Intel Core i5-3550: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i5-3550 sales on April 2012 at a recommended price of $205. This is Ivy Bridge architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 22 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3.70 GHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA1155 processor with a TDP of 77 Watt and a maximum temperature of 67 °C. It supports DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 14.53 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X.