Intel Core i3-4170: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core i3-4170

Summary

This is 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 3700 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA1150 processor. It supports DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600, DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 6.76 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Core i3-4170 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
no data
 

Technical specs

Core i3-4170's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i3-4170's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
3.7 GHz
 
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
Maximum core temperature
72 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)

Compatibility

Information on Core i3-4170 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
FCLGA1150
 

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i3-4170. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
 
AES-NI
+
 
vPro
-
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost
-
 
Hyper-Threading
+
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 

Security technologies

Core i3-4170 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
-
 
EDB
+
 
Secure Key
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i3-4170 are enumerated here.
VT-d
-
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i3-4170.
Supported memory types
DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600, DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600
 
of 2933 (Ryzen 5 2500X)
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB / s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)
ECC memory support
+
 

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Core i3-4170.
Max video memory
2 GB
 
Quick Sync
+
 
Clear Video HD
+
 
Graphics max frequency
1.15 GHz
 
InTru 3D
+
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i3-4170's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
3
 
eDP
+
 
DisplayPort
+
 
HDMI
+
 
DVI
+
 
VGA
+
 

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Core i3-4170's integrated GPU, including resolutions over different interfaces.
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
4096x2304@24Hz
 
Max resolution over eDP
3840x2160@60Hz
 
Max resolution over DisplayPort
3840x2160@60Hz
 
Max resolution over VGA
1920x1200@60Hz
 

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Core i3-4170's integrated GPU, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
11.1 / 12
 
OpenGL
4.3
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Core i3-4170's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
Up to 3.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i3-4170. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

6.76

Passmark

5191

3DMark Fire Strike Physics

5270

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Core i3-4170. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
3.1 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core i3-4170 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core i3-4170 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i3-4170 from AMD is A8-4500M, which is slower by 1% and lower by 5 positions in our rating.

User rating

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