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Performance of selected CPUs can be found below. The values for the CPU are determined from thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHzAMD Athlon II X4 631 Quad-Core
Price$67.99 BUY NOW!$801
Socket TypeLGA1155FM1
CPU ClassDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed3.4 GHz2.6 GHz
Turbo SpeedNot SupportedNot Supported
# of Physical Cores2 (2 logical cores per physical)4
Max TDP55W100W
Yearly Running Cost$10.04$18.25
First Seen on ChartQ1 2012Q2 2011
# of Samples1135189
Single Thread Rating1810903
CPU Mark43143151
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CPU Mark Rating
As of 19th of July 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
4,314
AMD Athlon II X4 631 Quad-Core
3,151
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,990
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,748
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,995
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,285
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,055
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 19th of July 2018 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
63.46
AMD Athlon II X4 631 Quad-Core
39.39
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.96
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
63.65
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
48.13
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
81.91
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
40.18
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CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 19th of July 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
1,810
AMD Athlon II X4 631 Quad-Core
903
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
2,705
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
1,775
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
2,021
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
1,824
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
2,583
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Estimated Energy Usage Cost
Estimated Energy Adjustable Values
Average hours of use per day
Average CPU Utilization (0-100%)1
Power cost, $ per kWh2
1Average user usage is typically low and can vary from task to task. An estimate load 25% is nominal.
2Typical power costs vary around the world. Check your last power bill for details. Values of $0.15 to $0.45 per kWh are typical.
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHzAMD Athlon II X4 631 Quad-Core
Max TDP55W100W
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Shown CPU power usage is based on linear interpolation of Max TDP (i.e. max load). Actual CPU power profile may vary.


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