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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:  59.84     Overall Rank:  1169
Last Price Change:  $44.99 USD (2010-07-04)
2692

Single Thread Rating: 1221
Samples: 1031*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$104.19Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$44.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 11th of December 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,191
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,110
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,104
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,998
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,538
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,306
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,946
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,210
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,158
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,370
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
2,692
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 11th of December 2017 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
82.51
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
74.56
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
59.84
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
41.05
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
34.72
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
30.41
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
29.84
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
29.16
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
26.03
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
20.21
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
17.89
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
Most recent listed first
BL937119 - Dec 10 2017
3302
BL931834 - Dec 01 2017
2964
BL931463 - Dec 01 2017
2746
BL929514 - Nov 28 2017
2764
BL929128 - Nov 27 2017
2594
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