Average Bench: 66.3% (130th of 967)

Based on 3,350 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-7100 CPU @ 3.90GHz
Poor: 53%Average: 66.3% Great: 71%
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i3-7100 averaged 33.7% 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 i3-7100 is just 17.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-7100 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 314Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 329Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,350 samples)
Min Avg Max
91.2 SC Int 112 119
92.8 SC Float 118 124
92.7 SC Mixed 115 122
91.8% 115 Pts
Min Avg Max
215 QC Int 283 306
241 QC Float 322 347
227 QC Mixed 306 330
68.8% 304 Pts
Min Avg Max
248 MC Int 290 307
274 MC Float 329 347
261 MC Mixed 314 332
46.5% 311 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 120
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 122
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 309
QC Float 347
QC Mixed 333
75% 329 Pts
MC Int 308
MC Float 347
MC Mixed 334
49% 330 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 119
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 120
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 306
QC Float 347
QC Mixed 331
74% 328 Pts
MC Int 306
MC Float 346
MC Mixed 331
49% 328 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 112
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 118
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 289
QC Float 330
QC Mixed 312
70% 310 Pts
MC Int 282
MC Float 308
MC Mixed 314
45% 301 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 108
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 118
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 292
QC Float 328
QC Mixed 302
70% 308 Pts
MC Int 297
MC Float 328
MC Mixed 310
47% 312 Pts
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Typical Core i3-7100 Builds (Compare 1,745 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $504

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-7100 Processor (3M Cache, 3.90 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'17
Processor Numberi3-7100
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$117.00
Clock Speed3.90 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP51 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350.00 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.10 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Memory Channels2
ECC Memory SupportedNo

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
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
TSX-NIYes
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes

 Comments

Kaby Lake 7th generation Kaby Lake Core i3 processor...

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4 days ago.

is budget based and powerful for an i3


Excellent

1 day ago.

so good


Average

3 days ago.

Very good Kaby Lake processor.


Excellent

14 hrs ago.

ca Numar de nuclee sant 2


Excellent

17 days ago.

buen procesador no hay nada mas que decir


Terrible

1 day ago.

rubbish


Poor

15 days ago.

El mejor


Terrible

5 days ago.

it low for 4k


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