Average Bench: 64.7% (153rd of 980)

more Based on 71,958 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000506E3, , BFEBFBFF000306A9, 0000000000000000, 1F8BFBFF000506E3, 0FABFBFF000506E3, 1FABFBFF000506E3 Models: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700HQ CPU @ 2.60GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700HQ CPU @ 2.00GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700HQ CPU @ 2.40GHz
Poor: 49%Average: 64.7% Great: 75%
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-6700HQ averaged 35.2% 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

Single Core Floating Point Speed 93.4Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 91Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-6700HQ is 26%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-6700HQ performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 478Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 504Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 71,958 samples)
Min Avg Max
64.8 SC Int 88.1 104
72.6 SC Float 93.4 109
71 SC Mixed 91 107
72.7% 90.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
220 QC Int 307 370
237 QC Float 329 387
222 QC Mixed 317 377
72% 318 Pts
Min Avg Max
289 MC Int 442 486
322 MC Float 504 552
305 MC Mixed 478 527
71% 475 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 3.15 GHz (avg)
SC Int 106
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 108
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 327
QC Float 356
QC Mixed 351
78% 345 Pts
MC Int 476
MC Float 552
MC Mixed 524
77% 517 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
SC Int 105
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 103
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 334
QC Float 358
QC Mixed 357
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 486
MC Float 545
MC Mixed 526
78% 519 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
SC Int 105
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 105
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 350
QC Float 365
QC Mixed 348
80% 354 Pts
MC Int 486
MC Float 552
MC Mixed 526
78% 521 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
SC Int 91.5
SC Float 94.6
SC Mixed 97
76% 94.4 Pts
QC Int 332
QC Float 327
QC Mixed 327
75% 329 Pts
MC Int 462
MC Float 542
MC Mixed 518
76% 507 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 70.5
SC Float 81.1
SC Mixed 78.7
61% 76.8 Pts
QC Int 240
QC Float 252
QC Mixed 214
53% 235 Pts
MC Int 312
MC Float 349
MC Mixed 315
49% 325 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 23.9
SC Float 25.2
SC Mixed 24.4
20% 24.5 Pts
QC Int 80.1
QC Float 89.6
QC Mixed 77.7
19% 82.5 Pts
MC Int 100
MC Float 125
MC Mixed 126
18% 117 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 5,505,878 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-6700HQ Builds (Compare 4,079 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

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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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Good

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Great for gaming


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