Average Bench: 82.4% (152nd of 1363)

Based on 35,862 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000A0653 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-10100F CPU @ 3.60GHz
Poor: 70%Average: 82.4% 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 88Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 122Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-10100F is just 19.6%. 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 Speed 646Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 635Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 35,862 samples)
Min Avg Max
74.5 Memory 88 95.4
98.2 1-Core 122 130
192 2-Core 232 254
83.2% 147 Pts
Min Avg Max
345 4-Core 415 475
502 8-Core 635 696
65% 525 Pts
Min Avg Max
543 64-Core 646 695
40% 646 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 93.9
1-Core 128
2-Core 252
89% 158 Pts
4-Core 461
8-Core 646
70% 554 Pts
64-Core 669
41% 669 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 96.1
1-Core 124
2-Core 230
86% 150 Pts
4-Core 427
8-Core 655
67% 541 Pts
64-Core 672
42% 672 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 95.7
1-Core 123
2-Core 236
87% 152 Pts
4-Core 427
8-Core 635
66% 531 Pts
64-Core 635
39% 635 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 95.2
1-Core 126
2-Core 252
89% 158 Pts
4-Core 420
8-Core 660
67% 540 Pts
64-Core 665
41% 665 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 55,582,225 CPUs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $85 @ launch in Oct '20
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Typical Core i3-10100F Builds (Compare 4,066 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: MSI H510M-A PRO (MS-7D22)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 119% - Outstanding Total price: $73

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 Comments

10th generation Comet Lake processor...

Added 23 months ago.

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3 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


Liked

19 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

3 days ago.

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güzelş—Dec '20


Good

2 days ago.

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


Excellent

4 months ago.

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


Excellent

1 month ago.

A very good CPU for it's price.


Excellent

5 months 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

3 months ago.

A very stable CPU with a price beyond his power


Good

12 months ago.

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


Excellent

30 days 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


Terrible

1 month ago.

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


Good

1 month ago.

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


Good

4 months ago.

Cheap not big difference from i5-10400f


Good

5 months ago.

Best CPU if you want to save money for GPU


Good

9 days ago.

the most amazing and cheapest cpu


Excellent

14 months ago.

in my opinion it is better and much more accessible


Excellent

19 months ago.

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


Average

17 months ago.

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


Excellent

15 months ago.

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


Excellent

14 months ago.

Nice price gaming cpu!


Excellent

6 months ago.

great value cpu


Excellent

18 months ago.

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


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