Average Bench: 30% (575th of 1182)

Based on 8,823 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000206A7, , 0FABFBFF000206A7, 1FABFBFF000206A7 Models: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2620M CPU @ 2.70GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2620M CPU @ 2.50GHz
Poor: 11%Average: 30% Great: 36%
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Core i7-2620M averaged 69.9% 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 71.9Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 124Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-2620M is 25.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-2620M performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 182Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 181Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,823 samples)
Min Avg Max
20.2 1-Core 71.9 88.6
37.7 2-Core 124 161
47.2% 97.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
53.3 4-Core 179 216
53.8 8-Core 181 216
24.5% 180 Pts
Min Avg Max
52.4 64-Core 182 216
12.2% 182 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 87.6
2-Core 158
59% 123 Pts
4-Core 213
8-Core 214
29% 213 Pts
64-Core 209
14% 209 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 86.8
2-Core 145
56% 116 Pts
4-Core 213
8-Core 216
29% 214 Pts
64-Core 214
14% 214 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 86.9
2-Core 145
56% 116 Pts
4-Core 209
8-Core 213
29% 211 Pts
64-Core 212
14% 212 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 82.4
2-Core 135
53% 109 Pts
4-Core 206
8-Core 211
28% 208 Pts
64-Core 210
14% 210 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
1-Core 69.3
2-Core 118
45% 93.5 Pts
4-Core 180
8-Core 181
25% 180 Pts
64-Core 178
12% 178 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 51.4
2-Core 85.2
33% 68.3 Pts
4-Core 126
8-Core 127
17% 126 Pts
64-Core 128
9% 128 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 1.9 GHz (avg)
1-Core 22.2
2-Core 37.8
14% 30 Pts
4-Core 105
8-Core 212
20% 159 Pts
64-Core 212
14% 212 Pts
N/A, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 29.8
2-Core 48.7
19% 39.2 Pts
4-Core 71.3
8-Core 95.9
11% 83.6 Pts
64-Core 73.3
5% 73.3 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,258,063 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-2620M Builds (Compare 5,485 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard

System: Dell Latitude E6420

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-2620M Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz)
Code NameSandy Bridge
Launch DateQ1'11
Processor Numberi7-2620M
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache4 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.7 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.4 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP35 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 3000
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.3 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Macrovision License RequiredNo

Memory

Max Memory Size16 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1066/1333
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth21.3 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

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 Size37.5mm x 37.5mm (rPGA988B); 31mm x 24mm (BGA1023)
Graphics and IMC Lithography32 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1023, PPGA988

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes
Anti-Theft TechYes

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