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Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz 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 i3-550 @ 3.20GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA1156
Clockspeed: 3.2 GHz
No of Cores: 2 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 73 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 CPU 550 @ 3.20GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2010
CPUmark/$Price:  16.21     Overall Rank:  1279
Last Price Change:  $174.48 USD (2018-12-12)
2828

Single Thread Rating: 1299
Samples: 1004*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$174.48Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 13th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,039
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,180
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,111
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,091
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,990
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,518
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,289
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,171
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz
2,828
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 13th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
127.85
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
116.09
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
58.06
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
50.15
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.23
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.42
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.81
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
35.41
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
34.40
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
33.67
Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz
16.21
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1125197 - Dec 11 2018
2884
BL1123848 - Dec 09 2018
2894
BL1123181 - Dec 08 2018
2749
BL1115435 - Nov 27 2018
2822
BL1115434 - Nov 27 2018
3834
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz
As of 13th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz
2,828
AMD Phenom II X4 910e
3,253
AMD Phenom 9950 Quad-Core
3,012
Intel Core i5-650 @ 3.20GHz
3,103
AMD Athlon II X4 640
3,313
AMD Phenom 9600B Quad-Core
2,577
AMD Phenom II X4 805
2,994
AMD Phenom II X3 705e
2,227
AMD Athlon II X3 445
2,574
AMD Athlon II X4 600e
2,453
AMD Athlon II X4 605e
2,750
Intel Core i5-661 @ 3.33GHz
3,182
AMD Phenom II X6 1055T
4,964
AMD A4-7300 APU
2,298
AMD A8-3850 APU
3,468
AMD Athlon II X4 645
3,474
Intel Core i5-750 @ 2.67GHz
3,694
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