Intel Core i3 540
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Default clock: 3066MHz. Average overclock on air, water, cascade or liquid nitrogen
Hardware index based on 2,250 submissions (performance relative to fastest system, more info).
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CPU overclocking records

World records achieved by overclocking a Intel Core i3 540 processor. Click on view more to see the complete hall of fame.

Benchmark Worldrecord Links
CPU Frequency Germany 6923.09 mhz (33.3pts) Rankings
PiFast Germany 14sec 80ms (24.7pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 1M Germany 45.8 hardware points (45.8pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 32M Germany 6min 57sec 156ms (41.8pts) Rankings
wPrime - 32m Germany 6sec 999ms (38.8pts) Rankings
wPrime - 1024m Germany 3min 46sec 531ms (34.3pts) Rankings
XTU n/a Rankings
PCMark04 United Kingdom 11842 marks (2.5pts) Rankings
PCMark05 Greece 39478 marks (0pts) Rankings
PCMark Vantage United Kingdom 16884 marks (2.3pts) Rankings
PCMark 7 United Kingdom 4767 marks (2pts) Rankings
PCMark10 New Zealand 2665 marks (0pts) Rankings
PCMark10 Express n/a Rankings
PCMark10 Extended n/a Rankings
Cinebench - 2003 Germany 2409 points (13.1pts) Rankings
PCMark Android - Work 1.0 n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R11.5 Germany 5.51 points (24.2pts) Rankings
PCMark Android - Work 2.0 n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R15 Germany 485 cb (22pts) Rankings
GPUPI v3.3 for CPU - 100M Netherlands 48sec 432ms (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 100M Germany 50sec 203ms (2.5pts) Rankings
GPUPI v3.3 for CPU - 1B Netherlands 17min 11sec 742ms (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 1B Germany 9min 59sec 361ms (3.1pts) Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 1080p Germany 10.833 fps (13.6pts) Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 4k Germany 2.488 fps (3.1pts) Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-25m United States 7sec 478ms (0pts) Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-1b United States 9min 35sec 886ms (0pts) Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-10b n/a Rankings
3DMark11 Physics United States 4772 Points (0pts) Rankings
PerformanceTest United Kingdom 3177.1 Marks (0pts) Rankings
System Stability Tester 32M Pi n/a Rankings
HWBOT Prime Germany 4522.56 pps (0pts) Rankings
WinRAR Russian Federation 4952 KB/s (0pts) Rankings
shzo n/a Rankings
BlackBerry KeyOne n/a Rankings
Cinebench R15 Extreme n/a Rankings
MathBenchmark n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R20 United States 760 marks (0pts) Rankings
BRENNAN n/a Rankings
Black Hole Benchmark Netherlands 12164 marks (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Multi Core Germany 8339 points (14.1pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Single Core Germany 3758 points (13.1pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 1M with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R20 with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R11.5 with BenchMate n/a Rankings
SuperPi - 32M with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Geekbench3 - Multi Core with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Geekbench3 - Single Core with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Geekbench4 - Single Core with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Geekbench4 - Multi Core with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R15 with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Geekbench5 - Multi Core n/a Rankings
Geekbench5 - Single Core n/a Rankings
PerformanceTest Mobile n/a Rankings
HWBOT Prime 30min n/a Rankings
Vellamo Multicore n/a Rankings
HEVC h.265 Decode Netherlands 371.16 marks (0pts) Rankings
RealBench HWBOT Version Netherlands 73056 Points (0pts) Rankings
Speedsys n/a Rankings
Geekbench4 - Single Core Germany 4197 points (2.5pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Multi Core Germany 8598 points (2.5pts) Rankings
Testcpu Ukraine 3310 marks (0pts) Rankings
Parallel PI Netherlands 44sec 433ms (0pts) Rankings

Core i3 540 used in other benchmarks

Benchmark Worldrecord Links
Aquamark United States 279195 marks (0pts) Rankings
Reference Frequency Japan 268.04 MHz (6pts) Rankings
Memory Frequency 1135.3 MHz (0pts) Rankings
3DMark2000 Brazil 48363 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark2001 SE Poland 83094 marks (0.2pts) Rankings
3DMark03 Hong Kong 148296 marks (11.6pts) Rankings
3DMark05 Taiwan 51033 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark06 Argentina 30738 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Performance 7054 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Entry Bulgaria 6705 marks (0.5pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Extreme Russian Federation 3892 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark Vantage - Performance Argentina 23218 marks (0pts) Rankings
MaxxMem Germany 1532.2 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Finland 82835 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Extreme Finland 58131 marks (0pts) Rankings
MaxxMem Read Bandwidth Lithuania 10218 MByte/sec. (0.2pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited Australia 19095 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Cloud Gate Finland 7826 marks (0.2pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Basic Argentina 3872.63 DX9 Marks (0.5pts) Rankings
3DMark - Sky Diver Finland 4067 marks (0.2pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Xtreme Netherlands 1835.02 DX11 Marks (0.2pts) Rankings
Unigine Superposition - 1080P Xtreme Argentina 726 Points (0.9pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Moldova 3675 marks (0.2pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 576p United States 17332 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Extreme Russian Federation 3651 marks (0.5pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 720p 2811 marks (0pts) Rankings