CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 5550M vs 5750M among laptop CPUs (over 15W)

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark and 1 more

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core and 1 more

Integrated Graphics

Integrated GPU performance for graphics

Sky Diver and Cloud Gate

Integrated Graphics (OpenCL)

Integrated GPU performance for parallel computing

CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 4 more

Performance per Watt

How efficiently does the processor use electricity?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

7.3

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Winner
AMD A10 5750M 

CPUBoss recommends the AMD A10 5750M  based on its performance and single-core performance.

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AMD A10 5750M

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Differences What are the advantages of each

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Reasons to consider the
AMD A8 5550M

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Better CompuBench 1.5 ocean surface simulation score 166.64 fps vs 130.2 fps Around 30% better CompuBench 1.5 ocean surface simulation score
Better overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.8 GHz vs 2.5 GHz More than 10% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
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Significantly higher turbo clock speed 3.5 GHz vs 3.1 GHz Around 15% higher turbo clock speed
Higher clock speed 2.5 GHz vs 2.1 GHz Around 20% higher clock speed
Much better sky diver score 2,732 vs 1,952 Around 40% better sky diver score
Much better PCMark 8 home 3.0 accelerated score 2,734 vs 2,349 More than 15% better PCMark 8 home 3.0 accelerated score
Better geekbench 2 (32-bit) score 4,121 vs 3,344 Around 25% better geekbench 2 (32-bit) score
Better geekbench 3 single core score 1,699 vs 1,387 More than 20% better geekbench 3 single core score
Better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.24 GHz vs 2.82 GHz More than 15% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Better 3DMark06 CPU score 3,238 vs 2,795 More than 15% better 3DMark06 CPU score

Benchmarks Real world tests of A8 5550M vs A10 5750M

CompuBench 1.5 (Bitcoin mining) Data courtesy CompuBench

A8 5550M
39.35 mHash/s
A10 5750M
58.66 mHash/s

CompuBench 1.5 (T-Rex) Data courtesy CompuBench

A8 5550M
0.41 fps
A10 5750M
0.62 fps

PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated Data courtesy FutureMark

A8 5550M
2,349
A10 5750M
2,734

Sky Diver Data courtesy FutureMark

A8 5550M
1,952
A10 5750M
2,732

Cloud Gate Data courtesy FutureMark

A8 5550M
3,210
A10 5750M
3,700

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A8 5550M
3,213
A10 5750M
4,437

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A8 5550M
1,387
A10 5750M
1,699

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A8 5550M
1,680,000 MB/s
A10 5750M
1,910,000 MB/s

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

A8 5550M  vs
A10 5750M 
Clock speed 2.1 GHz 2.5 GHz
Turbo clock speed 3.1 GHz 3.5 GHz
Cores Quad core Quad core
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
F16C
MMX
XOP
AVX
SSE3
SSE
BMI1
AMD64
SSE4.1
FMA4
FMA3
SSE4.2
AMD-V
Supplemental SSE3
AES
TBM
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 35W 35W
Annual home energy cost 8.43 $/year 8.43 $/year
Performance per watt 11.6 pt/W 13.65 pt/W
Typical power consumption 28.44W 28.44W

details

A8 5550M  vs
A10 5750M 
Threads 4 4
L2 cache 4 MB 4 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 1 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm 32 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Operating temperature Unknown - 105°C Unknown - 105°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 2.82 GHz 3.24 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.8 GHz 2.5 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.82 GHz 3.24 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU GPU
Label Radeon™ HD 8550G Radeon™ HD 8650G
Latest DirectX 11.0 11.0
GPU clock speed 515 MHz 533 MHz
Turbo clock speed 720 MHz 720 MHz

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3-1866
DDR3-1600
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