Average Bench: 39.5% (426th of 985)

Based on 4,559 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000806E9, , 17CBFBFF000806E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-7100U CPU @ 2.40GHz
Poor: 30%Average: 39.5% Great: 43%
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Core i3-7100U averaged 60.5% 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 69.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 67.6Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-7100U is just 13.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-7100U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 188Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 198Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,559 samples)
Min Avg Max
45.5 SC Int 65.8 73
47.9 SC Float 69.2 76.3
47.1 SC Mixed 67.6 74.9
54% 67.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
118 QC Int 169 187
139 QC Float 193 213
130 QC Mixed 183 202
41.2% 182 Pts
Min Avg Max
138 MC Int 174 188
158 MC Float 198 214
151 MC Mixed 188 202
27.9% 186 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 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 72.9
SC Float 75.7
SC Mixed 74.6
60% 74.4 Pts
QC Int 186
QC Float 212
QC Mixed 202
45% 200 Pts
MC Int 187
MC Float 213
MC Mixed 201
30% 200 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 73.1
SC Float 75.8
SC Mixed 74.9
60% 74.6 Pts
QC Int 186
QC Float 211
QC Mixed 200
45% 199 Pts
MC Int 187
MC Float 213
MC Mixed 201
30% 200 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 72.6
SC Float 72.1
SC Mixed 72.1
58% 72.3 Pts
QC Int 185
QC Float 211
QC Mixed 200
45% 199 Pts
MC Int 184
MC Float 208
MC Mixed 198
29% 197 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 65.1
SC Float 68.8
SC Mixed 67.5
54% 67.1 Pts
QC Int 171
QC Float 202
QC Mixed 180
42% 184 Pts
MC Int 168
MC Float 208
MC Mixed 194
28% 190 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 61.7
SC Float 68.9
SC Mixed 61.6
51% 64.1 Pts
QC Int 152
QC Float 176
QC Mixed 167
37% 165 Pts
MC Int 188
MC Float 213
MC Mixed 201
30% 201 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 68.9
SC Float 75
SC Mixed 72.1
58% 72 Pts
QC Int 152
QC Float 202
QC Mixed 143
38% 166 Pts
MC Int 177
MC Float 198
MC Mixed 195
28% 190 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 64.1
SC Float 72
SC Mixed 67.1
54% 67.7 Pts
QC Int 169
QC Float 206
QC Mixed 133
38% 169 Pts
MC Int 171
MC Float 200
MC Mixed 193
28% 188 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 53.2
SC Float 53
SC Mixed 50
42% 52.1 Pts
QC Int 93.9
QC Float 114
QC Mixed 95.6
23% 101 Pts
MC Int 124
MC Float 138
MC Mixed 107
18% 123 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,515,242 CPUs tested.

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Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-7100U Processor (3M Cache, 2.40 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ3'16
Processor Numberi3-7100U
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$281.00
Clock Speed2.40 GHz
Bus Speed4 GT/s OPI
Max TDP15 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 620
Graphics Base Frequency300.00 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.00 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory32 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1
Max # of PCI Express Lanes12

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
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes

Package

Package Size42mm X 24mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1356

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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11 days ago.

Decent processor with okay integrated graphics


Good

16 days ago.

didnot like it


Terrible

19 days ago.

Chick sitting next to me in class has it. EWWW


Good

9 days ago.

best for battery.


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