Average Bench: 66.8% (168th of 1128)

Based on 667 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-6320 CPU @ 3.90GHz
Poor: 56%Average: 66.8% Great: 71%
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i3-6320 averaged 33.1% 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 118Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 115Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-6320 is just 14.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-6320 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 317Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 333Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 667 samples)
Min Avg Max
88.3 SC Int 112 120
95 SC Float 118 126
91.8 SC Mixed 115 122
92.1% 115 Pts
Min Avg Max
226 QC Int 286 309
250 QC Float 326 349
243 QC Mixed 310 331
69.6% 307 Pts
Min Avg Max
253 MC Int 292 308
285 MC Float 333 350
269 MC Mixed 317 334
46.9% 314 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 112
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 118
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 284
QC Float 336
QC Mixed 315
71% 312 Pts
MC Int 286
MC Float 340
MC Mixed 314
47% 314 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 111
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 118
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 267
QC Float 337
QC Mixed 309
69% 304 Pts
MC Int 280
MC Float 336
MC Mixed 307
46% 308 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 10,976,739 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $170 @ launch in Oct '15
NeweggUS $1666 days
OutletPCUS $17421 hrs
EbayUS $1765 hrs
AmazonUS $1785 hrs
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Typical Core i3-6320 Builds (Compare 5,639 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H110M-S2H - $68

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $572

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-6320 Processor (4M Cache, 3.90 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ3'15
Processor Numberi3-6320
# 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$149.00 - $157.00
Clock Speed3.9 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 2 years ago.

Liked

5 months ago.

Comment 

Solid performing CPU, extremely good single and dual core peformance to rival much more expensive processors. Performs brilliantly in general use cases and in gaming with a mid range graphics card to accompany it.—Mar '16


Terrible

12 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


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