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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:  23.67     Overall Rank:  1409
Last Price Change:  $113.55 USD (2019-06-17)
2688

Single Thread Rating: 1224
Samples: 1222*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$113.55Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 25th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,961
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,033
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,172
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,107
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,075
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,986
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,950
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,176
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,387
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
2,688
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 25th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
162.76
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
84.04
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
47.82
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
46.83
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.60
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.16
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
34.81
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
32.12
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
29.12
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
23.67
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
21.11
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1231177 - Jun 21 2019
2574
BL1230789 - Jun 20 2019
2851
BL1229927 - Jun 18 2019
2956
BL1227411 - Jun 12 2019
2827
BL1225385 - Jun 06 2019
3148
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
As of 25th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
2,688
AMD Athlon II X4 600e
2,453
AMD Athlon II X3 445
2,572
AMD Athlon II X4 605e
2,738
AMD Phenom 9450e Quad-Core
2,599
AMD Phenom II X4 810
3,122
Intel Core i5-661 @ 3.33GHz
3,186
AMD Athlon II X4 640
3,313
Intel Core i5-670 @ 3.47GHz
3,313
AMD Phenom II X4 910
3,252
AMD A8-3820 APU
3,104
AMD Phenom 9950 Quad-Core
3,010
AMD Phenom 9850 Quad-Core
2,892
AMD Athlon II X4 635
3,235
AMD Athlon II X4 630
3,132
Intel Core i5-750 @ 2.67GHz
3,691
AMD Athlon II X4 620
2,934
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