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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:  41.50     Overall Rank:  1087
Last Price Change:  $64.89 USD (2010-07-04)
2693

Single Thread Rating: 1219
Samples: 961*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$64.89Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$195Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 29th of April 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,197
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,118
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,115
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
10,001
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,548
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,314
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,942
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,143
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,354
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
2,974
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
2,693
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 29th of April 2017 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
84.73
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
74.52
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
41.50
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
32.70
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
32.16
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
29.42
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.28
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
28.15
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
25.35
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
18.61
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
14.87
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
Most recent listed first
BL820953 - Apr 27 2017
2711
BL818745 - Apr 23 2017
2685
BL816478 - Apr 19 2017
2455
BL814649 - Apr 16 2017
2739
BL814421 - Apr 15 2017
2918
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