Average Bench: 38% (406th of 1184)

Based on 183 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3245 CPU @ 3.40GHz
Poor: 32%Average: 38% Great: 41%
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Core i3-3245 averaged 61.9% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 88.1Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 155Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-3245 is just 8.47%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-3245 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 232Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 230Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 183 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.7 1-Core 88.1 93.8
116 2-Core 155 184
58.5% 122 Pts
Min Avg Max
183 4-Core 228 244
188 8-Core 230 244
31.2% 229 Pts
Min Avg Max
193 64-Core 232 245
15.6% 232 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3245 CPU @ 3.40GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
1-Core 92.8
2-Core 179
64% 136 Pts
4-Core 241
8-Core 240
33% 240 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)
1-Core 92.8
2-Core 159
61% 126 Pts
4-Core 237
8-Core 242
33% 240 Pts
64-Core 239
16% 239 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)
1-Core 92.7
2-Core 137
57% 115 Pts
4-Core 238
8-Core 240
33% 239 Pts
64-Core 240
16% 240 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
1-Core 90.5
2-Core 161
60% 126 Pts
4-Core 237
8-Core 227
32% 232 Pts
64-Core 235
16% 235 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 78.8
2-Core 128
50% 104 Pts
4-Core 234
8-Core 237
32% 235 Pts
64-Core 237
16% 237 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)
1-Core 85.5
2-Core 142
55% 114 Pts
4-Core 230
8-Core 228
31% 229 Pts
64-Core 242
16% 242 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 85.9
2-Core 157
58% 122 Pts
4-Core 197
8-Core 214
28% 205 Pts
64-Core 230
15% 230 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 77.4
2-Core 116
48% 96.6 Pts
4-Core 155
8-Core 193
23% 174 Pts
64-Core 231
16% 231 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,014,828 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i3-3245 Builds (Compare 15,571 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7010

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 19% - Very poor Total price: $32

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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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