Average Bench: 71% (107th of 1052)

more Based on 79,353 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000906E9, , 0F8BFBFF000906E9, 0000000000000000, 1FABFBFF000906E9, BFEBFBFF000806E9, 0FABFBFF000906E9, 1F8BFBFF000906E9 Models: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700HQ CPU @ 2.80GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700HQ CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 49%Average: 71% Great: 82%
Gaming 71%
Desktop 72%
Workstation 52%

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-7700HQ averaged 28.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.


Single Core Floating Point Speed 103Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 100Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-7700HQ is 33%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-7700HQ performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 520Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 547Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 79,353 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.1 SC Int 98.1 114
69.5 SC Float 103 119
66.1 SC Mixed 100 116
80.2% 100 Pts
Min Avg Max
227 QC Int 338 407
233 QC Float 361 421
220 QC Mixed 348 414
79.1% 349 Pts
Min Avg Max
312 MC Int 483 532
343 MC Float 547 604
310 MC Mixed 520 577
77.2% 517 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
SC Int 114
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 118
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 369
QC Float 404
QC Mixed 388
88% 387 Pts
MC Int 529
MC Float 604
MC Mixed 578
85% 570 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
SC Int 113
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 116
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 387
QC Float 405
QC Mixed 391
89% 394 Pts
MC Int 532
MC Float 606
MC Mixed 577
85% 572 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
SC Int 109
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 111
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 372
QC Float 402
QC Mixed 400
89% 391 Pts
MC Int 520
MC Float 597
MC Mixed 566
84% 561 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
SC Int 111
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 113
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 370
QC Float 396
QC Mixed 394
88% 387 Pts
MC Int 522
MC Float 598
MC Mixed 561
84% 560 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
SC Int 109
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 111
89% 112 Pts
QC Int 399
QC Float 424
QC Mixed 370
90% 398 Pts
MC Int 516
MC Float 592
MC Mixed 570
84% 559 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 107
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 105
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 334
QC Float 350
QC Mixed 325
76% 336 Pts
MC Int 486
MC Float 591
MC Mixed 563
82% 547 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 93.8
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 97.3
78% 97.4 Pts
QC Int 328
QC Float 351
QC Mixed 340
77% 340 Pts
MC Int 479
MC Float 546
MC Mixed 532
78% 519 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,884,273 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-7700HQ Builds (Compare 7,184 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 17%
Desktop 75%
Workstation 50%

System: Dell XPS 15 9560 - $1,200


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DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'17
Processor Numberi7-7700HQ
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache6 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.80 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.80 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Max TDP45 W


Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350.00 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.10 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB


Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133, DDR3L-1600
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
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Small Business AdvantageYes
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes


Package Size42mm x 28mm
Max CPU Configuration1

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo


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1 day ago.

Replaces laptop with i3. As fast or faster than my desktop with a 6th gen i7. I'm very pleased except that Ryzen may end up blowing it away. Maybe, should have waited. But, a good value nonetheless for my gaming and broad uses.


5 days ago.

top note cpu


6 days ago.

great and fast


11 days ago.



9 days ago.

Look at the processor Ghz and talk to him


4 days ago.

obsoleted by every mobile chip and their mother in less than a year


15 days ago.

because it's for a laptop so the performance is like an i5 which for the price is a shame


9 days ago.



3 hrs ago.

is the best cpu that i used


4 days ago.



20 days ago.

Great for gaming


10 days ago.



6 hrs ago.


26 days ago.

Going to buy this after comparison


5 days ago.

Incredible and versatile CPU for both gamers, programmers and everything inbetween


23 days ago.

I have it and it's amazing fast & great performance


4 months ago.

on using is better


7 months ago.

Soooo powerful CPU


7 months ago.

Good value for the price.

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