Average Bench: 52.1% (247th of 1182)

Based on 1,685 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306A9, 1FABFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3820QM CPU @ 2.70GHz
Poor: 24%Average: 52.1% Great: 64%
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Core i7-3820QM averaged 47.9% 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 87.4Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 168Pts

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-3820QM is 40.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-3820QM performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 434Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 428Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,685 samples)
Min Avg Max
41.5 1-Core 87.4 100
86.8 2-Core 168 194
60.4% 128 Pts
Min Avg Max
131 4-Core 294 371
195 8-Core 428 499
46.6% 361 Pts
Min Avg Max
209 64-Core 434 502
29.1% 434 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 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 97.1
2-Core 191
68% 144 Pts
4-Core 348
8-Core 483
54% 415 Pts
64-Core 486
33% 486 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 94.7
2-Core 179
65% 137 Pts
4-Core 328
8-Core 485
52% 406 Pts
64-Core 473
32% 473 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 99.4
2-Core 175
66% 137 Pts
4-Core 294
8-Core 495
50% 394 Pts
64-Core 498
33% 498 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 88.9
2-Core 176
62% 132 Pts
4-Core 288
8-Core 466
48% 377 Pts
64-Core 492
33% 492 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 100
2-Core 191
69% 146 Pts
4-Core 274
8-Core 386
43% 330 Pts
64-Core 386
26% 386 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 101
2-Core 197
70% 149 Pts
4-Core 271
8-Core 385
42% 328 Pts
64-Core 388
26% 388 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 94
2-Core 180
65% 137 Pts
4-Core 268
8-Core 376
42% 322 Pts
64-Core 380
26% 380 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,437,268 CPUs tested.

 Prices

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Typical Core i7-3820QM Builds (Compare 2,283 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

System: HP EliteBook 8570w

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $275

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-3820QM Processor (8M Cache, up to 3.70 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'12
Processor Numberi7-3820QM
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$568.00
Clock Speed2.7 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.7 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP45 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4000
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.25 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3/L/-RS 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 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
Demand Based SwitchingNo
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
My WiFi TechYes
4G WiMAX Wireless TechYes

Package

Package Size37.5 x 37.5mm (rPGA988B); 31.0 x 24.0mm (BGA1224)
Graphics and IMC Lithography22 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1224, FCPGA988

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes
Anti-Theft TechYes

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