Average Bench: 82.5% (149th of 1355)

Based on 28,165 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000A0653 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-10100F CPU @ 3.60GHz
Poor: 72%Average: 82.5% Great: 90%
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i3-10100F averaged just 17.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i3-10100F near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 88.4Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 121Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-10100F is just 18%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-10100F performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 642Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 635Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 28,165 samples)
Min Avg Max
77.7 Memory 88.4 95.8
104 1-Core 121 129
203 2-Core 232 252
85.2% 147 Pts
Min Avg Max
336 4-Core 413 466
501 8-Core 635 691
67.1% 524 Pts
Min Avg Max
526 64-Core 642 692
43.1% 642 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.6
1-Core 125
2-Core 252
90% 157 Pts
4-Core 467
8-Core 685
74% 576 Pts
64-Core 693
46% 693 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.5
1-Core 128
2-Core 243
90% 155 Pts
4-Core 442
8-Core 683
72% 563 Pts
64-Core 677
45% 677 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.7
1-Core 121
2-Core 249
87% 153 Pts
4-Core 462
8-Core 682
74% 572 Pts
64-Core 688
46% 688 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.8
1-Core 124
2-Core 229
87% 148 Pts
4-Core 409
8-Core 649
67% 529 Pts
64-Core 656
44% 656 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.7
1-Core 126
2-Core 235
84% 147 Pts
4-Core 428
8-Core 681
71% 555 Pts
64-Core 676
45% 676 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 52,627,013 CPUs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $85 @ launch in Oct '20
AmazonUS $796 mins
EbayUS $828 days
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Typical Core i3-10100F Builds (Compare 4,723 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte H410M H - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $260

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 Comments

10th generation Comet Lake processor...

Added 19 months ago.

Excellent (edit your comment) Add link

8 days ago.

Comment 

AMAZING FOR THE PRICE!!!!!!! You got 4 cores and EIGHT threads for just 100 bucks. That is an amazing price especially with the 3.6 ghz. —Dec '20

Comment 

Just great tbh. runs every game i throw at it. great for the price especially.—Dec '20


Excellent

14 days ago.

Comment 

let's be honest Really Good budget/performance cpu at only £89 and offers the same performance of the Ryzen 5 3600 at nearly £100 cheaper!—Jan '21


Excellent

1 day ago.

Comment 

güzelş—Dec '20


Excellent

23 days ago.

my opinion his, a budget cpu and a more ltle superior of i5 9400


Excellent

7 days ago.

Processeur premier prix dans la gamme de Intel core i, avec des performances impressionnantes à ce tarif.


Excellent

25 days ago.

Perfect priced CPU the 10100f will run games just perfectly fine and also is perfect for workstation as well I would recommend this CPU for budget gaming systems.


Excellent

4 months ago.

A very stable CPU with a price beyond his power


Good

7 months ago.

It has no integrated graphics but it is decently powerful. Great for basic use!


Excellent

2 months ago.

Comment 

Paired it with a 1070 and runs everything I throw at it @2K around 60fps. Amazing bang for your buck. Almost half the price of Ryzen 5 3600 with comparable performance!—Apr '21


Poor

2 months ago.

its perfect for budget pc and its better than ryzen 7 2700


Good

4 months ago.

does pretty much the same but is at a much affordable price


Terrible

19 days ago.

Cheap not big difference from i5-10400f


Good

1 month ago.

Best CPU if you want to save money for GPU


Excellent

10 months ago.

in my opinion it is better and much more accessible


Excellent

14 months ago.

This is the true 4790K replacement. For a lot less money. Great cpu.


Average

13 months ago.

Same performance as intels' 4th generation i7-4790K.


Excellent

11 months ago.

good for web browsing, basic office tasks...quiet too


Excellent

10 months ago.

Nice price gaming cpu!


Excellent

8 months ago.

дешевый и производительный


Excellent

1 month ago.

great value cpu


Excellent

14 months ago.

This CPU is a beast for a cheap price. Would recommend to anyone!


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