Average Bench: 67.2% (162nd of 1117)

Based on 636 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-6320 CPU @ 3.90GHz
Poor: 58%Average: 67.2% 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 32.8% 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 119Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 116Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-6320 is just 13.5%. 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 318Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 334Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 636 samples)
Min Avg Max
91.6 SC Int 113 121
98.2 SC Float 119 126
94.6 SC Mixed 116 123
92.6% 116 Pts
Min Avg Max
232 QC Int 288 309
258 QC Float 327 348
249 QC Mixed 311 331
69.9% 309 Pts
Min Avg Max
258 MC Int 294 308
286 MC Float 334 350
275 MC Mixed 318 334
47.1% 315 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 114
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 119
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 296
QC Float 340
QC Mixed 311
71% 315 Pts
MC Int 293
MC Float 330
MC Mixed 319
47% 314 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz
SC Int 115
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 109
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 291
QC Float 341
QC Mixed 325
72% 319 Pts
MC Int 285
MC Float 328
MC Mixed 320
46% 311 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 83.8
SC Float 85
SC Mixed 112
75% 93.8 Pts
QC Int 294
QC Float 312
QC Mixed 274
66% 293 Pts
MC Int 279
MC Float 327
MC Mixed 309
46% 305 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,749,089 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $170 @ launch in Oct '15
NeweggUS $16612 hrs
EbayUS $16827 mins
AmazonUS $17115 mins
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Typical Core i3-6320 Builds (Compare 5,053 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 - $62

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $577

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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

2 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

9 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


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