Average Bench: 61.9% (478th of 1316)

Based on 418 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3245 CPU @ 3.40GHz
Poor: 54%Average: 61.9% Great: 67%
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i3-3245 averaged 38.0% 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 85.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 87.1Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-3245 is just 13.4%. 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 230Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 228Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 418 samples)
Min Avg Max
71.3 Memory 85.2 94.3
63.9 1-Core 87.1 93.5
115 2-Core 152 181
66.8% 108 Pts
Min Avg Max
169 4-Core 225 243
185 8-Core 228 243
30.9% 227 Pts
Min Avg Max
185 64-Core 230 246
15.4% 230 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, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.5
1-Core 93.3
2-Core 172
72% 119 Pts
4-Core 238
8-Core 233
32% 236 Pts
64-Core 237
16% 237 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.5
1-Core 88.2
2-Core 93.7
63% 91.5 Pts
4-Core 212
8-Core 219
29% 216 Pts
64-Core 220
15% 220 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.1
1-Core 92.6
2-Core 162
70% 114 Pts
4-Core 231
8-Core 235
32% 233 Pts
64-Core 234
16% 234 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Memory 84.9
1-Core 93.3
2-Core 185
72% 121 Pts
4-Core 241
8-Core 240
33% 241 Pts
64-Core 244
16% 244 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.5
1-Core 92.9
2-Core 155
68% 111 Pts
4-Core 238
8-Core 236
32% 237 Pts
64-Core 232
16% 232 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.4
1-Core 87.2
2-Core 138
65% 104 Pts
4-Core 228
8-Core 226
31% 226 Pts
64-Core 228
15% 228 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.1
1-Core 84.9
2-Core 144
67% 106 Pts
4-Core 191
8-Core 196
26% 194 Pts
64-Core 212
14% 212 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.5
1-Core 63.1
2-Core 128
58% 91.4 Pts
4-Core 172
8-Core 221
26% 197 Pts
64-Core 231
16% 231 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.2
1-Core 72.1
2-Core 127
58% 92.4 Pts
4-Core 182
8-Core 224
27% 203 Pts
64-Core 183
12% 183 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 43,879,998 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i3-3245 Builds (Compare 16,790 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7010

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 18% - Very poor Total price: $35

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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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