Intel Core i3-2312M: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core i3-2312M

Summary

Intel started Core i3-2312M sales 20 February 2011 at a recommended price of $225. This is Sandy Bridge architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 32 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2.10 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is a PPGA988 processor with a TDP of 35 Watt and a maximum temperature of 85 °C. It supports DDR3-1066, DDR3-1333 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 7.46 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

General info

Of Core i3-2312M processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Intel Core i3
 
Achitecture codename
Sandy Bridge
 
Release date
20 February 2011
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$225
 
of 999 (Xeon W3530)

Technical specs

Core i3-2312M's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i3-2312M's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
2.1 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
FSB
4 × 5 GT / s
 
L1 cache
128 KB
 
L2 cache
512 KB
 
L3 cache
3 MB (shared)
 
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
of 7 (Ryzen 3 3300)
Die size
149 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
85 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Maximum case temperature (TCase)
85 °C
 
of 105 (Core i7-5557U)
Transistor count
624 Million
 
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Core i3-2312M compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
Socket
PPGA988
 
Power consumption (TDP)
35 Watt
 
of 1055 (Core i9-10900KF)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i3-2312M. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® AVX
 
AVX
+
 
vPro
-
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
My WiFi
+
 
Turbo Boost
-
 
Hyper-Threading
+
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
Flex Memory Access
+
 
Demand Based Switching
-
 
FDI
+
 
Fast Memory Access
+
 

Security technologies

Core i3-2312M technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
-
 
EDB
+
 
Identity Protection
+
 
Anti-Theft
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i3-2312M are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
VT-d
-
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i3-2312M.
Supported memory types
DDR3-1066, DDR3-1333
 
Maximum memory size
16 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
21.3 GB / s
 

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Core i3-2312M.
Integrated graphics
Intel HD Graphics 3000 (350 - 1100 MHz)
 
Graphics max frequency
1.1 GHz
 
Quick Sync
+
 
Clear Video HD
+
 
InTru 3D
+
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i3-2312M's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
2
 
eDP
+
 
DisplayPort
+
 
HDMI
+
 
SDVO
+
 
CRT
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Core i3-2312M's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
2.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i3-2312M. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

7.46

Passmark

2374

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core i3-2312M is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core i3-2312M performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i3-2312M from AMD is A9-9420, which is slower by 1% and lower by 6 positions in our rating.

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