Core i3-2100 3.1GHz
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20-Feb-2011
Core i3-2100 3.1GHz Review
The Core i3 was intended to be the new low end of the performance processor line from Intel, following the retirement of the Core 2 brand.
The first Core i3 processors were launched on January 7, 2010.
The first Nehalem based Core i3 was Clarkdale-based, with an integrated GPU and two cores. The same processor is also available as Core i5 and Pentium, with slightly different configurations.
The Core i3-3xxM processors are based on Arrandale, the mobile version of the Clarkdale desktop processor. They are similar to the Core i5-4xx series but running at lower clock speeds and without Turbo Boost.
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3.1 GHz
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LGA 1155/Socket H2
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arzie143
13:03 Jul-22-2014
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geforce gt630 with this cpu? or bottleneck? =(

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ronihb
07:42 Jul-09-2014
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ati 7770 with this cpu…??…okay…or bottleneck..??

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Miha99
14:48 Jul-10-2014
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No bottleneck,but i would recommend getting little better CPU

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ronihb
07:41 Jul-11-2014
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hmm,…thanx anyway!

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Miha99
15:25 Jul-11-2014
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No prob. :)

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ronihb
07:52 Jul-13-2014
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and a 7850?

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Miha99
09:49 Jul-13-2014
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There would be bottleneck there.Not big,but there would be some.And since you cannot overclock this CPU (it is locked) to lower the bottleneck,I would not recommend you getting 7850 with this CPU :)

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ronihb
10:14 Jul-13-2014
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….yeah….it is true….this cpu is quite old now..thanx…!!..:)

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Miha99
10:16 Jul-13-2014
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happy to help :)

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DCGUniver
14:35 Apr-28-2014
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This CPU its pretty good and cheap , at least in our country , all the computers in my school have this cpu , and there are over 120 PC's in the school :)

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Falcon252
01:44 Mar-03-2014
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Thanks ill have a look its the wrong socket type the socket type for my motherboard is LGA 775/ Socket T that socket type is LGA 1155/Socket H2
its different.

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Falcon252
05:28 Feb-11-2014
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Hi, I was wondering does this CPU work on a Intel DQ965GF Mother Board? If so what's the price for it?

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SilentBurrito
19:18 Feb-27-2014
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Nope, sorry bud. This CPU is really old, I'm due for an upgrade. It has served me well though. Here's a link to the compatible mobos for this CPU :) http://www.game-debate.com/hardware/index.php?pid=658&moboList=Core%20i3-2100%203.1GHz

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Calv49
11:28 Jul-30-2013
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How will this go with my gpu? Will there be any bottlenecking issues?

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Bradthelad16
12:20 Oct-23-2013
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There may be bottleneck.

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gilatank
22:37 Jun-24-2013
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hey guys,whats the best gfx this cpu can handle(the best combination).Does that combo needs more ram,say like 8GB?

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Ammarkh123
14:22 Jun-30-2013
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I think a GTX 550ti or 650 would be OK

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Diaadb
19:23 Sep-10-2013
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nicely said Ammarkh, the best gpu match is GTX 550 ti ( no big difference between 550 ti and 650 )

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yzrrd500
01:26 Jun-14-2013
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um what about I3 2100 with GTX 660 non Ti non SLI ? it will BN or not ? i used 550W 80+ FSP RAIDER
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thanks :)

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Syed1234
12:33 Jun-14-2013
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It will benifit :)

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yzrrd500
00:17 Jun-16-2013
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the conclusion it's okey sir ?

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Syed1234
17:35 Jun-16-2013
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Yes brother it will Ok ;)

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yzrrd500
06:51 Jun-17-2013
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thank you sir :D (y) nice to meet you

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Henrythehoover
22:03 Jun-04-2013
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Will this CPU bottleneck a GTX 650 Ti?

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Syed1234
12:51 Jun-09-2013
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A little bit ;)

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DARKSIDE743
12:55 May-09-2013
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what is the price of this CPU?

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