IntelBX80684I38100
AMDYD2200C5FBBOX

4 Cores, 4 Threads
@3.6GHz Coffee Lake (2017)

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 6,547 user samples
4,828 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 86% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 69% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Poor: 69% Great: 86%
SPEED RANK: 52nd / 1083
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
1,719 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 84% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 63% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 0.55 GHz (avg)
Poor: 63% Great: 84%
SPEED RANK: 80th / 1083
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
81.4 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+7%
76 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
111 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+13%
98.1 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
424 Pts +5% 404 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
433 Pts +5% 413 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
114 Pts 114 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
455 Pts +2% 446 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
458 Pts +3% 444 Pts
Market Share
Based on 8,394,934 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.35 % +3% 0.34 %
Value
Value For Money
114 % +1% 113 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
89 % Much more popular.
+33%
67 %
Price
Price (score)
$119 $100 Cheaper.
+16%
Age
Newest
6 Months 2 Months Much more recent.
+67%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
111 Pts +2% 109 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
119 Pts +1% 118 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
444 Pts +3% 431 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
470 Pts +1% 466 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
444 Pts +4% 427 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
472 Pts +1% 468 Pts
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Intel’s i3-8100 from their 8th generation of Core processors is a mainstream quad-core CPU. It is the entry model of the latest Coffee Lake line up with a clock speed of 3.6 GHz. Previously, i3 Kaby Lake processors had two cores with hyperthreading, but now, i3 Coffee Lake processors have 4 cores and offer much better value for money in terms of dollars per core. With a performance profile that closely matches last years mid range Kaby Lake i5's (the then go-to mid range gaming choice) and a price tag of just $120, the i3-8100 represents excellent value for money. Unfortunately, like all Coffe Lake processors, the i3-8100 does require a new 300-series motherboard even though it shares the same LGA1151 socket as the previous generation of Kaby Lake 200 motherboards. Intel were clearly mindful of AMD's similarly priced quad core Ryzen 3 1200 which achieves very comparable single, and quad-core benchmarks to the i3-8100.  [Oct '17 CPUPro]

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AMD’s Ryzen 3 2200G is a budget APU (accelerated processing unit: combined CPU and GPU) from its Raven Ridge product line. It has 4 Zen CPU cores which run at a base clock of 3.5 GHz up to a max boost clock of 3.7 GHz. It also has Radeon Vega 8 Graphics. The $105 price tag also includes a Wraith Stealth cooler. Intel’s 15% more expensive quad core i3-8100 CPU beats the 2200G in terms of single core workloads by 13%, but the effective speed of Intel’s integrated UHD 630 Graphics falls around 77% short of AMD’s RX Vega 8. The 2200G offers unsurpassed value for money for an all in one budget multimedia or ultra budget gaming PC. [Apr '18 CPUPro]

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Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) April 2018 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical consumers. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating which is geared towards gamers. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

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