Average Bench: 61.4% (150th of 1182)

Based on 4,129 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700T CPU @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 49%Average: 61.4% Great: 71%
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-6700T averaged 38.6% 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 195Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-6700T is 22.3%. 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 504Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 507Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,129 samples)
Min Avg Max
85.4 1-Core 101 110
163 2-Core 195 214
69.9% 148 Pts
Min Avg Max
270 4-Core 347 410
374 8-Core 507 566
55.1% 427 Pts
Min Avg Max
387 64-Core 504 570
33.8% 504 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 105
2-Core 196
71% 150 Pts
4-Core 385
8-Core 580
62% 482 Pts
64-Core 579
39% 579 Pts
1151p, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 107
2-Core 202
73% 154 Pts
4-Core 358
8-Core 554
58% 456 Pts
64-Core 557
37% 557 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 104
2-Core 190
70% 147 Pts
4-Core 339
8-Core 488
53% 414 Pts
64-Core 551
37% 551 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 96.6
2-Core 190
68% 143 Pts
4-Core 333
8-Core 530
55% 432 Pts
64-Core 496
33% 496 Pts
1151p, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
1-Core 98.1
2-Core 197
69% 147 Pts
4-Core 331
8-Core 552
56% 441 Pts
64-Core 520
35% 520 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
1-Core 109
2-Core 214
76% 161 Pts
4-Core 384
8-Core 131
40% 258 Pts
64-Core 132
9% 132 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,544,432 CPUs tested.

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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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