Average Bench: 76.1% (208th of 1316)

Based on 52 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00040671 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-5850HQ CPU @ 2.70GHz
Poor: 55%Average: 76.1% Great: 91%
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-5850HQ averaged 23.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i7-5850HQ near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 89.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 103Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-5850HQ is 36.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-5850HQ performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 498Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 492Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 52 samples)
Min Avg Max
74.2 Memory 89.6 97.5
51.9 1-Core 103 129
92.2 2-Core 197 250
77.2% 130 Pts
Min Avg Max
151 4-Core 341 481
244 8-Core 492 664
53.8% 416 Pts
Min Avg Max
236 64-Core 498 664
33.4% 498 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 97.7
1-Core 132
2-Core 252
93% 161 Pts
4-Core 458
8-Core 667
73% 563 Pts
64-Core 672
45% 672 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 97
1-Core 128
2-Core 238
90% 154 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 662
72% 557 Pts
64-Core 662
44% 662 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.4
1-Core 123
2-Core 249
89% 155 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 643
72% 556 Pts
64-Core 642
43% 642 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.5
1-Core 98.5
2-Core 226
80% 138 Pts
4-Core 425
8-Core 564
65% 494 Pts
64-Core 580
39% 580 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.6
1-Core 113
2-Core 223
81% 140 Pts
4-Core 416
8-Core 523
62% 469 Pts
64-Core 524
35% 524 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.8
1-Core 74.5
2-Core 144
59% 97.5 Pts
4-Core 245
8-Core 375
40% 310 Pts
64-Core 374
25% 374 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 1.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.9
1-Core 52.5
2-Core 92.1
48% 73.5 Pts
4-Core 172
8-Core 242
27% 207 Pts
64-Core 233
16% 233 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,491,096 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-5850HQ Builds (Compare 10 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X7V4

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-5850HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.60 GHz)
Code NameBroadwell
Launch DateQ2'15
Processor Numberi7-5850HQ
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache6 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2 AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$434.00
Clock Speed2.7 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.6 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Max TDP47 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® Iris™ Pro Graphics 6200
Graphics Base Frequency300 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/VGA
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 Memory32 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3L 1600/1866 LPDDR3 1600/1866
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16 or 2x8 or 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
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 Size37.5mm x 32mm x 1.8mm
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1364

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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