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Intel Core i3-12300

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i3-12300 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.
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Is the Intel Core i3-12300 Good for Gaming?

This is a newly released CPU that contains 4 Cores and 8 Threads. The Intel Core i3-12300 also has reasonable threaded performance that will serve well in games. Paired with a good videocard, is this CPU Good for Gaming? Yes, this would be a suitable CPU for gaming. [More ...]

Intel Core i3-12300

Description: Intel UHD Graphics 730

Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA 1700

Clockspeed: 3.5 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.4 GHz

Cores: 4 Threads: 8

Typical TDP: 60 W

TDP Up: 89 W

Cache Size: L1: 320 KB, L2: 5.0 MB, L3: 12 MB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 128 GB (Up to DDR5 4800 MT/s, Up to DDR4 3200 MT/s)

Other names: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-12300

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q1 2022

CPUmark/$Price: 103.80

Overall Rank: 543

Last Price Change: $143.00 USD (2022-01-01)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 3618
Samples: 7*
*Margin for error: Medium

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i3-12300

Integer Math43,041 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math33,573 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers69 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting16 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption8,510 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression165.6 MBytes/Sec
Physics1,040 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions11,329 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread3,618 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 27th of January 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i3-12300

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 26th of January 2023

Not Enough Data from Current Version of PerformanceTest to Create Distribution Graph.

From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 26th of January 2023.

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Pricing History

Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-12300
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1727645 - Jan 23 2023
BL1706297 - Dec 28 2022
BL1683765 - Dec 01 2022
BL1633104 - Sep 20 2022
BL1627015 - Sep 09 2022
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-12300
As of 27th of January 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i3-12300
Intel Core i3-12100F vs Intel Core i3-12300
14,341 (-3.4%)
Intel Core i3-12100 vs Intel Core i3-12300
13,780 (-7.2%)
Intel Core i3-12100T vs Intel Core i3-12300
12,800 (-13.8%)
AMD Ryzen 3 3100 vs Intel Core i3-12300
11,647 (-21.5%)
AMD Ryzen 5 5600 vs Intel Core i3-12300
21,538 (+45.1%)
Intel Core i5-11400F @ 2.60GHz vs Intel Core i3-12300
17,192 (+15.8%)
Intel Core i5-11400 @ 2.60GHz vs Intel Core i3-12300
17,064 (+15.0%)
Intel Core i5-12400T vs Intel Core i3-12300
16,832 (+13.4%)
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650G vs Intel Core i3-12300
16,324 (+10.0%)
AMD Ryzen 5 3500X vs Intel Core i3-12300
13,238 (-10.8%)
Intel Core i5-10400F @ 2.90GHz vs Intel Core i3-12300
12,366 (-16.7%)
Intel Core i5-10400 @ 2.90GHz vs Intel Core i3-12300
12,290 (-17.2%)

Is the Intel Core i3-12300 Good for Gaming?
As of 27th of January 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
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