Average Bench: 58.4% (537th of 1316)

Based on 6,374 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3210 CPU @ 3.20GHz
Poor: 46%Average: 58.4% Great: 66%
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i3-3210 averaged 41.6% 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 82.1Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 79.3Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-3210 is just 19.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-3210 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 208Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 206Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,374 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.7 Memory 82.1 93.2
52.5 1-Core 79.3 87.9
91.2 2-Core 139 169
62.3% 100 Pts
Min Avg Max
125 4-Core 202 229
147 8-Core 206 229
27.9% 204 Pts
Min Avg Max
148 64-Core 208 230
13.9% 208 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 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 94
1-Core 86.8
2-Core 159
70% 113 Pts
4-Core 224
8-Core 223
31% 224 Pts
64-Core 220
15% 220 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Memory 91.2
1-Core 86
2-Core 158
69% 112 Pts
4-Core 208
8-Core 217
29% 213 Pts
64-Core 229
15% 229 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3210 CPU @ 3.20GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.1
1-Core 86.3
2-Core 157
68% 111 Pts
4-Core 221
8-Core 224
30% 222 Pts
64-Core 223
15% 223 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.1
1-Core 85.2
2-Core 137
66% 104 Pts
4-Core 212
8-Core 219
29% 216 Pts
64-Core 226
15% 226 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Memory 82
1-Core 81.4
2-Core 156
65% 106 Pts
4-Core 228
8-Core 229
31% 228 Pts
64-Core 229
15% 229 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3210 CPU @ 3.20GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.7
1-Core 87.3
2-Core 158
65% 108 Pts
4-Core 227
8-Core 229
31% 228 Pts
64-Core 230
15% 230 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 71
1-Core 85.8
2-Core 146
61% 101 Pts
4-Core 216
8-Core 219
30% 217 Pts
64-Core 220
15% 220 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.7
1-Core 80.5
2-Core 104
55% 85.6 Pts
4-Core 143
8-Core 161
20% 152 Pts
64-Core 131
9% 131 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,571,206 CPUs tested.

 Prices

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Typical Core i3-3210 Builds (Compare 41,231 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $312

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-3210 Processor (3M Cache, 3.20 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ1'13
Processor Numberi3-3210
# 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 Speed3.2 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

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