Average Bench: 64.7% (180th of 1206)

Based on 4,703 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700T CPU @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 55%Average: 64.7% Great: 72%
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-6700T averaged 35.2% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 101Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 196Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-6700T is just 17.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-6700T performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 500Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 506Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,703 samples)
Min Avg Max
84.2 1-Core 101 110
164 2-Core 196 214
70% 148 Pts
Min Avg Max
283 4-Core 347 407
358 8-Core 506 567
55.1% 427 Pts
Min Avg Max
370 64-Core 500 570
33.6% 500 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 105
2-Core 193
71% 149 Pts
4-Core 397
8-Core 560
62% 479 Pts
64-Core 543
36% 543 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
1-Core 97.4
2-Core 207
71% 152 Pts
4-Core 401
8-Core 558
62% 479 Pts
64-Core 555
37% 555 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 109
2-Core 175
69% 142 Pts
4-Core 358
8-Core 557
58% 457 Pts
64-Core 558
38% 558 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 103
2-Core 205
73% 154 Pts
4-Core 355
8-Core 542
58% 448 Pts
64-Core 508
34% 508 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 103
2-Core 207
73% 155 Pts
4-Core 354
8-Core 531
57% 442 Pts
64-Core 512
34% 512 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 100
2-Core 199
70% 150 Pts
4-Core 346
8-Core 512
55% 429 Pts
64-Core 489
33% 489 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 102
2-Core 206
72% 154 Pts
4-Core 323
8-Core 555
55% 439 Pts
64-Core 552
37% 552 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 90.5
2-Core 192
66% 141 Pts
4-Core 336
8-Core 462
52% 399 Pts
64-Core 533
36% 533 Pts
1151p, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 78.4
2-Core 163
56% 121 Pts
4-Core 277
8-Core 304
39% 291 Pts
64-Core 298
20% 298 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,641,976 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-6700T Builds (Compare 726 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-6700T Processor (8M Cache, up to 3.60 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ3'15
Processor Numberi7-6700T
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$303.00
Clock Speed2.8 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.6 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP35 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015A (35W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 530
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 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
TSX-NIYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
Small Business AdvantageYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography14 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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