Benchmark results for the Intel Core i7-3540M 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

642
Single-Core Score
1445
Multi-Core Score

Processor Information

Processor Intel Core i7-3540M
Frequency 3000 MHz
Maximum Frequency 3700 MHz
Cores 2
Threads 4
TDP 35 W
GPU Intel HD Graphics 4000
Codename Ivy Bridge
Package FCBGA1023, FCPGA988

Ivy Bridge Benchmarks

Processor Score
Intel Xeon E5-1680 v2
3.0 GHz (8 cores)
884
 
Intel Core i7-3770K
3.5 GHz (4 cores)
850
 
Intel Xeon E3-1290 v2
3.7 GHz (4 cores)
847
 
Intel Core i5-3570K
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
834
 
Intel Xeon E3-1270 V2
3.5 GHz (4 cores)
815
 
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v2
3.5 GHz (6 cores)
802
 
Intel Core i7-3770
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
799
 
Intel Core i7-3940XM
3.0 GHz (4 cores)
799
 
Intel Xeon E3-1280 V2
3.6 GHz (4 cores)
786
 
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v2
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
780
 
Intel Xeon E3-1245 V2
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
774
 
Intel Core i5-3570
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
773
 
Intel Core i7-3770S
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
767
 
Intel Xeon E3-1230V2
3.3 GHz (4 cores)
759
 
Intel Core i5-3550
3.3 GHz (4 cores)
757
 
Intel Core i7-3840QM
2.8 GHz (4 cores)
751
 
Intel Core i5-3570S
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
748
 
Intel Xeon E5-2687W v2
3.4 GHz (8 cores)
746
 
Intel Xeon E3-1225 V2
3.2 GHz (4 cores)
743
 
Intel Core i5-3470
3.2 GHz (4 cores)
731
 
Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2
3.7 GHz (4 cores)
731
 
Intel Core i7-3820QM
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
722
 
Intel Core i5-3450
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
717
 
Intel Core i5-3475S
2.9 GHz (4 cores)
712
 
Intel Core i5-3470S
2.9 GHz (4 cores)
711
 
Intel Xeon E3-1275 v2
3.5 GHz (4 cores)
707
 
Intel Core i5-3450S
2.8 GHz (4 cores)
704
 
Intel Xeon E3-1220 v2
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
703
 
Intel Core i5-3550S
3.0 GHz (4 cores)
697
 
Intel Core i7-3720QM
2.6 GHz (4 cores)
692
 
Intel Core i5-3350P
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
679
 
Intel Core i7-3770T
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
679
 
Intel Core i5-3340
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
679
 
Intel Core i7-3740QM
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
674
 
Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2
2.7 GHz (12 cores)
662
 
Intel Core i5-3330
3.0 GHz (4 cores)
655
 
Intel Core i5-3340S
2.8 GHz (4 cores)
655
 
Intel Core i7-3630QM
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
647
 
Intel Core i5-3335S
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
646
 
Intel Core i7-3615QM
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
644
 
Intel Core i7-3540M
3.0 GHz (2 cores)
642
 
Intel Xeon E7-4880 v2
2.5 GHz (15 cores)
642
 
Intel Core i7-3520M
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
640
 
Intel Core i5-3470T
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
638
 
Intel Core i5-3380M
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
636
 
Intel Core i5-3360M
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
635
 
Intel Core i5-3330S
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
633
 
Intel Core i7-3610QE
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
632
 
Intel Core i5-3570T
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
631
 
Intel Pentium G2140
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
631
 
Intel Core i7-3635QM
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
630
 
Intel Core i3-3250
3.5 GHz (2 cores)
628
 
Intel Core i7-3610QM
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
621
 
Intel Core i3-3240
3.4 GHz (2 cores)
619
 
Intel Core i3-3225
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
618
 
Intel Core i3-3245
3.4 GHz (2 cores)
613
 
Intel Core i7-3632QM
2.2 GHz (4 cores)
610
 
Intel Pentium G2130
3.2 GHz (2 cores)
605
 
Intel Core i7-3612QM
2.1 GHz (4 cores)
602
 
Intel Core i3-3220
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
595
 
Intel Core i5-3340M
2.7 GHz (2 cores)
589
 
Intel Core i5-3320M
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
586
 
Intel Core i7-3517UE
1.7 GHz (2 cores)
586
 
Intel Core i3-3210
3.2 GHz (2 cores)
576
 
Intel Core i7-3667U
2.0 GHz (2 cores)
571
 
Intel Pentium G2120
3.1 GHz (2 cores)
569
 
Intel Core i5-3230M
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
568
 
Intel Core i5-3210M
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
554
 
Intel Core i7-3537U
2.0 GHz (2 cores)
553
 
Intel Xeon E3-1265L v2
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
548
 
Intel Pentium G2030
3.0 GHz (2 cores)
547
 
Intel Xeon E3-1220L v2
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
544
 
Intel Pentium G2020
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
539
 
Intel Core i7-3687U
2.1 GHz (2 cores)
525
 
Intel Xeon E5-2609 v2
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
522
 
Intel Core i3-3220T
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
519
 
Intel Pentium G2010
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
518
 
Intel Core i7-3517U
1.9 GHz (2 cores)
509
 
Intel Pentium G2030T
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
500
 
Intel Celeron G1630
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
488
 
Intel Core i3-3130M
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
485
 
Intel Celeron G1620
2.7 GHz (2 cores)
484
 
Intel Core i5-3427U
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
483
 
Intel Pentium 2030M
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
483
 
Intel Core i3-3240T
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
482
 
Intel Celeron G1610
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
481
 
Intel Core i5-3337U
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
479
 
Intel Core i5-3437U
1.9 GHz (2 cores)
472
 
Intel Pentium G2020T
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
470
 
Intel Core i5-3317U
1.7 GHz (2 cores)
460
 
Intel Core i3-3120M
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
444
 
Intel Pentium 2020M
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
443
 
Intel Core i3-3110M
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
429
 
Intel Core i5-3339Y
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
400
 
Intel Pentium 2127U
1.9 GHz (2 cores)
364
 
Intel Celeron 1005M
1.9 GHz (2 cores)
350
 
Intel Celeron 1000M
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
342
 
Intel Core i3-3227U
1.9 GHz (2 cores)
338
 
Intel Celeron G1610T
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
337
 
Intel Pentium 2117U
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
334
 
Intel Celeron 1037U
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
329
 
Intel Core i3-3217U
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
328
 
Intel Celeron 1017U
1.6 GHz (2 cores)
293
 
Intel Celeron 1007U
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
283
 
Intel Core i3-3229Y
1.4 GHz (2 cores)
245
 
Intel Pentium 2129Y
1.1 GHz (2 cores)
213
 
Intel Celeron 1019Y
1.0 GHz (2 cores)
163
 
Processor Score
Intel Xeon E7-4880 v2
2.5 GHz (15 cores)
7209
 
Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2
2.7 GHz (12 cores)
7022
 
Intel Xeon E5-1680 v2
3.0 GHz (8 cores)
7001
 
Intel Xeon E5-2687W v2
3.4 GHz (8 cores)
6138
 
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v2
3.5 GHz (6 cores)
4796
 
Intel Core i7-3770K
3.5 GHz (4 cores)
3333
 
Intel Xeon E3-1290 v2
3.7 GHz (4 cores)
3263
 
Intel Xeon E3-1270 V2
3.5 GHz (4 cores)
3145
 
Intel Xeon E3-1280 V2
3.6 GHz (4 cores)
3135
 
Intel Core i7-3770
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
3072
 
Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2
3.7 GHz (4 cores)
3058
 
Intel Core i7-3940XM
3.0 GHz (4 cores)
3056
 
Intel Xeon E3-1245 V2
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
3035
 
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v2
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
2988
 
Intel Xeon E3-1230V2
3.3 GHz (4 cores)
2959
 
Intel Core i7-3770S
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
2892
 
Intel Core i7-3840QM
2.8 GHz (4 cores)
2886
 
Intel Xeon E3-1275 v2
3.5 GHz (4 cores)
2828
 
Intel Core i5-3570K
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
2795
 
Intel Core i7-3820QM
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
2775
 
Intel Core i7-3720QM
2.6 GHz (4 cores)
2676
 
Intel Core i7-3770T
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
2629
 
Intel Core i7-3740QM
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
2570
 
Intel Core i7-3615QM
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
2534
 
Intel Core i5-3570
3.4 GHz (4 cores)
2524
 
Intel Core i5-3550
3.3 GHz (4 cores)
2517
 
Intel Core i7-3630QM
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
2500
 
Intel Core i7-3610QE
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
2477
 
Intel Core i7-3610QM
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
2446
 
Intel Core i7-3635QM
2.4 GHz (4 cores)
2427
 
Intel Xeon E3-1225 V2
3.2 GHz (4 cores)
2426
 
Intel Core i5-3470
3.2 GHz (4 cores)
2409
 
Intel Core i5-3570S
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
2380
 
Intel Xeon E3-1220 v2
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
2375
 
Intel Core i5-3450
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
2349
 
Intel Core i5-3550S
3.0 GHz (4 cores)
2332
 
Intel Core i7-3632QM
2.2 GHz (4 cores)
2321
 
Intel Core i7-3612QM
2.1 GHz (4 cores)
2301
 
Intel Xeon E3-1265L v2
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
2268
 
Intel Core i5-3475S
2.9 GHz (4 cores)
2262
 
Intel Core i5-3470S
2.9 GHz (4 cores)
2256
 
Intel Core i5-3350P
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
2243
 
Intel Core i5-3340
3.1 GHz (4 cores)
2236
 
Intel Core i5-3450S
2.8 GHz (4 cores)
2207
 
Intel Core i5-3330
3.0 GHz (4 cores)
2149
 
Intel Core i5-3570T
2.3 GHz (4 cores)
2106
 
Intel Core i5-3335S
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
2104
 
Intel Core i5-3340S
2.8 GHz (4 cores)
2069
 
Intel Core i5-3330S
2.7 GHz (4 cores)
2053
 
Intel Xeon E5-2609 v2
2.5 GHz (4 cores)
1669
 
Intel Core i7-3540M
3.0 GHz (2 cores)
1445
 
Intel Core i5-3380M
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
1423
 
Intel Core i7-3520M
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
1418
 
Intel Core i3-3245
3.4 GHz (2 cores)
1402
 
Intel Core i3-3250
3.5 GHz (2 cores)
1397
 
Intel Core i5-3470T
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
1393
 
Intel Core i5-3360M
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
1392
 
Intel Core i3-3240
3.4 GHz (2 cores)
1381
 
Intel Core i3-3225
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
1380
 
Intel Core i3-3220
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
1326
 
Intel Core i5-3340M
2.7 GHz (2 cores)
1314
 
Intel Core i5-3320M
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
1306
 
Intel Core i3-3210
3.2 GHz (2 cores)
1283
 
Intel Core i7-3517UE
1.7 GHz (2 cores)
1275
 
Intel Core i5-3230M
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
1252
 
Intel Core i7-3667U
2.0 GHz (2 cores)
1235
 
Intel Core i5-3210M
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
1232
 
Intel Core i7-3537U
2.0 GHz (2 cores)
1220
 
Intel Core i3-3220T
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
1179
 
Intel Xeon E3-1220L v2
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
1175
 
Intel Pentium G2140
3.3 GHz (2 cores)
1170
 
Intel Core i7-3687U
2.1 GHz (2 cores)
1144
 
Intel Core i7-3517U
1.9 GHz (2 cores)
1128
 
Intel Core i3-3130M
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
1128
 
Intel Core i3-3240T
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
1123
 
Intel Core i5-3427U
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
1082
 
Intel Pentium G2130
3.2 GHz (2 cores)
1078
 
Intel Core i5-3437U
1.9 GHz (2 cores)
1060
 
Intel Core i5-3337U
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
1054
 
Intel Pentium G2120
3.1 GHz (2 cores)
1032
 
Intel Core i5-3317U
1.7 GHz (2 cores)
1016
 
Intel Core i3-3120M
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
1013
 
Intel Pentium G2030
3.0 GHz (2 cores)
996
 
Intel Pentium G2020
2.9 GHz (2 cores)
985
 
Intel Core i3-3110M
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
970
 
Intel Pentium G2010
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
945
 
Intel Pentium G2030T
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
924
 
Intel Pentium 2030M
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
917
 
Intel Celeron G1620
2.7 GHz (2 cores)
905
 
Intel Celeron G1630
2.8 GHz (2 cores)
902
 
Intel Celeron G1610
2.6 GHz (2 cores)
892
 
Intel Pentium G2020T
2.5 GHz (2 cores)
858
 
Intel Core i5-3339Y
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
846
 
Intel Pentium 2020M
2.4 GHz (2 cores)
819
 
Intel Core i3-3227U
1.9 GHz (2 cores)
780
 
Intel Core i3-3217U
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
752
 
Intel Pentium 2127U
1.9 GHz (2 cores)
682
 
Intel Celeron G1610T
2.3 GHz (2 cores)
669
 
Intel Celeron 1005M
1.9 GHz (2 cores)
657
 
Intel Celeron 1000M
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
635
 
Intel Pentium 2117U
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
622
 
Intel Celeron 1037U
1.8 GHz (2 cores)
614
 
Intel Core i3-3229Y
1.4 GHz (2 cores)
566
 
Intel Celeron 1017U
1.6 GHz (2 cores)
550
 
Intel Celeron 1007U
1.5 GHz (2 cores)
535
 
Intel Pentium 2129Y
1.1 GHz (2 cores)
391
 
Intel Celeron 1019Y
1.0 GHz (2 cores)
304