Average Bench: 36.6% (589th of 1206)

Based on 20,947 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000806E9, , 17CBFBFF000806E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-7100U CPU @ 2.40GHz
Poor: 27%Average: 36.6% Great: 41%
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Core i3-7100U averaged 63.3% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 65.5Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 117Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-7100U is just 14.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-7100U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 181Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 180Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 20,947 samples)
Min Avg Max
44.2 1-Core 65.5 73.8
80.7 2-Core 117 139
43.8% 91.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
115 4-Core 176 198
131 8-Core 180 199
24.3% 178 Pts
Min Avg Max
138 64-Core 181 199
12.1% 181 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 73
2-Core 127
48% 100 Pts
4-Core 194
8-Core 194
26% 194 Pts
64-Core 194
13% 194 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 73.7
2-Core 120
47% 96.6 Pts
4-Core 193
8-Core 194
26% 194 Pts
64-Core 194
13% 194 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 72.3
2-Core 124
47% 98.3 Pts
4-Core 190
8-Core 190
26% 190 Pts
64-Core 190
13% 190 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 49.1
2-Core 132
41% 90.8 Pts
4-Core 198
8-Core 198
27% 198 Pts
64-Core 199
13% 199 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 49.3
2-Core 96.7
34% 73 Pts
4-Core 186
8-Core 185
26% 186 Pts
64-Core 186
12% 186 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 56.9
2-Core 73.2
33% 65.1 Pts
4-Core 149
8-Core 152
20% 150 Pts
64-Core 157
11% 157 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 44.3
2-Core 89.6
31% 66.9 Pts
4-Core 141
8-Core 174
21% 157 Pts
64-Core 186
12% 186 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 24,128,478 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i3-7100U Builds (Compare 3,282 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

System: Acer Aspire E5-575

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 12% - Very poor Total price: $90

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-7100U Processor (3M Cache, 2.40 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ3'16
Processor Numberi3-7100U
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$281.00
Clock Speed2.40 GHz
Bus Speed4 GT/s OPI
Max TDP15 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 620
Graphics Base Frequency300.00 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.00 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory32 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1
Max # of PCI Express Lanes12

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 TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes

Package

Package Size42mm X 24mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1356

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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19 days ago.

Overheats at random, slow as heck, lack of any real features. No overclock since undervolted, and it still eats a good amount of power. However it is better than a lot of other CPUs at a low price point, like the Celerons and such.


Good

2 months ago.

I want to check processor speed before buy a new computer.


Good

3 months ago.

NUC7i3BNH price is $279.00, and this cpu embedded inside it. so entire computer with this cpu cost a bit less that just this cpu alone :) also this cpu have better(63%) TDP/core that i9-9900K.


Excellent

9 months ago.

it sucks because intel burned down a house at one point


Good

12 months ago.

Chick sitting next to me in class has it. EWWW


Excellent

2 month ago.

Doesnot overheat and better than Intel Pentium D and Celeron Processors. Video also plays in full hd without any lag


Excellent

11 months ago.

better than pentium 5000 jotain


Good

11 days ago.

Is fast for "normal" computer work, and can run the most games to.


Excellent

6 months ago.

I actually love it but it just play some basics games i cant believe that it played apex legends but my pc overheat by the way i did it in the lowest graphics possible


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