Average Bench: 67.9% (332nd of 1255)

Based on 17,447 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000506E3, , 0000000000000000, 0FABFBFF000506E3, 1FABFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6820HQ CPU @ 2.70GHz
Poor: 53%Average: 67.9% Great: 76%
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-6820HQ averaged 32.1% 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 79.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 90.9Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-6820HQ is 23.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-6820HQ performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 451Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 449Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 17,447 samples)
Min Avg Max
64.6 Memory 79.6 88.4
49.5 1-Core 90.9 109
102 2-Core 174 204
68.3% 115 Pts
Min Avg Max
176 4-Core 306 376
245 8-Core 449 528
48.7% 377 Pts
Min Avg Max
224 64-Core 451 529
30.3% 451 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.9
1-Core 86.9
2-Core 194
70% 121 Pts
4-Core 383
8-Core 521
59% 452 Pts
64-Core 532
36% 532 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.6
1-Core 104
2-Core 189
76% 128 Pts
4-Core 338
8-Core 515
55% 426 Pts
64-Core 521
35% 521 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.7
1-Core 109
2-Core 207
77% 133 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 499
57% 437 Pts
64-Core 508
34% 508 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.7
1-Core 107
2-Core 190
76% 127 Pts
4-Core 327
8-Core 520
54% 424 Pts
64-Core 521
35% 521 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.8
1-Core 99
2-Core 189
72% 123 Pts
4-Core 350
8-Core 489
54% 419 Pts
64-Core 489
33% 489 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.7
1-Core 87.5
2-Core 172
68% 113 Pts
4-Core 278
8-Core 422
45% 350 Pts
64-Core 436
29% 436 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.1
1-Core 63.2
2-Core 162
61% 102 Pts
4-Core 273
8-Core 417
44% 345 Pts
64-Core 428
29% 428 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 30,499,533 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-6820HQ Builds (Compare 2,836 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

System: Dell Precision 5510

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-6820HQ Processor (8M Cache, up to 3.60 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ3'15
Processor Numberi7-6820HQ
# 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$378.00
Clock Speed2.7 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.6 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Max TDP45 W
Product BriefLink

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 530
Graphics Base Frequency350 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 Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 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 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
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
Small Business AdvantageYes
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes

Package

Package Size42mm x 28mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography14 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1440

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

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Good

6 days ago.

Por el precio, no vale la pena, mejor el 4910 QM, aunque en los graficos si lo supera ampliamente.


Excellent

16 months ago.

Very good choice for everyday work with virtualization, lot of tab in chrome and lot of spreadsheets.


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