Average Bench: 57.9% (567th of 1335)

Based on 12,777 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000806EB, BFEBFBFF000806EC Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-8145U CPU @ 2.10GHz
Poor: 42%Average: 57.9% Great: 68%
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i3-8145U averaged 42.0% 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 74.1Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 95.4Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-8145U is 26.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-8145U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 241Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 245Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,777 samples)
Min Avg Max
57 Memory 74.1 89.2
43.6 1-Core 95.4 117
85.3 2-Core 167 206
66.7% 112 Pts
Min Avg Max
123 4-Core 244 306
136 8-Core 245 306
33.3% 244 Pts
Min Avg Max
137 64-Core 241 305
16.2% 241 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 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 77
1-Core 115
2-Core 205
77% 132 Pts
4-Core 307
8-Core 305
42% 306 Pts
64-Core 306
21% 306 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.1
1-Core 116
2-Core 206
80% 136 Pts
4-Core 256
8-Core 178
31% 217 Pts
64-Core 307
21% 307 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 67
1-Core 115
2-Core 194
72% 125 Pts
4-Core 292
8-Core 282
39% 287 Pts
64-Core 277
19% 277 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.3
1-Core 99.5
2-Core 118
64% 99.6 Pts
4-Core 203
8-Core 188
27% 196 Pts
64-Core 204
14% 204 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.3
1-Core 94.6
2-Core 146
68% 109 Pts
4-Core 154
8-Core 157
21% 155 Pts
64-Core 169
11% 169 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 74
1-Core 101
2-Core 181
70% 119 Pts
4-Core 217
8-Core 161
27% 189 Pts
64-Core 221
15% 221 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 68.5
1-Core 75.4
2-Core 85.7
51% 76.5 Pts
4-Core 191
8-Core 195
26% 193 Pts
64-Core 195
13% 195 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 69.4
1-Core 64.7
2-Core 132
54% 88.8 Pts
4-Core 65.3
8-Core 231
17% 148 Pts
64-Core 267
18% 267 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 49,652,416 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i3-8145U Builds (Compare 2,283 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 3%
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Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-8145U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz)
Code NameWhiskey Lake
Launch DateQ3'18
Processor Numberi3-8145U
# 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 Speed2.10 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.90 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 Bandwidth37.5 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1
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 Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
Identity Protection TechYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes

Package

Package Size46x24
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1528

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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16 days ago.

It's ability to have an 1000mV undervolt.


Average

14 months ago.

Good dual core processor Minecraft works flawless on my Lenovo IdeaCentre A340


Poor

4 months ago.

it is alright but without good cooling it gets quite slow


Poor

2 years ago.

Not fast, not slow. budget friendly, good price


Excellent

11 months ago.

Not only does it work for my son´s school needs, buy he was able to upload Minecraft and the speed was enough for some internet games he couldn´t use on his previous Intel laptop.


Excellent

22 months ago.

Very fast for an i3 processor.


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