Intel Core i3-3229Y: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core i3-3229Y

Summary

Intel started Intel Core i3-3229Y sales 1 January 2013 at a recommended price of $250. This is Ivy Bridge architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 22 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 1.40 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCBGA1023 processor with a TDP of 13 Watt. It supports DDR3/L/-RS 1333/1600 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 3.59 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Core i3-3229Y 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
Ivy Bridge
 
Release date
1 January 2013
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$250
 

Technical specs

Core i3-3229Y's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i3-3229Y's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
1.4 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
128 KB
 
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
512 KB
 
of 8192 (FX-8350)
L3 cache
3072 KB
 
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
Die size
118 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
105 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Core i3-3229Y 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
FCBGA1023
 
Power consumption (TDP)
13 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i3-3229Y. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® AVX
 
AES-NI
+
 
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 i3-3229Y 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 i3-3229Y are enumerated here.
VT-d
-
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i3-3229Y.
Supported memory types
DDR3 / L / -RS 1333 / 1600
 
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB / s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Core i3-3229Y.
Integrated graphics
Intel HD Graphics 4000 (350 - 850 MHz)
 
Quick Sync
+
 
Clear Video HD
+
 
Graphics max frequency
850 MHz
 
InTru 3D
+
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i3-3229Y's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
3
 
eDP
+
 
DisplayPort
+
 
HDMI
+
 
SDVO
+
 
CRT
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i3-3229Y. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

3.59

3DMark06 CPU

1556

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

1870

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

3740

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

0.5

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

1.2

WinRAR 4.0

1256

x264 encoding pass 1

43

x264 encoding pass 2

8

TrueCrypt AES

0.1

Passmark

1700

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core i3-3229Y is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core i3-3229Y performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i3-3229Y from AMD is E2-9010, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 2 positions in our rating.

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