Average Bench: 57.8% (245th of 1122)

Based on 19,081 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000506E3, , 1FABFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-6300HQ CPU @ 2.30GHz
Poor: 37%Average: 57.8% Great: 67%
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Core i5-6300HQ averaged 42.1% 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 316Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 300Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-6300HQ is 30.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-6300HQ performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 308Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 322Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 19,081 samples)
Min Avg Max
44 SC Int 76.3 92.7
51 SC Float 82.9 100
46 SC Mixed 79.3 96.6
63.6% 79.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
164 QC Int 288 334
176 QC Float 316 362
172 QC Mixed 300 347
68.3% 301 Pts
Min Avg Max
199 MC Int 295 334
207 MC Float 322 361
204 MC Mixed 308 347
46.2% 309 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 77.7
SC Float 86.6
SC Mixed 88
67% 84.1 Pts
QC Int 301
QC Float 336
QC Mixed 340
74% 326 Pts
MC Int 278
MC Float 281
MC Mixed 322
44% 294 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 84
SC Float 87.9
SC Mixed 86.3
69% 86.1 Pts
QC Int 331
QC Float 358
QC Mixed 329
77% 339 Pts
MC Int 322
MC Float 355
MC Mixed 334
50% 337 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 78.1
SC Float 87.6
SC Mixed 84.7
67% 83.5 Pts
QC Int 327
QC Float 355
QC Mixed 330
76% 337 Pts
MC Int 274
MC Float 300
MC Mixed 275
42% 283 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 84.4
SC Float 87.6
SC Mixed 78.4
67% 83.5 Pts
QC Int 330
QC Float 356
QC Mixed 328
77% 338 Pts
MC Int 301
MC Float 354
MC Mixed 343
50% 333 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 72.4
SC Float 85
SC Mixed 82.2
64% 79.9 Pts
QC Int 307
QC Float 326
QC Mixed 318
72% 317 Pts
MC Int 300
MC Float 324
MC Mixed 324
47% 316 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 77.9
SC Float 79.2
SC Mixed 80.3
63% 79.1 Pts
QC Int 299
QC Float 322
QC Mixed 305
70% 309 Pts
MC Int 301
MC Float 324
MC Mixed 312
47% 312 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 60.6
SC Float 78
SC Mixed 73.8
57% 70.8 Pts
QC Int 266
QC Float 282
QC Mixed 286
63% 278 Pts
MC Int 271
MC Float 321
MC Mixed 285
44% 292 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 71.6
SC Float 63.9
SC Mixed 74.9
56% 70.1 Pts
QC Int 235
QC Float 274
QC Mixed 277
59% 262 Pts
MC Int 270
MC Float 294
MC Mixed 270
42% 278 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 10,345,084 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-6300HQ Builds (Compare 7,634 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
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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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