Average Bench: 61.8% (447th of 1276)

Based on 8,315 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306A9, , BFEBFBFF000306A8 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3612QM CPU @ 2.10GHz
Poor: 44%Average: 61.8% Great: 70%
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-3612QM averaged 38.2% 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 80.7Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 71.5Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-3612QM is 25.6%. 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 345Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 342Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,315 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.4 Memory 80.7 88.6
32.6 1-Core 71.5 83.8
64.8 2-Core 136 162
59.6% 95.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
111 4-Core 235 299
168 8-Core 342 400
37.2% 289 Pts
Min Avg Max
169 64-Core 345 403
23.2% 345 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, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.2
1-Core 80.5
2-Core 149
65% 105 Pts
4-Core 248
8-Core 398
41% 323 Pts
64-Core 390
26% 390 Pts
N/A, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.5
1-Core 77.6
2-Core 135
63% 99.4 Pts
4-Core 232
8-Core 356
38% 294 Pts
64-Core 368
25% 368 Pts
N/A, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 81
1-Core 76.8
2-Core 125
60% 94.3 Pts
4-Core 250
8-Core 342
39% 296 Pts
64-Core 354
24% 354 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.1
1-Core 62.2
2-Core 91.4
52% 78.2 Pts
4-Core 217
8-Core 266
32% 242 Pts
64-Core 274
18% 274 Pts
N/A, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.3
1-Core 57.5
2-Core 114
53% 83.7 Pts
4-Core 219
8-Core 298
34% 259 Pts
64-Core 300
20% 300 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.8
1-Core 57.2
2-Core 114
54% 84.3 Pts
4-Core 192
8-Core 280
30% 236 Pts
64-Core 283
19% 283 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 67.8
1-Core 79.2
2-Core 140
58% 95.8 Pts
4-Core 239
8-Core 383
40% 311 Pts
64-Core 390
26% 390 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 1.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.2
1-Core 32.9
2-Core 65.1
39% 56.1 Pts
4-Core 126
8-Core 169
19% 148 Pts
64-Core 171
11% 171 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,616,972 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-3612QM Builds (Compare 760 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 7520

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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

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9 months ago.

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


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