Average Bench: 69.3% (370th of 1358)

Based on 14,636 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000906E9, 0000000000000000, 1FABFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7820HQ CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 47%Average: 69.3% Great: 78%
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-7820HQ averaged 30.7% 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 79.5Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 98Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-7820HQ is 31.7%. 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 477Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 478Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 14,636 samples)
Min Avg Max
59.8 Memory 79.5 89.4
49.2 1-Core 98 115
88.6 2-Core 187 218
71.5% 121 Pts
Min Avg Max
87.2 4-Core 321 392
144 8-Core 478 572
51.5% 400 Pts
Min Avg Max
129 64-Core 477 572
32% 477 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 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.5
1-Core 113
2-Core 217
82% 140 Pts
4-Core 384
8-Core 560
61% 472 Pts
64-Core 560
38% 560 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.3
1-Core 115
2-Core 217
82% 140 Pts
4-Core 386
8-Core 563
61% 474 Pts
64-Core 567
38% 567 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.6
1-Core 104
2-Core 204
77% 131 Pts
4-Core 373
8-Core 522
58% 448 Pts
64-Core 519
35% 519 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.1
1-Core 100
2-Core 203
75% 129 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 524
58% 449 Pts
64-Core 522
35% 522 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.1
1-Core 105
2-Core 190
77% 128 Pts
4-Core 330
8-Core 543
55% 436 Pts
64-Core 534
36% 534 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.2
1-Core 109
2-Core 210
76% 132 Pts
4-Core 386
8-Core 569
62% 478 Pts
64-Core 567
38% 567 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.7
1-Core 111
2-Core 216
79% 137 Pts
4-Core 355
8-Core 509
56% 432 Pts
64-Core 557
37% 557 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.5
1-Core 105
2-Core 182
73% 123 Pts
4-Core 363
8-Core 573
60% 468 Pts
64-Core 580
39% 580 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.7
1-Core 89.5
2-Core 186
71% 120 Pts
4-Core 339
8-Core 521
55% 430 Pts
64-Core 501
34% 501 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 54,681,889 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-7820HQ Builds (Compare 2,769 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision 5520

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $51

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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

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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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