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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.

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Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz

Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA1156

Clockspeed: 3.1 GHz

Cores: 2 Threads: 4

Typical TDP: 73 W

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 CPU 540 @ 3.07GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 CPU 540 @ 3.07GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2010

CPUmark/$Price:  6.53     

Overall Rank:  2122

Last Price Change:  $230.00 USD (2021-06-04)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1273
Cross-Platform Rating: 4412
Samples: 1397*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 2,626 Thread: 1,241

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz

Integer Math8,131 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math3,515 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers10 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting5 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption268.0 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression32.4 MBytes/Sec
Physics185 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions875 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,273 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 23rd of June 2021.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 16th of June 2021
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 16th of June 2021.

MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
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Pricing History

Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
As of 23rd of June 2021 - Higher results represent better performance
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Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
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AMD Athlon II X4 620
Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz
AMD Phenom II X4 955
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