Average Bench: 84.2% (101st of 1316)

Based on 13,479 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000A0653 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-10100F CPU @ 3.60GHz
Poor: 74%Average: 84.2% Great: 92%
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i3-10100F averaged just 15.7% 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 89.1Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 124Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-10100F is just 18.1%. 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 656Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 651Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,479 samples)
Min Avg Max
78.3 Memory 89.1 94.7
105 1-Core 124 131
201 2-Core 238 258
86.7% 150 Pts
Min Avg Max
357 4-Core 429 493
526 8-Core 651 692
69.2% 540 Pts
Min Avg Max
545 64-Core 656 694
44% 656 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.4
1-Core 128
2-Core 251
90% 157 Pts
4-Core 433
8-Core 682
71% 558 Pts
64-Core 684
46% 684 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.5
1-Core 124
2-Core 231
87% 149 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 648
67% 529 Pts
64-Core 652
44% 652 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.5
1-Core 119
2-Core 232
86% 147 Pts
4-Core 407
8-Core 600
65% 503 Pts
64-Core 609
41% 609 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.6
1-Core 121
2-Core 230
85% 147 Pts
4-Core 395
8-Core 593
63% 494 Pts
64-Core 625
42% 625 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,910,004 CPUs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $85 @ launch in Oct '20
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Typical Core i3-10100F Builds (Compare 3,225 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 78%
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Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte H410M H - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $286

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 Comments

10th generation Comet Lake processor...

Added 9 months ago.

Excellent (edit your comment) Add link

3 mins 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


Poor

4 months ago.

Pretty good CPU, especially for entry level pc builds.

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


Terrible

10 days ago.

Comment 

güzelş—Dec '20


Excellent

14 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.


Poor

5 months ago.

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


Excellent

3 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


Good

11 days ago.

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


Excellent

11 days ago.

in my opinion it is better and much more accessible


Excellent

4 months ago.

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


Average

3 months ago.

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


Excellent

1 month ago.

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


Excellent

5 days ago.

Nice price gaming cpu!


Excellent

4 months ago.

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


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