Average Bench: 53.6% (654th of 1316)

Based on 37 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3555LE CPU @ 2.50GHz
Poor: 45%Average: 53.6% Great: 62%
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Core i7-3555LE averaged 46.3% 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

Avg. Memory Latency 76.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 67.6Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-3555LE is just 17.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-3555LE performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 181Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 181Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 37 samples)
Min Avg Max
23.7 Memory 76.9 89.3
21.9 1-Core 67.6 85.3
40.7 2-Core 118 163
55.4% 87.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
65.5 4-Core 177 214
86.6 8-Core 181 215
24.4% 179 Pts
Min Avg Max
98.6 64-Core 181 216
12.1% 181 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz
Memory 86.4
1-Core 68.9
2-Core 135
61% 96.7 Pts
4-Core 214
8-Core 214
29% 214 Pts
64-Core 211
14% 211 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 79
1-Core 81.2
2-Core 138
62% 99.4 Pts
4-Core 213
8-Core 209
29% 211 Pts
64-Core 204
14% 204 Pts
CPU Socket - JIPR, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.6
1-Core 29.1
2-Core 117
45% 73.2 Pts
4-Core 212
8-Core 215
29% 213 Pts
64-Core 214
14% 214 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.8
1-Core 64.8
2-Core 108
53% 82.7 Pts
4-Core 157
8-Core 148
21% 152 Pts
64-Core 137
9% 137 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,448,486 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-3555LE Builds (Compare 148 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Intel ChiefRiver

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-3555LE Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.20 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'12
Processor Numberi7-3555LE
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache4 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$339.00
Clock Speed2.5 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.2 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP25 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4000
Graphics Base Frequency550 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT
Wireless DisplayNo
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderNo
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDNo

Memory

Max Memory Size16 GB
Memory TypesDDR3/DDR3L 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 2x8, 1x8 2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

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
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Demand Based SwitchingNo
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
My WiFi TechYes
4G WiMAX Wireless TechNo

Package

Package Size31.0mm x 24.0mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography22nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1023

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes
Anti-Theft TechNo

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