Average Bench: 56.9% (540th of 1276)

Based on 1,568 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3220T CPU @ 2.80GHz

Average average bench

The Intel Core i3-3220T averaged 43.1% 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 83.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 69.5Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-3220T is just 16%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-3220T performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 182Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 182Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,568 samples)
Min Avg Max
68.3 Memory 83.3 92.8
48.1 1-Core 69.5 76.9
80.9 2-Core 120 145
58.2% 91 Pts
Min Avg Max
118 4-Core 179 200
131 8-Core 182 200
24.6% 180 Pts
Min Avg Max
123 64-Core 182 201
12.2% 182 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.8
1-Core 61.3
2-Core 117
59% 90.6 Pts
4-Core 189
8-Core 198
26% 193 Pts
64-Core 198
13% 198 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3220T CPU @ 2.80GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.1
1-Core 75.4
2-Core 135
63% 99.7 Pts
4-Core 192
8-Core 192
26% 192 Pts
64-Core 193
13% 193 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3220T CPU @ 2.80GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.2
1-Core 75.2
2-Core 116
60% 92.8 Pts
4-Core 194
8-Core 194
26% 194 Pts
64-Core 192
13% 192 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.6
1-Core 76.6
2-Core 127
61% 96.2 Pts
4-Core 197
8-Core 194
27% 196 Pts
64-Core 201
14% 201 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.3
1-Core 76.3
2-Core 130
62% 97.1 Pts
4-Core 192
8-Core 193
26% 192 Pts
64-Core 192
13% 192 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.9
1-Core 46.8
2-Core 91.8
52% 76.8 Pts
4-Core 129
8-Core 195
21% 162 Pts
64-Core 198
13% 198 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,638,174 CPUs tested.

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Typical Core i3-3220T Builds (Compare 88 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 6%
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Desktop 56%
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Workstation 6%
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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $151

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-3220T Processor (3M Cache, 2.80 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ3'12
Processor Numberi3-3220T
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$117.00
Clock Speed2.8 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP35 W
Thermal Solution Specification2011A

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 2500
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.05 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurationsup to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8 & 2x4

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo
Secure KeyNo

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
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
My WiFi TechYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1155

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

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