Average Bench: 69.1% (357th of 1335)

Based on 12,896 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000906E9, 0000000000000000, 1FABFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7820HQ CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 48%Average: 69.1% Great: 79%
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-7820HQ averaged 30.9% 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 78.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 99Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-7820HQ is 31%. 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 475Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,896 samples)
Min Avg Max
56.4 Memory 78.8 89.3
56.6 1-Core 99 116
108 2-Core 188 220
71.6% 122 Pts
Min Avg Max
128 4-Core 323 401
152 8-Core 475 573
51.4% 399 Pts
Min Avg Max
145 64-Core 477 574
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 82.7
1-Core 105
2-Core 216
78% 135 Pts
4-Core 381
8-Core 570
61% 475 Pts
64-Core 556
37% 556 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.1
1-Core 115
2-Core 213
80% 137 Pts
4-Core 355
8-Core 567
59% 461 Pts
64-Core 569
38% 569 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.7
1-Core 94.5
2-Core 200
73% 125 Pts
4-Core 361
8-Core 542
58% 452 Pts
64-Core 472
32% 472 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.1
1-Core 108
2-Core 206
76% 131 Pts
4-Core 335
8-Core 482
53% 408 Pts
64-Core 477
32% 477 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.7
1-Core 77.4
2-Core 139
60% 98 Pts
4-Core 342
8-Core 476
53% 409 Pts
64-Core 481
32% 481 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 36.7
1-Core 108
2-Core 213
63% 119 Pts
4-Core 215
8-Core 262
32% 239 Pts
64-Core 253
17% 253 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 49,673,056 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-7820HQ Builds (Compare 2,138 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: 39% - Below average Total price: $72

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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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7 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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