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Intel Core i3-9100 @ 3.60GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i3-9100 @ 3.60GHz 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.
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Is the Intel Core i3-9100 @ 3.60GHz Good for Gaming?

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Intel Core i3-9100 @ 3.60GHz

Description: Intel UHD Graphics 630

Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1151-2

Clockspeed: 3.6 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.2 GHz

Cores: 4 Threads: 4

Typical TDP: 65 W

Cache Size: L1: 256 KB, L2: 1.0 MB, L3: 6 MB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 64 GB (DDR4-2400, ECC Supported)

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-9100 CPU @ 3.60GHz, Intel Core i3-9100 CPU @ 3.60GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q2 2019

CPUmark/$Price: 61.19

Overall Rank: 1203

Last Price Change: $108.99 USD (2023-05-27)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2513
Samples: 437*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 8,874
Thread: 2,371

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i3-9100 @ 3.60GHz

Integer Math18,241 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math15,558 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers28 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting11,591 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption1,957 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression92,471 KBytes/Sec
Physics456 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions8,129 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,513 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 28th of May 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i3-9100 @ 3.60GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 25th of May 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 25th of May 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 i3-9100 @ 3.60GHz
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1826117 - May 25 2023
BL1824891 - May 23 2023
BL1824646 - May 23 2023
BL1813949 - May 08 2023
BL1813461 - May 08 2023
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-9100 @ 3.60GHz
As of 28th of May 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i3-9100 @ 3.60GHz
AMD Ryzen 3 3200G vs Intel Core i3-9100
7,179 (+7.7%)
AMD Ryzen 3 1200 vs Intel Core i3-9100
6,310 (-5.4%)
Intel Core i3-9350KF @ 4.00GHz vs Intel Core i3-9100
7,585 (+13.7%)
Intel Core i3-9100T @ 3.10GHz vs Intel Core i3-9100
5,561 (-16.6%)
Intel Core i5-7600K @ 3.80GHz vs Intel Core i3-9100
6,840 (+2.6%)
Intel Core i3-9100F @ 3.60GHz vs Intel Core i3-9100
6,771 (+1.5%)
Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz vs Intel Core i3-9100
6,028 (-9.6%)
Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz vs Intel Core i3-9100
5,644 (-15.4%)
AMD Athlon 3000G vs Intel Core i3-9100
4,487 (-32.7%)
Intel Core i3-8350K @ 4.00GHz vs Intel Core i3-9100
6,963 (+4.4%)
AMD Ryzen 3 2200G vs Intel Core i3-9100
6,780 (+1.7%)
Intel Core i3-8300 @ 3.70GHz vs Intel Core i3-9100
6,261 (-6.1%)

Is the Intel Core i3-9100 @ 3.60GHz Good for Gaming?
As of 28th of May 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
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Intel Core i3-9100 @ 3.60GHz