Average Bench: 46.9% (366th of 1128)

Based on 20,084 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306A9, Models: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3220 CPU @ 3.30GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3220 CPU @ 3.30GHz
Poor: 35%Average: 46.9% Great: 51%
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i3-3220 averaged 53.1% 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

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 83Pts
Single Core Floating Point Speed 83.7Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-3220 is just 16%. 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 220Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 20,084 samples)
Min Avg Max
59.3 SC Int 81.5 89.2
61.3 SC Float 83.7 91.9
61 SC Mixed 83 90.4
66.2% 82.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
144 QC Int 211 233
143 QC Float 211 232
144 QC Mixed 214 236
48% 212 Pts
Min Avg Max
172 MC Int 217 233
172 MC Float 217 232
174 MC Mixed 220 238
32.7% 218 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
SC Int 88.7
SC Float 91.9
SC Mixed 89.7
72% 90.1 Pts
QC Int 231
QC Float 231
QC Mixed 234
53% 232 Pts
MC Int 233
MC Float 232
MC Mixed 237
35% 234 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 87.3
SC Float 91.3
SC Mixed 89.4
72% 89.3 Pts
QC Int 230
QC Float 226
QC Mixed 231
52% 229 Pts
MC Int 228
MC Float 230
MC Mixed 232
34% 230 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 86.3
SC Float 89.5
SC Mixed 87.5
70% 87.8 Pts
QC Int 229
QC Float 230
QC Mixed 234
52% 231 Pts
MC Int 227
MC Float 229
MC Mixed 234
34% 230 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 86
SC Float 91.5
SC Mixed 89.5
71% 89 Pts
QC Int 230
QC Float 230
QC Mixed 229
52% 230 Pts
MC Int 224
MC Float 223
MC Mixed 231
34% 226 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3220 CPU @ 3.30GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 87.5
SC Float 80.3
SC Mixed 88.7
68% 85.5 Pts
QC Int 215
QC Float 216
QC Mixed 217
49% 216 Pts
MC Int 210
MC Float 205
MC Mixed 221
32% 212 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3220 CPU @ 3.30GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 81.7
SC Float 86.9
SC Mixed 84
67% 84.2 Pts
QC Int 224
QC Float 217
QC Mixed 203
49% 215 Pts
MC Int 231
MC Float 228
MC Mixed 237
35% 232 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 63.8
SC Float 75.2
SC Mixed 78.5
58% 72.5 Pts
QC Int 167
QC Float 187
QC Mixed 142
37% 165 Pts
MC Int 178
MC Float 209
MC Mixed 180
28% 189 Pts
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Typical Core i3-3220 Builds (Compare 2,516 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 3010

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $182

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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

8 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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