Average Bench: 39.2% (951st of 1240)

Based on 9,318 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF00020652, Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 CPU M 330 @ 2.13GHz
Poor: 29%Average: 39.2% Great: 43%
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft

Poor average bench

The Intel Core i3 M 330 averaged 60.7% 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 59.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 44Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3 M 330 is just 14.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3 M 330 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 113Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 112Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,318 samples)
Min Avg Max
43.5 Memory 59.8 65.4
22 1-Core 44 50.9
40.1 2-Core 78 98.1
39.5% 60.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
54 4-Core 110 131
55.6 8-Core 112 131
15.2% 111 Pts
Min Avg Max
55.5 64-Core 113 132
7.6% 113 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz
Memory 63.1
1-Core 50.1
2-Core 87.3
43% 66.8 Pts
4-Core 127
8-Core 130
18% 128 Pts
64-Core 129
9% 129 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz
Memory 62.7
1-Core 44.9
2-Core 98.2
43% 68.6 Pts
4-Core 124
8-Core 128
17% 126 Pts
64-Core 129
9% 129 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.2
1-Core 42.1
2-Core 66.3
38% 56.9 Pts
4-Core 120
8-Core 120
16% 120 Pts
64-Core 120
8% 120 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 59
1-Core 48.8
2-Core 83
41% 63.6 Pts
4-Core 117
8-Core 110
16% 113 Pts
64-Core 123
8% 123 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.5
1-Core 33.4
2-Core 54.4
35% 49.8 Pts
4-Core 101
8-Core 99
14% 100 Pts
64-Core 111
8% 111 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.5
1-Core 39.3
2-Core 41.2
36% 48.3 Pts
4-Core 54.5
8-Core 55.6
8% 55 Pts
64-Core 56.9
4% 56.9 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 28,718,730 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i3 M 330 Builds (Compare 639 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

System: Dell Inspiron 1564

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 11% - Very poor Total price: $28

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-330M Processor (3M Cache, 2.13 GHz)
Code NameArrandale
Launch DateQ1'10
Processor Numberi3-330M
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended Price$177.00
Clock Speed2.13 GHz
Bus Speed2.5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP35 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency500 MHz
# of Displays Supported2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency667 MHz
Clear Video HD TechYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Macrovision License RequiredNo

Memory

Max Memory Size8 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth17.1 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions36-bit
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo

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
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes

Package

Package SizerPGA 37.5mmx 37.5mm, BGA 34mmx28mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography45 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedBGA1288, PGA988
Processing Die Size81 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors382 million
Graphics and IMC Die Size114 mm2
# of Graphics and IMC Die Transistors177 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Good

2 months ago.

Whit 8gb ram and ssd drive works fine


Terrible

4 months ago.

This would have been passable a decade ago. Just awful.


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