Average Bench: 85% (78th of 1288)

Based on 6,619 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000A0653 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-10100F CPU @ 3.60GHz
Poor: 75%Average: 85% Great: 92%
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i3-10100F averaged just 15.0% 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 89.7Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 125Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-10100F is just 17.3%. 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 664Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 658Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,619 samples)
Min Avg Max
79.5 Memory 89.7 95
111 1-Core 125 131
208 2-Core 241 257
87.5% 152 Pts
Min Avg Max
369 4-Core 433 495
568 8-Core 658 692
69.9% 545 Pts
Min Avg Max
593 64-Core 664 694
44.6% 664 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 93.7
1-Core 129
2-Core 255
92% 159 Pts
4-Core 436
8-Core 688
72% 562 Pts
64-Core 685
46% 685 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.5
1-Core 130
2-Core 256
91% 159 Pts
4-Core 454
8-Core 626
70% 540 Pts
64-Core 685
46% 685 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 93
1-Core 130
2-Core 237
90% 153 Pts
4-Core 431
8-Core 677
71% 554 Pts
64-Core 679
46% 679 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.3
1-Core 104
2-Core 201
78% 131 Pts
4-Core 351
8-Core 548
57% 450 Pts
64-Core 549
37% 549 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.4
1-Core 128
2-Core 252
85% 152 Pts
4-Core 354
8-Core 589
60% 471 Pts
64-Core 646
43% 646 Pts
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 Prices

MSRP ≈ $85 @ launch in Oct '20
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Typical Core i3-10100F Builds (Compare 1,411 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
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Workstation
Workstation 12%
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Motherboard: MSI H410M-A PRO (MS-7C89)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $233

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 Comments

10th generation Comet Lake processor...

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Terrible (edit your comment) Add link

17 hrs ago.

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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

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


Excellent

20 days ago.

Pretty good CPU, especially for entry level pc builds.

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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

6 hrs ago.

Comment 

güzelş—Dec '20


Poor

13 days ago.

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


Excellent

2 months ago.

Astonishing performance for the 80$ you spend on this little chip right here. It can beat the Core i7 7700 in almost all tasks. It is the only chip from Intel that I might be able to recommend.


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