IntelBX80646I34360
IntelBX80684I39100F

2 Cores, 4 Threads @3.7GHz, Haswell.
Release date: Q2 2014.

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4 Cores, 4 Threads @3.6GHz, Coffee Lake.
Release date: Q2 2019.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 7,280 user samples
1,124 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 60% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 40% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 40% Great: 60%
SPEED RANK: 308th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
6,156 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 86% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 69% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 69% Great: 86%
SPEED RANK: 65th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
54.6 % 79.6 % Much faster effective speed.
+46%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
99 Pts 121 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+22%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
172 Pts 238 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+38%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
261 Pts 445 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+70%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
264 Pts 450 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+70%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
110 Pts 129 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+17%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
204 Pts 254 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+25%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
289 Pts 488 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+69%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
289 Pts 490 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+70%
Market Share
Based on 22,502,669 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.31 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
Value
Value For Money
64.6 % 110 % Much better value.
+70%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
52 % 157 % Hugely more popular.
+202%
Price
Price (score)
$150 $86 Much cheaper.
+43%
Age
Newest
68 Months 8 Months Hugely more recent.
+88%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
54 Watts More energy efficient.
+17%
65 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
2 cores 4 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads 4 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
22 nm 14 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+36%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.7 GHz +3% 3.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.7 GHz 4.2 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+14%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
292 Pts 493 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+69%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
267 Pts 454 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+70%
Series
CPU Architecture
Haswell Coffee Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1150 FCLGA1151
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 4600 None
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q2'14 Q2'19
Cache
Cache
4 MB SmartCache 6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options Available
Embedded Options Available
Yes No
Lithography
Lithography
22 nm 14 nm
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
5 GT/s DMI2 8 GT/s DMI3
Thermal Solution Specification
Thermal Solution Specification
PCG 2013C PCG 2015C (65W)
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
32 GB 64 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3-1333/1600, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.5V DDR4-2400
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
25.6 GB/s 37.5 GB/s
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
No 2.0
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
Yes No
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) ‡
No Yes
PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Revision
Up to 3.0 3.0

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Intel’s Core i3-9100F is a quad-core 9th generation Coffee Lake desktop processor. It features base / boost clocks of 3.6 / 4.2 GHz, 6 MB of cache, a 65W TDP and it ships with a cooler. Gamers should pair the 9100F with a Z390 motherboard and unlock higher XMP RAM speeds. This will deliver up to a 15% fps boost which is well worth it considering that many Z390 boards are available for around $100 USD (here is one of the builds from our EFps test lab). The 9100F has great single core performance coupled with a strong memory sub system. This enables it to deliver excellent all round performance, easily holding its own against far pricier CPUs for the majority of use cases. The heavily hyped 12 threaded 6 core Ryzen 3600 barely pulls ahead in any of the top five games[Oct '19 CPUPro]

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