Average Bench: 47% (355th of 1105)

Based on 16,058 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306A9, Models: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3220 CPU @ 3.30GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3220 CPU @ 3.30GHz
Poor: 36%Average: 47% Great: 51%
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i3-3220 averaged 53.0% 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 85.1Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 83.7Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-3220 is just 15.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-3220 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 217Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 219Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 16,058 samples)
Min Avg Max
60.6 SC Int 82.3 89.3
63.3 SC Float 85.1 92
61.1 SC Mixed 83.7 90.6
66.9% 83.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
146 QC Int 208 232
148 QC Float 211 232
155 QC Mixed 213 235
47.8% 211 Pts
Min Avg Max
170 MC Int 216 232
176 MC Float 217 233
167 MC Mixed 219 237
32.6% 217 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 89.1
SC Float 91.8
SC Mixed 89.1
72% 90 Pts
QC Int 226
QC Float 226
QC Mixed 233
52% 228 Pts
MC Int 221
MC Float 229
MC Mixed 234
34% 228 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 89
SC Float 90.7
SC Mixed 89.8
72% 89.8 Pts
QC Int 227
QC Float 225
QC Mixed 232
52% 228 Pts
MC Int 229
MC Float 228
MC Mixed 233
34% 230 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 91.3
SC Float 94
SC Mixed 88.7
73% 91.3 Pts
QC Int 231
QC Float 232
QC Mixed 233
52% 232 Pts
MC Int 231
MC Float 234
MC Mixed 233
35% 233 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 88
SC Float 91.8
SC Mixed 89.6
72% 89.8 Pts
QC Int 229
QC Float 229
QC Mixed 231
52% 230 Pts
MC Int 232
MC Float 231
MC Mixed 226
34% 230 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 88.3
SC Float 90.1
SC Mixed 88.8
71% 89.1 Pts
QC Int 227
QC Float 225
QC Mixed 232
52% 228 Pts
MC Int 228
MC Float 228
MC Mixed 229
34% 228 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 89.1
SC Float 90.5
SC Mixed 87.8
71% 89.1 Pts
QC Int 228
QC Float 231
QC Mixed 232
52% 230 Pts
MC Int 226
MC Float 229
MC Mixed 233
34% 229 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 86.6
SC Float 91.1
SC Mixed 88.7
71% 88.8 Pts
QC Int 195
QC Float 227
QC Mixed 230
49% 217 Pts
MC Int 223
MC Float 227
MC Mixed 231
34% 227 Pts
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Typical Core i3-3220 Builds (Compare 2,072 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 3010

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-3220 Processor (3M Cache, 3.30 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ3'12
Processor Numberi3-3220
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$115.00 - $117.00
Clock Speed3.3 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

 Comments

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Good

3 months ago.

compare to others this i3 is faster, silence and with a good pieces on your pc, you really can fly with it


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