Average Bench: 36.4% (431st of 1183)

Based on 946 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-4160T CPU @ 3.10GHz
Poor: 26%Average: 36.4% Great: 40%
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Core i3-4160T averaged 63.5% 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 82.8Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 146Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-4160T is just 14%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-4160T performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 226Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 223Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 946 samples)
Min Avg Max
58.5 1-Core 82.8 91.6
101 2-Core 146 176
55% 115 Pts
Min Avg Max
146 4-Core 218 242
169 8-Core 223 242
30% 221 Pts
Min Avg Max
176 64-Core 226 244
15.1% 226 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 91.1
2-Core 156
60% 124 Pts
4-Core 240
8-Core 239
33% 239 Pts
64-Core 233
16% 233 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 77.7
2-Core 164
56% 121 Pts
4-Core 240
8-Core 241
33% 240 Pts
64-Core 243
16% 243 Pts
LGA1150, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 84.1
2-Core 152
56% 118 Pts
4-Core 236
8-Core 241
32% 238 Pts
64-Core 240
16% 240 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 68.9
2-Core 152
51% 110 Pts
4-Core 239
8-Core 240
33% 240 Pts
64-Core 242
16% 242 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 89.6
2-Core 128
54% 109 Pts
4-Core 232
8-Core 236
32% 234 Pts
64-Core 235
16% 235 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 63.4
2-Core 122
44% 92.6 Pts
4-Core 221
8-Core 237
31% 229 Pts
64-Core 237
16% 237 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz
1-Core 84.9
2-Core 154
57% 119 Pts
4-Core 210
8-Core 214
29% 212 Pts
64-Core 231
16% 231 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 90
2-Core 149
58% 120 Pts
4-Core 193
8-Core 210
27% 202 Pts
64-Core 183
12% 183 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 56.1
2-Core 107
39% 81.6 Pts
4-Core 151
8-Core 174
22% 162 Pts
64-Core 179
12% 179 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,913,838 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i3-4160T Builds (Compare 446 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 3020M

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 19% - Very poor Total price: $31

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-4160T Processor (3M Cache, 3.10 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ3'14
Processor Numberi3-4160T
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$117.00
Clock Speed3.1 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP35 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013A

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4400
Graphics Base Frequency200 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI/VGA
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Graphics Video Max Memory2 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3-1333/1600, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.5V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 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 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)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Small Business AdvantageYes

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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