Average Bench: 54.5% (625th of 1316)

Based on 18,490 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306D4 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-5600U CPU @ 2.60GHz
Poor: 34%Average: 54.5% Great: 65%
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Core i7-5600U averaged 45.4% 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 74Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 80.7Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-5600U is 30.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-5600U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 210Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 207Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 18,490 samples)
Min Avg Max
46.4 Memory 74 89.4
27.5 1-Core 80.7 99.4
53.7 2-Core 141 177
60.2% 98.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
64.8 4-Core 204 249
63.9 8-Core 207 249
28.1% 205 Pts
Min Avg Max
80.1 64-Core 210 251
14.1% 210 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.4
1-Core 98.2
2-Core 171
72% 119 Pts
4-Core 246
8-Core 218
32% 232 Pts
64-Core 245
16% 245 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz
Memory 86.1
1-Core 99.7
2-Core 165
72% 117 Pts
4-Core 233
8-Core 248
33% 241 Pts
64-Core 251
17% 251 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.1
1-Core 99.6
2-Core 182
71% 120 Pts
4-Core 249
8-Core 245
34% 247 Pts
64-Core 249
17% 249 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.9
1-Core 93.8
2-Core 159
67% 111 Pts
4-Core 242
8-Core 246
33% 244 Pts
64-Core 250
17% 250 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 79
1-Core 99.2
2-Core 179
71% 119 Pts
4-Core 234
8-Core 234
32% 234 Pts
64-Core 233
16% 233 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.9
1-Core 60.3
2-Core 132
55% 89 Pts
4-Core 175
8-Core 214
26% 195 Pts
64-Core 204
14% 204 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.2
1-Core 59.1
2-Core 97.1
49% 75.5 Pts
4-Core 166
8-Core 172
23% 169 Pts
64-Core 164
11% 164 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 63.5
1-Core 99
2-Core 153
62% 105 Pts
4-Core 227
8-Core 63.8
23% 146 Pts
64-Core 240
16% 240 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 32.8
1-Core 72.8
2-Core 165
47% 90.1 Pts
4-Core 242
8-Core 224
32% 233 Pts
64-Core 148
10% 148 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,444,249 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-5600U Builds (Compare 2,844 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Latitude E7450

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-5600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.20 GHz)
Code NameBroadwell
Launch DateQ1'15
Processor Numberi7-5600U
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache4 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$393.00
Clock Speed2.6 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.2 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Max TDP15 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 5500
Graphics Base Frequency300 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency950 MHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory16 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size16 GB
Memory TypesDDR3L 1333/1600, LPDDR3 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations4x1, 2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes12

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
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
Small Business AdvantageYes
Smart Response TechYes

Package

Package Size40mm x 24mm x 1.3mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography14nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1168

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

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22 days ago.

This CPU has aged extremely well. I wish I could upgrade graphics performance now in 2021, but has given me no problems in 6 years. Chugs right along.


Excellent

16 months ago.

Very slow in Dell Latitude E7450


Excellent

3 months ago.

works really good for such an old laptop cpu, will soon be installing a egpu for improved performance


Good

5 months ago.

Exceptionally good laptop CPU. It has aged well. The only thing holding it back is typically the Intel HD 5500 graphics, which are meh at best.


Excellent

3 months ago.

Works like a charm, plays less demanding games just fine


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