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Intel Core i3 2120 Dual Core Hyperthreading Processor LGA1155 3.3GHZ Sandy Bridge 3MB

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Part #: BX80623I32120

SKU: 59192
Shipping Weight: 0.6 lbs
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Experience: 2 Years


Good performance for the price
For a budget gaming rig, it was the perfect CPU.

i3 FTW

Experience: 1 Weeks


-does its job
for the price you pay, you really get the bang for your buck on this CPU. Does tasks ok but not reccomend for the hardcore pc gamers, however more for the buget pc build.

Experience: 30 Days


Integrated GFX are decent
Will need a GFX card for new games.
For the price it gets the job done. Intel cooling seems to do the job. Make sure you keep all your wires away from the cooling fan as it is very open and would be easy to get a wire tangled in the fan - use ties!!

Experience: 3 Days


fast and works
bad heatsink
This CPU is fast. It works. The stock cooler is an old though.

Jason B
Experience: 2 Months


cheapp and gets the job done
This CPU is fast. It works. The OEM cooler is an old design, and I wish Intel would drop  it's push-pin design. However, cooler is quiet.

Captain Mazda
Experience: 1 Days


Quiet, fast, and stable; perfect for HTPC
Using this for my new HTPC build along with an ASUS P8H61 and 8GB Corsair XMS3. Seems to be a good upgrade over the Q6600.

Experience: 2 Weeks


-great cost
Great for starter gamer PC or just home office use. Intel graphics are pretty decent for normal desktop use, outperformed an AMD HD5450 1GB low end card I had. The stock cooler keeps the CPU at a good temp. The CPU it self takes a low amount of watts compared to some AMD CPU's and perform as good and even better in certain application. At this price range it's probably one of the best CPU for the money. I got it in a bundle deal with a motherboard for 159.99 so it was well worth it. PC was for a friend and he enjoys it a lot!

Experience: 1 Weeks


Cheap! (100$)
powerfull (3.3 ghz)
none but the fact it canot be overclocked
bought this on sale to replace my old E7300 (2.66ghz core 2 duo) and is very impressed with it. coupled with 8gb of kingston hyperX memory and a GTX 650 Ti from asus, this is a very cheap gaming setup. running most games that came out in the last year on high with an average of 70 FPS. of course great for everyday buisness, but the real strenght of this monster is the games. scoring an average of 12% faster than the core I7-870 and 5% less than the core i7 2600k. i would recommend any time for a cheap gaming setup.

Jérémie F
Experience: 18 Months


Very good cpu for sub or light gaming
Good perfomance on encode and other general applications
Poor overclocking range
Poor integrated graphics perfomance
Would like to see hd graphics 300 on this

Experience: 1 Months


easy install, decent performance
if your building a budget or portable gaming pc this does the job. i am however have opted for running a 560ti as the main gpu. if your looking to run visually heavy games from the built in graphics core do some reviewing.

I think LinusTechTips on youtube has a few 'showdown' videos about GPU cores vs. dedicated GPUs.

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The Intel Core i3 processor family with Intel HD Graphics delivers a revolutionary new architecture for an unparalleled 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.

Quick Specs:
Process Technology 32 nm
Clock Speed 3.30 GHz
Processor Socket Socket H2 LGA-1155
L2 Cache 512 KB
L3 Cache 3 MB
Processor Core Dual-core (2 Core)
64-bit Processing Yes
Thermal Design Power 65 W
Processor Manufacturer Intel

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General Information  
     Brand Name: Intel
     Manufacturer: Intel Corporation
     Manufacturer Part Number: BX80623I32120
     Manufacturer Website Address: https://www.intel.com
     Product Line: Core i3
     Product Model: i3-2120
     Product Name: Core i3-2120 Processor
     Product Series: i3-2100
     Product Type: Processor
     Platform Supported: PC
Power Description  
     Thermal Design Power: 65 W
Technical Information  
     64-bit Processing: Yes
     Clock Speed: 3.30 GHz
     L1 Cache: 128 KB
     L2 Cache: 512 KB
     L3 Cache: 3 MB
     Process Technology: 32 nm
     Processor Core: Dual-core (2 Core)
     Processor Manufacturer: Intel
     Processor Socket: Socket H2 LGA-1155
     Processor Technology: Virtualization Technology
Hyper-Threading Technology
Extended Memory 64 Technology

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This CPU (i3 2120) or AMD quad ? (for sur (Zag- Jul 25, 12, 15 Replies)
Heads up: OSX Won't work with this chip w/o V (Paperweight64- Mar 26, 12, 0 Replies)
Intel I3 2120 come with stock heatsink? (Rick_W- Feb 10, 12, 1 Replies)

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URL: http://www.ultimatehardware.net/intel/intel_core_i3_2120_vs_amd_athlon
Posted by: MG @03/13/12
URL: http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/cpu/display/core-i3-2120-2100.html
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URL: http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum/hardware-canucks-reviews/44339-in
Posted by: MG @03/13/12
URL: http://www.overclockersclub.com/reviews/intel_core_i3_2120/
Posted by: MG @03/13/12
URL: http://aphnetworks.com/reviews/intel_core_i3_2120
Comment: APH Networks reviews the i3-2120.
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