ProductCore i3-3250
Brand Intel
Street Price (Approx) ~ $385
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# CPU Cores 2
Frequency (GHz) 3.5 GHz
Cache (MB) 3
TDP (Watts) 55 W
Product Segment Desktop
Status Released
Announced On 2013-03-01
TechnicalsCore i3-3250
Dimensions (2D) 37.5x37.5 mm
Conflict Free? 1
# CPU Cores 2
Threads/Core 4
Frequency (GHz) 3.5 GHz
Cache (MB) 3
Instructions Width (bits) 64
Instructions Extensions SSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Lithography Process (nm) 22 nm
TDP (Watts) 55 W
Max RAM 32 GB
RAM Types DDR3 1333/1600
# Memory Channels 2
Memory Bandwidth (GB/Sec) 25.6GB/s
Max CPU / Package 1
PCI-E Version 2
PCI-E Configurations up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8 & 2x4
Compatible Sockets FCLGA1155
Intel Turbo Boost Version
Intel V-Pro No
Intel Hyper-Thread Yes
Intel Virtualization (VTX) Yes
Intel Directed I/O (VTD) No
Intel Ext. Page Tables (EPT) Yes
Intel 64 Yes
Intel MyWiFi Yes
Idle States Yes
Thermal MonitoringTech. Yes
Intel ID Protect Yes
Intel AES New Instructions No
Intel Secure Key No
Trusted Execution No
Execution Disable Yes

 

Core i3-3250 Benchmarks

CPU Speed

These tests are designed to stress the CPU components of the processor

Geekbench 4 Multi, Higher is better

Geekbench 4 Single, Higher is better

Memory Bandwidth (GB/Sec), Higher is better

 

Performance/Price (Value)

Some of the same tests as above, but shown as a relation to the price. This shows what performance you get for each additional dollar spent. The higher the score, and the more value you get for your money

Geekbench 4 Multi / Price, Higher is better