IntelBX80646I34340
IntelBX80646I34330

2 Cores, 4 Threads @3.6GHz, Haswell.
Release date: Q3 2013.

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2 Cores, 4 Threads @3.5GHz, Haswell.
Release date: Q3 2013.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 4,004 user samples
475 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 47% Base clock 3.6 GHz
Worst Bench: 29% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 29% Great: 47%
SPEED RANK: 354th / 1182
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
3,529 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 45% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 29% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 0.45 GHz (avg)
Poor: 29% Great: 45%
SPEED RANK: 370th / 1182
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
42.3 % +4% 40.8 %
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
97.1 Pts +4% 93.2 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
170 Pts +4% 164 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
253 Pts +4% 244 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
258 Pts +4% 249 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
262 Pts +4% 253 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
106 Pts +2% 104 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
203 Pts +4% 195 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
283 Pts +4% 273 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
283 Pts +4% 273 Pts
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
285 Pts +3% 276 Pts
Market Share
Based on 20,342,940 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.02 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
Value
Value For Money
58.5 % Better value.
+22%
48.1 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
45 % 56 % More popular.
+24%
Price
Price (score)
$85 Much cheaper.
+44%
$153
Age
Newest
74 Months 74 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
54 Watts 54 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
2 cores 2 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads 4 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
22 nm 22 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.6 GHz +3% 3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.6 GHz +3% 3.5 GHz
Series
CPU Architecture
Haswell Haswell
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1150 FCLGA1150
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 4600 HD 4600
Embedded Options Available
Embedded Options Available
No Yes
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$149.00 - $157.00 $138.00 - $147.00

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The Intel Core i3-4330 is a budget dual-core four threaded 4th generation Haswell processor released in Q3 2013. The i3-4330 has gained popularity by offering a good balance between low power, good performance and value for money. It scores a strong effective speed of 89% with its base clock of 3.5 GHz which means that users will experience smooth and fast performance with the majority of desktop applications. Additionally its two cores and four virtual cores are adequate for most games. The i3-4330 features Intel HD Graphics 4600 which are comparable to AMD integrated graphics when it comes to 3D gaming. But serious gamers will need to keep enough money aside for a dedicated GPU. An 8% premium on the list price would buy you the i3-4340 which has a 100 MHz advantage on its base clock speed (full comparison here). [Nov '14 CPUPro]

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