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Intel Core i3-540 CM80616003060AE (BX80616I3540)
8.0 out of 10

Intel Core i3-540 CM80616003060AE (BX80616I3540)

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Reviews and Problems with Intel Core i3-540 CM80616003060AE (BX80616I3540)

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Overall 4
4.0

Great processor, LOUSY customer service

james p., Newegg
26 July 2012
  • Pros: great processor. really fast.
  • Cons: Processor failed after 8 months. Called Intel and got an RMA number. They said in their email a replacement would be sent upon receipt of the defective part. Mailed on Thursday via Priority Mail. One week later I had an online chat with their rep. They said the received it a full week after I mai...
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Overall 4
4.0

Not Impressed i3

Anonymous, Newegg
12 September 2011
  • Summary: Running DDR3 8gb Ram 850w power suppl GTX 550 Crossfire 1tb hard drive ASUS Rampage III Extreme LGA 1366 Intel X58
  • Pros: I liked how fast it was for about 2 to 3 weeks of usage.
  • Cons: Not impressed i3, the cores are running on overheating temperatures, and appears to be slowing down computer, and i did replace the fan 2 times, and put new heat sink paste on it, nothing seems to be fixing it.
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