Intel
IntelBX8070110100
  

Release date ≈ Q4 2016.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 21,693 user samples
3,806 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 55% Base clock 1.6 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 33% Base clock 1.6 GHz, turbo 0.95 GHz (avg)
Poor: 33% Great: 55%
SPEED RANK: 835th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
17,887 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 91% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 71% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 71% Great: 91%
SPEED RANK: 110th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
46.5 % 83.6 % Much faster effective speed.
+80%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
65.6 Pts 87.7 Pts Much lower memory latency.
+34%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
62.1 Pts 123 Pts Hugely faster single-core speed.
+98%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
109 Pts 238 Pts Hugely faster dual-core speed.
+118%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
160 Pts 429 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
+168%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
160 Pts 654 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+309%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
78.1 Pts 94.5 Pts Lower OC memory latency.
+21%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
78.7 Pts 131 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+66%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
137 Pts 257 Pts Hugely faster OC dual-core speed.
+88%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
196 Pts 491 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
+151%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
197 Pts 691 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+251%
Market Share
Based on 44,906,347 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.2 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
52 % 87 % Much more popular.
+67%
Age
Newest
56+ Months 14 Months Much more recent.
+75%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
197 Pts 693 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+252%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
158 Pts 659 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+317%
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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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