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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.

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Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz

Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA1156

Clockspeed: 2.9 GHz

Cores: 2 Threads: 4

Typical TDP: 73 W

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 CPU 530 @ 2.93GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2010

CPUmark/$Price:  12.46     

Overall Rank:  2186

Last Price Change:  $115.19 USD (2021-06-04)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1179
Cross-Platform Rating: 4264
Samples: 1098*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 2,508 Thread: 1,131

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz

Integer Math7,789 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math3,369 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers9 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting4 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption256.4 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression30.9 MBytes/Sec
Physics185 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions824 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,179 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 27th of July 2021.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 21st of July 2021
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 21st of July 2021.

MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
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Pricing History

Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz
As of 27th of July 2021 - Higher results represent better performance
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Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz
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AMD Phenom 9850 Quad-Core
AMD Athlon 5350 APU
AMD Phenom II X4 965
AMD Athlon II X4 620
AMD Athlon 5150 APU
AMD Athlon II X4 630
AMD Athlon II X3 435
AMD Athlon II X3 445
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