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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:  59.88     Overall Rank:  1102
Last Price Change:  $44.99 USD (2010-07-04)
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Single Thread Rating: 1220
Samples: 980*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$64.89Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$44.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 28th of June 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,197
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,109
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,112
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
10,000
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,547
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,312
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,941
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,221
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,151
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,355
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
2,694
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 28th of June 2017 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
79.45
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
68.78
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
59.88
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
33.25
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
30.96
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
30.74
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
29.47
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
29.22
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
27.28
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
26.00
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
25.34
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
Most recent listed first
BL851281 - Jun 26 2017
3014
BL849677 - Jun 22 2017
2261
BL848943 - Jun 21 2017
2826
BL847630 - Jun 18 2017
2891
BL847249 - Jun 17 2017
2261
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