Intel Core i3-8100 Coffee Lake Quad-Core 3.6 GHz LGA 1151 (300 Series) 65W BX80684I38100 Desktop Processor Intel UHD Graphics 630. The 8th generation Intel Core processors feature great performance-per-dollar on their processors, which now see increased core counts. The i3-8100 is a four core processor as opposed to previous i3 lineups which were dual-core. This translates into increased compatibility with the latest games and of course, better performance.
For the enthusiast, the unlocked 8th Gen Intel® Core™ processors ('K' series only, whose model# ends with a 'K' suffix lettering) provide you the opportunity to tweak the platform performance to its fullest potential and enjoy great gaming and VR experiences. An impressive portfolio of standard and unlocked devices for a broad range of usages and performance levels provides you more control and more granularity for overclocking2 your platform.
The BX80684I38100 processor from Intel works on the LGA1151 platform. This 64-bit CPU has 4 cores operating at 3.6GHz. Advanced features of the 14 nm chip include 4 x 32KB Instruction L1 Cache, 4 x 256KB L2 cache, and 1 x 6MB L3 cache with Intel UHD Graphics 630 integrated/built-in graphics. This processor comes with a heatsink/cooler bundled with it, however, if you want to upgrade your cooling make sure what you use supports LGA1151 and a TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 65 Watts.