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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 Phenom II X4 960T
Price$50 BUY NOW!$63.991
Socket TypeLGA1155AM3
CPU ClassDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed3.4 GHz3.0 GHz
Turbo SpeedNot SupportedUp to 3.4 GHz
# of Physical Cores2 (2 logical cores per physical)4
Max TDP55W95W
Yearly Running Cost$10.04$17.34
First Seen on ChartQ1 2012Q2 2011
# of Samples1311357
Single Thread Rating18061135
CPU Mark43163781
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CPU Mark Rating
As of 15th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
4,316
AMD Phenom II X4 960T
3,781
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
20,205
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,981
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,962
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,157
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,772
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 15th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
86.32
AMD Phenom II X4 960T
59.10
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
41.66
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
58.86
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
43.74
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
50.53
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
49.54
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CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 15th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
1,806
AMD Phenom II X4 960T
1,135
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
2,900
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
2,192
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
2,702
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
2,631
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
1,775
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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 Phenom II X4 960T
Max TDP55W95W
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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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