Average Bench: 68.9% (312th of 1276)

Based on 9,281 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000906E9, 0000000000000000, 1FABFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7820HQ CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 44%Average: 68.9% Great: 79%
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-7820HQ averaged 31.1% 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 79.1Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 98.1Pts

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 465Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 463Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,281 samples)
Min Avg Max
56.4 Memory 79.1 89.8
39.1 1-Core 98.1 117
77.3 2-Core 186 221
71.3% 121 Pts
Min Avg Max
96.4 4-Core 320 399
143 8-Core 463 570
50.6% 391 Pts
Min Avg Max
130 64-Core 465 569
31.2% 465 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 84.6
1-Core 117
2-Core 224
82% 142 Pts
4-Core 385
8-Core 586
62% 486 Pts
64-Core 587
39% 587 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.4
1-Core 102
2-Core 204
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 381
8-Core 538
60% 460 Pts
64-Core 533
36% 533 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 89
1-Core 108
2-Core 216
80% 138 Pts
4-Core 352
8-Core 544
57% 448 Pts
64-Core 542
36% 542 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.4
1-Core 85.5
2-Core 190
69% 118 Pts
4-Core 333
8-Core 530
55% 432 Pts
64-Core 442
30% 442 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 84
1-Core 87.2
2-Core 172
69% 114 Pts
4-Core 297
8-Core 462
49% 380 Pts
64-Core 551
37% 551 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.2
1-Core 103
2-Core 163
67% 112 Pts
4-Core 304
8-Core 409
47% 357 Pts
64-Core 464
31% 464 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.6
1-Core 94.8
2-Core 142
64% 104 Pts
4-Core 269
8-Core 452
46% 361 Pts
64-Core 510
34% 510 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,624,561 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-7820HQ Builds (Compare 1,049 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: 38% - Below average Total price: $75

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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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