About the CPU:-
The Intel core i3-8100 is the best mid range CPU for gaming. its the one of the best CPU in 2018 Top 7. Its the best at gaming for people who are finding a budget CPU out there. You will get Incredible VR experience from it ,just plug and ready to be amaze.it provides you to play games in 4k UHD with smooth streaming.
Specifications and Features:-
|Clock speed||3.60 GHz|
|Cache size||6 MB|
|Power consumption||65 W|
It has 4 core count with a clock speed of 3.60GHz .the cache size is about 6MB .Power consumption is of 65W.The latest i3- CPUs have always come up 4 physical core.
- Intel UHD Graphics 630.
- Compatible only with Motherboards based on Intel 300 Series Chipsets
- 6 Cores / 12 Threads
- 3.70 GHz up to 4.70 GHz Max Turbo Frequency / 12 MB Cache
- Intel Optane Memory Supported.
RAM support:– the i3-8100 supports 64 GB ram with single or dual channel setup.
Integrated graphics:-it uses latest intel UHD graphics 630, A 4k capable integrated graphics chip.
Conclusion:- Although its a best of all but it has a cons ,this CPU doesn’t have affordable motherboards to buy . But it consumes low power and its affordable CPU and it is a great value for money itself. This 8th Gen CPU is the latest and the strongest of them all in terms of budget.
-Outstanding gaming performance.
-Just about the fastest single threaded performance you can get.
-Over-clocks fairly well w/o deliding. (A good quality cooler is a must).
-6 cores/12 threads is no slouch for content creators & productivity either.
-Will be a viable CPU for many years to come.
-Difficult to acquire.
-A little pricey due to scarcity.
-Non-soldered integrated heat-sink…they used thermal paste instead so depending on your situation it can run warm.
-To really push the limits of over-clocking, deliding is recommended, along with water cooling.