Average Bench: 84.3% (102nd of 1314)

Based on 9,880 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000A0653 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-10100F CPU @ 3.60GHz
Poor: 73%Average: 84.3% 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 15.6% 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 89.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 124Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-10100F is just 18.9%. 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 655Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 649Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,880 samples)
Min Avg Max
78.4 Memory 89.2 95.2
108 1-Core 124 131
206 2-Core 239 257
86.8% 151 Pts
Min Avg Max
343 4-Core 429 494
523 8-Core 649 691
69.2% 539 Pts
Min Avg Max
535 64-Core 655 693
43.9% 655 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 97.1
1-Core 130
2-Core 254
93% 160 Pts
4-Core 490
8-Core 687
76% 589 Pts
64-Core 689
46% 689 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.1
1-Core 127
2-Core 249
90% 156 Pts
4-Core 434
8-Core 659
70% 546 Pts
64-Core 676
45% 676 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.7
1-Core 124
2-Core 230
86% 148 Pts
4-Core 421
8-Core 651
68% 536 Pts
64-Core 645
43% 645 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.2
1-Core 121
2-Core 230
86% 148 Pts
4-Core 414
8-Core 495
60% 454 Pts
64-Core 669
45% 669 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.1
1-Core 123
2-Core 225
85% 145 Pts
4-Core 401
8-Core 654
67% 527 Pts
64-Core 648
44% 648 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 43,104,167 CPUs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $85 @ launch in Oct '20
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Typical Core i3-10100F Builds (Compare 1,995 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
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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: 84% - Excellent Total price: $264

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 Comments

10th generation Comet Lake processor...

Added 6 months ago.

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4 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


Poor

1 month 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


Excellent

2 days ago.

Comment 

güzelş—Dec '20


Good

19 days ago.

good processing and cost benefit


Poor

2 months ago.

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


Excellent

1 month ago.

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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


Excellent

2 months ago.

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


Average

1 month ago.

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


Excellent

1 month ago.

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


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