Average Bench: 76.6% (41st of 953)

more Based on 29,614 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306A9, , 0FABFBFF000306A9, 00004E414C206472, 4920555043070506, 4920555043080306, 1FABFBFF000306A9 Models: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3570K CPU @ 3.40GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3570K CPU @ 3.40GHz

The Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge processor is one of Intel's best performers to date. In terms of real world performance this processor offers far more than most users are likely to ever need. Scoring 2012 points on the PassMark Single Thread benchmark, the 3570K is within a few percent of the fastest processors currently available and at 77 watts TDP it's no energy hog either. The server orientated GeekBench and PassMark scores of 13920 and 7144 put the 3570K at just over the 50% marker in terms of total processing capacity compared to the other processors in the group test. For server based workloads more performance is available from the Core i7 range of processors but for typical consumer use this processor is already far more powerful than it needs to be. [May '13 CPUPro]

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Poor: 60%Average: 76.6% Great: 92%
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-3570K averaged 23.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-3570K near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Quad Core Integer Speed 393Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 397Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-3570K is 31.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-3570K performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 411Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 406Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 29,614 samples)
Min Avg Max
90 SC Int 105 122
93 SC Float 107 124
91.3 SC Mixed 106 124
84.7% 106 Pts
Min Avg Max
282 QC Int 393 479
294 QC Float 402 490
288 QC Mixed 397 484
90% 397 Pts
Min Avg Max
315 MC Int 403 483
334 MC Float 411 491
327 MC Mixed 406 487
61% 407 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
SC Int 98.6
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 100
80% 99.9 Pts
QC Int 393
QC Float 398
QC Mixed 395
90% 395 Pts
MC Int 392
MC Float 399
MC Mixed 394
59% 395 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 94.7
SC Float 100
SC Mixed 102
79% 99 Pts
QC Int 350
QC Float 386
QC Mixed 389
85% 375 Pts
MC Int 307
MC Float 344
MC Mixed 387
52% 346 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 91.9
SC Float 85.6
SC Mixed 92.8
72% 90.1 Pts
QC Int 264
QC Float 325
QC Mixed 348
71% 313 Pts
MC Int 327
MC Float 312
MC Mixed 278
46% 306 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 88.3
SC Float 95.1
SC Mixed 91.9
73% 91.8 Pts
QC Int 316
QC Float 322
QC Mixed 316
72% 318 Pts
MC Int 330
MC Float 322
MC Mixed 330
49% 328 Pts
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Gaming 60%
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Desktop
Desktop 68%
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Workstation
Workstation 41%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z77 Extreme4 - $147

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-3570K Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'12
Processor Numberi5-3570K
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$225.00 - $235.00
Clock Speed3.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.8 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP77 W
Thermal Solution Specification2011D

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4000
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurationsup to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8 & 2x4

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 Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1155

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

LGA1155 Socket

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Good (edit your comment) Add link

20 hrs ago.

was searching for a 3770k when i found this processor. Good overclock but is it as good as the 2500k icon?


Disliked

7 days ago.

Comment 

purchased this cpu when it first came out 4 or 5 years ago, its been over clocked to 4.5ghz from day one.. and it is still going strong.. with absolutely no need or desire to upgrade—Jun '16


Good

9 days ago.

Been a good buy, bought it as they were being superseded so it was pretty cheap, mild overclock at 4.1GHz for the last couple of years. runs stable and cool on air.


Very good

3 years ago.

Review  computerslol.blogspot.co.uk/...

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Architecture Diagram

Architecture Diagram

Review  www.guru3d.com/...

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CPU-Z Stock

CPU-Z Stock

Review  www.notebookcheck.net/...

HD 4000 Integrated Graphics


Good

2 days ago.

great gaming budget processor


Good

8 days ago.

Best processor i d had...


Excellent

4 years ago.

Approx 15% better performance than the i5-2500K and the same price. Supersedes the core i5-2500k.

Review  www.techradar.com/...

"The new Intel Core i5 3570K has everything that made its Core i5 2500K such a winning CPU. Per core performance is the best you can buy. It overclocks like there's no tomorrow and it's relatively affordable."

Review  www.tomshardware.com/...

A great Ivy bridge review by toms hardware.


Outstanding

15 months ago.

Outstanding


Very good

4 months ago.

For the price and time frame, it was simply awesome. Showing it's age somewhat, but still solid.


Excellent

18 months ago.

Overclocked to 4.4GHz. Good performance. No issues, a few years after it's release it holds up well. Great for gaming.


Outstanding

8 months ago.

4,5Ghz // Máx 80ºC no WC // Desempenho excepcional


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