Average Bench: 69.6% (294th of 1256)

Based on 8,043 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000906E9, 0000000000000000, 1FABFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7820HQ CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 47%Average: 69.6% Great: 80%
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-7820HQ averaged 30.3% 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 80.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 98.1Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-7820HQ is 33.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-7820HQ performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 459Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 458Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,043 samples)
Min Avg Max
57.4 Memory 80.2 90.1
53.1 1-Core 98.1 117
87.8 2-Core 187 220
71.7% 122 Pts
Min Avg Max
95 4-Core 323 408
123 8-Core 458 573
50.7% 391 Pts
Min Avg Max
119 64-Core 459 572
30.8% 459 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 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.9
1-Core 106
2-Core 205
76% 131 Pts
4-Core 353
8-Core 485
54% 419 Pts
64-Core 490
33% 490 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.9
1-Core 105
2-Core 201
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 279
8-Core 511
49% 395 Pts
64-Core 503
34% 503 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.6
1-Core 98.9
2-Core 172
68% 115 Pts
4-Core 331
8-Core 495
53% 413 Pts
64-Core 521
35% 521 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.8
1-Core 63.6
2-Core 131
57% 91.3 Pts
4-Core 257
8-Core 333
39% 295 Pts
64-Core 326
22% 326 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 61
1-Core 47.1
2-Core 86.5
42% 64.9 Pts
4-Core 150
8-Core 199
23% 175 Pts
64-Core 240
16% 240 Pts
CPU Socket #0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 50.6
1-Core 99.9
2-Core 48
46% 66.2 Pts
4-Core 186
8-Core 194
26% 190 Pts
64-Core 179
12% 179 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 30,611,850 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-7820HQ Builds (Compare 3,469 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

System: Dell Precision 5520

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 23% - Poor Total price: $150

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-7820HQ Processor (8M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'17
Processor Numberi7-7820HQ
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.90 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.90 GHz
Max TDP45 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350.00 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.10 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 TypesDDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133, 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 TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NIYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
Small Business AdvantageYes
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes

Package

Package Size42mm x 28mm
Max CPU Configuration1

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

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9 months ago.

Good for everything. Use it for lots of number crunching. Only crashes 2% of the time on prime95 standard settings. Extremely fast and reliable.


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