Average Bench: 54.9% (592nd of 1276)

more Based on 23,026 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000406E3, , 0000000000000000, 1FABFBFF000406E3, BFEBFBFF00040651, 0FABFBFF000406E3 Models: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6600U CPU @ 2.60GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6600U CPU @ 2.60GHz
Poor: 40%Average: 54.9% Great: 64%
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Core i7-6600U averaged 45.0% 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 72.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 84Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-6600U is 23.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-6600U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 221Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 222Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 23,026 samples)
Min Avg Max
53.3 Memory 72.3 87.2
44.9 1-Core 84 103
87.4 2-Core 147 180
61.1% 101 Pts
Min Avg Max
135 4-Core 219 262
150 8-Core 222 262
30.1% 220 Pts
Min Avg Max
142 64-Core 221 264
14.9% 221 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.3
1-Core 97.3
2-Core 172
68% 115 Pts
4-Core 247
8-Core 245
34% 246 Pts
64-Core 250
17% 250 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.9
1-Core 97
2-Core 135
62% 101 Pts
4-Core 261
8-Core 260
36% 260 Pts
64-Core 264
18% 264 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.9
1-Core 93
2-Core 160
65% 109 Pts
4-Core 210
8-Core 233
30% 221 Pts
64-Core 233
16% 233 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.6
1-Core 85.9
2-Core 159
63% 106 Pts
4-Core 216
8-Core 219
30% 218 Pts
64-Core 222
15% 222 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 63.5
1-Core 99.8
2-Core 177
66% 114 Pts
4-Core 234
8-Core 206
31% 220 Pts
64-Core 189
13% 189 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.9
1-Core 55.9
2-Core 78.5
50% 72.1 Pts
4-Core 103
8-Core 148
16% 125 Pts
64-Core 147
10% 147 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 58
1-Core 80.7
2-Core 145
55% 94.4 Pts
4-Core 229
8-Core 230
31% 230 Pts
64-Core 152
10% 152 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 60.1
1-Core 64.3
2-Core 126
50% 83.3 Pts
4-Core 212
8-Core 212
29% 212 Pts
64-Core 215
14% 215 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,635,954 CPUs tested.

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Gaming
Gaming 9%
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Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ3'15
Processor Numberi7-6600U
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache4 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$393.00
Clock Speed2.6 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.4 GHz
Max TDP15 W
Product BriefLink

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 520
Graphics Base Frequency300 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.05 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory32 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1
Max # of PCI Express Lanes12

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
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
Small Business AdvantageYes
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes

Package

Package Size42mm X 24mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography14 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1356

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

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Excellent

2 years ago.

Acompañado a un buen SSD m.2 y memorias dual channel anda muy bien considerando lo que es.


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