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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
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:  96.11     Overall Rank:  1202
Last Price Change:  $28 USD (2010-07-04)
2690

Single Thread Rating: 1222
Samples: 1065*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$104.19Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$28Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 25th of February 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,190
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,113
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,101
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,996
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,534
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,304
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,207
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,162
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,378
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
2,690
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 25th of February 2018 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
96.11
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
81.25
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
65.34
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
60.79
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
29.12
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
28.77
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
27.74
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
27.24
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
26.04
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
24.00
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
21.04
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
Most recent listed first
BL983454 - Feb 25 2018
2274
BL982305 - Feb 23 2018
2578
BL982283 - Feb 23 2018
3550
BL979346 - Feb 18 2018
2826
BL979070 - Feb 17 2018
2751
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