Intel Core i3-2330M Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i3-2330M is a 2 core processor. It can handle 4 threads simultaneously and was introduced in Q2/2011. The Intel Core i3-2330M is based on the 2. generation of the Intel Core i3 series and requires a mainboard with the socket BGA 1023. The Intel Core i3-2330M scores 435 points with one CPU core in the Geekbench 5 benchmark. When using all CPU cores, the result is 958 points.
Intel Core i3-2330M

CPU lineage

Here you can see which group the Intel Core i3-2330M belongs to and which processor is the predecessor of the Intel Core i3-2330M.

Name: Intel Core i3-2330M
Family: Intel Core i3 (202)
CPU group: Intel Core i 2000M (46)
Architecture: Sandy Bridge H
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 2
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The 2 CPU cores of the Intel Core i3-2330M clock with 2.20 GHz. The number of CPU cores and the clock frequency of the processor are largely responsible for the overall performance.

CPU Cores / Threads: 2 / 4
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 2x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 2.20 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): --
Turbo Frequency (2 Cores): --

Internal Graphics

With the Intel HD Graphics 3000, the Intel Core i3-2330M has an build in graphic solution. It has 12 SM processors, which have a total of 96 texture shaders. The iGPU not only enables games, but also significantly accelerates video playback.

GPU name: Intel HD Graphics 3000
GPU frequency: 0.65 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.10 GHz
Compute units: 12
Shader: 96
Hardware Raytracing: No
Release date: Q1/2011
Max. displays: 2
Generation: 6
Direct X: 10.1
Technology: 32 nm
Max. GPU Memory: 2 GB
Frame Generation: No

Hardware codec support

Processors that have an integrated graphics can play videos faster and more efficiently. This can have a positive effect on the battery life of notebooks, for example.

h265 / HEVC (8 bit): No
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): No
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: No
VP9: No
AV1: No
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: No

Memory & PCIe

The Intel Core i3-2330M supports up to 16 GB memory in up to 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. This results in a maximum memory bandwidth of 21.3 GB/s.

Memory type: Memory bandwidth:
DDR3-1333
21.3 GB/s
Max. Memory: 16 GB
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
ECC: No
PCIe: 2.0 x 16
PCIe Bandwidth: 8.0 GB/s

Thermal Management

With the TDP, the processor manufacturer specifies the cooling solution required for the processor. The Intel Core i3-2330M has a TDP of 35 W.

TDP (PL1 / PBP): 35 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: 100 °C

Technical details

The Intel Core i3-2330M has a 3.00 MB large cache. The processor is manufactured in 32 nm. Modern production increases the efficiency of the processor.

Technology: 32 nm
Chip design: Monolithic
Socket: BGA 1023
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 3.00 MB
AES-NI: Yes
Operating systems: Windows 10, Linux
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX
Release date: Q2/2011
Release price: --
Part Number: --
Documents: Technical data sheet

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i3-2330M have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.


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 Atom x6425RE Intel Atom x6425RE
4C 4T @ 1.90 GHz
437
Intel Atom x6427FE Intel Atom x6427FE
4C 4T @ 1.90 GHz
437
AMD Phenom II X4 960T AMD Phenom II X4 960T
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
436
Intel Core i3-2330M Intel Core i3-2330M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
435
Intel Core i3-2328M Intel Core i3-2328M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
435
Intel Core i3-2330E Intel Core i3-2330E
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
435
Intel Pentium B970 Intel Pentium B970
2C 2T @ 2.30 GHz
435

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 Atom C2550 Intel Atom C2550
4C 4T @ 2.60 GHz
971
Intel Pentium 2030M Intel Pentium 2030M
2C 2T @ 2.50 GHz
968
Intel Core i5-3439Y Intel Core i5-3439Y
2C 4T @ 1.50 GHz
966
Intel Core i3-2330M Intel Core i3-2330M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
958
Intel Core i3-2328M Intel Core i3-2328M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
958
Intel Core i3-2330E Intel Core i3-2330E
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
958
Intel Core i5-4202Y Intel Core i5-4202Y
2C 4T @ 1.60 GHz
956

Geekbench 6 (Single-Core)

Geekbench 6 is a benchmark for modern computers, notebooks and smartphones. What is new is an optimized utilization of newer CPU architectures, e.g. based on the big.LITTLE concept and combining CPU cores of different sizes. The single-core benchmark only evaluates the performance of the fastest CPU core, the number of CPU cores in a processor is irrelevant here.
Intel Celeron 3765U Intel Celeron 3765U
2C 2T @ 1.90 GHz
370
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 Qualcomm Snapdragon 821
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
370
Samsung Exynos 9610 Samsung Exynos 9610
8C 8T @ 2.30 GHz
370
Intel Core i3-2330M Intel Core i3-2330M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
369
Intel Core i3-2328M Intel Core i3-2328M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
369
Intel Core i3-2330E Intel Core i3-2330E
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
369
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
4C 4T @ 2.15 GHz
367

Geekbench 6 (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 6 is a benchmark for modern computers, notebooks and smartphones. What is new is an optimized utilization of newer CPU architectures, e.g. based on the big.LITTLE concept and combining CPU cores of different sizes. The multi-core benchmark evaluates the performance of all of the processor's CPU cores. Virtual thread improvements such as AMD SMT or Intel's Hyper-Threading have a positive impact on the benchmark result.
MediaTek Helio P22 MediaTek Helio P22
8C 8T @ 2.00 GHz
770
Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
8C 8T @ 1.80 GHz
770
Intel Core i5-2467M Intel Core i5-2467M
2C 4T @ 2.00 GHz
769
Intel Core i3-2330M Intel Core i3-2330M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
766
Intel Core i3-2328M Intel Core i3-2328M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
766
Intel Core i3-2330E Intel Core i3-2330E
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
766
AMD Opteron X3216 AMD Opteron X3216
2C 2T @ 1.60 GHz
764

Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 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.
AMD Athlon II X4 640 AMD Athlon II X4 640
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
152
Intel Xeon E7-8870 v2 Intel Xeon E7-8870 v2
15C 30T @ 2.90 GHz
151
AMD Athlon II X4 635 AMD Athlon II X4 635
4C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
147
Intel Core i3-2330M Intel Core i3-2330M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
146
AMD A6-3650 AMD A6-3650
4C 4T @ 2.60 GHz
145
AMD Athlon II X4 630 AMD Athlon II X4 630
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
142
AMD Athlon II X4 620e AMD Athlon II X4 620e
4C 4T @ 2.60 GHz
135

Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 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 i3-4005U Intel Core i3-4005U
2C 4T @ 1.70 GHz
392
Intel Celeron N4100 Intel Celeron N4100
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
391
Intel Core i7-4510U Intel Core i7-4510U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
383
Intel Core i3-2330M Intel Core i3-2330M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
373
Intel Core M-5Y10c Intel Core M-5Y10c
2C 4T @ 1.60 GHz
372
Intel Pentium N4200 Intel Pentium N4200
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
371
AMD A6-3500 AMD A6-3500
3C 3T @ 2.40 GHz
368

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.
AMD A4-3300M AMD A4-3300M
AMD Radeon HD 6480G @ 0.44 GHz
213
AMD A4-3310MX AMD A4-3310MX
AMD Radeon HD 6480G @ 0.44 GHz
213
AMD A4-3320M AMD A4-3320M
AMD Radeon HD 6480G @ 0.44 GHz
213
Intel Core i3-2330M Intel Core i3-2330M
Intel HD Graphics 3000 @ 1.10 GHz
211
Intel Core i7-2670QM Intel Core i7-2670QM
Intel HD Graphics 3000 @ 1.10 GHz
211
Intel Core i7-2649M Intel Core i7-2649M
Intel HD Graphics 3000 @ 1.10 GHz
211
Intel Core i7-2629M Intel Core i7-2629M
Intel HD Graphics 3000 @ 1.10 GHz
211

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.
AMD A4-3300M AMD A4-3300M
2C 2T @ 2.50 GHz
1242
Intel Pentium J2900 Intel Pentium J2900
4C 4T @ 2.67 GHz
1240
Intel Atom x5-Z8500 Intel Atom x5-Z8500
4C 4T @ 2.24 GHz
1237
Intel Core i3-2330M Intel Core i3-2330M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
1236
Intel Core i3-2328M Intel Core i3-2328M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
1236
Intel Core i3-2330E Intel Core i3-2330E
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
1236
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 Intel Core2 Duo E8500
2C 2T @ 3.16 GHz
1234

CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core)

The CPU-Z benchmark measures a processor's performance by measuring the time it takes the system to complete all benchmark calculations. The faster the benchmark is completed, the higher the score.
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 Intel Core2 Duo E8500
2C 2T @ 3.16 GHz
525
Intel Celeron G1620 Intel Celeron G1620
2C 2T @ 2.70 GHz
524
Intel Pentium E5800 Intel Pentium E5800
2C 2T @ 3.20 GHz
518
Intel Core i3-2330M Intel Core i3-2330M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
517
Intel Core i3-2328M Intel Core i3-2328M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
517
Intel Core i3-4030U Intel Core i3-4030U
2C 4T @ 1.90 GHz
509
Intel Pentium E6700 Intel Pentium E6700
2C 2T @ 3.20 GHz
508

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