Average Bench: 84.2% - 24th / 945

Based on 19,309 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700 CPU @ 3.40GHz
Poor: 72%Average: 84.2% Great: 93%
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i7-6700 averaged just 15.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i7-6700 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Multi Core Integer Speed 558Pts
Single Core Floating Point Speed 114Pts
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Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-6700 is 20.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-6700 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Single Core Integer Speed 107Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 391Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 19,309 samples)
Min Avg Max
89.3 SC Int 107 119
98.2 SC Float 114 126
96.5 SC Mixed 111 122
88.3% 110 Pts
Min Avg Max
318 QC Int 379 442
345 QC Float 407 466
322 QC Mixed 391 453
88.9% 392 Pts
Min Avg Max
489 MC Int 558 583
550 MC Float 632 660
534 MC Mixed 604 631
89.4% 598 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
SC Int 112
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 115
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 404
QC Float 433
QC Mixed 415
94% 417 Pts
MC Int 570
MC Float 650
MC Mixed 623
92% 614 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 110
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 118
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 394
QC Float 430
QC Mixed 404
93% 409 Pts
MC Int 579
MC Float 654
MC Mixed 615
92% 616 Pts
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 112
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 115
92% 116 Pts
QC Int 370
QC Float 420
QC Mixed 387
89% 392 Pts
MC Int 577
MC Float 649
MC Mixed 628
92% 618 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 102
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 107
85% 107 Pts
QC Int 330
QC Float 353
QC Mixed 346
78% 343 Pts
MC Int 545
MC Float 612
MC Mixed 592
87% 583 Pts

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Desktop 74%
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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-6700 Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ3'15
Processor Numberi7-6700
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$303.00 - $312.00
Clock Speed3.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP65 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 530
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NIYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
Small Business AdvantageYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography14 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

Skylake 6th generation Core i7 processor...

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11 hrs ago.

Is barely better than 6600k, an i5 cpu


Outstanding

1 month ago.

The best CPU you can get for a killer gaming computer, it does it all. True, you cant overclock it, but the power it already has will give anyone 70 fps+ at any game with a capable GPU.


Good

2 months ago.

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