Average Bench: 65.6% (127th of 961)

Based on 542 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-6300 CPU @ 3.80GHz
Poor: 54%Average: 65.6% Great: 70%
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i3-6300 averaged 34.3% 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 116Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 113Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-6300 is just 15.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-6300 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 312Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 327Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 542 samples)
Min Avg Max
86.4 SC Int 109 117
92.5 SC Float 116 124
93 SC Mixed 113 120
90.1% 113 Pts
Min Avg Max
216 QC Int 280 302
254 QC Float 319 343
237 QC Mixed 304 326
68.2% 301 Pts
Min Avg Max
257 MC Int 287 305
284 MC Float 327 346
269 MC Mixed 312 331
46.1% 309 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz
SC Int 114
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 119
95% 118 Pts
QC Int 298
QC Float 337
QC Mixed 323
72% 319 Pts
MC Int 299
MC Float 337
MC Mixed 324
48% 320 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 116
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 118
95% 118 Pts
QC Int 293
QC Float 311
QC Mixed 316
70% 307 Pts
MC Int 295
MC Float 332
MC Mixed 318
47% 315 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 112
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 116
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 288
QC Float 302
QC Mixed 295
67% 295 Pts
MC Int 282
MC Float 324
MC Mixed 319
46% 308 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 4,134,475 CPUs tested.

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Typical Core i3-6300 Builds (Compare 2,305 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H110M-A - $55

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-6300 Processor (4M Cache, 3.80 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ3'15
Processor Numberi3-6300
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache4 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$138.00 - $147.00
Clock Speed3.8 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP51 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 530
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

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)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Small Business AdvantageYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography14 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

Skylake 6th generation Core i3 processor...

Added 17 months ago.

Outstanding

7 months ago.

I love this CPU. I bclk'd it to 4.52 ghz with a cryorig m9i air cooler and it runs solid. It requires the lowest increase in blck (only 119) to reach 4.5ghz of all the i3's, which I believe makes it easier on the rest of the system to take the overclock. My temps peak at 61c at a 1.29v vcore and idle at 28c.


Good

11 months ago.

Werkt perfect


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