Average Bench: 54% (224th of 969)

Based on 4,391 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-4150 CPU @ 3.50GHz

The Intel Core i3-4150 is successor to the i3-4130 2013 Haswell processor. Looking at the 4150 and 4130 side-by-side shows that the only difference between the two processors is a 100 MHz base clock increase from 3.4 GHz on the older 4130 to 3.5 GHz on the newer 4150. The marginal 2.9% clock speed increase brings an equally marginal performance boost. Despite the academic performance gain over it's predecessor, thanks to its excellent single-core performance, the i3-4150 is still an extremely capable desktop CPU and will handle the vast majority of regular desktop computing without breaking a sweat. Coupling the i3-4150 with a discrete GPU will satisfy all but the toughest of gaming requirements. Only the lower powered but significantly cheaper Pentium G's offer better value for money[Jun '14 CPUPro]

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Poor: 42%Average: 54% Great: 59%
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i3-4150 averaged 46.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Single Core Floating Point Speed 96.2Pts
Single Core Integer Speed 94.6Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-4150 is just 17%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-4150 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 260Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 256Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,391 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.7 SC Int 94.6 103
73.1 SC Float 96.2 105
67.2 SC Mixed 94 102
75.9% 95 Pts
Min Avg Max
163 QC Int 235 262
176 QC Float 251 277
180 QC Mixed 248 274
55.5% 245 Pts
Min Avg Max
198 MC Int 244 262
212 MC Float 260 278
207 MC Mixed 256 276
37.9% 253 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
SC Int 102
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 101
82% 102 Pts
QC Int 259
QC Float 272
QC Mixed 272
61% 268 Pts
MC Int 262
MC Float 278
MC Mixed 276
41% 272 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
SC Int 102
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 99.9
81% 101 Pts
QC Int 241
QC Float 267
QC Mixed 269
59% 259 Pts
MC Int 244
MC Float 276
MC Mixed 261
39% 260 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
SC Int 103
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 100
82% 102 Pts
QC Int 248
QC Float 264
QC Mixed 258
58% 257 Pts
MC Int 252
MC Float 271
MC Mixed 268
40% 264 Pts
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Typical Core i3-4150 Builds (Compare 2,010 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 15%
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Desktop
Desktop 55%
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Workstation
Workstation 29%
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Motherboard: Dell Inspiron 3847

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $238

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-4150 Processor (3M Cache, 3.50 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'14
Processor Numberi3-4150
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$117.00
Clock Speed3.5 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP54 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013C

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4400
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI/VGA
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Graphics Video Max Memory2 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3-1333/1600, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.5V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express RevisionUp to 3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Small Business AdvantageYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography22 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1150

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

Haswell refreshed...

Added 3 years ago.

Good

2 months ago.

Good price, better performance comparing to AMD (exclude syntetic tests - but who cares)


Excellent

9 days ago.

I love this CPU. I think for this price the processor is the bst solution.


Excellent

1 month ago.

great performence


Above average

3 years ago.


Disliked

2 months ago.

Comment 

good price to performance ratio—Sep '14


Very good

10 months ago.

It does the job, and it was dirt cheap, so it's worth it.


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