Intel Core i3-6300 vs. Intel Core i3-3240

CPU comparison with benchmarks


Intel Core i3-6300 CPU1 vs CPU2 Intel Core i3-3240
Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-3240
3.80 GHz Frequency 3.40 GHz
Turbo (1 Core)
Turbo (All Cores)
2 Cores 2
Yes Hyperthreading Yes
No Overclocking ? No
normal Core architecture normal
Intel HD Graphics 530 GPU Intel HD Graphics 2500
0.35 GHz GPU frequency 0.65 GHz
1.15 GHz GPU (Turbo) 1.05 GHz
9 GPU Generation 7
14 nm Technology 22 nm
12 DirectX Version 11.0
3 Max. displays 3
24 Execution units 6
192 Shader 48
64 GB Max. GPU Memory
Decode / Encode Codec h264 Decode / Encode
Decode / Encode Codec h265 / HEVC (8 bit) No
Decode Codec h265 / HEVC (10 bit) No
Decode / Encode Codec VP8 No
Decode Codec VP9 No
No Codec AV1 No
Decode Codec VC-1 Decode
Decode / Encode Codec AVC Decode / Encode
Decode / Encode Codec JPEG Decode
Skylake Architecture Ivy Bridge
DDR3-1600, DDR4-2133 Memory DDR3-1600
2 Memory channels 2
Max. Memory
Yes ECC No
L2 Cache
4.00 MB L3 Cache 3.00 MB
3.0 PCIe version
16 PCIe lanes
14 nm Technology 22 nm
x86-64 (64 bit) Instruction set (ISA) x86-64 (64 bit)
LGA 1151 Socket LGA 1155
51W TDP (PL1) 55W
Yes AES-NI No
VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d Virtualization VT-x, VT-x EPT
Q3/2015 Release date Q3/2012
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Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-6300
2x 3.80 GHz HT
156 (100%)
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Intel Core i3-3240 Intel Core i3-3240
2x 3.40 GHz HT
119 (76%)
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Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-6300
2x 3.80 GHz HT
403 (100%)
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Intel Core i3-3240 Intel Core i3-3240
2x 3.40 GHz HT
306 (76%)
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-6300
2x 3.80 GHz HT
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i3-3240 Intel Core i3-3240
2x 3.40 GHz HT
602 (100%)
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-6300
2x 3.80 GHz HT
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i3-3240 Intel Core i3-3240
2x 3.40 GHz HT
1342 (100%)
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iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-6300
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.15 GHz
442 (100%)
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Intel Core i3-3240 Intel Core i3-3240
Intel HD Graphics 2500 @ 1.05 GHz
101 (23%)
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-6300
2x 3.80 GHz HT
3876 (100%)
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Intel Core i3-3240 Intel Core i3-3240
2x 3.40 GHz HT
2648 (68%)
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-6300
2x 3.80 GHz HT
8227 (100%)
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Intel Core i3-3240 Intel Core i3-3240
2x 3.40 GHz HT
5576 (68%)
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-6300
2x 3.80 GHz HT
1.94 (100%)
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Intel Core i3-3240 Intel Core i3-3240
2x 3.40 GHz HT
1.42 (73%)
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-6300
2x 3.80 GHz HT
4.94 (100%)
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Intel Core i3-3240 Intel Core i3-3240
2x 3.40 GHz HT
3.41 (69%)
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The iGPU test uses the CPU internal graphic unit to execute OpenGL commands.

Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-6300
2x 3.80 GHz HT
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i3-3240 Intel Core i3-3240
2x 3.40 GHz HT
10.8 (100%)
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Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-6300
2x 3.80 GHz HT
5661 (100%)
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Intel Core i3-3240 Intel Core i3-3240
2x 3.40 GHz HT
4531 (80%)
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Devices using this processorDevices using this processor

Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-3240
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