Average Bench: 68.8% (314th of 1271)

Based on 9,259 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000906E9, 0000000000000000, 1FABFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7820HQ CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 44%Average: 68.8% Great: 80%
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-7820HQ averaged 31.2% 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 79.4Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 97.7Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-7820HQ is 35.8%. 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 Mixed Speed 456Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 454Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,259 samples)
Min Avg Max
57 Memory 79.4 89.8
44.8 1-Core 97.7 116
76.7 2-Core 186 221
71.3% 121 Pts
Min Avg Max
91.2 4-Core 318 408
134 8-Core 454 567
50% 386 Pts
Min Avg Max
128 64-Core 456 567
30.6% 456 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 86.3
1-Core 115
2-Core 220
82% 140 Pts
4-Core 384
8-Core 532
60% 458 Pts
64-Core 541
36% 541 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.3
1-Core 105
2-Core 191
74% 126 Pts
4-Core 349
8-Core 525
56% 437 Pts
64-Core 444
30% 444 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.6
1-Core 102
2-Core 180
73% 122 Pts
4-Core 288
8-Core 356
43% 322 Pts
64-Core 359
24% 359 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.3
1-Core 88.3
2-Core 169
66% 112 Pts
4-Core 286
8-Core 389
44% 338 Pts
64-Core 395
26% 395 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 1 GHz (avg)
Memory 50.4
1-Core 31.4
2-Core 51
30% 44.3 Pts
4-Core 79.6
8-Core 156
14% 118 Pts
64-Core 142
10% 142 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 34,424,792 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-7820HQ Builds (Compare 838 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: 30% - Below average Total price: $99

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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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13 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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