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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:  19.97     Overall Rank:  1433
Last Price Change:  $134.54 USD (2019-07-14)
2687

Single Thread Rating: 1225
Samples: 1230*
*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 23rd of July 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,962
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
2,687
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 23rd 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
68.17
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
47.82
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.61
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
37.97
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
33.99
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
33.85
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
29.37
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
28.20
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
19.97
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1243472 - Jul 20 2019
2132
BL1243237 - Jul 19 2019
2195
BL1241545 - Jul 16 2019
2769
BL1241129 - Jul 15 2019
2988
BL1238338 - Jul 09 2019
2127
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
As of 23rd of July 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
2,687
AMD Athlon II X4 605e
2,738
AMD Phenom II X4 910e
3,254
AMD Athlon II X4 600e
2,465
AMD Phenom II X4 810
3,122
AMD Athlon II X4 640
3,314
AMD Phenom II X3 705e
2,227
AMD Phenom 9450e Quad-Core
2,599
AMD A8-3820 APU
3,104
AMD Phenom 9950 Quad-Core
3,009
AMD Phenom 9850 Quad-Core
2,891
AMD Phenom 9600B Quad-Core
2,573
AMD Athlon II X4 635
3,235
AMD Phenom II X4 955
3,923
Intel Core i5-650 @ 3.20GHz
3,098
Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz
2,829
Intel Core i3-530 @ 2.93GHz
2,566
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