Average Bench: 60.8% (182nd of 981)

Based on 13,971 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000506E3, , 1FABFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-6300HQ CPU @ 2.30GHz
Poor: 46%Average: 60.8% Great: 69%
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-6300HQ averaged 39.2% 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

Quad Core Floating Point Speed 326Pts
Quad Core Integer Speed 304Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-6300HQ is 22.6%. 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 334Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 323Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,971 samples)
Min Avg Max
48 SC Int 80.8 95.5
57.1 SC Float 86.8 102
58.2 SC Mixed 83.8 98.4
67% 83.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
202 QC Int 304 343
220 QC Float 326 363
216 QC Mixed 315 352
71.4% 315 Pts
Min Avg Max
240 MC Int 313 344
259 MC Float 334 364
253 MC Mixed 323 355
48.3% 323 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 87.2
SC Float 90.2
SC Mixed 96.6
73% 91.3 Pts
QC Int 328
QC Float 343
QC Mixed 349
77% 340 Pts
MC Int 331
MC Float 320
MC Mixed 333
49% 328 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
SC Int 94.2
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 95
78% 97.3 Pts
QC Int 339
QC Float 357
QC Mixed 348
79% 348 Pts
MC Int 343
MC Float 362
MC Mixed 348
53% 351 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 89.6
SC Float 96.1
SC Mixed 92.5
74% 92.7 Pts
QC Int 319
QC Float 360
QC Mixed 339
77% 339 Pts
MC Int 320
MC Float 361
MC Mixed 337
51% 339 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 80.1
SC Float 90.6
SC Mixed 84.1
68% 84.9 Pts
QC Int 310
QC Float 345
QC Mixed 324
74% 326 Pts
MC Int 322
MC Float 352
MC Mixed 340
51% 338 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 75.7
SC Float 81.6
SC Mixed 82.5
64% 79.9 Pts
QC Int 314
QC Float 340
QC Mixed 326
74% 327 Pts
MC Int 322
MC Float 340
MC Mixed 328
49% 330 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 77.9
SC Float 83.9
SC Mixed 80.4
65% 80.7 Pts
QC Int 284
QC Float 319
QC Mixed 316
69% 306 Pts
MC Int 323
MC Float 342
MC Mixed 330
50% 332 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 6,895,074 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-6300HQ Builds (Compare 5,221 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

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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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