Average Bench: 76.2% (286th of 1439)

more Based on 256,717 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000906E9, , 0F8BFBFF000906E9, 0000000000000000, 17CBFBFF000906E9, 1789FBFF000906E9, BFEBFBFF000506E3 Models: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700 CPU @ 3.60GHz, Intel(R) Core(R) i7-7700 CPU @ 3.30GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700 CPU @ 4.50 GHz
Poor: 63%Average: 76.2% Great: 84%
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-7700 averaged 23.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i7-7700 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 84Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 110Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-7700 is 20.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-7700 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Speed 572Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 556Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 256,717 samples)
Min Avg Max
68.4 Memory 84 93.3
86.9 1-Core 110 122
167 2-Core 208 237
76.4% 134 Pts
Min Avg Max
282 4-Core 371 414
399 8-Core 556 633
57.5% 463 Pts
Min Avg Max
450 64-Core 572 640
35.4% 572 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 95.9
1-Core 126
2-Core 229
86% 150 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 677
70% 564 Pts
64-Core 675
42% 675 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.6
1-Core 122
2-Core 240
84% 150 Pts
4-Core 462
8-Core 641
70% 552 Pts
64-Core 650
40% 650 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.5
1-Core 114
2-Core 212
80% 138 Pts
4-Core 379
8-Core 601
60% 490 Pts
64-Core 594
37% 594 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.4
1-Core 116
2-Core 229
77% 140 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 648
67% 539 Pts
64-Core 653
40% 653 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.5
1-Core 116
2-Core 206
80% 137 Pts
4-Core 324
8-Core 321
43% 323 Pts
64-Core 291
18% 291 Pts
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Gaming
Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7050

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $200

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-7700 Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.20 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'17
Processor Numberi7-7700
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$303.00 - $312.00
Clock Speed3.60 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.20 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP65 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350.00 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Memory Channels2
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
TSX-NIYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

Kaby Lake 7th generation Kaby Lake Core i7 processor...

Added 7 years ago.

Poor

28 days ago.

Performance disaster in performance/price compared to Ryzen 5


Poor

15 days ago.

il ai meileure que le i5 parce quil ai plus chere


Good

3 months ago.

its really good just make sure not to pay full price


Good

4 months ago.

work fast ,smooth and silent


Excellent

18 months ago.

premium! using since 2017, but will eventually upgrade to 8 core


Poor

23 months ago.

Have one. only in K tho, beautiful cpu


Poor

6 years ago.

it low for 4k


Good

4 years ago.

That's what I'm using in my rig right now. Definitely showing its age, but yet it's gonna hold on.


Excellent

3 years ago.

Lightning Fast. Love It.


Excellent

2 years ago.

Amazingly fast.


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