek Helio G88 MediaTek Helio G88
8C 8T @ 2.00 GHz
Intel Core i5-2450M Intel Core i5-2450M
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
AMD Athlon II X4 635 AMD Athlon II X4 635
4C 4T @ 2.90 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 Celeron N5095 Intel Celeron N5095
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
Intel Core i5-3570T Intel Core i5-3570T
4C 4T @ 2.30 GHz
AMD A8-5500 AMD A8-5500
4C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
AMD FX-4100 AMD FX-4100
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
MediaTek Dimensity 800 MediaTek Dimensity 800
8C 8T @ 2.00 GHz
Intel Core i7-2710QE Intel Core i7-2710QE
4C 8T @ 2.10 GHz
Intel Core i5-4590T Intel Core i5-4590T
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz

Blender 2.81 (bmw27)

Blender is a free 3D graphics software for rendering (creating) 3D bodies, which can also be textured and animated in the software. The Blender benchmark creates predefined scenes and measures the time (s) required for the entire scene. The shorter the time required, the better. We selected bmw27 as the benchmark scene.
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6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
Intel Core i3-7020U Intel Core i3-7020U
2C 4T @ 2.30 GHz
Intel Core i7-4600U Intel Core i7-4600U
2C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
Intel Core i5-5300U Intel Core i5-5300U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
AMD FX-4100 AMD FX-4100
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
Intel Core i5-6200U Intel Core i5-6200U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
Intel Core i5-4210Y Intel Core i5-4210Y
2C 4T @ 1.90 GHz

CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core)

The CPU-Z benchmark measures a processor's performance by measuring the time it takes the system to complete all benchmark calculations. The faster the benchmark is completed, the higher the score.
Intel Core i3-6100U Intel Core i3-6100U
2C 4T @ 2.30 GHz
Intel Pentium Gold 4415U Intel Pentium Gold 4415U
2C 4T @ 2.30 GHz
Intel Core i3-7020U Intel Core i3-7020U
2C 4T @ 2.30 GHz
AMD FX-4100 AMD FX-4100
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
AMD Phenom II X4 965 AMD Phenom II X4 965
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
Intel Pentium G3220 Intel Pentium G3220
2C 2T @ 3.00 GHz
Intel Core i5-2410M Intel Core i5-2410M
2C 4T @ 2.30 GHz


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