Average Bench: 73.3% (290th of 1358)

more Based on 100,785 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306A9, 1F8BFBFF000306A9, , 0FABFBFF000306A9, 00004E414C206472, 4920555043070506, 0000000000000000, 0F8BFBFF000306A9, 1FABFBFF000306A9 Models: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3570 CPU @ 3.40GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3570 CPU @ 3.40GHz
Poor: 61%Average: 73.3% Great: 81%
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-3570 averaged 26.6% 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 83.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 98.4Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-3570 is 20.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-3570 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 371Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 368Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 100,785 samples)
Min Avg Max
70.6 Memory 83.9 93.6
81.2 1-Core 98.4 105
157 2-Core 193 209
73.8% 125 Pts
Min Avg Max
265 4-Core 363 402
282 8-Core 368 402
49.8% 365 Pts
Min Avg Max
281 64-Core 371 402
24.9% 371 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.1
1-Core 103
2-Core 199
77% 130 Pts
4-Core 393
8-Core 389
54% 391 Pts
64-Core 393
26% 393 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.4
1-Core 99.2
2-Core 197
76% 128 Pts
4-Core 381
8-Core 381
52% 381 Pts
64-Core 378
25% 378 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.2
1-Core 101
2-Core 202
77% 131 Pts
4-Core 386
8-Core 374
52% 380 Pts
64-Core 396
27% 396 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.9
1-Core 70.8
2-Core 138
60% 96.5 Pts
4-Core 387
8-Core 386
53% 386 Pts
64-Core 382
26% 382 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 79
1-Core 86.8
2-Core 192
69% 119 Pts
4-Core 368
8-Core 372
50% 370 Pts
64-Core 368
25% 368 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.9
1-Core 94.3
2-Core 199
70% 122 Pts
4-Core 376
8-Core 372
51% 374 Pts
64-Core 381
26% 381 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 54,507,666 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-3570 Builds (Compare 23,957 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7010

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 27% - Poor Total price: $22

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-3570 Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'12
Processor Numberi5-3570
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$213.00
Clock Speed3.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.8 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP77 W
Thermal Solution Specification2011D

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 2500
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurationsup to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8 & 2x4

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 TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1155

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

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Good

8 months ago.

Good performance. Better than my old fx8350


Poor

25 days ago.

Good Processor But Only If The Had Hyper-Threading. It Would Have Been A Beast


Good

10 months ago.

A great budget CPU, but the locked version (without the ability to overclock) will struggle on some modern games, particularly as devs seem to care less about optimisation these days.


Terrible

7 months ago.

My first game pc works amazing


Excellent

8 months ago.

Comment 

Ah yes, the good old i5-3570... One of the most popular higher-end office CPUs. Despite its age (around 7 years old!) still performs perfectly. No bottlenecks on mid-range cards, and still perfect for gaming! It had/has a great value for money, and perfect for beginner, or even mid-range gamers! My advice: Dont throw it out just cause you want a Ryzen. This gem still beats the Ryzen 3/5 series 1st, 2nd, and even 3rd generation if it comes to FPS and gaming. Though not that good for creators, because it has only 4 cores. So if you want to game, and got an office PC, dont throw this CPU out or sell it!—Mar '21


Good

2 years ago.

weak compered to current AMD offering


Excellent

1 month ago.

It's almost 6 years old now and still doesn't bottleneck modern mid-range video cards!


Good

17 hrs ago.

i got this cpu but bottleneck in fortnite with gtx 1060 3gb is very very big


Excellent

18 months ago.

It works well for the age it has


Excellent

1 month ago.

It's pretty good for me, I don't play much, I work and make videos with OBS STUDIO and I surf the internet in conclusion it's good for me


Good

9 months ago.

It works still great! 4.1GHz stable on a Asrock z77 board. just love it


Excellent

7 days ago.

it's gotten me trough all these years and still works aight


Excellent

18 months ago.

Processor still has some power in it, helped me revive my old lenovo PC with an i3-3240.


Excellent

4 years ago.

good processor, still remains reliable


Excellent

4 years ago.

good processing power, 2018, still it can play any games at HD resolution


Excellent

4 years ago.

Still kicking for gaming in 2018


Excellent

2 years ago.

Really great cpu, it bottlenecks 1660ti 6gb but work great as expected by the 3rd gen cpu.


Excellent

19 months ago.

Upgrading to this from my 7 year old G2020. Got it used from Lazada Philippines, but heck, it's a huge 76% discount from it's original price and I didn't want to buy a brand new Mobo, RAM, and CPU just yet just to get the same-ish increase in speed (if I got the Ryzen 3 3100). Fellow Filipinos, if you're in the same situation like me, this one's a steal!

Deal  www.lazada.com.ph/...

Lazada page where I bought it used. China-export though.


Excellent

29 days ago.

It's pretty good for me, I don't play much, I work and make videos with OBS STUDIO and I surf the internet in conclusion it's good for me


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