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Intel Core i5-3450 3.1GHz

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How well can the Core i5-3450 3.1GHz run games
Core i5-3450 3.1GHz Performance Specification
CPU Speed
Turbo Speed
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TDP (Power)
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CPU Details
3.1 GHz
3.5 GHz
4 cores
4 threads
Ivy Bridge
77W
22nm
LGA 1155/Socket H2
64 Bit
67°C
2
32GB
Core i5-3450 3.1GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core i5-3450 3.1GHz is a performance CPU based on the 22nm, Ivy Bridge architecture.


It offers 4 Physical Cores (4 Logical), initially clocked at 3.1GHz, which may go up to 3.5GHz and 6MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated and the processor has multiplier unlocked.


The processor integrates relatively weak Graphics called Intel HD Graphics 2500, with 6 Execution Units, initially clocked at 650MHz and that go up to 1100MHz, in Turbo Mode which share the L2 Cache and system RAM with the processor.
Both the processor and integrated graphics have a rated board TDP of 77W.


Its performance is very good and sufficient for extreme gaming.


Source [Pip]
Release period
29-Apr-2012
Core i5-3450 3.1GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
42%
Graphics Card
0%
RAM
12GB
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