Average Bench: 42.1% (903rd of 1276)

Based on 743 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00020655 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 CPU M 390 @ 2.67GHz
Poor: 30%Average: 42.1% Great: 47%
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i3 M 390 averaged 57.9% 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.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 60.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 55Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3 M 390 is just 16.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3 M 390 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 140Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 139Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 743 samples)
Min Avg Max
45.4 Memory 60.9 67.2
21.6 1-Core 55 64.6
38.5 2-Core 97.8 126
44.7% 71.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
50.8 4-Core 137 164
54 8-Core 139 164
18.8% 138 Pts
Min Avg Max
52.6 64-Core 140 165
9.4% 140 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.7
1-Core 64.4
2-Core 81.4
51% 74.8 Pts
4-Core 81.2
8-Core 80.7
11% 80.9 Pts
64-Core 50.2
3% 50.2 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.1
1-Core 53.5
2-Core 114
47% 77.1 Pts
4-Core 162
8-Core 161
22% 162 Pts
64-Core 153
10% 153 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz
Memory 63.7
1-Core 62.6
2-Core 126
51% 84.1 Pts
4-Core 162
8-Core 161
22% 161 Pts
64-Core 153
10% 153 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz
Memory 65.3
1-Core 59.6
2-Core 99.6
48% 74.8 Pts
4-Core 128
8-Core 128
18% 128 Pts
64-Core 129
9% 129 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.5
1-Core 53.4
2-Core 99.9
45% 71.6 Pts
4-Core 129
8-Core 160
19% 144 Pts
64-Core 156
10% 156 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 53.4
1-Core 62.5
2-Core 109
45% 75.1 Pts
4-Core 161
8-Core 158
22% 160 Pts
64-Core 160
11% 160 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 48.5
1-Core 26.6
2-Core 85.3
32% 53.5 Pts
4-Core 161
8-Core 163
22% 162 Pts
64-Core 164
11% 164 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 1.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 56.5
1-Core 28.4
2-Core 67.6
33% 50.8 Pts
4-Core 84.3
8-Core 76.4
11% 80.4 Pts
64-Core 91.2
6% 91.2 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 35,920,151 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i3 M 390 Builds (Compare 19 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Medion P6630

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 19% - Very poor Total price: $140

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-390M Processor (3M Cache, 2.66 GHz)
Code NameArrandale
Launch DateQ1'11
Processor Numberi3-390M
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.66 GHz
Bus Speed2.5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP35 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency500 MHz
# of Displays Supported2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency667 MHz
Clear Video HD TechYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Macrovision License RequiredNo

Memory

Max Memory Size8 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth17.1 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions36-bit
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
vPro TechNo
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes

Package

Package SizerPGA 37.5mmx 37.5mm, BGA 34mmx28mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography45 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedBGA1288, PGA988
Processing Die Size81 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors382 million
Graphics and IMC Die Size114 mm2
# of Graphics and IMC Die Transistors177 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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