Intel
IntelBX8070110100
  

4 Cores, 8 Threads @1.80 GHz, 15 W.
Release date ≈ Q3 2019.

4 Cores, 8 Threads @3.6GHz, Comet Lake.
Release date: Q2 2020.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 80,712 user samples
49,657 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 43% Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 43% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 483rd / 1360
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
31,055 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 89% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 69% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Poor: 69% Great: 89%
SPEED RANK: 142nd / 1360
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
63.5 % 82 % Faster effective speed.
+29%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
73.9 Pts 87.5 Pts Lower memory latency.
+18%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
101 Pts 120 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+19%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
183 Pts 231 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+26%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
292 Pts 413 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+41%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
408 Pts 638 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+56%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
91.5 Pts 94.9 Pts +4%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
131 Pts +2% 128 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
252 Pts 252 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
420 Pts 465 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+11%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
593 Pts 690 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+16%
Market Share
Based on 55,487,627 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.16 % 0.22 % Much higher market share.
+38%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
54 % 89 % Much more popular.
+65%
Age
Newest
36+ Months 28 Months More recent.
+22%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
568 Pts 691 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
+22%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
400 Pts 648 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+62%
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'19 Q2'20
Cache
Cache
8 MB Intel® Smart Cache 6 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Max Turbo Frequency
Max Turbo Frequency
4.90 GHz 4.30 GHz
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
4 GT/s 8 GT/s
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
64 GB 128 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2666, LPDDR3-2133, LPDDR4-2933 DDR4-2666
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
45.8 GB/s 41.6 GB/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® UHD Graphics Intel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
300 MHz 350 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.15 GHz 1.10 GHz
Graphics Video Max Memory
Graphics Video Max Memory
32 GB 64 GB
Package Size
Package Size
46mm x 24mm 37.5mm x 37.5mm
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1 Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4

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Great cpu with rubbish graphics. It's able to run E-Sport games at 720p 60-80 fps and 1080p at 40  [Dec '19 10bands]

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The i3-10100 is Intel’s entry level 10th generation Comet Lake processor and represents the best value for money within the line-up. This quad-core hyper-threaded 65 Watt processor ships with a cooler and is capable of 4.3 GHz single and 4.1 GHz all core boosts. Although the i3-10100 requires a new LGA1200 motherboard, Intel have guaranteed that LGA1200 will be compatible with the next generation of Rocket Lake CPUs, expected later this year. Running at stock (2666 MHz) RAM frequency handicaps performance by as much as 15% so gamers should pair the 10100 with a Z490 motherboard. This will both open an upgrade path to higher tier "K" tier CPUs and unlock higher XMP RAM speeds (here is one of the builds from our EFps test lab). When paired with an RTX 2060S, the 10100 lags just 13% behind the i9-10900K flagship. The 10100 allows budget gamers to allocate more money towards a better GPU which often results in a stronger overall gaming system. At a retail price of $122 USD, the 10100 competes against AMD’s quad-core Ryzen 3 3300X. Game EFps and effective speed benchmarks show that the 10100’s lower memory latency gives it the edge. In addition, unlike the 3300X, the 10100 also packs integrated graphics with Quick Sync hardware encoding, which alleviates the need for desktop users to purchase a separate GPU. In order to achieve better value for money, it is necessary to consider the older generation 9100F, which, when paired with a 2060S, is 39% cheaper ($75 USD) for comparable gaming performance. [Jun '20 CPUPro]

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