Average Bench: 58.6% (533rd of 1316)

Based on 1,964 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-4160T CPU @ 3.10GHz
Poor: 46%Average: 58.6% Great: 66%
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i3-4160T averaged 41.3% 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. Memory Latency 80Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 83.1Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-4160T is just 19.8%. 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 222Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 221Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,964 samples)
Min Avg Max
62.9 Memory 80 91.4
59.9 1-Core 83.1 91.8
104 2-Core 145 172
63.2% 103 Pts
Min Avg Max
146 4-Core 217 241
164 8-Core 221 242
29.8% 219 Pts
Min Avg Max
170 64-Core 222 244
14.9% 222 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
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)
Memory 83.2
1-Core 90.7
2-Core 153
67% 109 Pts
4-Core 239
8-Core 236
32% 237 Pts
64-Core 241
16% 241 Pts
LGA1150, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.7
1-Core 70.6
2-Core 137
63% 99.5 Pts
4-Core 190
8-Core 218
27% 204 Pts
64-Core 228
15% 228 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.9
1-Core 75.9
2-Core 152
64% 104 Pts
4-Core 227
8-Core 232
31% 229 Pts
64-Core 232
16% 232 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.1
1-Core 91
2-Core 150
65% 106 Pts
4-Core 242
8-Core 243
33% 242 Pts
64-Core 239
16% 239 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.2
1-Core 90
2-Core 162
69% 113 Pts
4-Core 181
8-Core 234
27% 208 Pts
64-Core 232
16% 232 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.5
1-Core 79.4
2-Core 154
62% 103 Pts
4-Core 237
8-Core 238
32% 237 Pts
64-Core 240
16% 240 Pts
LGA1150, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.3
1-Core 89.3
2-Core 146
64% 104 Pts
4-Core 222
8-Core 222
30% 222 Pts
64-Core 224
15% 224 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,497,193 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i3-4160T Builds (Compare 392 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 3020M

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 29% - Poor Total price: $44

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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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