Average Bench: 62.2% (443rd of 1272)

Based on 7,960 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306A9, , BFEBFBFF000306A8 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3612QM CPU @ 2.10GHz
Poor: 46%Average: 62.2% Great: 70%
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-3612QM averaged 37.8% 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. Memory Latency 80.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 71.9Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-3612QM is 24.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-3612QM performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 350Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 344Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,960 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.8 Memory 80.8 88.8
32.9 1-Core 71.9 83.8
66.6 2-Core 137 162
60% 96.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
122 4-Core 239 304
171 8-Core 344 400
37.7% 292 Pts
Min Avg Max
171 64-Core 350 402
23.5% 350 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 2.1 GHz
Memory 86.7
1-Core 79.5
2-Core 155
66% 107 Pts
4-Core 294
8-Core 400
45% 347 Pts
64-Core 399
27% 399 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.1
1-Core 80.8
2-Core 157
65% 107 Pts
4-Core 294
8-Core 394
45% 344 Pts
64-Core 394
26% 394 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.3
1-Core 80
2-Core 154
64% 105 Pts
4-Core 266
8-Core 396
42% 331 Pts
64-Core 392
26% 392 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz
Memory 82.9
1-Core 83
2-Core 163
66% 110 Pts
4-Core 252
8-Core 301
37% 276 Pts
64-Core 303
20% 303 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.9
1-Core 61.2
2-Core 127
54% 87.2 Pts
4-Core 286
8-Core 379
44% 332 Pts
64-Core 395
26% 395 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.5
1-Core 75.9
2-Core 111
61% 92.3 Pts
4-Core 189
8-Core 278
30% 233 Pts
64-Core 255
17% 255 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 1.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 68.8
1-Core 32.6
2-Core 63
38% 54.8 Pts
4-Core 102
8-Core 155
16% 129 Pts
64-Core 165
11% 165 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 34,520,609 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-3612QM Builds (Compare 600 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 7520

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 5% - Terrible Total price: $67

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-3612QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.10 GHz) BGA
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'12
Processor Numberi7-3612QM
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$378.00
Clock Speed2.1 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.1 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP35 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4000
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT
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

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3/L/-RS 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 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
Demand Based SwitchingNo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
My WiFi TechYes
4G WiMAX Wireless TechYes

Package

Package Size31.0 x 24.0mm (BGA1224)
Graphics and IMC Lithography22 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1224

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

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Excellent

6 months ago.

buyed for year and better than most today!!!!


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