Average Bench: 67.1% (156th of 1206)

Based on 8,832 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7820HK CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 51%Average: 67.1% Great: 85%
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-7820HK averaged 32.8% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 104Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 200Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-7820HK is 33.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-7820HK performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 539Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 533Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,832 samples)
Min Avg Max
80.1 1-Core 104 132
145 2-Core 200 259
72.2% 152 Pts
Min Avg Max
265 4-Core 360 465
373 8-Core 533 668
57.5% 446 Pts
Min Avg Max
381 64-Core 539 671
36.1% 539 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 127
2-Core 267
92% 197 Pts
4-Core 424
8-Core 675
70% 550 Pts
64-Core 687
46% 687 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 114
2-Core 217
78% 165 Pts
4-Core 412
8-Core 471
59% 441 Pts
64-Core 568
38% 568 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
1-Core 106
2-Core 208
74% 157 Pts
4-Core 414
8-Core 552
63% 483 Pts
64-Core 553
37% 553 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 110
2-Core 217
77% 163 Pts
4-Core 399
8-Core 553
62% 476 Pts
64-Core 564
38% 564 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 104
2-Core 222
76% 163 Pts
4-Core 364
8-Core 556
59% 460 Pts
64-Core 582
39% 582 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 103
2-Core 190
70% 147 Pts
4-Core 340
8-Core 536
56% 438 Pts
64-Core 550
37% 550 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 106
2-Core 195
72% 151 Pts
4-Core 323
8-Core 483
52% 403 Pts
64-Core 491
33% 491 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 101
2-Core 188
69% 144 Pts
4-Core 321
8-Core 551
55% 436 Pts
64-Core 553
37% 553 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,612,092 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-7820HK Builds (Compare 8,364 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

System: Alienware 17 R4

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-7820HK Processor (8M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'17
Processor Numberi7-7820HK
# 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
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 Frequency1.10 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 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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1 month ago.

Six cores and a lower power draw over the previous i7 makes this a clear choice for mobile.


Good

5 months ago.

Great performance on Alienware17 r4


Poor

8 months ago.

i have the 8750H and it runs better


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