Average Bench: 80.4% (183rd of 1385)

Based on 39,812 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000A0653 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-10100F CPU @ 3.60GHz
Poor: 69%Average: 80.4% Great: 87%
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i3-10100F averaged just 19.6% 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 87.7Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 119Pts

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 Speed 605Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 588Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 39,812 samples)
Min Avg Max
78 Memory 87.7 95.2
95.8 1-Core 119 126
190 2-Core 227 250
82% 145 Pts
Min Avg Max
331 4-Core 395 435
467 8-Core 588 651
61.2% 491 Pts
Min Avg Max
487 64-Core 605 662
37.4% 605 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 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.9
1-Core 124
2-Core 241
86% 153 Pts
4-Core 407
8-Core 653
65% 530 Pts
64-Core 652
40% 652 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.5
1-Core 119
2-Core 228
84% 147 Pts
4-Core 371
8-Core 514
56% 443 Pts
64-Core 557
34% 557 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.2
1-Core 123
2-Core 252
84% 153 Pts
4-Core 417
8-Core 571
62% 494 Pts
64-Core 593
37% 593 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.9
1-Core 124
2-Core 237
84% 149 Pts
4-Core 370
8-Core 592
59% 481 Pts
64-Core 628
39% 628 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.2
1-Core 108
2-Core 214
78% 137 Pts
4-Core 336
8-Core 506
52% 421 Pts
64-Core 538
33% 538 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 58,841,492 CPUs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $85 @ launch in Oct '20
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Typical Core i3-10100F Builds (Compare 3,084 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H410M H V3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $93

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 Comments

10th generation Comet Lake processor...

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9 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

20 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


Liked

10 days ago.

Comment 

güzelş—Dec '20


Excellent

9 days ago.

epic price to performance ratio


Excellent

3 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

8 months ago.

A very stable CPU with a price beyond his power


Good

16 months ago.

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


Excellent

5 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


Terrible

5 months ago.

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


Good

5 months ago.

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


Excellent

3 months ago.

Cheap not big difference from i5-10400f


Good

9 months ago.

Best CPU if you want to save money for GPU


Excellent

1 month ago.

It has the best performance 3.60ghz of base clock i5 10th gen is only 2.90ghz base clock


Excellent

2 months ago.

THIS IS MY FAVOTITE PROSSESEUR


Good

19 days ago.

best price and performance cpu ever


Excellent

2 days ago.

the most amazing and cheapest cpu


Excellent

18 months ago.

in my opinion it is better and much more accessible


Excellent

23 months ago.

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


Average

22 months ago.

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


Excellent

19 months ago.

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


Excellent

18 months ago.

Nice price gaming cpu!


Excellent

10 months ago.

great value cpu


Excellent

22 months ago.

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


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