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Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz 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 i3-540 @ 3.07GHz   Average CPU Mark
Class: Desktop Socket: LGA1156
Clockspeed: 3.1 GHz
No of Cores: 2 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 73 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 CPU 540 @ 3.07GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2010
CPUmark/$Price:  19.98     Overall Rank:  1431
Last Price Change:  $134.54 USD (2019-07-14)
2688

Single Thread Rating: 1225
Samples: 1228*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$134.54Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 17th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,960
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,033
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,171
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,108
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,075
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,987
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,279
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,951
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,176
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,388
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
2,688
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 17th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
162.78
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
79.87
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
70.70
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
47.82
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.60
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.15
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
33.99
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
29.03
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
27.90
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
21.11
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
19.98
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1241545 - Jul 16 2019
2769
BL1241129 - Jul 15 2019
2988
BL1238338 - Jul 09 2019
2127
BL1237554 - Jul 07 2019
4176
BL1237020 - Jul 06 2019
2631
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
As of 17th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
2,688
AMD Phenom II X4 910e
3,254
AMD Athlon II X4 600e
2,459
AMD Athlon II X4 605e
2,738
AMD Phenom 9450e Quad-Core
2,599
AMD Athlon II X4 640
3,314
AMD Phenom II X4 810
3,122
AMD Phenom II X3 705e
2,227
AMD Phenom 9950 Quad-Core
3,009
AMD A8-3820 APU
3,104
AMD Phenom 9850 Quad-Core
2,891
AMD Phenom 9600B Quad-Core
2,573
AMD Phenom II X4 955
3,924
AMD Athlon II X4 635
3,235
Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz
2,566
Intel Core i5-650 @ 3.20GHz
3,098
AMD Athlon II X4 620
2,928
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