Intel Core i3-3240T: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core i3-3240T

Summary

Intel started Intel Core i3-3240T sales on September 2012. This is Ivy Bridge architecture desktop 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 2.90 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA1155 processor with a TDP of 35 Watt and a maximum temperature of 65 °C. It supports DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 7.74 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Core i3-3240T processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Desktop
 
Achitecture codename
Ivy Bridge
 
Release date
on September 2012
 

Technical specs

Core i3-3240T's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i3-3240T's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
2.9 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
 
of 4096 (EPYC 7702)
L2 cache
256 KB (per core)
 
of 32768 (EPYC 7702)
L3 cache
3 MB (shared)
 
of 256 (EPYC 7702)
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
Die size
94 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
65 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Maximum case temperature (TCase)
65 °C
 
of 105 (Core i7-5557U)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Core i3-3240T 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
FCLGA1155
 
Power consumption (TDP)
35 Watt
 

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i3-3240T. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX
 
AVX
+
 
vPro
-
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
My WiFi
+
 
Turbo Boost
-
 
Hyper-Threading
+
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
FDI
+
 

Security technologies

Core i3-3240T technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
EDB
+
 
Secure Key
-
 
Identity Protection
+
 
Anti-Theft
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i3-3240T are enumerated here.
VT-d
-
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i3-3240T.
Supported memory types
DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600
 
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 i3-3240T.
Integrated graphics
Intel HD 2500
 
Quick Sync
+
 
Clear Video HD
+
 
Graphics max frequency
1.05 GHz
 
InTru 3D
+
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i3-3240T's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
3
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Core i3-3240T's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
2.0
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i3-3240T. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

7.74

Passmark

3666

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core i3-3240T is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core i3-3240T performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i3-3240T from AMD is Phenom II X4 B95, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 4 positions in our rating.

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