Average Bench: 63% (474th of 1385)

Based on 15,851 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000906E9, 0000000000000000, 1FABFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7820HQ CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 31%Average: 63% Great: 77%
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-7820HQ averaged 36.9% 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 72.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 88.9Pts

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-7820HQ is 46%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-7820HQ performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Speed 438Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 430Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,851 samples)
Min Avg Max
35.1 Memory 72.3 86.6
28.8 1-Core 88.9 111
49.7 2-Core 170 212
63.5% 110 Pts
Min Avg Max
79.1 4-Core 293 380
124 8-Core 430 571
45.1% 362 Pts
Min Avg Max
119 64-Core 438 569
27.1% 438 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 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.2
1-Core 99.1
2-Core 199
70% 124 Pts
4-Core 358
8-Core 509
54% 434 Pts
64-Core 504
31% 504 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 77
1-Core 97.7
2-Core 188
69% 121 Pts
4-Core 322
8-Core 460
49% 391 Pts
64-Core 458
28% 458 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.7
1-Core 96.4
2-Core 192
69% 122 Pts
4-Core 310
8-Core 519
50% 414 Pts
64-Core 533
33% 533 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 70
1-Core 87.9
2-Core 183
64% 114 Pts
4-Core 297
8-Core 259
38% 278 Pts
64-Core 333
21% 333 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.3
1-Core 74.2
2-Core 136
56% 93.7 Pts
4-Core 231
8-Core 374
37% 302 Pts
64-Core 376
23% 376 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.3
1-Core 57.8
2-Core 122
52% 85 Pts
4-Core 209
8-Core 315
33% 262 Pts
64-Core 314
19% 314 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 68.3
1-Core 76.2
2-Core 142
56% 95.4 Pts
4-Core 240
8-Core 364
37% 302 Pts
64-Core 345
21% 345 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 38.1
1-Core 81.3
2-Core 140
47% 86.6 Pts
4-Core 213
8-Core 314
33% 263 Pts
64-Core 269
17% 269 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 53.2
1-Core 63.2
2-Core 105
44% 73.7 Pts
4-Core 124
8-Core 262
22% 193 Pts
64-Core 275
17% 275 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 58,840,056 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-7820HQ Builds (Compare 1,570 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision 5520

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - 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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