Average Bench: 56.9% (652nd of 1452)

Based on 48,178 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-4170 CPU @ 3.70GHz
Poor: 39%Average: 56.9% Great: 69%
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i3-4170 averaged 43.0% 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 75.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 90Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-4170 is 30.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-4170 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Speed 235Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 233Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 48,178 samples)
Min Avg Max
43.9 Memory 75.2 92.8
62.5 1-Core 90 105
89 2-Core 157 191
63.3% 107 Pts
Min Avg Max
131 4-Core 224 282
145 8-Core 233 281
30.4% 229 Pts
Min Avg Max
143 64-Core 235 282
14.5% 235 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.9
1-Core 99.3
2-Core 180
74% 124 Pts
4-Core 269
8-Core 270
36% 269 Pts
64-Core 268
17% 268 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.6
1-Core 101
2-Core 172
73% 122 Pts
4-Core 268
8-Core 269
36% 268 Pts
64-Core 268
17% 268 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.3
1-Core 101
2-Core 197
73% 127 Pts
4-Core 271
8-Core 272
36% 272 Pts
64-Core 272
17% 272 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.4
1-Core 97.5
2-Core 181
68% 119 Pts
4-Core 272
8-Core 272
36% 272 Pts
64-Core 273
17% 273 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.1
1-Core 98.6
2-Core 176
67% 117 Pts
4-Core 265
8-Core 268
36% 267 Pts
64-Core 270
17% 270 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.8
1-Core 98.3
2-Core 172
67% 116 Pts
4-Core 252
8-Core 256
34% 254 Pts
64-Core 257
16% 257 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.1
1-Core 92.4
2-Core 157
64% 109 Pts
4-Core 145
8-Core 254
24% 199 Pts
64-Core 244
15% 244 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 52.6
1-Core 99.1
2-Core 166
59% 106 Pts
4-Core 263
8-Core 235
34% 249 Pts
64-Core 240
15% 240 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 9.75
1-Core 83.9
2-Core 134
38% 76 Pts
4-Core 102
8-Core 181
17% 141 Pts
64-Core 25.2
2% 25.2 Pts
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Typical Core i3-4170 Builds (Compare 6,176 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus H81M-K - $50

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $113

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-4170 Processor (3M Cache, 3.70 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ1'15
Processor Numberi3-4170
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$117.00
Clock Speed3.7 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP54 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013C

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4400
Graphics Base Frequency350 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

 Comments

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Average

13 months ago.

THE MOTHERBOARD IS 8 YEARS OLD AND A BIT OF A SLUG NOW


Excellent

15 months ago.

Cs go gtx 1060 6gb 8gb ram 1600mhz 90 400fps win 7


Excellent

2 years ago.

Add an SSD for good performance


Excellent

6 years ago.

Quite high Price/Perfomance Ratio


Excellent

4 months ago.

I am using it. And I got a decent performance.


Good

5 years ago.

Four years ago this would be nothing to joke about when it went on sale for $110, but now it's starting to show its age. A once budget-midrange processor is now pretty much a G4560


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