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Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz 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 i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA1155
Clockspeed: 3.4 GHz
No of Cores: 2 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 55 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3240 CPU @ 3.40GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2012
CPUmark/$Price:  63.49     Overall Rank:  862
Last Price Change:  $67.99 USD (2012-09-07)
4316

Single Thread Rating: 1810
Samples: 1145*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$167.5Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$67.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 15th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,183
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,113
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,099
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,995
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,525
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,296
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,197
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,168
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
4,316
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 15th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
99.44
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
92.54
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
63.49
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.94
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
51.88
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
49.78
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.08
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.83
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
34.95
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
27.97
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
20.49
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1062304 - Aug 14 2018
4460
BL1062084 - Aug 14 2018
4387
BL1060799 - Aug 11 2018
4491
BL1060691 - Aug 11 2018
4543
BL1060567 - Aug 11 2018
4708
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
As of 15th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz
4,316
AMD FX-4300 Quad-Core
4,680
AMD Athlon II X4 640
3,316
AMD Phenom II X4 965
4,196
AMD FX-4130 Quad-Core
4,172
AMD Phenom II X4 945
3,670
AMD Athlon II X4 645
3,475
AMD Phenom II X4 820
3,417
AMD A6-3620 APU
2,808
AMD FX-4100 Quad-Core
4,065
AMD Athlon II X4 631 Quad-Core
3,151
AMD Phenom II X4 B97
3,883
Intel Core i3-3220 @ 3.30GHz
4,234
AMD Phenom II X4 B95
3,708
AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core
4,853
AMD Athlon II X4 635
3,249
Intel Pentium G4560 @ 3.50GHz
4,881
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