Core_i3-8300_4-Core_3.7GHz
Intel Core i3-8300 4-Core 3.7GHz

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$133.75
How well can the Core i3-8300 4-Core 3.7GHz run games
Core i3-8300 4-Core 3.7GHz Performance Specification
CPU Speed
Turbo Speed
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CPU Codename
TDP (Power)
Lithography
Main Link
Bit Width
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Processor GPU
CPU Details
3.7 GHz
3.7 GHz
4 cores
4 threads
Coffee Lake
65W
14nm
LGA 1151
64 Bit
2
64GB
None
Core i3-8300 4-Core 3.7GHz Game Requirement Analysis

The Intel Core i3-8300 4-Core 3.7GHz is a mid-range CPU based on Intel's 8th Gen 14nm, Coffee Lake microarchitecture. It offers 4 physical cores (4 logical), initially clocked at 3.7GHz, which may go up to x.xGHz on a single core using Turbo Boost, or x.xGhz if all six cores are boosted.


It doesn't have an unlocked multiplier, therefore, it can't be overclocked using traditional methods.


It has 6MB of L3 Cache. Level 3 cache is a static memory bank of a processor and it is used to feed it instructions. This processor also supports DDR4 based RAMs with maximum memory support of 64GB.


It has a maximum Thermal Power Design of 65W. It is on par with competitor processors.


Among its many features, Intel Enhanced Speedstep, Turbo Boost 2.0 and Virtualization are activated.


It integrates Intel UHD Graphics 630 on board. It has a base frequency of 350MHz which can go up to 1GHz as well as offering DirectX 12 support.


This CPU is likely to offer decent computational performance and will not be a bottleneck in all but the most CPU-intensive AAA games in 2018.


Source [Wikipedia]
Release period
03-Apr-2018
Core i3-8300 4-Core 3.7GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
19%
Graphics Card
0%
RAM
12GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
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Cyberpunk 2077 16% 13%
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Assassins Creed: Valhalla 13% 17%
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Genshin Impact 57% 34%
FIFA 21 37% 19%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 2% 2%
eFootball PES 2021 42% 7%
Ghostrunner 41% 2%
Horizon: Zero Dawn 33% 2%
Core i3-8300 4-Core 3.7GHz Extras
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