Intel Core i3-3227U
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Intel Core i3-3227U: 42 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

2 x 1.9GHz
AMD Opteron 6220: 24 x 9GHz

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1600MHz
Samsung Exynos 7420: 2873MHz

3. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
22nm
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835: 10nm

4. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
350MHz
Intel Core i7-4770R: 1300MHz

5. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
Intel Xeon E7-8890 v4: 48

6. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
128KB
AMD Opteron 6180 SE: 1536KB

7. thermal design power (TDP)

The thermal design power (TDP) is the maximum amount of power the cooling system needs to dissipate. A lower TDP typically means that it consumes less power.
17W
Intel Atom Z650: 3W

8. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
0.50MB
AMD Opteron 6284 SE: 16MB

9. L2 core

More data can be stored in the L2 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
0.25MB/core
Intel Core i5-4200Y: 2.50MB/core

10. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
25.60GB/s
Intel Xeon E5504: 192.20GB/s

11. DirectX version

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
11
Intel Core i5-7600T: 12

12. Uses hyperthreading technology

Many of Intel's processors use hyperthreading, which means that each core of the processor can work on two threads at once instead of most processors which work on a single thread per core. This means you can have significant performance gains in certain applications.
Intel Core i3-3227U
45% have it

13. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Intel Core i3-3227U
69% have it

14. Has Tri-Gate transistors

An advanced transistor technology developed by Intel that allows lower power consumption and higher speeds.
Intel Core i3-3227U
31% have it

15. Supports 64-bit

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
Intel Core i3-3227U
87% have it

16. number of transistors

A higher transistor count generally indicates a newer, more powerful processor.
1200 million
Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4: 7200 million

17. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
2
Intel Core i7-6950X: 4

18. L3 cache

A larger L3 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
3MB
Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4: 60MB

19. PassMark result (single)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using a single thread.
1026
Intel Core i3-7350K: 2625

20. PCI Express (PCIe) version

PCI Express (PCIe) is a high speed expansion card standard, that connects the computer to it's peripherals. Newer versions can support more bandwidth and deliver better performance.
3
Intel Xeon E3-1280 v6: 3

21. L3 core

More data can be stored in the L3 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
1.50MB/core
Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4: 15MB/core

22. OpenGL version

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
4
AMD A10-7890K: 4.50

23. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
Intel Core i3-3227U
90% have it

24. OpenCL version

Some applications use OpenCL to utilise the power of the graphics processing unit (GPU) for non-graphical computing. Newer versions introduce more functionality and better performance.
1.10
Qualcomm Snapdragon 653: 2

25. Has dynamic frequency scaling

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
Intel Core i3-3227U
95% have it

26. Has Intel Quick Sync Video

This allows very fast video transcoding times, for example when ripping a DVD or Blu-ray to your computer.
Intel Core i3-3227U
34% have it

27. Has RdRand

RdRand is an instruction set used for cryptography.
Intel Core i3-3227U
22% have it

28. bus transfer rate

The bus is responsible for transferring data between different components of a computer or device.
5GT/s
Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4: 9.60GT/s

29. height

31mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm

30. CPU temperature

If the CPU exceeds the maximum operating temperature then problems such as random resets can occur.
105°C
Intel Pentium A1020: 105°C

31. GPU turbo

When the GPU is running below its limitations, it can boost to a higher clock speed in order to give increased performance.
1100MHz
Intel Core i7-4930MX: 1350MHz

32. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Core i3-3227U
78% have it

33. Has F16C

F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Core i3-3227U
43% have it

34. GPU execution units

A graphics processing unit (GPU) with a greater number of execution units can deliver better graphics.
16
Intel Core i5-6585R: 72

35. supported displays

Using multiple displays you can create a larger work space, making it easier to work across multiple applications.
3
AMD A10-7870K: 4

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