AMD Ryzen 3 3100

AMD Ryzen 3 3100 Benchmark

AMD Ryzen 3 3100 Processor benchmark, specs and release date - 4 GHz 4 core AMD Ryzen 3 Desktop CPU rating. Is the Ryzen 3 3100 good for gaming?

CPU Benchmark Score

42 %
Very Good score from 3 samples
Medium uncertainty

Ranked 427th out of 1,337 in the CPU Database.

Overall Gaming Multitasking Heavy Workloads
42 % 66 % 35 % 34 %
Very Good Very Good Good Good

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3DMark Physics
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4,705 1,129 4,619

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CPU Comparison

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AMD Ryzen 3 3100
42 %


Clock Speed 3.6 GHz
Turbo Speed 3.9 GHz
Cores 4
Threads 8
L1 Cache 256 KiB
L2 Cache 2048 KiB
L3 Cache 16 MiB
PCIe Revision 4
Family Ryzen 3 Desktop
Memory Type DDR4
Release Date 2020-05-01
Has Unlocked Multiplier Yes
TDP 65 W

AMD Ryzen 3 3100

The Ryzen 3 3100 is a 4 core CPU from AMD released in 2020. This chip has a very good overall score at 42% in our CPU benchmark. Our gaming benchmark shows that this CPU is a very good processor for gaming, with a score of 66%. As for multitasking and heavy workloads, the Ryzen 3 3100 scores 35% and 34% respectively. Indeed, this is a good rating for very heavy workloads.

The Ryzen 3 3100 has 4 cores and 8 threads. This CPU makes use of simultaneous multithreading technology to improve performance on parallel tasks. Each physical CPU core is divided into multiple logical processors. This AMD CPU has a clock speed of 3.6 GHz and a turbo speed of 3.9 GHz : a higher clock speed that can be reached when thermals and power delivery allow. This CPU has an unlocked multiplier and allows for overclocking. With adequate cooling and a good power supply, it's possible to run this CPU at a higher clock speed.

As for memory, the Ryzen 3 3100 makes use of DDR4 memory. The faster the memory, the better. Faster memory means that the CPU doesn't have to wait to get the data it needs.

In terms of cache, the Ryzen 3 3100 has 256 KiB of level 1 cache, 2 MiB of level 2 cache and 16 MiB of level 3 cache. This is a fast memory located close to the processor, which stores copies of frequently used data from main memory.

This CPU has fast connectivity with support for PCI-Express Gen 4. The faster the PCIe link, the better. This allows for better performance with GPUs and NVME SSDs.

Power and thermals for the AMD Ryzen 3 3100 CPU are a TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 65 watts. This measures the amount of heat the processor produces when running at full load. This isn't a measure of power consumption, but it's good estimate.

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