As with other CPUs, the clock rate is also one of the most striking features of the Intel Core i3-540. It is 3.06 GHz, where the processor has two cores with which it thanks to hyper-threading, calculated up to four threads at the same time. Add to that a 4 MB SmartCache, which has a positive impact on performance.
The Intel Core i3-540 dual-core processor integrates Intel HD graphics, eliminating the need for a dedicated graphics card. Nevertheless, the maximum power loss is only 73 watts (TDP), although this value should of course be achieved as rarely as possible. Among other things, the CPU has techniques such as inactivity status.
If you want to use the Intel Core i3-540 CPU in your PC, the LGA 1156 socket on the motherboard is a prerequisite. In addition, there is no heat sink in the scope of delivery, so it may need to be ordered separately. In the case of a repair or an exchange, however, it is often easy to take over.
|Product Description||Intel Core i3-540 - 3.06 GHz processor - FCLGA1156 - 4 MB Cache - Core 2|
|Processor Type||Intel Core i3-540|
|Number of Cores||2|
|Max TDP||73 W|
|Delivery Content||1x CPU, no Cooler included, other accessories not included|