Intel Core i5-6685R Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i5-6685R has 4 cores with 4 threads and is based on the 6. gen of the Intel Core i5 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the BGA 1440 socket and was released in Q2/2016.
Intel Core i5-6685R

CPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the Intel Core i5-6685R. Here you can see if it is a desktop processor or a mobile processor or which processor may be the successor of the Intel Core i5-6685R.

Name: Intel Core i5-6685R
Family: Intel Core i5
CPU group: Intel Core i 6000
Segment: Desktop / Server
Generation: 6
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

In addition to the number of CPU cores and threads, you can see here whether the Intel Core i5-6685R can be overclocked. You will also find the clock frequencies of the processor (single-core and multi-core) here. The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor.

CPU Cores / Threads: 4 / 4
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 4x
Hyperthreading / SMT: No
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 3.20 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 3.80 GHz
Turbo Frequency (4 Cores): 3.40 GHz

Internal Graphics

The Intel Core i5-6685R has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die. A processor with integrated graphics is also called APU (Accelerated Processing Unit).

GPU name: Intel Iris Pro Graphics 580
GPU frequency: 0.35 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.15 GHz
Execution units: 72
Shader: 576
Max. GPU Memory: 32 GB
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 9
Direct X: 12.0
Technology: 14 nm
Release date: Q3/2015

Hardware codec support

A photo or video codec that is accelerated in hardware can greatly accelerate the working speed of a processor and extend the battery life of notebooks or smartphones when playing videos.

h265 / HEVC (8 bit): Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): Decode
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode
AV1: No
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIe

The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the processor. The memory bandwidth depends on several factors and is given in gigabytes per second.

Memory type: DDR4-2133 SO-DIMM
Max. Memory: 64 GB
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
Bandwidth: 34.1 GB/s
ECC: No
PCIe: 3.0 x 16
AES-NI: Yes

Thermal Management

The Thermal Design Power (TDP for short) specifies the necessary cooling solution to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually only gives a rough idea of the real consumption of a CPU.

TDP (PL1): 65 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Technical details

Here you will find information on the size of the level 2 and level 3 cache of the Intel Core i5-6685R as well as a list of the processors ISA extensions. We have documented the architecture and the manufacturing technology for you as well as the release date.

Technology: 14 nm
Chip design: Monolithic
Socket: BGA 1440
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 6.00 MB
Architecture: Skylake S
Operating systems: Windows 10, Linux
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
Release date: Q2/2016
Release price: --
Part Number: --
Documents: Technical data sheet

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i5-6685R have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.


iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

AMD Ryzen 5 4680U AMD Ryzen 5 4680U
AMD Radeon 7 Graphics (Renoir) @ 1.50 GHz
1343
AMD Ryzen Embedded R2544 AMD Ryzen Embedded R2544
AMD Radeon Vega 8 Graphics @ 1.30 GHz
1331
Intel Core i7-6785R Intel Core i7-6785R
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 580 @ 1.15 GHz
1325
Intel Core i5-6685R Intel Core i5-6685R
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 580 @ 1.15 GHz
1325
AMD Ryzen 3 5300GE AMD Ryzen 3 5300GE
AMD Radeon 6 Graphics (Renoir) @ 1.70 GHz
1306
AMD Ryzen 3 5300G AMD Ryzen 3 5300G
AMD Radeon 6 Graphics (Renoir) @ 1.70 GHz
1306
AMD Ryzen 3 4300G AMD Ryzen 3 4300G
AMD Radeon 6 Graphics (Renoir) @ 1.70 GHz
1306
Show all iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS) results



Estimated results for 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.

Intel Core i5-7400 Intel Core i5-7400
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
7217
Intel Xeon E3-1220 v6 Intel Xeon E3-1220 v6
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
7217
Intel Core i3-8300T Intel Core i3-8300T
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
7213
Intel Core i5-6685R Intel Core i5-6685R
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
7194
AMD Ryzen 3 3200G AMD Ryzen 3 3200G
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
7179
Intel Xeon E3-1240L v5 Intel Xeon E3-1240L v5
4C 8T @ 2.40 GHz
7157
Intel Core i5-6600T Intel Core i5-6600T
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
7082
Show all Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark results



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 i5-7600T Intel Core i5-7600T
4C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
157
Intel Core i7-5950HQ Intel Core i7-5950HQ
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
157
Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5
4C 8T @ 3.70 GHz
157
Intel Core i5-6685R Intel Core i5-6685R
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
156
Intel Core i5-8600T Intel Core i5-8600T
6C 6T @ 3.70 GHz
156
Intel Core i3-6300 Intel Core i3-6300
2C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
156
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2400G AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2400G
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
155
Show all Cinebench R15 (Single-Core) results



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 Ryzen 3 PRO 1300 AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 1300
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
602
AMD Ryzen 5 2400GE AMD Ryzen 5 2400GE
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
601
Intel Core i5-6600K Intel Core i5-6600K
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
600
Intel Core i5-6685R Intel Core i5-6685R
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
597
Intel Core i5-6600 Intel Core i5-6600
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
597
Intel Core i7-4712MQ Intel Core i7-4712MQ
4C 8T @ 2.30 GHz
596
Intel Core i5-7440HQ Intel Core i5-7440HQ
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
594
Show all Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core) results



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 Xeon E3-1505M v6 Intel Xeon E3-1505M v6
4C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
4046
Intel Core i5-8305G Intel Core i5-8305G
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
4039
Intel Core i7-7700HQ Intel Core i7-7700HQ
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
4039
Intel Core i5-6685R Intel Core i5-6685R
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
4037
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 1300 AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 1300
4C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
4029
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 1500 AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 1500
4C 8T @ 3.70 GHz
4029
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X
8C 16T @ 3.70 GHz
4029
Show all Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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.

Google Tensor Google Tensor
8C 8T @ 2.25 GHz
12594
Intel Core i7-4870HQ Intel Core i7-4870HQ
4C 8T @ 2.50 GHz
12586
Intel Core i7-4712HQ Intel Core i7-4712HQ
4C 8T @ 2.30 GHz
12568
Intel Core i5-6685R Intel Core i5-6685R
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
12544
Intel Core i3-8300 Intel Core i3-8300
4C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
12532
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 2700U AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 2700U
4C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
12528
AMD Ryzen 7 2700U AMD Ryzen 7 2700U
4C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
12528
Show all Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



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 Core i7-4960X Intel Core i7-4960X
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
1.82
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1650 v3
6C 12T @ 3.80 GHz
1.82
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
1.82
Intel Core i5-6685R Intel Core i5-6685R
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
1.81
Intel Core i5-8259U Intel Core i5-8259U
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
1.81
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 AMD Ryzen 5 1600
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
1.81
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 1600 AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 1600
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
1.81
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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.

Intel Core i7-4940MX Intel Core i7-4940MX
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
6.72
Intel Core i7-4930MX Intel Core i7-4930MX
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
6.71
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 1300 AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 1300
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
6.7
Intel Core i5-6685R Intel Core i5-6685R
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
6.63
Intel Core i5-7440HQ Intel Core i5-7440HQ
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
6.6
Intel Core i7-4750HQ Intel Core i7-4750HQ
4C 8T @ 2.80 GHz
6.6
Intel Core i3-8100 Intel Core i3-8100
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
6.55
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



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