Average Bench: 52.1% (701st of 1363)

Based on 39,984 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000806E9, , 17CBFBFF000806E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-7100U CPU @ 2.40GHz
Poor: 35%Average: 52.1% Great: 60%
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Core i3-7100U averaged 47.9% 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. Memory Latency 74Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 63.4Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-7100U is 25.3%. 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 Speed 181Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 181Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 39,984 samples)
Min Avg Max
47.4 Memory 74 87.6
42.4 1-Core 63.4 73
70.2 2-Core 114 135
51.9% 83.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
113 4-Core 176 203
127 8-Core 181 203
23.8% 178 Pts
Min Avg Max
131 64-Core 181 202
11.2% 181 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
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)
Memory 70.8
1-Core 64.8
2-Core 122
52% 85.9 Pts
4-Core 184
8-Core 179
24% 181 Pts
64-Core 181
11% 181 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 69.6
1-Core 66.4
2-Core 120
52% 85.4 Pts
4-Core 184
8-Core 163
24% 173 Pts
64-Core 183
11% 183 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 66
1-Core 65.5
2-Core 116
50% 82.5 Pts
4-Core 178
8-Core 182
24% 180 Pts
64-Core 181
11% 181 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.4
1-Core 54.7
2-Core 116
46% 77.3 Pts
4-Core 161
8-Core 173
22% 167 Pts
64-Core 168
10% 168 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.4
1-Core 54.2
2-Core 98.2
44% 71.3 Pts
4-Core 144
8-Core 151
20% 148 Pts
64-Core 134
8% 134 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 54
1-Core 65.8
2-Core 121
47% 80.2 Pts
4-Core 188
8-Core 151
24% 169 Pts
64-Core 133
8% 133 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.3
1-Core 49.7
2-Core 95.3
42% 68.8 Pts
4-Core 131
8-Core 139
18% 135 Pts
64-Core 123
8% 123 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 51.2
1-Core 49.9
2-Core 94.6
39% 65.2 Pts
4-Core 150
8-Core 160
20% 155 Pts
64-Core 142
9% 142 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 55,526,343 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i3-7100U Builds (Compare 2,195 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 15-3567

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 26% - Poor Total price: $22

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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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Good

10 months ago.

It can run old games from 2010 but can't run newer games


Terrible

19 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.


Poor

1 month ago.

Chick sitting next to me in class has it. EWWW


Poor

2 months ago.

it is a very cheap and good CPU


Excellent

22 months ago.

it does what it should do for a mobile cpu this price


Good

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

2 months ago.

Can play pubgmobile at HD+Extreme graphics Can play assassin creed ,justcause ,etc No heat issues Windows 10 pro runs very good


Excellent

3 years 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


Excellent

2 years ago.

my baby


Average

2 years ago.

It's a slow, low-powered Kaby Lake processor. Works okay for simple use like browsing the web or watching youtube.


Average

2 years ago.

I can't say I love this processor, because despite its good performance, the issue is less the processor than all the components that end up paired with it. It's often paired with low-speed hard drives and little to no RAM.


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