Average Bench: 79.1% (163rd of 1323)

more Based on 213,507 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: 65%Average: 79.1% Great: 87%
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-7700 averaged 20.9% 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 85.5Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 114Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-7700 is 21.9%. 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 Mixed Speed 613Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 605Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 213,507 samples)
Min Avg Max
71.9 Memory 85.5 93.8
91.6 1-Core 114 126
174 2-Core 217 246
80.8% 139 Pts
Min Avg Max
303 4-Core 393 460
437 8-Core 605 667
63.8% 499 Pts
Min Avg Max
477 64-Core 613 668
41.2% 613 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.2
1-Core 121
2-Core 241
88% 151 Pts
4-Core 415
8-Core 644
68% 529 Pts
64-Core 648
44% 648 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.6
1-Core 117
2-Core 184
80% 131 Pts
4-Core 379
8-Core 534
59% 456 Pts
64-Core 588
40% 588 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.5
1-Core 115
2-Core 221
83% 142 Pts
4-Core 369
8-Core 635
63% 502 Pts
64-Core 635
43% 635 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 85
1-Core 104
2-Core 240
81% 143 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 610
62% 492 Pts
64-Core 652
44% 652 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.2
1-Core 107
2-Core 208
78% 133 Pts
4-Core 362
8-Core 571
60% 466 Pts
64-Core 598
40% 598 Pts
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 Prices

MSRP ≈ $309 @ launch in Jan '17
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Typical Core i7-7700 Builds (Compare 5,059 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME H270-PLUS - $101

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $708

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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 4 years ago.

Good

11 days ago.

Has never let me down in 3 or 4 years


Terrible

7 months ago.

Performance disaster in performance/price compared to Ryzen 5


Good

3 months ago.

a i3 9100 is better atleast most gaming pc from 2017 used this cpu


Poor

11 months ago.

il ai meileure que le i5 parce quil ai plus chere


Excellent

5 days ago.

work fast ,smooth and silent


Poor

25 days ago.

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


Good

8 months ago.

Have one. only in K tho, beautiful cpu


Poor

4 years ago.

low perfomance for that price


Poor

4 years ago.

it low for 4k


Good

22 months ago.

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


Excellent

19 months ago.

Lightning Fast. Love It.


Excellent

3 days ago.

Amazingly fast.


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