Average Bench: 53.1% (333rd of 1173)

Based on 901 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306D4 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-5557U CPU @ 3.10GHz

Average average bench

The Intel Core i7-5557U averaged 46.9% 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

Single Core Floating Point Speed 99.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 93.7Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-5557U is 24.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-5557U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 249Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 265Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 901 samples)
Min Avg Max
53 SC Int 88.8 101
65.6 SC Float 99.2 112
58.4 SC Mixed 93.7 106
75.1% 93.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
142 QC Int 224 255
166 QC Float 260 294
155 QC Mixed 242 275
54.8% 242 Pts
Min Avg Max
173 MC Int 231 256
190 MC Float 265 294
178 MC Mixed 249 278
37.2% 249 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 101
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 247
QC Float 207
QC Mixed 266
54% 240 Pts
MC Int 252
MC Float 292
MC Mixed 270
41% 272 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 101
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 105
84% 106 Pts
QC Int 254
QC Float 290
QC Mixed 266
61% 270 Pts
MC Int 252
MC Float 294
MC Mixed 278
41% 275 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
SC Int 95.2
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 105
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 253
QC Float 291
QC Mixed 258
60% 267 Pts
MC Int 245
MC Float 279
MC Mixed 272
40% 265 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
SC Int 99.9
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 102
82% 103 Pts
QC Int 225
QC Float 171
QC Mixed 215
46% 204 Pts
MC Int 198
MC Float 249
MC Mixed 227
34% 225 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 100
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 85.1
78% 97.2 Pts
QC Int 241
QC Float 278
QC Mixed 229
56% 249 Pts
MC Int 240
MC Float 275
MC Mixed 261
39% 259 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 97.1
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 90.8
78% 97.5 Pts
QC Int 206
QC Float 252
QC Mixed 206
50% 221 Pts
MC Int 210
MC Float 233
MC Mixed 237
34% 227 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,631,640 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-5557U Builds (Compare 40,001 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $254

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-5557U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz)
Code NameBroadwell
Launch DateQ1'15
Processor Numberi7-5557U
# 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$426.00
Clock Speed3.1 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.4 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Max TDP28 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® Iris™ Graphics 6100
Graphics Base Frequency300 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.1 GHz
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 1600/1866
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-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Small Business AdvantageYes
Smart Response TechYes

Package

Package Size40mm x24mm x 1.3mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography14nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1168

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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