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Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz 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 i3-530 @ 2.93GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA1156
Clockspeed: 2.9 GHz
No of Cores: 2 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 73 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 CPU 530 @ 2.93GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2010
CPUmark/$Price:  128.45     Overall Rank:  1342
Last Price Change:  $20 USD (2018-06-10)
2569

Single Thread Rating: 1113
Samples: 953*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$139.97Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$20Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 15th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,183
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,099
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,991
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,523
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,293
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,197
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,170
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,385
Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz
2,569
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 15th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz
128.45
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
111.86
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
108.24
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.65
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.92
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
49.80
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.40
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.43
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.81
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
35.44
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
33.17
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1091504 - Oct 14 2018
2649
BL1089717 - Oct 11 2018
1926
BL1087425 - Oct 06 2018
2668
BL1086950 - Oct 06 2018
1923
BL1085485 - Oct 03 2018
3473
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz
As of 15th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz
2,569
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
2,687
AMD A6-3600 APU
2,703
Intel Core2 Quad Q8200 @ 2.33GHz
2,815
AMD Athlon II X4 630
3,134
Intel Core i5-650 @ 3.20GHz
3,104
AMD Athlon II X4 620
2,938
Intel Core2 Duo E8300 @ 2.83GHz
1,992
AMD Athlon II X3 435
2,472
AMD Athlon II X3 425
2,311
Intel Pentium G620 @ 2.60GHz
2,292
AMD Athlon II X3 440
2,571
AMD Athlon II X3 445
2,573
Intel Celeron G540 @ 2.50GHz
2,205
AMD Athlon II X4 605e
2,750
AMD Athlon II X4 600e
2,453
Intel Pentium G630 @ 2.70GHz
2,373
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