Average Bench: 68.3% (363rd of 1323)

Based on 156,151 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7300HQ CPU @ 2.50GHz
Poor: 52%Average: 68.3% Great: 77%
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-7300HQ averaged 31.6% 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 80.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 90.2Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-7300HQ is 24.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-7300HQ performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 332Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 331Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 156,151 samples)
Min Avg Max
63.5 Memory 80.3 90.6
55.8 1-Core 90.2 105
128 2-Core 178 198
68.9% 116 Pts
Min Avg Max
207 4-Core 326 374
206 8-Core 331 374
44.8% 329 Pts
Min Avg Max
206 64-Core 332 376
22.3% 332 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.6
1-Core 105
2-Core 197
78% 131 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 368
51% 371 Pts
64-Core 314
21% 314 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.6
1-Core 97.3
2-Core 180
74% 122 Pts
4-Core 349
8-Core 352
48% 350 Pts
64-Core 357
24% 357 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.1
1-Core 95.8
2-Core 196
73% 124 Pts
4-Core 368
8-Core 369
50% 368 Pts
64-Core 366
25% 366 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.1
1-Core 105
2-Core 198
74% 127 Pts
4-Core 372
8-Core 372
51% 372 Pts
64-Core 342
23% 342 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.8
1-Core 89.6
2-Core 182
72% 120 Pts
4-Core 297
8-Core 325
42% 311 Pts
64-Core 271
18% 271 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.1
1-Core 93.2
2-Core 182
68% 116 Pts
4-Core 343
8-Core 348
47% 345 Pts
64-Core 343
23% 343 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.1
1-Core 69.8
2-Core 132
58% 93.8 Pts
4-Core 273
8-Core 272
37% 273 Pts
64-Core 276
19% 276 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 48,528,617 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-7300HQ Builds (Compare 12,909 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Lenovo 80WK

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $46

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-7300HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'17
Processor Numberi5-7300HQ
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.50 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.50 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
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 Frequency1.00 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 TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NIYes
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
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 TechNo

 Comments

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Good

2 months ago.

I have this cpu, only struggles with ultra settings, can run high settings on all the games i play.


Good

12 months ago.

i have a notebook and i like this performance, is a good to play all most the games. But in some games your performance is not good, for example battlefiel 1


Excellent

8 months ago.

I hate this cpu coz i also have gtx1060 6gb. Graphic card need much more than this


Poor

16 months ago.

rather poor performance as well as high power consumption, uses more power than an A4-5000 yet somehow performs slower than it, even though it's not clock-limited...


Poor

19 months ago.

I buy notebook with this CPU, and for my opinion it is have nice performance


Poor

2 months ago.

100% cpu every time, regret buying it every single day


Good

6 months ago.

i can run my homework volder reali vast with tis cpu


Excellent

13 months ago.

I can do almost anything, just ideal for the gamer thats iniciating into this world


Excellent

3 months ago.

price is reasonable much powered


Good

13 months ago.

very bad performace compared to intel 8th gen chips if it was not locked to 3.1Ghz it would perform well.


Excellent

8 months ago.

Sooooo much better than the i5-7200U (I5 should always have 4 cores XD)


Poor

2 years ago.

Im just rating it because i have one XD


Good

3 years ago.

superfast for not mutch money


Poor

13 months ago.

TOO MUCH BOTTLENECKING THE GTX 1060 6GB. USING LENOVO Y720.


Good

15 months ago.

Not bad, but there are several better ones.


Excellent

19 months ago.

dont forget to put on high performance while benchmarking folks


Terrible

17 months ago.

highely bottlenecking gtx 1060 this cpu for stubs 960M-1050M


Excellent

3 years ago.

best buy for a laptop, performance


Good

2 years ago.

A very respectable and capable mobile CPU. I have no complaints about it, it does what it's supposed to and only starts to struggle with really heavy loads. Obviously it's no Xeon, but it's pretty good for what it is. Most of the time it idles at around 45-55C in my Dell XPS 15 9560.


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