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Intel Core i3-6300 @ 3.80GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i3-6300 @ 3.80GHz 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.
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Is the Intel Core i3-6300 @ 3.80GHz Good for Gaming?

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Intel Core i3-6300 @ 3.80GHz


Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA 1151

Clockspeed: 3.8 GHz

Cores: 2 Threads: 4

Typical TDP: 51 W

Cache Size: L1: 256 KB, L2: 1.0 MB, L3: 4 MB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 64 GB (DDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V, ECC Supported)

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-6300 CPU @ 3.80GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q4 2015

CPUmark/$Price: 66.72

Overall Rank: 1625

Last Price Change: $65.24 USD (2023-06-02)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2301
Samples: 224*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 5,984
Thread: 2,180

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i3-6300 @ 3.80GHz

Integer Math13,093 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math8,186 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers16 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting7,535 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption1,412 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression59,588 KBytes/Sec
Physics337 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions4,011 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,301 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 9th of June 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i3-6300 @ 3.80GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 4th of June 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 4th of June 2023.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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Pricing History

Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-6300 @ 3.80GHz
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1805418 - Apr 28 2023
BL1805404 - Apr 28 2023
BL1805396 - Apr 28 2023
BL1689844 - Dec 08 2022
BL1684526 - Dec 02 2022
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-6300 @ 3.80GHz
As of 9th of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i3-6300 @ 3.80GHz
Intel Core i5-6400 @ 2.70GHz vs Intel Core i3-6300
5,168 (+18.7%)
AMD A10-7860K vs Intel Core i3-6300
3,271 (-24.9%)
AMD A10-7850K APU vs Intel Core i3-6300
3,417 (-21.5%)
Intel Core i3-6098P @ 3.60GHz vs Intel Core i3-6300
4,080 (-6.3%)
Intel Core i5-4590 @ 3.30GHz vs Intel Core i3-6300
5,358 (+23.1%)
Intel Core i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz vs Intel Core i3-6300
4,363 (+0.2%)
Intel Core i5-6600K @ 3.50GHz vs Intel Core i3-6300
6,338 (+45.6%)
Intel Core i5-4570 @ 3.20GHz vs Intel Core i3-6300
5,224 (+20.0%)
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core vs Intel Core i3-6300
4,524 (+3.9%)
AMD Athlon X4 845 vs Intel Core i3-6300
3,796 (-12.8%)
AMD Phenom II X6 1090T vs Intel Core i3-6300
3,737 (-14.2%)
AMD Athlon X4 880K vs Intel Core i3-6300
3,662 (-15.9%)

Is the Intel Core i3-6300 @ 3.80GHz Good for Gaming?
As of 9th of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
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Intel Core i3-6300 @ 3.80GHz