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Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz 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.

Is the Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz Good for Gaming?

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Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz

Description:

Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA1155

Clockspeed: 2.9 GHz

Cores: 2 Threads: 4

Typical TDP: 35 W

Cache per CPU Package:
L1 Instruction Cache: 2 x 32 KB
L1 Data Cache: 2 x 32 KB
L2 Cache: 2 x 256 KB
L3 Cache: 3 MB

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3240T CPU @ 2.90GHz, Intel Core i3-3240T CPU @ 2.90GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q1 2012

CPUmark/$Price: NA

Overall Rank: 2758

Last Price Change: NA

Average CPU Mark
rating
2025

Single Thread Rating: 1543
Samples: 79*
*Margin for error: Low



PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 3,636
Thread: 1,436

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz

Integer Math8,833 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math4,405 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers12 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting5,662 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption356.2 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression41,229 KBytes/Sec
Physics226 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions1,749 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,543 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 3rd of March 2024.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 28th of February 2024


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

From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 28th of February 2024.

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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 4th of March 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i9-13900K
59,408
Intel Core i9-12900K
41,359
Intel Core i7-12700K
34,672
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
22,587
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
22,013
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
21,915
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
18,349
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
17,774
Apple M2 8 Core 3500 MHz
15,384
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
14,185
Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz
2,025
CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 4th of March 2024 - Higher results represent better value
Processor CPU Mark / $Price
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
212.89
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
153.68
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
140.11
Intel Core i9-12900K
117.17
Intel Core i9-13900K
104.23
Intel Core i7-12700K
84.77
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
32.48
Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz
NA
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
NA
Apple M2 8 Core 3500 MHz
NA
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
NA
Single Thread Rating
As of 4th of March 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average Thread Rating
Intel Core i9-13900K
4,642
Intel Core i9-12900K
4,175
Intel Core i7-12700K
4,040
Apple M2 8 Core 3500 MHz
3,933
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
3,840
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
3,705
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
3,360
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
2,933
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
2,661
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
2,568
Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz
1,543
Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1934345 - Oct 28 2023
2125
BL1929702 - Oct 22 2023
2116
BL5043225 - Aug 03 2023
2158
BL1697440 - Dec 17 2022
2121
BL1674419 - Nov 19 2022
2135
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz
As of 4th of March 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz
2,025
Intel Core i3-3240 @ 3.40GHz vs Intel Core i3-3240T
2,317 (+14.4%)
AMD A8-3870K APU vs Intel Core i3-3240T
2,301 (+13.6%)
AMD A8-3820 APU vs Intel Core i3-3240T
2,174 (+7.3%)
AMD A6-3670 APU vs Intel Core i3-3240T
2,165 (+6.9%)
AMD Athlon II X4 631 Quad-Core vs Intel Core i3-3240T
2,150 (+6.2%)
AMD A6-3650 APU vs Intel Core i3-3240T
2,049 (+1.2%)
AMD A8-3800 APU vs Intel Core i3-3240T
2,005 (-1.0%)
AMD A6-3620 APU vs Intel Core i3-3240T
1,851 (-8.6%)
AMD A6-3600 APU vs Intel Core i3-3240T
1,645 (-18.8%)
AMD Athlon II X4 641 Quad-Core vs Intel Core i3-3240T
2,313 (+14.2%)
AMD Athlon II X4 640 vs Intel Core i3-3240T
2,234 (+10.3%)
AMD Athlon II X3 460 vs Intel Core i3-3240T
1,985 (-2.0%)

Is the Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz Good for Gaming?
As of 4th of March 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X3D
9,256
AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D
9,072
Intel Core i9-13900KS
8,564
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
8,410
Intel Core i9-14900F
8,270
Intel Core i9-14900K
8,173
Intel Core i9-14900KF
8,031
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X3D
7,863
Intel Core i9-13900K
7,796
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7945WX
7,602
Intel Core i7-14700K
7,545
Intel Core i7-13790F
7,532
Intel Core i3-3240T @ 2.90GHz
808