Average Bench: 79.9% (246th of 1452)

Based on 2,273 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EB Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-8300 CPU @ 3.70GHz
Poor: 64%Average: 79.9% Great: 87%
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Good average bench

The Intel Core i3-8300 averaged 20.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i3-8300 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 87Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 114Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-8300 is 23.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-8300 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Speed 430Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 428Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,273 samples)
Min Avg Max
73.2 Memory 87 94.2
93.9 1-Core 114 120
189 2-Core 226 240
80.5% 142 Pts
Min Avg Max
284 4-Core 420 477
317 8-Core 428 477
56.5% 424 Pts
Min Avg Max
326 64-Core 430 476
26.6% 430 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.4
1-Core 114
2-Core 226
81% 143 Pts
4-Core 427
8-Core 418
57% 422 Pts
64-Core 422
26% 422 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.4
1-Core 114
2-Core 228
80% 142 Pts
4-Core 446
8-Core 450
60% 448 Pts
64-Core 426
26% 426 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.4
1-Core 114
2-Core 216
80% 139 Pts
4-Core 386
8-Core 446
54% 416 Pts
64-Core 443
27% 443 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.9
1-Core 113
2-Core 225
79% 141 Pts
4-Core 399
8-Core 448
56% 423 Pts
64-Core 448
28% 448 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.9
1-Core 111
2-Core 219
78% 138 Pts
4-Core 365
8-Core 377
49% 371 Pts
64-Core 386
24% 386 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.8
1-Core 102
2-Core 202
71% 126 Pts
4-Core 333
8-Core 360
46% 347 Pts
64-Core 382
24% 382 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 41.9
1-Core 110
2-Core 220
64% 124 Pts
4-Core 392
8-Core 381
52% 387 Pts
64-Core 402
25% 402 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 42
1-Core 70.4
2-Core 138
46% 83.5 Pts
4-Core 218
8-Core 223
29% 221 Pts
64-Core 209
13% 209 Pts
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Typical Core i3-8300 Builds (Compare 1,187 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI H310M PRO-VD (MS-7B33)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $241

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-8300 Processor (8M Cache, 3.70 GHz)
Code NameCoffee Lake
Launch DateQ2'18
Processor Numberi3-8300
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$138.00 - $147.00
Clock Speed3.70 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP62 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2400
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth37.5 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 TechNo
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

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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Good

16 months ago.

It performed very well for a budget option


Terrible

5 years ago.

20 dollars for nothing go buy i3 8100


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