Average Bench: 63.3% (152nd of 968)

Based on 60,771 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700HQ CPU @ 2.60GHz

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-6700HQ averaged 36.7% 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.

Strengths

Quad Core Floating Point Speed 325Pts
Single Core Floating Point Speed 90.7Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-6700HQ is 38.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-6700HQ performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Single Core Integer Speed 85.5Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 473Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 60,771 samples)
Min Avg Max
47.7 SC Int 85.5 102
50.7 SC Float 90.7 108
49.6 SC Mixed 88.1 105
70.5% 88.1 Pts
Min Avg Max
182 QC Int 303 364
182 QC Float 325 386
181 QC Mixed 311 370
70.9% 313 Pts
Min Avg Max
233 MC Int 441 486
269 MC Float 500 550
236 MC Mixed 473 525
70.4% 471 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 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 94.5
SC Float 98.8
SC Mixed 95.4
77% 96.2 Pts
QC Int 357
QC Float 376
QC Mixed 358
82% 364 Pts
MC Int 411
MC Float 552
MC Mixed 526
74% 496 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
SC Int 104
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 311
QC Float 342
QC Mixed 305
72% 319 Pts
MC Int 477
MC Float 551
MC Mixed 527
77% 518 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 98.6
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 98.2
80% 99.5 Pts
QC Int 296
QC Float 315
QC Mixed 311
70% 307 Pts
MC Int 404
MC Float 458
MC Mixed 436
65% 433 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 83.4
SC Float 90.1
SC Mixed 86.5
69% 86.7 Pts
QC Int 304
QC Float 331
QC Mixed 290
70% 308 Pts
MC Int 446
MC Float 516
MC Mixed 480
72% 480 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 55.1
SC Float 56.1
SC Mixed 57.2
45% 56.1 Pts
QC Int 211
QC Float 228
QC Mixed 228
50% 222 Pts
MC Int 454
MC Float 515
MC Mixed 481
72% 483 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 4,691,116 CPUs tested.

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Gaming 16%
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Desktop
Desktop 51%
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Workstation 34%
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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ3'15
Processor Numberi7-6700HQ
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$378.00
Clock Speed2.6 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.5 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Max TDP45 W
Product BriefLink

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 530
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.05 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 TypesDDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, 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
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Small Business AdvantageYes
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes

Package

Package Size42mm x 28mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography14 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1440

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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