Average Bench: 49% (277th of 980)

more Based on 4,912 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306A9, , 1FEBFBFF000306A9, 0FABFBFF000306A9, 00004E414C206472, 1FABFBFF000306A9 Models: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3240 CPU @ 3.40GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3240 CPU @ 3.40GHz
Poor: 38%Average: 49% Great: 53%
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i3-3240 averaged 51.0% 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 88.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 87.3Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-3240 is just 14.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-3240 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 226Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 229Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,912 samples)
Min Avg Max
66.9 SC Int 85.8 92.4
69.2 SC Float 88.6 94.8
66.8 SC Mixed 87.3 93.5
69.8% 87.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
161 QC Int 218 238
162 QC Float 220 239
164 QC Mixed 222 242
49.9% 220 Pts
Min Avg Max
184 MC Int 225 239
189 MC Float 226 240
189 MC Mixed 229 245
34% 227 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
SC Int 89.4
SC Float 92.2
SC Mixed 92.9
73% 91.5 Pts
QC Int 236
QC Float 238
QC Mixed 240
54% 238 Pts
MC Int 238
MC Float 239
MC Mixed 243
36% 240 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 91.1
SC Float 93
SC Mixed 91.3
73% 91.8 Pts
QC Int 231
QC Float 228
QC Mixed 236
52% 232 Pts
MC Int 236
MC Float 237
MC Mixed 235
35% 236 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 90.2
SC Float 92.3
SC Mixed 92.6
73% 91.7 Pts
QC Int 223
QC Float 228
QC Mixed 231
52% 227 Pts
MC Int 231
MC Float 226
MC Mixed 232
34% 230 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 92.1
SC Float 93.3
SC Mixed 75.8
70% 87.1 Pts
QC Int 237
QC Float 238
QC Mixed 240
54% 238 Pts
MC Int 236
MC Float 238
MC Mixed 241
36% 238 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 87.1
SC Float 87.9
SC Mixed 83.4
69% 86.1 Pts
QC Int 208
QC Float 207
QC Mixed 219
48% 211 Pts
MC Int 209
MC Float 217
MC Mixed 212
32% 213 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
SC Int 89.8
SC Float 93.1
SC Mixed 91.7
73% 91.5 Pts
QC Int 236
QC Float 205
QC Mixed 177
47% 206 Pts
MC Int 227
MC Float 236
MC Mixed 220
34% 228 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 78
SC Float 56.6
SC Mixed 72.6
55% 69.1 Pts
QC Int 152
QC Float 179
QC Mixed 173
38% 168 Pts
MC Int 168
MC Float 174
MC Mixed 165
25% 169 Pts
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Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 27%
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Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7010

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-3240 Processor (3M Cache, 3.40 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ3'12
Processor Numberi3-3240
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$117.00
Clock Speed3.4 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP55 W
Thermal Solution Specification2011C

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 2500
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.05 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 Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurationsup to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8 & 2x4

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo
Secure KeyNo

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)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
My WiFi TechYes

Package

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

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

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