Intel Core i7-6500U

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

Frequency: 2.50 GHz CPU Cores: 2
Turbo (1 Core): 3.10 GHz Turbo (2 Cores): 2.80 GHz
Hyperthreading: Yes Overclocking: No

Internal Graphics

GPU name: Intel Iris Graphics 520    
GPU frequency: 0.30 GHz GPU (Turbo): 1.05 GHz
Generation: 9 DirectX Version: 12.0
Execution units: 24 Max. displays: 3

Hardware codec support

h264: Decode/Encode JPEG: Decode/Encode
h265 8bit: Decode/Encode h265 10bit: No
VP8: Decode/Encode VP9: Decode
VC-1: Decode AVC: Decode/Encode

Memory & PCIe

Memory type: DDR4-2133 SO-DIMM Memory channels: 2
ECC: No
PCIe version: 3.0 PCIe lanes: 12

Encryption

AES-NI: Yes

Technical details

Socket: BGA 1356 TDP: 15W
L3-Cache: 4 MB Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Architecture: Skylake-U Technology: 14nm
Release date: Q3/2015 Market price: browse Amazon

Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4
8x 2.10 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
1.52
Intel Xeon E5-2683 v4Intel Xeon E5-2683 v4
16x 2.10 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
1.52
Intel Core i5-4330MIntel Core i5-4330M
2x 2.80 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
1.51
Intel Core i7-6500UIntel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
1.5
Intel Core i3-4360Intel Core i3-4360
2x 3.70 GHz HT
1.5
Intel Core i5-7200UIntel Core i5-7200U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
1.5
Intel Core i5-4460Intel Core i5-4460
4x 3.20 GHz (3.40 GHz)
1.49
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD Phenom II X4 920AMD Phenom II X4 920
4x 2.80 GHz
3.34
AMD A10-7870KAMD A10-7870K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
3.33
AMD A8-7670KAMD A8-7670K
4x 3.60 GHz (3.90 GHz)
3.33
Intel Core i7-6500UIntel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
3.32
AMD A10-5800KAMD A10-5800K
4x 3.80 GHz (4.20 GHz)
3.32
Intel Core i5-4300MIntel Core i5-4300M
2x 2.60 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
3.31
Intel Core i3-3225Intel Core i3-3225
2x 3.30 GHz HT
3.31
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The iGPU test uses the CPU internal graphic unit to execute OpenGL commands.

Intel Core i7-6920HQIntel Core i7-6920HQ
4x 2.90 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
32.7
Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5
4x 2.80 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
32.7
Intel Xeon E3-1535M v5Intel Xeon E3-1535M v5
4x 2.90 GHz (3.80 GHz) HT
32.7
Intel Core i7-6500UIntel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
32.3
Intel Core i5-6360UIntel Core i5-6360U
2x 2.00 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
32.3
Intel Core i7-6600UIntel Core i7-6600U
2x 2.60 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
32.3
Intel Core i7 7Y75Intel Core i7 7Y75
2x 1.30 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
32.2
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Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-4770TIntel Core i7-4770T
4x 2.50 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
134
Intel Pentium G3450Intel Pentium G3450
2x 3.40 GHz
133
Intel Xeon E5-2660 v4Intel Xeon E5-2660 v4
14x 2.00 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
133
Intel Core i7-6500UIntel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
132
AMD Epyc 7401PAMD Epyc 7401P
24x 2.00 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
132
Intel Core i5-3570Intel Core i5-3570
4x 3.40 GHz (3.80 GHz)
132
Intel Core i7-4650UIntel Core i7-4650U
2x 1.70 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
132
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Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD Phenom II X4 940AMD Phenom II X4 940
4x 3.00 GHz
304
AMD Phenom II X4 945AMD Phenom II X4 945
4x 3.00 GHz
304
AMD Phenom II X4 B95AMD Phenom II X4 B95
4x 3.00 GHz
304
Intel Core i7-6500UIntel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
302
AMD A8-3870KAMD A8-3870K
4x 3.10 GHz
302
Intel Core i7-6650UIntel Core i7-6650U
2x 2.20 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
300
Intel Core i3-4330TIntel Core i3-4330T
2x 3.00 GHz HT
297
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Passmark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

AMD FX-4200AMD FX-4200
4x 3.30 GHz
4395
AMD Phenom II X4 970AMD Phenom II X4 970
4x 3.50 GHz
4361
AMD A8-5600KAMD A8-5600K
4x 3.60 GHz (3.90 GHz)
4359
Intel Core i7-6500UIntel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
4355
Intel Core i7-5650UIntel Core i7-5650U
2x 2.20 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
4340
AMD A8-7650KAMD A8-7650K
4x 3.30 GHz (3.80 GHz)
4340
Intel Core i7-5600UIntel Core i7-5600U
2x 2.60 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
4340
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-4610MIntel Core i7-4610M
2x 3.00 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
3300
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2
6x 3.70 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
3295
Intel Core i5-6500TIntel Core i5-6500T
4x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz)
3289
Intel Core i7-6500UIntel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
3286
Intel Core i5-7200UIntel Core i5-7200U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
3270
Intel Core i3-6100TIntel Core i3-6100T
2x 3.20 GHz HT
3264
Intel Pentium G4400Intel Pentium G4400
2x 3.30 GHz
3251
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i7-5600UIntel Core i7-5600U
2x 2.60 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
6485
Intel Core i7-5650UIntel Core i7-5650U
2x 2.20 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
6485
Intel Core i3-7167UIntel Core i3-7167U
2x 2.80 GHz HT
6482
Intel Core i7-6500UIntel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
6474
Intel Core i7-6650UIntel Core i7-6650U
2x 2.20 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
6422
Intel Core i5-4340MIntel Core i5-4340M
2x 2.90 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
6420
Intel Core i3-4130Intel Core i3-4130
2x 3.50 GHz HT
6379
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