CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 7600 vs 7860K among desktop CPUs (45 to 75W)

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

A8 7600
8.5
A10 7860K
n.d.
A10 7850K
10.0
Fire Strike

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?

Fire Strike, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Fire Strike, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

8.6

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Winner
AMD A10 7860K 

CPUBoss recommends the AMD A10 7860K  based on its performance, single-core performance and overclocking.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of AMD A8 7600

Reasons to consider the
AMD A8 7600

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Much better performance per watt 8.11 pt/W vs 3.94 pt/W More than 2x better performance per watt
Much better performance per dollar 8.15 pt/$ vs 2.62 pt/$ More than 3x better performance per dollar
Front view of AMD A10 7860K

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AMD A10 7860K

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Is unlocked Yes vs No Somewhat common; An unlocked multiplier allows for easier overclocking
Much better PassMark (Single core) score 1,576 vs 1,539 Almost the same
Higher clock speed 3.6 GHz vs 3.1 GHz More than 15% higher clock speed
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.76 GHz vs 3.1 GHz Around 55% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Better overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.37 GHz vs 4.04 GHz Around 10% better overclocked clock speed (Air)

Benchmarks Real world tests of A8 7600 vs A10 7860K

CompuBench 1.5 (Bitcoin mining) Data courtesy CompuBench

A8 7600
64.45 mHash/s
A10 7860K
89.4 mHash/s

CompuBench 1.5 (Face detection)

A8 7600
13.95 mPixels/s
A10 7860K
17.09 mPixels/s

CompuBench 1.5 (T-Rex) Data courtesy CompuBench

A8 7600
1.07 fps
A10 7860K
1.42 fps

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A8 7600
6,014
A10 7860K
5,054

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A8 7600
2,062
A10 7860K
1,765

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

A8 7600
1,970,000 MB/s
A10 7860K
155.3 MB/s

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

A8 7600
5,138
A10 7860K
5,128

PassMark (Single Core)

A8 7600
1,539
A10 7860K
1,576

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

A8 7600  vs
A10 7860K 
Clock speed 3.1 GHz 3.6 GHz
Turbo clock speed 3.1 GHz 4 GHz
Cores Quad core Quad core
Is unlocked No Yes

features

Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
F16C
MMX
AVX
SSE3
SSE
BMI1
AMD64
SSE4.1
FMA4
FMA3
SSE4.2
AMD-V
Supplemental SSE3
AES
TBM

power consumption

TDP 65W 65W
Annual home energy cost 15.66 $/year 15.66 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 56.94 $/year 56.94 $/year
Performance per watt 8.11 pt/W 3.94 pt/W
Typical power consumption 52.81W 52.81W

details

A8 7600  vs
A10 7860K 
L2 cache 4 MB 4 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 1 MB/core
Manufacture process 28 nm 28 nm
Operating temperature Unknown - 71.3°C Unknown - 71.3°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 4.04 GHz 4.37 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.1 GHz 4.76 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.04 GHz 4.37 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU GPU
Label Radeon™ R7 Radeon™ R7
Latest DirectX 11.0 12.0
GPU clock speed 720 MHz 757 MHz

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3-2133
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