Average Bench: 71.1% (387th of 1452)

Based on 2,145 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EB Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-8100T CPU @ 3.10GHz
Poor: 48%Average: 71.1% Great: 79%
Gaming 71%
Desktop 74%
Workstation 53%

Good average bench

The Intel Core i3-8100T averaged 28.9% 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.


Avg. Memory Latency 81.7Pts
Avg. Quad Core Speed 350Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-8100T is 31.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-8100T performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Multi Core Speed 357Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 355Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 2,145 samples)
Min Avg Max
57.5 Memory 81.7 91.7
70.9 1-Core 93.2 101
148 2-Core 185 201
69.4% 120 Pts
Min Avg Max
217 4-Core 350 399
248 8-Core 355 399
47% 352 Pts
Min Avg Max
256 64-Core 357 397
22.1% 357 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 83
1-Core 94.3
2-Core 189
70% 122 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 359
48% 359 Pts
64-Core 359
22% 359 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.1
1-Core 95.5
2-Core 191
70% 122 Pts
4-Core 376
8-Core 377
50% 377 Pts
64-Core 377
23% 377 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 78
1-Core 92.1
2-Core 185
68% 118 Pts
4-Core 347
8-Core 350
47% 348 Pts
64-Core 350
22% 350 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.2
1-Core 93.8
2-Core 188
68% 120 Pts
4-Core 350
8-Core 353
47% 351 Pts
64-Core 354
22% 354 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.3
1-Core 90.5
2-Core 179
68% 117 Pts
4-Core 311
8-Core 317
42% 314 Pts
64-Core 328
20% 328 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.1
1-Core 90
2-Core 182
64% 114 Pts
4-Core 347
8-Core 350
47% 349 Pts
64-Core 337
21% 337 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.2
1-Core 86.3
2-Core 181
64% 113 Pts
4-Core 325
8-Core 329
44% 327 Pts
64-Core 331
20% 331 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 10.7
1-Core 86.6
2-Core 180
44% 92.4 Pts
4-Core 337
8-Core 280
43% 309 Pts
64-Core 310
19% 310 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 20.5
1-Core 75.8
2-Core 156
42% 84 Pts
4-Core 258
8-Core 267
35% 263 Pts
64-Core 262
16% 262 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 68,076,375 CPUs tested

Typical Core i3-8100T Builds (Compare 3,102 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 3060


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DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-8100T Processor (6M Cache, 3.10 GHz)
Code NameCoffee Lake
Launch DateQ2'18
Processor Numberi3-8100T
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$117.00
Clock Speed3.10 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP35 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015A (35W)


Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.10 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB


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
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No


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

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo


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9 months ago.

I have this cpu and its awesome


23 months ago.

very very slow, could barely play games on it


3 years ago.

been using for a long time and it holds up really well even with newer games like Devil May Cry 5


18 months ago.

Good CPU ,little old but anyway is responsive.


13 months ago.

It's still a decent dual core CPU that could crush daily tasks like web browsing and word processing. According to Microsoft, it can meet the system requirements for Windows 11 so this can be a cheaper way to have something that officially supports Windows 11. It is also very power efficient with a TDP of only 25 watts so you could throw this in a mini-PC or a PC with a smaller power supply for a basic build. It can probably run Minecraft at a playable 20-30 FPS. This CPU is still pretty basic and slow, but a huge step up from the Pentium.

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