Benchmark results for the Intel Core i3-540 can be found below. The data on this chart is gathered from user-submitted Geekbench 5 results from the Geekbench Browser.

Geekbench 5 scores are calibrated against a baseline score of 1000 (which is the score of an Intel Core i3-8100). Higher scores are better, with double the score indicating double the performance.


CPU Benchmark Scores

451
Single-Core Score
1001
Multi-Core Score

Processor Information

Processor Intel Core i3-540
Frequency 3070 MHz
Cores 2
Threads 4
TDP 73 W
GPU Intel HD Graphics for Previous Generation Intel Processors
Codename Clarkdale
Package FCLGA1156
Processor Score
Intel Core i5-670
3.5 GHz (2 cores)
611
 
Intel Core i5-661
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
560
 
Intel Core i5-660
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
530
 
Intel Core i5-650
3.2 GHz (2 cores)
526
 
Intel Core i5-680
3.6 GHz (2 cores)
500
 
Intel Core i3-550
3.2 GHz (2 cores)
479
 
Intel Core i3-540
3.1 GHz (2 cores)
451
 
Intel Core i3-530
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
445
 
Intel Pentium G6960
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
377
 
Intel Core i5-655K
3.2 GHz (2 cores)
371
 
Processor Score
Intel Core i5-670
3.5 GHz (2 cores)
1363
 
Intel Core i5-661
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
1272
 
Intel Core i5-650
3.2 GHz (2 cores)
1178
 
Intel Core i5-660
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
1176
 
Intel Core i5-680
3.6 GHz (2 cores)
1094
 
Intel Core i3-550
3.2 GHz (2 cores)
1072
 
Intel Core i3-530
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
1019
 
Intel Core i3-540
3.1 GHz (2 cores)
1001
 
Intel Core i5-655K
3.2 GHz (2 cores)
707
 
Intel Pentium G6960
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
702