AMD A8 3520M 

Released September, 2011
  • 1.6 GHz
  • Quad core
7.2 Out of 10

CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of the AMD A8 3520M among laptop CPUs (over 15W)

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

A8 3520M
6.0
PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark and 1 more

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

A8 3520M
5.5
PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core and 1 more

Integrated Graphics

Integrated GPU performance for graphics

A8 3520M
6.0
Sky Diver and Cloud Gate

Integrated Graphics (OpenCL)

Integrated GPU performance for parallel computing

A8 3520M
6.5
CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 4 more

Performance per Watt

How efficiently does the processor use electricity?

A8 3520M
5.5
Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

A8 3520M
10.0
Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

7.2

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

A8 3520M
7.2

Benchmarks Real world tests of the AMD A8 3520M

CompuBench 1.5 (Face detection)

A8 3520M
3.22 mPixels/s
Core i5 2450M
5.11 mPixels/s
Core i5 2410M
1.4 mPixels/s

CompuBench 1.5 (T-Rex) Data courtesy CompuBench

A8 3520M
0.3 fps

PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated Data courtesy FutureMark

A8 3520M
1,953

Sky Diver Data courtesy FutureMark

A8 3520M
1,836

Cloud Gate Data courtesy FutureMark

A8 3520M
3,362

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A8 3520M
3,386

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A8 3520M
1,052

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A8 3520M
90,100 MB/s
Core i5 2450M
1,980,000 MB/s
Core i5 2410M
1,340,000 MB/s

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Clock speed 1.6 GHz
Turbo clock speed 2.5 GHz
Cores Quad core
Is unlocked No

features

Has a NX bit Yes
Has virtualization support Yes
Instruction set extensions
  1. AMD-V
  2. AMD64
  3. MMX
  4. SSE
  5. SSE2
  6. SSE3
  7. SSE4a
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes

integrated graphics

GPU GPU
Label Radeon™ HD 6620G
Latest DirectX 11.0
GPU clock speed 444 MHz

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in
Memory type DDR3-1333

details

Architecture x86-64
Threads 4 threads
L2 cache 4 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core
L3 cache 1 MB
L3 cache per core 0.25 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm
Transistor count 1,450,000,000
Max CPUs 1
Die size 228 mm²
Clock multiplier 12
Voltage range 0.91 - 1.41V
Operating temperature Unknown - 100°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 1.75 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 1.6 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 1.75 GHz

power consumption

TDP 35W
Annual home energy cost 8.43 $/year
Performance per watt 3.93 pt/W
Typical power consumption 28.44W
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Comments

Showing 3 comments.
Ah, no problem. I am glad to help!
Looks like a little glitch in the data we scraped, will fix this up - thanks for the heads up.
How is this CPU rumored, and first seen in June 2012? I have owned a laptop with it since March 2012, and I'm sure the CPU has existed longer than that.
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