Average Bench: 59.3% (489th of 1271)

Based on 7,276 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000806EB, BFEBFBFF000806EC Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-8145U CPU @ 2.10GHz
Poor: 48%Average: 59.3% Great: 69%
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i3-8145U averaged 40.7% 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 75.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 98.2Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-8145U is 21.1%. 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 248Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 250Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,276 samples)
Min Avg Max
59.5 Memory 75.3 89.8
53.3 1-Core 98.2 118
105 2-Core 172 208
68.4% 115 Pts
Min Avg Max
154 4-Core 252 308
158 8-Core 250 307
34.3% 251 Pts
Min Avg Max
156 64-Core 248 306
16.7% 248 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 89.7
1-Core 118
2-Core 212
82% 140 Pts
4-Core 303
8-Core 309
42% 306 Pts
64-Core 307
21% 307 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.9
1-Core 94.2
2-Core 197
73% 125 Pts
4-Core 300
8-Core 299
41% 300 Pts
64-Core 295
20% 295 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.6
1-Core 111
2-Core 184
75% 125 Pts
4-Core 304
8-Core 305
42% 305 Pts
64-Core 311
21% 311 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.8
1-Core 101
2-Core 183
75% 124 Pts
4-Core 257
8-Core 249
35% 253 Pts
64-Core 261
18% 261 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.5
1-Core 111
2-Core 197
74% 128 Pts
4-Core 306
8-Core 309
42% 307 Pts
64-Core 307
21% 307 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.8
1-Core 50.2
2-Core 134
52% 86.1 Pts
4-Core 210
8-Core 212
29% 211 Pts
64-Core 242
16% 242 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 34,398,277 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i3-8145U Builds (Compare 1,099 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
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

Added n/a ago.

Excellent

9 days ago.

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


Poor

13 months ago.

Not fast, not slow. budget friendly, good price


Excellent

7 months ago.

Very fast for an i3 processor.


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