Intel Core i3-2370M Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i3-2370M has 2 cores with 4 threads and is based on the 2. gen of the Intel Core i3 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the PPGA 988 socket and was released in Q1/2012. The Intel Core i3-2370M scores 473 points in the Geekbench 5 single-core benchmark. In the Geekbench 5 multi-core benchmark, the result is 1,090 points.
Intel Core i3-2370M

CPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the Intel Core i3-2370M. Here you can see if it is a desktop processor or a mobile processor or which processor may be the successor of the Intel Core i3-2370M.

Name: Intel Core i3-2370M
Family: Intel Core i3 (205)
CPU group: Intel Core i 2000M (46)
Architecture: Sandy Bridge H
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 2
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The Intel Core i3-2370M has 2 CPU cores and can calculate 4 threads in parallel. The clock frequency of the Intel Core i3-2370M is 2.40 GHz. The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor and is an important performance indicator.

CPU Cores / Threads: 2 / 4
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 2x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 2.40 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): --
Turbo Frequency (2 Cores): --

Internal Graphics

The Intel Core i3-2370M has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. Specifically, the Intel Core i3-2370M uses the Intel HD Graphics 3000, which has 96 texture shaders and 12 execution units. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die.

GPU name: Intel HD Graphics 3000
GPU frequency: 0.65 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.15 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

A photo or video codec that is accelerated in hardware can greatly accelerate the working speed of a processor and extend the battery life of notebooks or smartphones when playing videos.

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 processor can use up to 16 GB memory in 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. The maximum memory bandwidth is 21.3 GB/s. The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the system.

Memory type: Memory bandwidth:
DDR3-1333
21.3 GB/s
Max. Memory: 16 GB
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
ECC: Yes
PCIe: 2.0 x 16
PCIe Bandwidth: 8.0 GB/s

Thermal Management

The thermal design power (TDP for short) of the processor is 35 W. The TDP specifies the necessary cooling solution that is required to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually gives a rough idea of the actual power consumption of the CPU.

TDP (PL1 / PBP): 35 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: 85 °C

Technical details

The Intel Core i3-2370M is made in 32 nm. The smaller the manufacturing process of a CPU, the more modern and energy-efficient it is. Overall, the processor has 3.00 MB cache. A large cache can greatly speed up the processor's speed in some cases such as games.

Technology: 32 nm
Chip design: Monolithic
Socket: PPGA 988
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: Q1/2012
Release price: --
Part Number: --
Documents: Technical data sheet

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Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i3-2370M 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.
AMD FX-4130 AMD FX-4130
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
476
Intel Celeron G1610T Intel Celeron G1610T
2C 2T @ 2.30 GHz
476
AMD FX-9800P AMD FX-9800P
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
475
Intel Core i3-2370M Intel Core i3-2370M
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
473
Intel Core2 Duo E8400 Intel Core2 Duo E8400
2C 2T @ 3.00 GHz
473
Intel Pentium 2020M Intel Pentium 2020M
2C 2T @ 2.40 GHz
473
AMD A10-5700 AMD A10-5700
4C 4T @ 4.00 GHz
473

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.
AMD 3015Ce AMD 3015Ce
2C 4T @ 1.20 GHz
1096
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9300 Intel Core 2 Quad Q9300
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
1093
Intel Celeron N6210 Intel Celeron N6210
2C 2T @ 2.20 GHz
1092
Intel Core i3-2370M Intel Core i3-2370M
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
1090
Intel Celeron 3965U Intel Celeron 3965U
2C 2T @ 2.20 GHz
1084
Intel Core M-5Y10 Intel Core M-5Y10
2C 4T @ 1.60 GHz
1084
Intel Core i3-5005U Intel Core i3-5005U
2C 4T @ 2.00 GHz
1082

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.
Samsung Exynos 9810 Samsung Exynos 9810
8C 8T @ 2.90 GHz
417
Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 4G Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 4G
8C 8T @ 2.40 GHz
416
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
8C 8T @ 2.45 GHz
416
Intel Core i3-2370M Intel Core i3-2370M
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
412
Apple A8 Apple A8
2C 2T @ 1.50 GHz
412
Intel Celeron G1610T Intel Celeron G1610T
2C 2T @ 2.30 GHz
412
AMD A10-5700 AMD A10-5700
4C 4T @ 4.00 GHz
412

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.
Intel Pentium G2020 Intel Pentium G2020
2C 2T @ 2.90 GHz
847
Intel Core i3-3110M Intel Core i3-3110M
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
846
Intel Core i3-3120ME Intel Core i3-3120ME
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
846
Intel Core i3-2370M Intel Core i3-2370M
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
844
Intel Celeron G1820 Intel Celeron G1820
2C 2T @ 2.70 GHz
842
Intel Atom x6416RE Intel Atom x6416RE
4C 4T @ 1.70 GHz
841
Samsung Exynos 7880 Samsung Exynos 7880
8C 8T @ 1.90 GHz
840

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 i3-2348M Intel Core i3-2348M
Intel HD Graphics 3000 @ 1.15 GHz
221
Intel Core i3-2350M Intel Core i3-2350M
Intel HD Graphics 3000 @ 1.15 GHz
221
Intel Core i5-2467M Intel Core i5-2467M
Intel HD Graphics 3000 @ 1.15 GHz
221
Intel Core i3-2370M Intel Core i3-2370M
Intel HD Graphics 3000 @ 1.15 GHz
221
MediaTek Helio X30 MediaTek Helio X30
PowerVR 7XTP-MT4 (GT7400 Plus) @ 0.85 GHz
218
Intel Core i7-3689Y Intel Core i7-3689Y
Intel HD Graphics 4000 @ 0.85 GHz
218
Intel Core i3-3229Y Intel Core i3-3229Y
Intel HD Graphics 4000 @ 0.85 GHz
218

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 Pentium N3710 Intel Pentium N3710
4C 4T @ 2.56 GHz
1372
Intel Pentium 2020M Intel Pentium 2020M
2C 2T @ 2.40 GHz
1371
Intel Celeron G1610T Intel Celeron G1610T
2C 2T @ 2.30 GHz
1370
Intel Core i3-2370M Intel Core i3-2370M
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
1365
Intel Core i3-4010Y Intel Core i3-4010Y
2C 4T @ 1.30 GHz
1364
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
4C 4T @ 2.15 GHz
1362
Intel Pentium 3550M Intel Pentium 3550M
2C 2T @ 2.30 GHz
1358

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.
AMD Athlon II X4 645 AMD Athlon II X4 645
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
575
Intel Pentium G860 Intel Pentium G860
2C 2T @ 3.00 GHz
574
Intel Pentium G2020 Intel Pentium G2020
2C 2T @ 2.90 GHz
569
Intel Core i3-2370M Intel Core i3-2370M
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
564
AMD Phenom II X4 945 AMD Phenom II X4 945
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
564
Intel Core2 Duo E8600 Intel Core2 Duo E8600
2C 2T @ 3.33 GHz
563
Intel Celeron G1820 Intel Celeron G1820
2C 2T @ 2.70 GHz
560

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