Average Bench: 61.5% (152nd of 1184)

Based on 4,336 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700T CPU @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 50%Average: 61.5% 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 38.5% 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 100Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 195Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-6700T is 20.9%. 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 502Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 506Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,336 samples)
Min Avg Max
83.9 1-Core 100 110
164 2-Core 195 214
69.8% 148 Pts
Min Avg Max
277 4-Core 348 411
371 8-Core 506 566
55.1% 427 Pts
Min Avg Max
389 64-Core 502 569
33.7% 502 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 97.8
2-Core 213
72% 156 Pts
4-Core 364
8-Core 520
57% 442 Pts
64-Core 558
37% 558 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 98.7
2-Core 202
70% 150 Pts
4-Core 362
8-Core 544
58% 453 Pts
64-Core 540
36% 540 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 102
2-Core 205
72% 153 Pts
4-Core 357
8-Core 530
57% 443 Pts
64-Core 495
33% 495 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 103
2-Core 201
72% 152 Pts
4-Core 356
8-Core 542
58% 449 Pts
64-Core 540
36% 540 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 104
2-Core 202
72% 153 Pts
4-Core 350
8-Core 552
58% 451 Pts
64-Core 548
37% 548 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 97.4
2-Core 207
71% 152 Pts
4-Core 340
8-Core 497
54% 418 Pts
64-Core 518
35% 518 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
1-Core 90.1
2-Core 159
60% 125 Pts
4-Core 270
8-Core 433
45% 351 Pts
64-Core 417
28% 417 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,154,248 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-6700T Builds (Compare 688 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
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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