Average Bench: 52.1% (744th of 1452)

Based on 71,790 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306A9, Models: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3220 CPU @ 3.30GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3220 CPU @ 3.30GHz
Poor: 38%Average: 52.1% Great: 62%
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Core i3-3220 averaged 47.8% 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 74.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 71.8Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-3220 is 23.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-3220 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Speed 184Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 184Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 71,790 samples)
Min Avg Max
50.9 Memory 74.2 90.4
41.4 1-Core 71.8 84.9
77.6 2-Core 126 149
55.3% 90.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
113 4-Core 175 212
126 8-Core 184 216
23.8% 179 Pts
Min Avg Max
117 64-Core 184 215
11.4% 184 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.4
1-Core 85.3
2-Core 156
66% 110 Pts
4-Core 211
8-Core 211
28% 211 Pts
64-Core 211
13% 211 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.9
1-Core 85.3
2-Core 160
65% 109 Pts
4-Core 216
8-Core 216
29% 216 Pts
64-Core 217
13% 217 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.6
1-Core 85.4
2-Core 143
62% 103 Pts
4-Core 211
8-Core 205
28% 208 Pts
64-Core 146
9% 146 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.8
1-Core 79.6
2-Core 141
61% 101 Pts
4-Core 176
8-Core 196
24% 186 Pts
64-Core 179
11% 179 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3220 CPU @ 3.30GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.5
1-Core 85.4
2-Core 161
62% 107 Pts
4-Core 216
8-Core 214
29% 215 Pts
64-Core 222
14% 222 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.4
1-Core 84.5
2-Core 152
61% 103 Pts
4-Core 210
8-Core 214
28% 212 Pts
64-Core 215
13% 215 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.6
1-Core 82.8
2-Core 149
60% 101 Pts
4-Core 208
8-Core 209
28% 209 Pts
64-Core 208
13% 208 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.1
1-Core 70.4
2-Core 88.3
53% 79.6 Pts
4-Core 139
8-Core 85.8
16% 113 Pts
64-Core 188
12% 188 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.8
1-Core 53.2
2-Core 142
49% 86.1 Pts
4-Core 212
8-Core 203
28% 207 Pts
64-Core 166
10% 166 Pts
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Gaming
Gaming 7%
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Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 7%
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Motherboard: Intel H61

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-3220 Processor (3M Cache, 3.30 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ3'12
Processor Numberi3-3220
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$115.00 - $117.00
Clock Speed3.3 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP55 W
Thermal Solution Specification2011C

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

 Comments

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Good

13 days ago.

compare to others this i3 is faster, silence and with a good pieces on your pc, you really can fly with it


Excellent

2 years ago.

i have it in my hp pro 6300 and its suprising good i play FORTNITE on ALPHA


Good

17 months ago.

Still very useful in 2021. Very low budget gaming PC.


Good

10 days ago.

it would only better if you installed along with 730 for better performance


Good

2 years ago.

i still use my old cpu and it works great!


Poor

2 years ago.

works perfectly fine. can edit 1080p video. What a champ!


Good

3 years ago.

still have a better use of it


Average

5 years ago.

This CPU, being in a high school student-use SSF computer, seems to perform well for regular browser usage and Flash. I would not use it for any of my computer related hobbies as far as I know.


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