Average Bench: 70.2% (143rd of 1147)

more Based on 96,447 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306A9, , 1F8BFBFF000306A9, 00004E414C206472, 4920555043070506, 0000000000000000, 4920555043080306, 1FABFBFF000306A9, 00003F0000103FFF Models: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3770 CPU @ 3.40GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3770 CPU @ 3.40GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU 3770 @ 3.4GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3770 @ 3.30 GHZ

The Intel Core i7-3770 is an Ivy Bridge processor. With four cores and eight threads the 3770 has excellent single , dual and multi-core performance. Comparing the 3770 to the 4770K shows that the 4770K leads by 11% at stock speeds and, thanks to an unlocked multiplier on the 4770K, by 15% at overclocked frequencies. The i7-3770 has a very strong performance profile which includes multi-core capabilities that are likely to be overkill for the majority of desktop users. Comparing the 3770 to the 3770K shows that the unlocked 3770K allows for, on average, an additional 8% increase in performance. [Mar '14 CPUPro]

ADVERTISEMENT
Poor: 57%Average: 70.2% Great: 80%
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-3770 averaged 29.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Multi Core Integer Speed 504Pts
Single Core Floating Point Speed 102Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-3770 is 22.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-3770 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 503Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 511Pts
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 96,447 samples)
Min Avg Max
84.3 SC Int 99.9 113
83.5 SC Float 102 116
85.1 SC Mixed 101 113
80.7% 101 Pts
Min Avg Max
266 QC Int 338 402
273 QC Float 344 409
269 QC Mixed 342 405
77.3% 341 Pts
Min Avg Max
428 MC Int 504 577
427 MC Float 503 575
433 MC Mixed 511 585
75.9% 506 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 105
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 376
QC Float 401
QC Mixed 370
87% 382 Pts
MC Int 521
MC Float 512
MC Mixed 529
78% 521 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 101
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 102
82% 102 Pts
QC Int 370
QC Float 355
QC Mixed 349
81% 358 Pts
MC Int 504
MC Float 498
MC Mixed 507
75% 503 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
SC Int 104
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 105
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 338
QC Float 348
QC Mixed 338
77% 341 Pts
MC Int 529
MC Float 514
MC Mixed 527
79% 524 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 70.3
SC Float 66.9
SC Mixed 63.4
54% 66.9 Pts
QC Int 321
QC Float 324
QC Mixed 367
76% 338 Pts
MC Int 514
MC Float 506
MC Mixed 520
77% 513 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3770 CPU @ 3.40GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 82.4
SC Float 87.9
SC Mixed 77.4
66% 82.6 Pts
QC Int 248
QC Float 241
QC Mixed 253
56% 247 Pts
MC Int 410
MC Float 363
MC Mixed 438
61% 403 Pts
96,447 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,597,579 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $297 @ launch in Mar '12
AmazonUS $43039 mins
Send price feedback
Typical Core i7-3770 Builds (Compare 3,931 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

System: Dell XPS 8500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $495

Popular Core i7-3770 systems:

How Fast Is Your CPU? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build.
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.
Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) March 2019 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical consumers. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating which is geared towards gamers. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-3770 Processor (8M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'12
Processor Numberi7-3770
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$283.00 - $305.00
Clock Speed3.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.9 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP77 W
Thermal Solution Specification2011D

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4000
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurationsup to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8 & 2x4

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1155

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

3rd gen Intel Core processor feature Intel Turbo Boost Technology...

Models:BX80637I73770, BXC80637I73770, CM8063701211600

Added 5 years ago.

Excellent (edit your comment) Add link

9 days ago.

Still going strong, hope that the allowance of overclocking on Z chips is taken into account with this non-K. 4.3 Ghz Z77 Extreme4


Excellent

23 days ago.

Bought used for 100€ more than two years ago. OC'ed on Asrock Z77 Pro 4 the nonK 3770 to AllCore 4Ghz and still performing very well (81,x% on this Benchmark) Used in Games around 40-70% max. No need to buy a new CPU


Good

8 days ago.

8 treads 4ghz turbo boost for every day using


Good

4 days ago.

scored an 85.7%, still going strong and wont be seeing my self upgrade platform in a while


Excellent

1 day ago.

ش


Liked

6 months ago.

Comment 

Despite not a K version, rocksolid performance and with a bit ram and SSD you can do heavy stuff, even a small server is perfectly smooth once installed, power enough in virtualisation—Aug '15


Excellent

1 month ago.

Por el precio es una hermosura. Se la sigue bancando perfectamente en 2018 y por un tiempo largo no pienso cambiarlo.


Excellent

3 months ago.

Still very powerful CPU. Hits 4.15 Ghz with intel stock cooler and a good P67 board.


Excellent

11 months ago.

Still holds up very well with overclocking after all the years. One of the best CPUs for the buck!


Excellent

15 months ago.

Had it for quite a while, still runs everything I need (from VM to video games) and doesn't limit my R9 Nano.


Good

9 months ago.

too expensive for basically no reason, every option is better.


Very good

5 years ago.


Liked

21 months ago.

Comment 

can be overclocked to 4.1-4.2-4.3 Mhz without spendind a lot, yet 3 years old and not so far form the best actual cpu!—Aug '15


Excellent

7 months ago.

Very strong and good for Gaming and editing even today with all 6, 7, 8 gens out, he can outperform many of them the CPU rock in gaming with good GPU and RAM LOL and if you have a new one, you are set for good. Just awesome CPU in general for the price I just bought it for 130€ with my GTX 1060 6GB and 16GB DDR3 1600 and SSD Win 10 Pro on 1080p any game on Ultra no problem.


Terrible

18 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Good

8 months ago.

Had one since it came out, runs a little hotter than it should, but Ive used it for everything form AutoCAD, Photoshop, Heavy gaming and Emulation.


Good

4 months ago.

I work fine and perfect performance


Average

21 days ago.

It's survived for something like 6 or 7 years and is still kicking so


Your
opinion?
1147 Processors (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different CPUs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $360Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $65
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $122Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $105
Intel Core i5-8600K $260Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $105SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $776SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $110SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback