Intel Core i3-8145UE processor review

Core i3-8145UE processor released by Intel; release date: Q2'19. The processor is designed for embedded-computers and based on Whiskey Lake microarchitecture.

CPU is locked to prevent overclocking. Total number of cores - 2, threads - 4. Maximum CPU clock speed - 3.90 GHz. Maximum operating temperature - 100°C. Manufacturing process technology - 14 nm. Cache size: L1 - 128 KB, L2 - 512 KB, L3 - 4 MB.

Supported memory types: DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133. Maximum memory size: 64 GB.

Supported socket types: FCBGA1528. Maximum number of processors in a configuration - 1. Power consumption (TDP): 15 Watt.

The processor has integrated graphics Intel UHD Graphics 620.


GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
9047 Frames
1711 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
9047.000 Fps
1711.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
7128 Frames
3478 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
7128.000 Fps
3478.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
12887 Frames
5499 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
12887.000 Fps
5499.000 Fps
Name Value
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 1711 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 1711.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3478 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3478.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 5499 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 5499.000 Fps

Integrated graphics – Intel UHD Graphics 620

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1150 MHz
Core clock speed 300 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Pipelines 24
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt
Transistor count 189 million

Games performance

Red Dead Redemption 2 (2019)

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order (2019)

Need for Speed Heat (2019)

GRID 2019 (2019)

Ghost Recon Breakpoint (2019)

FIFA 20 (2019)

Low, 1280x72055.50
Medium, 1920x108030.30
High, 1920x108027.80
Ultra, 1920x108019.60

Borderlands 3 (2019)

Low, 1280x72014.35

Control (2019)

Low, 1280x72014.20
Medium, 1920x10804.80
High, 1920x10803.30

Counter-Strike: GO (2012)

Medium, 1366x76890.00
High, 1366x76862.10

Total War: Three Kingdoms (2019)

Low, 1280x72033.20
Medium, 1920x10808.00
High, 1920x10804.90
Ultra, 1920x10803.30

F1 2019 (2019)

Low, 1280x72023.00

Rage 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x7207.90

Anno 1800 (2019)

Low, 1280x72021.85
Medium, 1920x10806.85

The Division 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x72014.00

Dirt Rally 2.0 (2019)

Low, 1280x72039.80
Medium, 1920x108012.70

Anthem (2019)

Low, 1280x7208.20

Metro Exodus (2019)

Low, 1280x72011.80
Medium, 1920x10805.90

Far Cry New Dawn (2019)

Low, 1280x72013.00
Medium, 1920x10807.00

Apex Legends (2019)

Low, 1280x72024.30

World of Tanks enCore (2018)

Low, 1366x768160.90
Medium, 1920x108023.10

Just Cause 4 (2018)

Low, 1280x72016.10
Medium, 1920x108010.20

Darksiders III (2018)

Low, 1280x72026.80
Medium, 1920x10807.80

Farming Simulator 19 (2018)

Low, 1280x72064.00
Medium, 1920x108023.30
High, 1920x108012.90
Ultra, 1920x108012.90

Battlefield V (2018)

Low, 1280x7209.20

Fallout 76 (2018)

Low, 1280x72015.25

Hitman 2 (2018)

Low, 1280x7206.30

Call of Duty Black Ops 4 (2018)

Low, 1280x7208.40
Medium, 1920x10807.80

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Low, 1280x72020.00
Medium, 1920x108011.50

FIFA 19 (2018)

Low, 1280x72048.20
Medium, 1920x108038.30
High, 1920x108035.85
Ultra, 1920x108017.80

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Low, 1280x72015.00
Medium, 1920x10806.00

F1 2018 (2018)

Low, 1280x72033.00
Medium, 1920x108015.00
High, 1920x108012.00
Ultra, 1920x10808.00
QHD, 2560x144012.00

Monster Hunter World (2018)

Low, 1280x72016.70

The Crew 2 (2018)

Low, 1280x72018.85

Far Cry 5 (2018)

Low, 1280x72014.00
Medium, 1920x10807.00

X-Plane 11.11 (2018)

Low, 1280x72025.25
Medium, 1920x108016.30
High, 1920x108014.60
4K, 3840x21606.60

Kingdom Come: Deliverance (2018)

Low, 1280x72013.10

Final Fantasy XV Benchmark (2018)

Low, 1280x7209.60
Medium, 1920x10804.60
High, 1920x10802.60

Fortnite (2018)

Low, 1280x72046.30
Medium, 1920x108022.40
High, 1920x10807.60

Star Wars Battlefront 2 (2017)

Low, 1280x72016.00

Need for Speed Payback (2017)

Low, 1280x72018.10
Medium, 1920x10808.30

Call of Duty WWII (2017)

Low, 1280x72025.60
Medium, 1920x108017.10

Assassin's Creed Origins (2017)

Low, 1280x7209.00
Medium, 1920x10805.00

Destiny 2 (2017)

Low, 1280x72018.50
Medium, 1920x10809.40

ELEX (2017)

Low, 1280x72010.60
Medium, 1920x10805.20

The Evil Within 2 (2017)

Low, 1280x7205.50
Medium, 1920x10803.25

Middle-earth: Shadow of War (2017)

Low, 1280x72020.00
Medium, 1920x108010.00

FIFA 18 (2017)

Low, 1280x72058.40
Medium, 1920x108031.80
High, 1920x108027.40
Ultra, 1920x108024.70

Ark Survival Evolved (2017)

Low, 1280x72015.30

F1 2017 (2017)

Low, 1280x72030.50
Medium, 1920x108013.00
High, 1920x10809.00
Ultra, 1920x10806.00

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)

Low, 1280x72019.95
Medium, 1920x108012.00
High, 1920x10809.50

Team Fortress 2 (2017)

Medium, 1366x76889.00
High, 1920x108046.30

Dirt 4 (2017)

Low, 1280x72048.30
Medium, 1920x108013.60
High, 1920x108011.20

Rocket League (2017)

Low, 1280x72059.65
Medium, 1920x108032.15
High, 1920x108021.10

Prey (2017)

Low, 1280x72028.50
Medium, 1920x108012.90
High, 1920x108010.50
Ultra, 1920x10809.20

Mass Effect Andromeda (2017)

Low, 1280x72013.30

Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)

Low, 1280x72013.45

For Honor (2017)

Low, 1280x72023.90
Medium, 1920x10809.10

Resident Evil 7 (2017)

Low, 1280x72030.40
Medium, 1920x108014.90
High, 1920x108010.00
Ultra, 1920x10808.50

Call of Duty Infinite Warfare (2016)

Low, 1280x72023.00

Titanfall 2 (2016)

Low, 1280x72034.00
Medium, 1366x76825.00
High, 1920x10809.20

Farming Simulator 17 (2016)

Low, 1280x72072.75
Medium, 1366x76852.80
High, 1920x108023.00
Ultra, 1920x108012.45

Civilization VI (2016)

Low, 1024x76837.70
Medium, 1366x76815.84
High, 1920x10806.00
Ultra, 1920x10805.50

Battlefield 1 (2016)

Low, 1280x72029.70
Medium, 1366x76818.80
High, 1920x10808.80
Ultra, 1920x10807.90

Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)

Low, 1280x72016.85
Medium, 1366x76812.20
High, 1920x10806.30

Mirror's Edge Catalyst (2016)

Low, 1280x72022.30
Medium, 1366x76815.20

Overwatch (2016)

Low, 1280x72049.60
Medium, 1366x76830.70
High, 1920x108014.90

Doom (2016)

Low, 1280x72025.50

Ashes of the Singularity (2016)

Low, 1280x76811.05

Hitman 2016 (2016)

Low, 1280x72013.40

The Division (2016)

Low, 1280x72020.80

Far Cry Primal (2016)

Low, 1280x72019.00

Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)

Low, 1024x76820.70
Medium, 1366x76812.20
High, 1920x10806.50
Ultra, 1920x10804.00

Rainbow Six Siege (2015)

Low, 1024x76841.00
Medium, 1366x76825.90
High, 1920x108015.35
Ultra, 1920x108010.80

Anno 2205 (2015)

Low, 1024x76831.20
Medium, 1366x76817.30
High, 1920x10807.50
Ultra, 1920x10804.70

World of Warships (2015)

Low, 1366x76866.70
Medium, 1366x76849.30
High, 1920x108022.80

Dota 2 Reborn (2015)

Low, 1280x72071.00
Medium, 1366x76843.95
High, 1920x108019.35
Ultra, 1920x108017.40
4K, 3840x21605.70

The Witcher 3 (2015)

Low, 1024x76815.55
Medium, 1366x7689.85
High, 1920x10805.45
Ultra, 1920x10803.00

Dirt Rally (2015)

Low, 1024x768108.30
Medium, 1366x76831.00
High, 1920x108013.70
Ultra, 1920x108012.50

GTA V (2015)

Low, 1024x76835.70
Medium, 1366x76830.60
High, 1920x10807.80

Dragon Age: Inquisition (2014)

Low, 1024x76826.30
Medium, 1366x76821.90

Alien: Isolation (2014)

Low, 1024x76851.50
Medium, 1366x76835.60
High, 1920x108017.00
Ultra, 1920x108015.60

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor (2014)

Low, 1280x72037.70
Medium, 1344x75622.60
High, 1920x108011.30

Sims 4 (2014)

Medium, 1366x76852.60
High, 1920x108025.20
Ultra, 1920x108017.70

Thief (2014)

Low, 1024x76823.80
Medium, 1366x76813.05
High, 1366x76814.00
Ultra, 1920x10806.55

X-Plane 10.25 (2013)

Low, 1024x76849.30
Medium, 1366x76819.80
High, 1366x76810.10
Ultra, 1920x10808.00

Battlefield 4 (2013)

Low, 1024x76843.50
Medium, 1366x76831.40
High, 1366x76822.10
Ultra, 1920x10807.30

Company of Heroes 2 (2013)

Low, 1024x76825.00

Metro: Last Light (2013)

Low, 1024x76831.00
Medium, 1366x76822.50
High, 1366x76815.00
Ultra, 1920x10806.00

BioShock Infinite (2013)

Low, 1280x72059.80
Medium, 1366x76833.00
High, 1366x76827.60
Ultra, 1920x10809.30

Tomb Raider (2013)

Low, 1024x76889.90
Medium, 1366x76845.00
High, 1366x76828.40
Ultra, 1920x108012.80

Diablo III (2012)

High, 1366x76840.00
Ultra, 1920x108027.40

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)

Low, 1280x72052.10
Medium, 1366x76829.50
High, 1366x76817.30
Ultra, 1920x10809.00

Deus Ex Human Revolution (2011)

Low, 1024x76880.20
High, 1366x76849.60
Ultra, 1920x108019.40

StarCraft 2 (2010)

Low, 1024x768188.20
Medium, 1360x76860.10
High, 1360x76833.80
Ultra, 1920x108018.40

World of Warcraft (2005)

Low, 800x600157.70
Medium, 1024x76881.90
High, 1280x102422.50
Ultra, 1920x108010.70

Specifications (specs)


Architecture codename Whiskey Lake
Launch date Q2'19
Place in performance rating 49
Processor Number i3-8145UE
Series 8th Generation Intel Core i3 Processors
Status Launched
Vertical segment Embedded


64 bit support
Base frequency 2.20 GHz
L1 cache 128 KB
L2 cache 512 KB
L3 cache 4 MB
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Maximum core temperature 100°C
Maximum frequency 3.90 GHz
Number of cores 2
Number of threads 4


Max memory channels 2
Maximum memory bandwidth 37.5 GB/s
Maximum memory size 64 GB
Supported memory types DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133


Execution Units 23
Graphics base frequency 300 MHz
Graphics max dynamic frequency 1.00 GHz
Intel® Quick Sync Video
Processor graphics Intel UHD Graphics 620

Graphics interfaces

Number of displays supported 3

Graphics image quality

4K resolution support
Max resolution over DisplayPort 4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over eDP 4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4 4096x2160@30/24Hz

Graphics API support

DirectX 12
OpenGL 4.5


Configurable TDP-down 12.5 Watt
Configurable TDP-down Frequency 1.60 GHz
Configurable TDP-up 25 Watt
Configurable TDP-up Frequency 2.40 GHz
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Package Size 46 x 24
Sockets supported FCBGA1528
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt


Max number of PCIe lanes 16
PCI Express revision 3.0
PCIe configurations 1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1

Security & Reliability

Execute Disable Bit (EDB)
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Secure Key technology
Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX)
Intel® Trusted Execution technology (TXT)

Advanced Technologies

Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® technology
Idle States
Intel 64
Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Hyper-Threading technology
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported
Intel® TSX-NI
Intel® Turbo Boost technology
Intel® vPro™ Platform Eligibility
Thermal Monitoring


Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)