Intel Core m3-8100Y Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core m3-8100Y has 2 cores with 4 threads and is based on the 8. gen of the Intel Core i3 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the BGA 1515 socket and was released in Q3/2018. The Intel Core m3-8100Y scores 763 points in the Geekbench 5 single-core benchmark. In the Geekbench 5 multi-core benchmark, the result is 1,429 points.
Intel Core m3-8100Y

At a glance

Name: Intel Core m3-8100Y
Family: Intel Core i3 (205)
CPU group: Intel Core M 8 (1)
Architecture: Amber Lake Y
Technology: 14 nm
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 8
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The Intel Core m3-8100Y has 2 CPU cores and can calculate 4 threads in parallel. The clock frequency of the Intel Core m3-8100Y is 1.10 GHz (3.40 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: 1.10 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 3.40 GHz
Turbo Frequency (2 Cores): --

Integrated graphics (iGPU)

The Intel Core m3-8100Y has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. Specifically, the Intel Core m3-8100Y uses the Intel UHD Graphics 615, which has 192 texture shaders and 24 execution units. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die.

GPU name: Intel UHD Graphics 615
GPU frequency: 0.30 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 0.90 GHz
Compute units: 24
Shader: 192
Hardware Raytracing: No
Release date: Q4/2018
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 9.5
Direct X: 12
Technology: 14 nm
Max. GPU Memory: 8 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): Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): Decode / Encode
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode / Encode
AV1: No
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIe

The processor can use up to 16 GB memory in 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. The maximum memory bandwidth is 29.9 GB/s. The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the system.

Memory type: Memory bandwidth:
LPDDR3-1866
DDR3L-1600
29.9 GB/s
25.6 GB/s
Max. Memory: 16 GB
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
ECC: No
PCIe: 3.0 x 10
PCIe Bandwidth: 9.9 GB/s

Thermal Management

The thermal design power (TDP for short) of the processor is 5 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): 5 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: 8 W
TDP down: 4.5 W
Tjunction max.: 100 °C

Technical details

The Intel Core m3-8100Y is made in 14 nm. The smaller the manufacturing process of a CPU, the more modern and energy-efficient it is. Overall, the processor has 4.00 MB cache. A large cache can greatly speed up the processor's speed in some cases such as games.

Technology: 14 nm
Chip design: Monolithic
Socket: BGA 1515
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 4.00 MB
AES-NI: Yes
Operating systems:
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
Release date: Q3/2018
Release price: 281 $
Part Number: --
Documents: Technical data sheet

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Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core m3-8100Y 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.
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4C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
764
Intel Core i5-4570R Intel Core i5-4570R
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
764
Intel Xeon E3-1230L v3 Intel Xeon E3-1230L v3
4C 8T @ 2.80 GHz
764
Intel Core m3-8100Y Intel Core m3-8100Y
2C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
763
Intel Core i7-4710MQ Intel Core i7-4710MQ
4C 8T @ 3.50 GHz
763
Intel Core i7-4710HQ Intel Core i7-4710HQ
4C 8T @ 3.50 GHz
763
Intel Pentium G3450 Intel Pentium G3450
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
763

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 A10-6700 AMD A10-6700
4C 4T @ 4.30 GHz
1431
Intel Core i7-2640M Intel Core i7-2640M
2C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
1431
Intel Pentium G4400T Intel Pentium G4400T
2C 2T @ 2.90 GHz
1430
Intel Core m3-8100Y Intel Core m3-8100Y
2C 4T @ 1.10 GHz
1429
Intel Core m5-6Y54 Intel Core m5-6Y54
2C 4T @ 2.10 GHz
1428
Intel Core i3-4110M Intel Core i3-4110M
2C 4T @ 2.60 GHz
1427
Intel Core i3-4150T Intel Core i3-4150T
2C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
1427

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 Xeon E5-2630 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2630 v4
10C 20T @ 3.10 GHz
1032
Intel Xeon Gold 5118 Intel Xeon Gold 5118
12C 24T @ 3.20 GHz
1032
Intel Xeon Silver 4116 Intel Xeon Silver 4116
12C 24T @ 3.00 GHz
1031
Intel Core m3-8100Y Intel Core m3-8100Y
2C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
1028
Intel Xeon D-2123IT Intel Xeon D-2123IT
4C 8T @ 3.00 GHz
1028
Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G
8C 8T @ 2.40 GHz
1027
Qualcomm Snapdragon 780G Qualcomm Snapdragon 780G
8C 8T @ 2.40 GHz
1027

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 Gold G6505T Intel Pentium Gold G6505T
2C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
1745
AMD A10-9700 AMD A10-9700
4C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
1744
Intel Core i7-4510U Intel Core i7-4510U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
1742
Intel Core m3-8100Y Intel Core m3-8100Y
2C 4T @ 1.10 GHz
1740
Intel Core i5-2310 Intel Core i5-2310
4C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
1740
Intel Core i5-5350U Intel Core i5-5350U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
1737
Intel Core i3-4110M Intel Core i3-4110M
2C 4T @ 2.60 GHz
1736

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.
Intel Core i7-3630QM Intel Core i7-3630QM
4C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
245
Intel Core i5-4590T Intel Core i5-4590T
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
243
Intel Core i5-4210M Intel Core i5-4210M
2C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
242
Intel Core m3-8100Y Intel Core m3-8100Y
2C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
231
AMD A10-9700 AMD A10-9700
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
231
Intel Core i5-3210M Intel Core i5-3210M
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
231
Intel Pentium G3258 Intel Pentium G3258
2C 2T @ 3.20 GHz
231

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 i7-3667U Intel Core i7-3667U
2C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
420
Intel Core i3-2350M Intel Core i3-2350M
2C 4T @ 2.30 GHz
419
Intel Core m5-6Y57 Intel Core m5-6Y57
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
418
Intel Core m3-8100Y Intel Core m3-8100Y
2C 4T @ 1.10 GHz
412
Intel Celeron N4120 Intel Celeron N4120
4C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
407
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

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 i5-5300U Intel Core i5-5300U
Intel HD Graphics 5500 @ 0.90 GHz
346
Intel Core M-5Y51 Intel Core M-5Y51
Intel HD Graphics 5300 @ 0.90 GHz
346
Intel Core M-5Y71 Intel Core M-5Y71
Intel HD Graphics 5300 @ 0.90 GHz
346
Intel Core m3-8100Y Intel Core m3-8100Y
Intel UHD Graphics 615 @ 0.90 GHz
346
Intel Pentium Gold G7400TE Intel Pentium Gold G7400TE
Intel UHD Graphics 710 @ 1.35 GHz
345
Intel Pentium Gold G7400T Intel Pentium Gold G7400T
Intel UHD Graphics 710 @ 1.35 GHz
345
Intel Pentium Gold G7400E Intel Pentium Gold G7400E
Intel UHD Graphics 710 @ 1.35 GHz
345

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 i5-3380M Intel Core i5-3380M
2C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
2932
Intel Core i7-3540M Intel Core i7-3540M
2C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
2929
Intel Pentium G4560T Intel Pentium G4560T
2C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
2918
Intel Core m3-8100Y Intel Core m3-8100Y
2C 4T @ 1.10 GHz
2916
Intel Core i3-4150T Intel Core i3-4150T
2C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
2916
Intel Celeron J4105 Intel Celeron J4105
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
2915
MediaTek Helio P90 MediaTek Helio P90
8C 8T @ 2.20 GHz
2907

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.
AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4C 4T @ 4.20 GHz
94
AMD FX-6300 AMD FX-6300
6C 6T @ 4.10 GHz
94
Intel Xeon E5-2640 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2640 v2
8C 16T @ 2.50 GHz
94
Intel Core m3-8100Y Intel Core m3-8100Y
2C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
93
Intel Core i3-2100 Intel Core i3-2100
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
93
AMD Athlon X4 845 AMD Athlon X4 845
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
93
AMD Phenom II X6 1100T AMD Phenom II X6 1100T
6C 6T @ 3.70 GHz
93

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 Celeron G1620 Intel Celeron G1620
2C 2T @ 2.70 GHz
180
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

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