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Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz 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 i3-540 @ 3.07GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA1156
Clockspeed: 3.1 GHz
No of Cores: 2 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 73 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 CPU 540 @ 3.07GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2010
CPUmark/$Price:  59.88     Overall Rank:  1091
Last Price Change:  $44.99 USD (2010-07-04)
2694

Single Thread Rating: 1219
Samples: 970*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$64.89Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$44.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 25th of May 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,197
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,113
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,999
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,548
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,313
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,942
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,146
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,355
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
2,973
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
2,694
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 25th of May 2017 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
129.83
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
81.28
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
71.55
Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
59.88
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
32.68
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
31.15
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.82
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
28.32
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
26.90
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
25.99
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
25.35
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i3-540 @ 3.07GHz
Most recent listed first
BL836670 - May 25 2017
2754
BL835406 - May 23 2017
2817
BL834931 - May 22 2017
2747
BL834675 - May 21 2017
2344
BL830543 - May 13 2017
2955
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