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Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the CPU compared to the 10 other common (single) CPUs in terms of PassMark CPU Mark.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the CPUMark per dollar.
  • The pricing history data shows the price for a single Processor. For multiple Processors, multiply the price shown by the number of CPUs.

Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA1156
Clockspeed: 3.1 GHz
No of Cores: 2 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 73 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 CPU 540 @ 3.07GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2010
CPUmark/$Price:  44.92     Overall Rank:  1057
Last Price Change:  $59.95 USD (2010-07-04)
2693

Single Thread Rating: 1219
Samples: 933*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$59.95Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$195Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 26th of February 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,186
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,118
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,114
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
10,002
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,549
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,318
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,937
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,138
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,347
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
2,978
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
2,693
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 26th of February 2017 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
70.53
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
59.58
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
44.92
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.87
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
33.28
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
31.45
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
28.74
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
26.90
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
25.35
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
23.71
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
17.47
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
Most recent listed first
BL783181 - Feb 26 2017
2265
BL781267 - Feb 23 2017
2408
BL781064 - Feb 22 2017
1892
BL780817 - Feb 22 2017
2748
BL780724 - Feb 22 2017
2892
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