Intel Core i3-3227U Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i3-3227U has 2 cores with 4 threads and is based on the 3. gen of the Intel Core i3 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the BGA 1023 socket and was released in Q1/2013.
Intel Core i3-3227U

CPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the Intel Core i3-3227U. 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 i3-3227U.

Name: Intel Core i3-3227U
Family: Intel Core i3
CPU group: Intel Core i 3000U
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 3
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

In addition to the number of CPU cores and threads, you can see here whether the Intel Core i3-3227U can be overclocked. You will also find the clock frequencies of the processor (single-core and multi-core) here. The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor.

CPU Cores / Threads: 2 / 4
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 2x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 1.90 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): --
Turbo Frequency (2 Cores): --

Internal Graphics

The Intel Core i3-3227U has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die. A processor with integrated graphics is also called APU (Accelerated Processing Unit).

GPU name: Intel HD Graphics 4000
GPU frequency: 0.35 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.10 GHz
Execution units: 16
Shader: 128
Max. GPU Memory: 2 GB
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 7
Direct X: 11.0
Technology: 22 nm
Release date: Q1/2011

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: Decode

Memory & PCIe

The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the processor. The memory bandwidth depends on several factors and is given in gigabytes per second.

Memory type: DDR3-1600
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
Bandwidth: --
ECC: No
PCIe:
AES-NI: Yes

Thermal Management

The Thermal Design Power (TDP for short) specifies the necessary cooling solution to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually only gives a rough idea of the real consumption of a CPU.

TDP (PL1): 17 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Technical details

Here you will find information on the size of the level 2 and level 3 cache of the Intel Core i3-3227U as well as a list of the processors ISA extensions. We have documented the architecture and the manufacturing technology for you as well as the release date.

Technology: 22 nm
Chip design: Monolithic
Socket: BGA 1023
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 3.00 MB
Architecture: Ivy Bridge U
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: Q1/2013
Release price: 195 $
Part Number: --
Documents: --

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i3-3227U 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 Core i3-3217UE Intel Core i3-3217UE
2C 4T @ 1.60 GHz
353
Intel Pentium 3556U Intel Pentium 3556U
2C 2T @ 1.70 GHz
353
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9300 Intel Core 2 Quad Q9300
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
352
Intel Core i3-3227U Intel Core i3-3227U
2C 4T @ 1.90 GHz
350
HiSilicon Kirin 970 HiSilicon Kirin 970
8C 8T @ 2.40 GHz
349
AMD A4-3400 AMD A4-3400
2C 2T @ 2.70 GHz
349
Intel Core2 Duo E4700 Intel Core2 Duo E4700
2C 2T @ 2.60 GHz
348
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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 Athlon 5350 AMD Athlon 5350
4C 4T @ 2.05 GHz
807
AMD A9-9420 AMD A9-9420
2C 2T @ 3.00 GHz
805
Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 Qualcomm Snapdragon 650
6C 6T @ 1.40 GHz
803
Intel Core i3-3227U Intel Core i3-3227U
2C 4T @ 1.90 GHz
799
AMD A8-3520M AMD A8-3520M
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
799
Samsung Exynos 5433 Samsung Exynos 5433
8C 8T @ 1.90 GHz
798
HiSilicon Kirin 655 HiSilicon Kirin 655
8C 8T @ 2.12 GHz
794
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



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 i5-3210M Intel Core i5-3210M
Intel HD Graphics 4000 @ 1.10 GHz
282
Intel Core i5-3230M Intel Core i5-3230M
Intel HD Graphics 4000 @ 1.10 GHz
282
Intel Core i5-3337U Intel Core i5-3337U
Intel HD Graphics 4000 @ 1.10 GHz
282
Intel Core i3-3227U Intel Core i3-3227U
Intel HD Graphics 4000 @ 1.10 GHz
282
AMD A9-9420e AMD A9-9420e
AMD Radeon R5 - 192 (Stoney Ridge) @ 0.72 GHz
276
AMD A6-9220C AMD A6-9220C
AMD Radeon R5 - 192 (Stoney Ridge) @ 0.72 GHz
276
AMD A6-5357M AMD A6-5357M
AMD Radeon HD 8450G @ 0.72 GHz
276
Show all iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS) results



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 i3-4100U Intel Core i3-4100U
2C 4T @ 1.80 GHz
2570
Intel Celeron 2970M Intel Celeron 2970M
2C 2T @ 2.20 GHz
2558
Intel Celeron G1610 Intel Celeron G1610
2C 2T @ 2.60 GHz
2551
Intel Core i3-3227U Intel Core i3-3227U
2C 4T @ 1.90 GHz
2538
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9700 Intel Core 2 Quad Q9700
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
2532
AMD A9-9410 AMD A9-9410
2C 2T @ 3.20 GHz
2530
Intel Core i3-2330M Intel Core i3-2330M
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
2529
Show all Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark results



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 Xeon E5-2603 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2603 v4
6C 6T @ 1.70 GHz
71
Intel Xeon E5-2609 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2609 v4
8C 8T @ 1.70 GHz
71
Intel Celeron N4000 Intel Celeron N4000
2C 2T @ 2.60 GHz
70
Intel Core i3-3227U Intel Core i3-3227U
2C 4T @ 1.90 GHz
69
AMD A6-9220 AMD A6-9220
2C 2T @ 2.90 GHz
69
Intel Celeron 3215U Intel Celeron 3215U
2C 2T @ 1.70 GHz
69
Intel Celeron 3755U Intel Celeron 3755U
2C 2T @ 1.70 GHz
69
Show all Cinebench R15 (Single-Core) results



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.

AMD Phenom II X2 521 AMD Phenom II X2 521
2C 2T @ 3.50 GHz
177
Intel Celeron G1840T Intel Celeron G1840T
2C 2T @ 2.50 GHz
177
Intel Core m3-8100Y Intel Core m3-8100Y
2C 4T @ 1.10 GHz
176
Intel Core i3-3227U Intel Core i3-3227U
2C 4T @ 1.90 GHz
175
Intel Celeron G1610 Intel Celeron G1610
2C 2T @ 2.60 GHz
174
Intel Celeron 2970M Intel Celeron 2970M
2C 2T @ 2.20 GHz
173
AMD Phenom II X2 B59 AMD Phenom II X2 B59
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
172
Show all Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core) results



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.

AMD A8-3850 AMD A8-3850
4C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
1512
AMD Athlon II X4 630 AMD Athlon II X4 630
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
1510
AMD Phenom II X2 B53 AMD Phenom II X2 B53
2C 2T @ 2.80 GHz
1510
Intel Core i3-3227U Intel Core i3-3227U
2C 4T @ 1.90 GHz
1506
AMD Phenom II X4 B93 AMD Phenom II X4 B93
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
1495
AMD Phenom II X4 925 AMD Phenom II X4 925
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
1495
AMD Phenom II X4 920 AMD Phenom II X4 920
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
1495
Show all Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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.

AMD Phenom II X2 555 AMD Phenom II X2 555
2C 2T @ 3.20 GHz
3182
Intel Celeron J1900 Intel Celeron J1900
4C 4T @ 2.42 GHz
3180
Intel Pentium N3540 Intel Pentium N3540
4C 4T @ 2.66 GHz
3180
Intel Core i3-3227U Intel Core i3-3227U
2C 4T @ 1.90 GHz
3163
Intel Celeron J3160 Intel Celeron J3160
4C 4T @ 2.24 GHz
3161
Intel Celeron N3160 Intel Celeron N3160
4C 4T @ 2.24 GHz
3161
Intel Celeron G530 Intel Celeron G530
2C 2T @ 2.40 GHz
3156
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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.

AMD A8-4500M AMD A8-4500M
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
0.71
AMD A8-5500 AMD A8-5500
4C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
0.71
Intel Celeron 3205U Intel Celeron 3205U
2C 2T @ 1.50 GHz
0.71
Intel Core i3-3227U Intel Core i3-3227U
2C 4T @ 1.90 GHz
0.7
AMD Athlon II X4 610e AMD Athlon II X4 610e
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
0.69
Intel Celeron 2981U Intel Celeron 2981U
2C 2T @ 1.40 GHz
0.69
Intel Celeron 2980U Intel Celeron 2980U
2C 2T @ 1.40 GHz
0.69
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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.

AMD A10-5745M AMD A10-5745M
4C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
1.9
AMD A4-3420 AMD A4-3420
2C 2T @ 2.80 GHz
1.9
AMD A8-5557M AMD A8-5557M
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
1.9
Intel Core i3-3227U Intel Core i3-3227U
2C 4T @ 1.90 GHz
1.89
AMD A10-4655M AMD A10-4655M
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
1.87
Intel Core M-5Y10 Intel Core M-5Y10
2C 4T @ 1.60 GHz
1.86
Intel Core M-5Y10a Intel Core M-5Y10a
2C 4T @ 1.60 GHz
1.86
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



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 i7-3517U Intel Core i7-3517U
Intel HD Graphics 4000 @ 1.15 GHz
13.7
Intel Celeron N3150 Intel Celeron N3150
Intel HD Graphics 400 @ 0.64 GHz
13.3
Intel Celeron N3160 Intel Celeron N3160
Intel HD Graphics 400 @ 0.64 GHz
13.3
Intel Core i3-3227U Intel Core i3-3227U
Intel HD Graphics 4000 @ 1.10 GHz
13.3
Intel Celeron 2981U Intel Celeron 2981U
Intel HD Graphics (Haswell GT1) @ 1.00 GHz
13.2
Intel Celeron 2980U Intel Celeron 2980U
Intel HD Graphics (Haswell GT1) @ 1.00 GHz
13.2
Intel Core i7-3770 Intel Core i7-3770
Intel HD Graphics 4000 @ 1.15 GHz
13.2
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL) results



Leaderboards

In our leaderboards, we have clearly compiled the best processors for specific categories for you. The leaderboards are always up to date and are regularly updated by us. The best processors are selected according to popularity and speed in benchmarks as well as the price-performance ratio.


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