Average Bench: 59.6% (515th of 1316)

Based on 1,449 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-4170T CPU @ 3.20GHz
Poor: 47%Average: 59.6% Great: 66%
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i3-4170T averaged 40.4% 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 81.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 84.7Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-4170T is just 19.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-4170T performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 225Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 223Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,449 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.4 Memory 81.6 92.3
58.4 1-Core 84.7 94.3
101 2-Core 147 174
64.3% 104 Pts
Min Avg Max
134 4-Core 219 248
151 8-Core 223 249
30.1% 221 Pts
Min Avg Max
160 64-Core 225 252
15.1% 225 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 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.2
1-Core 93.4
2-Core 156
70% 113 Pts
4-Core 247
8-Core 250
34% 248 Pts
64-Core 253
17% 253 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.7
1-Core 92.7
2-Core 163
70% 114 Pts
4-Core 243
8-Core 246
33% 245 Pts
64-Core 244
16% 244 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.1
1-Core 87.8
2-Core 145
65% 105 Pts
4-Core 253
8-Core 250
34% 252 Pts
64-Core 247
17% 247 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.8
1-Core 81
2-Core 138
63% 100 Pts
4-Core 247
8-Core 248
34% 248 Pts
64-Core 243
16% 243 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.2
1-Core 91.2
2-Core 156
67% 110 Pts
4-Core 244
8-Core 244
33% 244 Pts
64-Core 248
17% 248 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.3
1-Core 91.8
2-Core 153
66% 108 Pts
4-Core 218
8-Core 227
30% 222 Pts
64-Core 222
15% 222 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.5
1-Core 93.1
2-Core 169
67% 112 Pts
4-Core 245
8-Core 244
33% 244 Pts
64-Core 243
16% 243 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.5
1-Core 83.5
2-Core 163
63% 106 Pts
4-Core 241
8-Core 232
32% 237 Pts
64-Core 185
12% 185 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 i3-4170T Builds (Compare 1,183 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

System: Alienware ASM100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 27% - Poor Total price: $80

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-4170T Processor (3M Cache, 3.20 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ1'15
Processor Numberi3-4170T
# 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 Speed3.2 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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