Average Bench: 86.9% (76th of 1316)

Based on 247 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000A0650, BFEBFBFF000A0653 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-10300 CPU @ 3.70GHz
Poor: 77%Average: 86.9% Great: 93%
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i3-10300 averaged just 13.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i3-10300 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 128Pts
Avg. Memory Latency 90.9Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-10300 is just 16%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-10300 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 688Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 681Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 247 samples)
Min Avg Max
81.8 Memory 90.9 96
114 1-Core 128 134
222 2-Core 249 264
89.7% 156 Pts
Min Avg Max
379 4-Core 447 508
597 8-Core 681 709
72.2% 564 Pts
Min Avg Max
610 64-Core 688 712
46.1% 688 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 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 97.7
1-Core 134
2-Core 246
93% 159 Pts
4-Core 438
8-Core 692
72% 565 Pts
64-Core 709
48% 709 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 92
1-Core 130
2-Core 253
91% 158 Pts
4-Core 458
8-Core 702
74% 580 Pts
64-Core 718
48% 718 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.5
1-Core 130
2-Core 260
92% 161 Pts
4-Core 437
8-Core 707
73% 572 Pts
64-Core 709
48% 709 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.3
1-Core 135
2-Core 263
91% 161 Pts
4-Core 478
8-Core 705
76% 591 Pts
64-Core 698
47% 698 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.3
1-Core 131
2-Core 236
88% 152 Pts
4-Core 441
8-Core 706
73% 573 Pts
64-Core 706
47% 706 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,569,934 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i3-10300 Builds (Compare 4,375 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte B460M DS3H - $104

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $567

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-10300 Processor
Launch DateQ2'20
Processor Numberi3-10300
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Clock Speed3.70 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.40 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP65 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size128 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2666
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth41.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Turbo Boost 3.0 TechNo
Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1200

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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Good

5 months ago.

11400F+3060Ti: Game over AMD, at least until Zen4 and RDNA 3 …


Poor

25 days ago.

Too expensive AMD's Ryzen 3 has a much more reasonable price


Terrible

14 months ago.

Just get Ryzen 3 3300X. Much better and faster. End of story.


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