Average Bench: 61.6% (480th of 1316)

Based on 445 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3245 CPU @ 3.40GHz
Poor: 54%Average: 61.6% Great: 67%
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i3-3245 averaged 38.3% 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

Avg. Memory Latency 84.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 86.8Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-3245 is just 13.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-3245 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 229Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 228Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 445 samples)
Min Avg Max
71 Memory 84.8 94.3
61.4 1-Core 86.8 93.5
111 2-Core 152 181
66.5% 108 Pts
Min Avg Max
166 4-Core 224 243
184 8-Core 228 243
30.9% 226 Pts
Min Avg Max
184 64-Core 229 246
15.4% 229 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Memory 87.3
1-Core 88.5
2-Core 159
69% 112 Pts
4-Core 241
8-Core 240
33% 240 Pts
64-Core 244
16% 244 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3245 CPU @ 3.40GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Memory 94.2
1-Core 66.7
2-Core 167
67% 109 Pts
4-Core 198
8-Core 216
28% 207 Pts
64-Core 207
14% 207 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Memory 87.9
1-Core 91.5
2-Core 163
70% 114 Pts
4-Core 231
8-Core 237
32% 234 Pts
64-Core 243
16% 243 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3245 CPU @ 3.40GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.1
1-Core 89.1
2-Core 148
68% 109 Pts
4-Core 218
8-Core 218
30% 218 Pts
64-Core 218
15% 218 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.4
1-Core 49.3
2-Core 98.5
53% 79.4 Pts
4-Core 187
8-Core 206
26% 197 Pts
64-Core 241
16% 241 Pts
LGA1155 CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.4
1-Core 92.7
2-Core 163
67% 112 Pts
4-Core 237
8-Core 240
32% 239 Pts
64-Core 236
16% 236 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.8
1-Core 93.2
2-Core 163
66% 110 Pts
4-Core 241
8-Core 232
33% 237 Pts
64-Core 247
17% 247 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.4
1-Core 70.1
2-Core 140
58% 94.7 Pts
4-Core 197
8-Core 210
28% 204 Pts
64-Core 228
15% 228 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,439,024 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i3-3245 Builds (Compare 18,540 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7010

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 21% - Poor Total price: $29

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-3245 Processor (3M Cache, 3.40 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'13
Processor Numberi3-3245
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$134.00 - $144.00
Clock Speed3.4 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP55 W
Thermal Solution Specification2011C

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4000
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.05 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 Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurationsup to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8 & 2x4

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo
Secure KeyNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
My WiFi TechYes

Package

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

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

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