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Intel Core i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz 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 i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz Good for Gaming?

This is a fairly old CPU that is no longer competitive with newer CPUs. But this CPU contains 2 Cores and 4 Threads. This CPU may not do well with games especially more recent releases. Best to check with your system requirements from the developer of the games you are interested to see if it is compatible. [More ...]

Intel Core i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz

Description: Intel HD Graphics 630

Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1151

Clockspeed: 3.9 GHz

Cores: 2 Threads: 4

Typical TDP: 51 W

Cache Size: L1: 256 KB, L2: 1.0 MB, L3: 3 MB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 64 GB (DDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V, ECC Supported)

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-7100 CPU @ 3.90GHz, Intel Core i3-7100 CPU @ 3.90GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q1 2017

CPUmark/$Price: 95.85

Overall Rank: 1616

Last Price Change: $45.52 USD (2023-06-01)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2325
Samples: 1809*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 5,831
Thread: 2,239

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz

Integer Math13,361 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math8,298 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers14 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting7,737 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption1,444 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression59,551 KBytes/Sec
Physics317 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions4,028 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,325 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 1st of June 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 30th of May 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 30th 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 i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1830904 - Jun 01 2023
BL1830156 - May 31 2023
BL1828966 - May 29 2023 [Excluded]
BL1825772 - May 24 2023
BL1824613 - May 23 2023
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz
As of 1st of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz
Intel Pentium G4560 @ 3.50GHz vs Intel Core i3-7100
3,519 (-19.4%)
AMD Ryzen 3 1200 vs Intel Core i3-7100
6,310 (+44.6%)
AMD Athlon X4 845 vs Intel Core i3-7100
3,796 (-13.0%)
Intel Pentium G4620 @ 3.70GHz vs Intel Core i3-7100
3,764 (-13.7%)
AMD A10-7850K APU vs Intel Core i3-7100
3,407 (-21.9%)
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz vs Intel Core i3-7100
4,964 (+13.8%)
Intel Core i5-4440 @ 3.10GHz vs Intel Core i3-7100
4,750 (+8.9%)
Intel Core i5-4430 @ 3.00GHz vs Intel Core i3-7100
4,680 (+7.3%)
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core vs Intel Core i3-7100
4,523 (+3.7%)
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz vs Intel Core i3-7100
4,114 (-5.7%)
AMD FX-8300 Eight-Core vs Intel Core i3-7100
5,294 (+21.3%)
Intel Core i3-7350K @ 4.20GHz vs Intel Core i3-7100
4,943 (+13.3%)

Is the Intel Core i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz Good for Gaming?
As of 1st of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
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Intel Core i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz