Average Bench: 60.6% (568th of 1439)

Based on 519 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000406E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6498DU CPU @ 2.50GHz
Poor: 48%Average: 60.6% Great: 67%
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-6498DU averaged 39.4% 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 80.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 84.7Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-6498DU is just 18.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-6498DU performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Speed 241Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 240Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 519 samples)
Min Avg Max
60.2 Memory 80.9 88.7
52.9 1-Core 84.7 97.5
103 2-Core 152 182
63.3% 106 Pts
Min Avg Max
145 4-Core 234 266
178 8-Core 240 266
31.6% 237 Pts
Min Avg Max
186 64-Core 241 266
14.9% 241 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.4
1-Core 85.9
2-Core 154
65% 108 Pts
4-Core 226
8-Core 227
30% 226 Pts
64-Core 227
14% 227 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.2
1-Core 80.4
2-Core 138
60% 99.1 Pts
4-Core 204
8-Core 205
27% 205 Pts
64-Core 189
12% 189 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.7
1-Core 71.5
2-Core 134
58% 94.9 Pts
4-Core 191
8-Core 196
26% 194 Pts
64-Core 194
12% 194 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.5
1-Core 73
2-Core 134
60% 97 Pts
4-Core 167
8-Core 181
23% 174 Pts
64-Core 182
11% 182 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.7
1-Core 64.6
2-Core 117
54% 87.2 Pts
4-Core 184
8-Core 187
25% 186 Pts
64-Core 184
11% 184 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 80
1-Core 66.2
2-Core 116
55% 87.3 Pts
4-Core 169
8-Core 160
22% 165 Pts
64-Core 171
11% 171 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.2
1-Core 74.1
2-Core 132
59% 95.7 Pts
4-Core 153
8-Core 192
22% 172 Pts
64-Core 187
12% 187 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 1.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 51
1-Core 30.9
2-Core 54.2
30% 45.4 Pts
4-Core 73.4
8-Core 75
10% 74.2 Pts
64-Core 73.4
4% 73.4 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 67,357,267 CPUs tested

Typical Core i7-6498DU Builds (Compare 913 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk

System: Lenovo 80UD

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 32% - Below average Total price: $38

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