Intel Core i3-540 3.06GHz (Clarkdale) Socket LGA1156 Processor - Retail
Dual Core with Hyperthreading Technology, 3.06GHz clock speed, 32nm Process, 4MB L3 Cache, Dual Channel DDR3 Controller, Integrated Graphics, 3 Year Warranty.
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Description:html> The Intel® Core™ i3 processor family with Intel® HD Graphics delivers a revolutionary new architecture for an unparallleled computing experience.
As the first level in Intel's new processor family, the Intel Core i3 processor is the perfect entry point for a fast, responsive PC experience.
This processor comes equipped with Intel HD Graphics, an advanced video engine that delivers smooth, high-quality HD video playback, and advanced 3D capabilities, providing an ideal graphics solution for everyday computing.
A smart choice for home and office, the Intel Core i3 processor also features Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology, which enables each core of your processor to work on two tasks at the same time, delivering the performance you need for smart multitasking. Do not let too many open applications slow you and your PC down. Get smart performance now.
|Warranty Type||Direct with Manufacturer|
|Warranty Period (yrs)||3|
Comments, Questions & Reviews:
4.6ghz overclock by Peter
This cpu is awesome, o/c to 4.6ghz with Corsair XMS3 4GB (2x2GB) DDR3 PC3-10600C9 1333Mhz Dual Channel Kit - TW3X4G1333C9A.
Thermal gel by ant
Would i have to buy thermal gel for this processor, or does the gel come with it?
It comes with thermal compound.
Cores? by Sharlee
As this CPU has HT, Does it show 4 cores in the Task Manager?
It has 4 logical cores yes.
Comment by Nurul
whats the best motherboard to go with this procesor?
Nice Speed by besbeqa20
can this cpu be overclocked, and by how much?
Yep, and it's impossible to guess, as every chip will be different.