Average Bench: 82.1% (108th of 1258)

Based on 3,101 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EB Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-9100 CPU @ 3.60GHz
Poor: 70%Average: 82.1% Great: 88%
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i3-9100 averaged just 17.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i3-9100 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 87.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 121Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-9100 is just 18.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-9100 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 451Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 448Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,101 samples)
Min Avg Max
76.5 Memory 87.8 93.8
104 1-Core 121 130
204 2-Core 238 254
85.6% 149 Pts
Min Avg Max
340 4-Core 441 487
361 8-Core 448 488
60.7% 444 Pts
Min Avg Max
364 64-Core 451 492
30.2% 451 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 93
1-Core 130
2-Core 254
91% 159 Pts
4-Core 473
8-Core 489
65% 481 Pts
64-Core 491
33% 491 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.3
1-Core 125
2-Core 243
89% 154 Pts
4-Core 469
8-Core 450
63% 460 Pts
64-Core 464
31% 464 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.9
1-Core 118
2-Core 238
86% 149 Pts
4-Core 448
8-Core 440
61% 444 Pts
64-Core 422
28% 422 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.8
1-Core 124
2-Core 238
88% 151 Pts
4-Core 431
8-Core 469
61% 450 Pts
64-Core 460
31% 460 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.3
1-Core 110
2-Core 252
83% 149 Pts
4-Core 467
8-Core 479
64% 473 Pts
64-Core 478
32% 478 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.7
1-Core 121
2-Core 241
86% 150 Pts
4-Core 431
8-Core 459
60% 445 Pts
64-Core 441
30% 441 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.5
1-Core 122
2-Core 235
83% 145 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 472
55% 416 Pts
64-Core 460
31% 460 Pts
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Typical Core i3-9100 Builds (Compare 1,108 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-9100 Processor
Launch DateQ2'19
Processor Numberi3-9100
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Clock Speed3.60 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.20 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP65 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

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

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 Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
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

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2 days ago.

I have both pentium gold 5400 & core i3 9100 processor, both are working fine


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