Average Bench: 55.7% (216th of 1182)

Based on 12,726 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000506E3, , 0000000000000000, 0FABFBFF000506E3, 1FABFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6820HQ CPU @ 2.70GHz
Poor: 40%Average: 55.7% Great: 66%
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i7-6820HQ averaged 44.3% 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 92.3Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 177Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-6820HQ is 26%. 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 471Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 465Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,726 samples)
Min Avg Max
63.9 1-Core 92.3 109
129 2-Core 177 205
63.7% 134 Pts
Min Avg Max
223 4-Core 313 378
305 8-Core 465 532
50.1% 389 Pts
Min Avg Max
313 64-Core 471 535
31.6% 471 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 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 105
2-Core 206
73% 155 Pts
4-Core 344
8-Core 517
55% 430 Pts
64-Core 516
35% 516 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 104
2-Core 197
71% 150 Pts
4-Core 336
8-Core 524
55% 430 Pts
64-Core 510
34% 510 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 96.3
2-Core 195
68% 146 Pts
4-Core 325
8-Core 446
50% 385 Pts
64-Core 440
30% 440 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
1-Core 98
2-Core 181
67% 140 Pts
4-Core 320
8-Core 466
51% 393 Pts
64-Core 474
32% 474 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 85.7
2-Core 201
66% 144 Pts
4-Core 314
8-Core 534
54% 424 Pts
64-Core 533
36% 533 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 86.4
2-Core 172
61% 129 Pts
4-Core 319
8-Core 450
50% 384 Pts
64-Core 457
31% 457 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 77.5
2-Core 156
55% 117 Pts
4-Core 269
8-Core 421
44% 345 Pts
64-Core 486
33% 486 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,438,481 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-6820HQ Builds (Compare 1,924 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

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

1 month ago.

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


Excellent

5 months ago.

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


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