Average Bench: 59.2% (519th of 1316)

Based on 4,985 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000506E3, , 1FABFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-6100T CPU @ 3.20GHz
Poor: 49%Average: 59.2% Great: 67%
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i3-6100T averaged 40.8% 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 77.7Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 90.7Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-6100T is just 18.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-6100T performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 243Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 241Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,985 samples)
Min Avg Max
62.2 Memory 77.7 91.1
65.9 1-Core 90.7 98.5
118 2-Core 159 186
65.9% 109 Pts
Min Avg Max
167 4-Core 236 266
189 8-Core 241 266
32.5% 239 Pts
Min Avg Max
191 64-Core 243 268
16.3% 243 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz
Memory 90
1-Core 96.9
2-Core 185
74% 124 Pts
4-Core 269
8-Core 267
37% 268 Pts
64-Core 266
18% 266 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.5
1-Core 77.9
2-Core 142
66% 104 Pts
4-Core 250
8-Core 257
34% 253 Pts
64-Core 251
17% 251 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.7
1-Core 93.9
2-Core 171
73% 119 Pts
4-Core 243
8-Core 250
34% 246 Pts
64-Core 250
17% 250 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.8
1-Core 94.7
2-Core 147
67% 108 Pts
4-Core 237
8-Core 240
32% 238 Pts
64-Core 238
16% 238 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.4
1-Core 85.6
2-Core 153
63% 105 Pts
4-Core 238
8-Core 242
33% 240 Pts
64-Core 249
17% 249 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.2
1-Core 97.7
2-Core 174
67% 114 Pts
4-Core 256
8-Core 256
35% 256 Pts
64-Core 256
17% 256 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 56.4
1-Core 59.9
2-Core 133
48% 83.1 Pts
4-Core 231
8-Core 230
32% 230 Pts
64-Core 227
15% 227 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,443,277 CPUs tested.

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Typical Core i3-6100T Builds (Compare 2,251 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 3040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $170

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-6100T Processor (3M Cache, 3.20 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ3'15
Processor Numberi3-6100T
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$117.00
Clock Speed3.2 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP35 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015A (35W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 530
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency950 MHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
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)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Small Business AdvantageYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography14 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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