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Intel Core i3-3250 @ 3.50GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i3-3250 @ 3.50GHz 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 i3-3250 @ 3.50GHz Good for Gaming?

This is a fairly old CPU that is no longer competitive with newer CPUs. [More ...]

Intel Core i3-3250 @ 3.50GHz

Description:

Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA1155

Clockspeed: 3.5 GHz

Cores: 2 Threads: 4

Typical TDP: 55 W

Cache Size: L1: 256 KB, L2: 1.0 MB,

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3250 CPU @ 3.50GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q1 2013

CPUmark/$Price: 30.03

Overall Rank: 2029

Last Price Change: $80.10 USD (2022-11-25)

Average CPU Mark
rating
2405

Single Thread Rating: 1807
Samples: 199*
*Margin for error: Low



PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 4,601
Thread: 1,867

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i3-3250 @ 3.50GHz

Integer Math10,787 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math5,462 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers14 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting7 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption416.3 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression47.4 MBytes/Sec
Physics263 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions2,086 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,807 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 3rd of December 2022.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i3-3250 @ 3.50GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 3rd of December 2022
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 3rd of December 2022.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

MerchantPricePurchase
Amazon.com$250.00 USDBuy Now!
NewEgg.com$80.10 USDBuy Now!
BestBuy.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
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Pricing History


Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-3250 @ 3.50GHz
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1678239 - Nov 24 2022
2555
BL1667350 - Nov 09 2022
2573
BL1655540 - Oct 23 2022
2618
BL1616543 - Aug 22 2022
2611
BL1605359 - Aug 01 2022
2600
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-3250 @ 3.50GHz
As of 3rd of December 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i3-3250 @ 3.50GHz
2,405
AMD A8-5600K APU vs Intel Core i3-3250
2,819 (+17.2%)
AMD A10-5800K APU vs Intel Core i3-3250
2,962 (+23.1%)
AMD Phenom II X4 965 vs Intel Core i3-3250
2,580 (+7.3%)
AMD A8-3870K APU vs Intel Core i3-3250
2,310 (-4.0%)
Intel Core i3-3210 @ 3.20GHz vs Intel Core i3-3250
2,141 (-11.0%)
AMD A8-3850 APU vs Intel Core i3-3250
2,323 (-3.4%)
AMD FX-4350 Quad-Core vs Intel Core i3-3250
3,248 (+35.0%)
AMD FX-4300 Quad-Core vs Intel Core i3-3250
2,960 (+23.0%)
AMD Phenom II X4 B97 vs Intel Core i3-3250
2,498 (+3.9%)
AMD Phenom II X4 B95 vs Intel Core i3-3250
2,342 (-2.6%)
Intel Core i3-3220 @ 3.30GHz vs Intel Core i3-3250
2,237 (-7.0%)
AMD Phenom II X4 820 vs Intel Core i3-3250
2,070 (-14.0%)


Is the Intel Core i3-3250 @ 3.50GHz Good for Gaming?
As of 3rd of December 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
Intel Core i9-13900K
7,747
Intel Core i9-13900KF
7,741
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D
7,081
Intel Core i7-13700K
6,799
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X
6,694
Intel Core i5-13600K
6,640
Intel Core i5-13600KF
6,515
Intel Core i9-12900KS
6,484
Intel Core i7-13700KF
6,312
AMD Ryzen 5 7600X
6,204
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X
5,998
Intel Core i9-12900K
5,823
Intel Core i3-3250 @ 3.50GHz
530