Average Bench: 54.3% (600th of 1239)

Based on 6,824 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G3250 @ 3.20GHz
Poor: 39%Average: 54.3% Great: 61%
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Pentium G3250 averaged 45.7% 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 81.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 83.9Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium G3250 is 22.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium G3250 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 163Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 162Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,824 samples)
Min Avg Max
55.7 Memory 81.2 92.5
54.5 1-Core 83.9 94.3
90.7 2-Core 158 187
65.4% 108 Pts
Min Avg Max
96.5 4-Core 161 187
104 8-Core 162 187
22% 161 Pts
Min Avg Max
104 64-Core 163 187
11% 163 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 91
1-Core 92.2
2-Core 181
73% 122 Pts
4-Core 186
8-Core 181
25% 183 Pts
64-Core 184
12% 184 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.7
1-Core 93.3
2-Core 184
73% 122 Pts
4-Core 185
8-Core 190
26% 188 Pts
64-Core 182
12% 182 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.7
1-Core 91.6
2-Core 174
72% 118 Pts
4-Core 170
8-Core 178
24% 174 Pts
64-Core 181
12% 181 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Memory 86.6
1-Core 93
2-Core 182
72% 121 Pts
4-Core 180
8-Core 182
25% 181 Pts
64-Core 184
12% 184 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Memory 91.3
1-Core 90.5
2-Core 134
68% 105 Pts
4-Core 148
8-Core 166
21% 157 Pts
64-Core 183
12% 183 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.7
1-Core 41.5
2-Core 105
52% 79 Pts
4-Core 139
8-Core 151
20% 145 Pts
64-Core 168
11% 168 Pts
LGA1150, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Memory 83.5
1-Core 92.4
2-Core 182
71% 119 Pts
4-Core 183
8-Core 173
24% 178 Pts
64-Core 180
12% 180 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 53.8
1-Core 89.5
2-Core 148
56% 97 Pts
4-Core 161
8-Core 132
21% 147 Pts
64-Core 145
10% 145 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 28,603,435 CPUs tested.

Typical Pentium G3250 Builds (Compare 14,255 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus H81M-K - $50

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 37% - Below average Total price: $260

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Processor G3250 (3M Cache, 3.20 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ3'14
Processor NumberG3250
# of Cores2
# of Threads2
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$50.00 - $64.00
Clock Speed3.2 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP53 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013C

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI/VGA
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
Graphics Video Max Memory1.7 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3-1333, DDR3L-1333 @ 1.5V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth21.3 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express RevisionUp to 3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo
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 TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography22 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1150

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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