Average Bench: 59% (252nd of 1206)

Based on 14,483 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000506E3, , 0000000000000000, 0FABFBFF000506E3, 1FABFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6820HQ CPU @ 2.70GHz
Poor: 44%Average: 59% Great: 69%
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i7-6820HQ averaged 40.9% 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 92.7Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 178Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-6820HQ is 24.5%. 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 463Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 462Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 14,483 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.4 1-Core 92.7 109
133 2-Core 178 206
64% 135 Pts
Min Avg Max
205 4-Core 314 380
240 8-Core 462 532
50% 388 Pts
Min Avg Max
200 64-Core 463 534
31.1% 463 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 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 101
2-Core 192
70% 147 Pts
4-Core 391
8-Core 520
60% 455 Pts
64-Core 519
35% 519 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 98.6
2-Core 192
69% 145 Pts
4-Core 388
8-Core 490
58% 439 Pts
64-Core 513
34% 513 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 104
2-Core 194
71% 149 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 536
58% 448 Pts
64-Core 531
36% 531 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 99.9
2-Core 188
68% 144 Pts
4-Core 364
8-Core 538
58% 451 Pts
64-Core 537
36% 537 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 100
2-Core 162
64% 131 Pts
4-Core 320
8-Core 462
50% 391 Pts
64-Core 479
32% 479 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 73.9
2-Core 195
60% 134 Pts
4-Core 327
8-Core 470
52% 399 Pts
64-Core 475
32% 475 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 91.1
2-Core 138
56% 114 Pts
4-Core 282
8-Core 444
46% 364 Pts
64-Core 448
30% 448 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
1-Core 83.6
2-Core 165
59% 124 Pts
4-Core 287
8-Core 448
47% 368 Pts
64-Core 458
31% 458 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 24.6
2-Core 48.3
17% 36.5 Pts
4-Core 85.9
8-Core 127
14% 106 Pts
64-Core 121
8% 121 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 23,934,581 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-6820HQ Builds (Compare 2,363 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

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

7 months ago.

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


Excellent

11 months ago.

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


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