Average Bench: 57.8% (519th of 1264)

Based on 15,793 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000806EA Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-8130U CPU @ 2.20GHz
Poor: 43%Average: 57.8% Great: 68%
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i3-8130U averaged 42.2% 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 77Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 88.3Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-8130U is 24.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-8130U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 225Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 226Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,793 samples)
Min Avg Max
58.6 Memory 77 91.3
44.6 1-Core 88.3 104
82.1 2-Core 154 193
64.6% 107 Pts
Min Avg Max
121 4-Core 225 279
129 8-Core 226 279
30.8% 225 Pts
Min Avg Max
128 64-Core 225 281
15.1% 225 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 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.4
1-Core 101
2-Core 169
74% 120 Pts
4-Core 255
8-Core 255
35% 255 Pts
64-Core 256
17% 256 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.7
1-Core 95.1
2-Core 148
68% 109 Pts
4-Core 250
8-Core 258
35% 254 Pts
64-Core 260
17% 260 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.3
1-Core 99.3
2-Core 156
68% 111 Pts
4-Core 252
8-Core 254
34% 253 Pts
64-Core 261
18% 261 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.7
1-Core 105
2-Core 196
71% 124 Pts
4-Core 254
8-Core 267
35% 260 Pts
64-Core 254
17% 254 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 1.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.8
1-Core 46.3
2-Core 82
47% 69.4 Pts
4-Core 139
8-Core 149
20% 144 Pts
64-Core 148
10% 148 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 67.8
1-Core 65.9
2-Core 118
52% 84 Pts
4-Core 172
8-Core 173
24% 172 Pts
64-Core 172
12% 172 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.4
1-Core 47.5
2-Core 103
47% 73.9 Pts
4-Core 84.1
8-Core 133
14% 108 Pts
64-Core 137
9% 137 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 1.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 46.9
1-Core 26.4
2-Core 59.2
29% 44.2 Pts
4-Core 83.9
8-Core 128
14% 106 Pts
64-Core 119
8% 119 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 33,181,341 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i3-8130U Builds (Compare 2,351 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

System: Lenovo 81DE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 20% - Poor Total price: $28

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-8130U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'18
Processor Numberi3-8130U
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache4 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$281.00
Clock Speed2.20 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.40 GHz
Bus Speed4 GT/s OPI
Max TDP15 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 620
Graphics Base Frequency300 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.00 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory32 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1
Max # of PCI Express Lanes12

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 Tech2.0
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
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes

Package

Package Size42mm X 24mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1356

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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Excellent

7 months ago.

it's a good processor but sometimes my laptop lags. but still good.


Average

1 month ago.

An average CPU that is capable to run games with a decent GPU. The CPU isn't that old for the moment and can do some hefty work.


Good

1 month ago.

Sometimes crashes when I have abt 15 Chrome tabs or when I was editing in Premiere


Excellent

12 days ago.

It's great proccessor trust me it can handle every multi tasking programs and very better than best pentium silver n5000 and although better than i5 7200u . Basicaly 8'th generation of intel is powerful and include new tec. For programming it's more than enough but for rendering and pro editing you should get i5 and i7 with powerful didicated video card


Excellent

2 months ago.

Its actually great for everything. Its like a swiss army knife, The Intel Core I3-8130U can do everything you want it to but not as fast as an Intel Core I5 or I7


Good

15 months ago.

Great bang for the buck. as good as 7th gen i5 or 6th gen i7. I got great deal on laptop with this chip, people don't like i3 but this one is actually good (if 6-7th gen preformance is ok with you).


Average

10 months ago.

Gets the job done in cheap laptops; a regular consumer will be completely satisfied with this CPU.


Excellent

3 months ago.

i use it every day and i have no problems on my laptop. no crashes, no nothing


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