Average Bench: 60.9% (251st of 1173)

Based on 1 user benchmark.  Device: BFEBFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ @3.8GHz
Poor: 61%Average: 60.9% Great: 61%
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Popular builds with this CPU

Above average average bench

The Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ averaged 39.1% 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

Quad Core Integer Speed 307Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 306Pts

Unknown consistency

There are too few samples to reasonably determine how consistently this CPU perfroms. This result should be interpreted with caution.

Weaknesses

Single Core Integer Speed 79.7Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 462Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1 sample)
Min Avg Max
79.7 SC Int 79.7 79.7
82.9 SC Float 82.9 82.9
81.5 SC Mixed 81.5 81.5
65.1% 81.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
307 QC Int 307 307
311 QC Float 311 311
306 QC Mixed 306 306
69.8% 308 Pts
Min Avg Max
408 MC Int 408 408
462 MC Float 462 462
444 MC Mixed 444 444
65.5% 438 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 79.7
SC Float 82.9
SC Mixed 81.5
65% 81.4 Pts
QC Int 307
QC Float 311
QC Mixed 306
70% 308 Pts
MC Int 408
MC Float 462
MC Mixed 444
66% 438 Pts

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,552,346 CPUs tested.

Typical Core™ i7-6700HQ Builds (Compare 5,015 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-16J5

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