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AMD A6 A8-5500 3.2GHz Quad Core (Socket FM2) CPU

3.8GHz Max Turbo Core

CCL Code: CPU0149
Manufacturer Code: AD5500OKHJBOX
Manufacturer: AMD
AMD A6 A8-5500 3.2GHz Quad Core (Socket FM2) CPU

Key Features:

  • Processor Speed - 3.2GHz
  • Quad Core (4 Threads)
  • Power Usage 65W (TDP)
  • AMD Radeon HD 7560D
  • Heatsink & Fan Included


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2nd Gen AMD A8 Processors include

  • Blu-Ray/Blu-Ray 3D capability – Provides the ability to watch that latest Blu-Ray and Blu-Ray 3D movies on your desktop
  • AMD Eyefinity Technology capability – Enables multidisplay technology for an immersive gaming, entertainment and productivity experience with up to 4 monitors (additional hardware may be required)
  • AMD HD3D Technology– Enables an outstanding 3D experience for movies, photos and gaming content
  • AMD Radeon Dual Graphics capability – Combines two powerful AMD Radeon graphics processors to dramatically boost graphics and gaming performance
  • All-New HD Media Accelerator - Includes AMD’s all new architecture that makes video rich, clear and more stable, enables uninterrupted video streaming and accelerates conversion of video files for sharing on other devices
  • AMD Performance Advantage – Enables your desktop PC to deliver a faster, more powerful PC experience than a comparable notebook through higher frequencies and more compute power
  • AMD Start Now Technology – Supports BIOS optimized solution for quick resume that allows users to wake up system from sleep mode in under 2 seconds, from boot time in as few as 14 seconds
  • AMD Turbo Core 3.0 Technology - Automatically scales performance on demand to provide extra performance when you need it most
  • AMD App Acceleration – Boosts the speed of everyday PC applications
  • Support for DirectX®11 - Enables the very latest in high-speed, high-fidelity gaming and computing
  • All-New AMD Quick Stream Technology – Enables virtually uninterrupted, fast, smooth streaming video over the Internet
  • All-New AMD Steady Video Technology 2.0 – Helps stabilize shaky and jittery online and home video during playback for a smoother viewing experience

Main Features

  • DirectX Version: 11
  • Desktop Fusion Controller Hub: D2/D3 FCH


CPU Manufacturer AMD
CPU Cores Quad Core
CPU Socket Socket FM2
Cache 4 MB
CPU Threads 4
CPU Family AMD A6
Processor Number A8-5500
CPU Speed 3.2 GHz
L2 Cache 4 MB
Technology 32nm
Socket FM2
Core Stepping B0
Number of Cores 4


Graphics Chipset Radeon HD 7560D
IGP/APU Graphics AMD Radeon HD 7560D
Graphics Features Radeon HD 7560D
Integrated Graphics Yes


Memory Types DDR3-1866


Voltage Core 0.825-1.475 V
Thermal Spec 71.3 °C
TDP (Thermal Design Power) 65 W


Form Factor APU (Accelerated Processing Unit)

Key Features

CPU Cooler Included Yes


Warranty 1 Year

Item Details

Manufacturer AMD
Manufacturer Code AD5500OKHJBOX
UPC 730143301909
Condition New

Warranty Information

Warranty 1 Year

Manufacturer Information

Manufacturer AMD
Manufacturer Code AD5500OKHJBOX

Do you have you a question about the AMD A8 Series Core 4 A8-5500 (3.2GHz) Accelerated Processor Unit (APU) 4MB (PIB)?

Q: what is the stock cpu cooler height
Answer by CCL on 1st November 2012
This cooler is about 5.5cm from base of heatsink to top of fan.
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