Average Bench: 60.3% (185th of 980)

Based on 11,561 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000506E3, , 1FABFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-6300HQ CPU @ 2.30GHz
Poor: 43%Average: 60.3% Great: 68%
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-6300HQ averaged 39.7% 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 324Pts
Quad Core Integer Speed 303Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-6300HQ is 25.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-6300HQ performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 333Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 320Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,561 samples)
Min Avg Max
58.1 SC Int 80.4 94.6
60.4 SC Float 86.6 101
58.8 SC Mixed 83.4 98
66.8% 83.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
203 QC Int 303 342
212 QC Float 324 363
207 QC Mixed 312 351
71% 313 Pts
Min Avg Max
236 MC Int 311 342
251 MC Float 333 363
236 MC Mixed 320 353
48.1% 321 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 94.1
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 97.9
78% 97.9 Pts
QC Int 342
QC Float 359
QC Mixed 349
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 336
MC Float 362
MC Mixed 356
53% 351 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
SC Int 94.1
SC Float 98.8
SC Mixed 96.3
77% 96.4 Pts
QC Int 341
QC Float 363
QC Mixed 351
80% 352 Pts
MC Int 342
MC Float 365
MC Mixed 357
53% 355 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
SC Int 93.8
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 99.1
79% 98.4 Pts
QC Int 350
QC Float 364
QC Mixed 346
80% 353 Pts
MC Int 343
MC Float 361
MC Mixed 353
53% 352 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
SC Int 94.5
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 97.3
78% 97.6 Pts
QC Int 346
QC Float 353
QC Mixed 345
79% 348 Pts
MC Int 340
MC Float 362
MC Mixed 355
53% 352 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 93.6
SC Float 97.9
SC Mixed 92.1
76% 94.5 Pts
QC Int 336
QC Float 358
QC Mixed 351
79% 348 Pts
MC Int 340
MC Float 359
MC Mixed 343
52% 347 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 85.7
SC Float 88.3
SC Mixed 88.3
70% 87.4 Pts
QC Int 326
QC Float 353
QC Mixed 335
77% 338 Pts
MC Int 325
MC Float 353
MC Mixed 333
50% 337 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 79.7
SC Float 85.2
SC Mixed 82.6
66% 82.5 Pts
QC Int 332
QC Float 352
QC Mixed 309
75% 331 Pts
MC Int 331
MC Float 353
MC Mixed 343
51% 342 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
SC Int 65.9
SC Float 70.7
SC Mixed 68.4
55% 68.3 Pts
QC Int 225
QC Float 237
QC Mixed 238
53% 233 Pts
MC Int 248
MC Float 255
MC Mixed 233
37% 245 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 5,492,193 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-6300HQ Builds (Compare 4,067 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-6300HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.20 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ3'15
Processor Numberi5-6300HQ
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$250.00
Clock Speed2.3 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.2 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 Frequency950 MHz
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 TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NIYes
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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