Average Bench: 54.2% (615th of 1264)

Based on 7,672 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G3250 @ 3.20GHz
Poor: 41%Average: 54.2% 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 80.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 84.3Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium G3250 is 20.3%. 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 164Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 165Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,672 samples)
Min Avg Max
57.8 Memory 80.9 91.6
51 1-Core 84.3 94.3
84 2-Core 160 187
65.5% 108 Pts
Min Avg Max
103 4-Core 162 187
116 8-Core 165 187
22.3% 164 Pts
Min Avg Max
104 64-Core 164 186
11% 164 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
Memory 89.5
1-Core 93.7
2-Core 173
72% 119 Pts
4-Core 172
8-Core 176
24% 174 Pts
64-Core 178
12% 178 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.5
1-Core 93.3
2-Core 185
72% 122 Pts
4-Core 172
8-Core 182
24% 177 Pts
64-Core 182
12% 182 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Memory 83.7
1-Core 91.6
2-Core 173
70% 116 Pts
4-Core 179
8-Core 179
24% 179 Pts
64-Core 182
12% 182 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.2
1-Core 94.7
2-Core 187
72% 121 Pts
4-Core 184
8-Core 181
25% 182 Pts
64-Core 184
12% 184 Pts
1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.9
1-Core 94.5
2-Core 188
71% 121 Pts
4-Core 177
8-Core 187
25% 182 Pts
64-Core 184
12% 184 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.4
1-Core 76.4
2-Core 168
64% 108 Pts
4-Core 182
8-Core 180
25% 181 Pts
64-Core 179
12% 179 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.8
1-Core 73.1
2-Core 166
65% 108 Pts
4-Core 139
8-Core 137
19% 138 Pts
64-Core 128
9% 128 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 26.8
1-Core 80.5
2-Core 170
48% 92.5 Pts
4-Core 132
8-Core 122
18% 127 Pts
64-Core 133
9% 133 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 33,182,374 CPUs tested.

Typical Pentium G3250 Builds (Compare 4,186 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus H81M-K - $50

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $227

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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

 Comments

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For a processor in the G3 Pentium series, this paired with solid hardware can create consistent results. However, that is the main flaw, being dependent on the equipment it is surrounded by.


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