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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.

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Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz

Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA1156

Clockspeed: 3.2 GHz

Cores: 2 Threads: 4

Typical TDP: 73 W

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 CPU 550 @ 3.20GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2010

CPUmark/$Price:  22.25     

Overall Rank:  2003

Last Price Change:  $69.99 USD (2021-03-13)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1354
Cross-Platform Rating: 4527
Samples: 1188*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 2,807 Thread: 1,321

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz

Integer Math8,493 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math3,677 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers9 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting5 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption279.8 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression34.3 MBytes/Sec
Physics188 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions909 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,354 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 19th of April 2021.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 14th of April 2021
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 14th of April 2021.

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Pricing History

Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz
As of 19th of April 2021 - Higher results represent better performance
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Intel Core i3-550 @ 3.20GHz
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AMD Athlon II X4 620
AMD Athlon II X3 405e
AMD Athlon II X4 640
AMD Athlon II X2 265
AMD Athlon II X4 615e
AMD Phenom II X4 905e
AMD Athlon II X4 635
AMD Phenom II X3 710