Intel Core i3 2100 

Released January, 2011
  • 3.1 GHz
  • Dual core
5.8 Out of 10

Explore 6 desktops with the Intel Core i3 2100

CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of the Intel Core i3 2100 among desktop CPUs (45 to 75W)

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

Core i3 2100
7.4
PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark and 1 more

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

Core i3 2100
6.1
PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core and 1 more

Integrated Graphics

Integrated GPU performance for graphics

Core i3 2100
n.d.
Fire Strike

Integrated Graphics (OpenCL)

Integrated GPU performance for parallel computing

Core i3 2100
4.1
CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 4 more

Performance per Watt

How efficiently does the processor use electricity?

Core i3 2100
5.6
Fire Strike, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Core i3 2100
n.d.
Fire Strike, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

5.8

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Core i3 2100
5.8

Benchmarks Real world tests of the Intel Core i3 2100

CompuBench 1.5 (Face detection)

Core i3 2100
2.05 mPixels/s
Pentium G2030
4.1 mPixels/s

PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated Data courtesy FutureMark

Core i3 2100
2,115

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Core i3 2100
4,786
Pentium G620
3,219

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Core i3 2100
2,258
Pentium G620
1,794

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Core i3 2100
153,100 MB/s
Pentium G620
128,700 MB/s
Pentium G2030
157,000 MB/s

GeekBench (32-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Core i3 2100
4,738
Pentium G620
3,186

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

Core i3 2100
3,664
Pentium G620
2,303

PassMark (Single Core)

Core i3 2100
1,583
Pentium G620
1,326

Reviews Word on the street for the Intel Core i3 2100


7.0

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Overall

8.0 Out of 10

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Clock speed 3.1 GHz
Cores Dual core
Socket type LGA 1155
Is unlocked No

features

Has a NX bit Yes
Supports trusted computing No
Has virtualization support Yes
Instruction set extensions
  1. MMX
  2. SSE
  3. SSE2
  4. SSE4.1
  5. SSE3
  6. Supplemental SSE3
  7. SSE4.2
  8. AVX
  9. SSE4
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes

integrated graphics

GPU GPU
Label Intel® HD Graphics 2000
Number of displays supported 2
GPU clock speed 850 MHz
Turbo clock speed 1,100 MHz

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in
Memory type
  1. DDR3-1333
  2. DDR3-1066
  3. DDR3
Channels Dual Channel
Maximum bandwidth 21,333.32 MB/s
Maximum memory size 32,768 MB

details

Architecture x86-64
Threads 4 threads
L2 cache 0.5 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core
L3 cache 3 MB
L3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm
Max CPUs 1
Clock multiplier 31
Operating temperature Unknown - 69.1°C

overclocking

Overclock popularity 101
Overclock review score 4.5
Overclocked clock speed 3.23 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.23 GHz
PassMark (Overclocked) 1,518.9
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.23 GHz

power consumption

TDP 65W
Annual home energy cost 37.88 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 93.47 $/year
Performance per watt 1.41 pt/W
Idle power consumption 73W
Peak power consumption 106.7W
Typical power consumption 98.28W

bus

Architecture DMI
Transfer rate 5,000 MT/s
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