Intel Core i7-5557U Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i7-5557U has 2 cores with 4 threads and is based on the 5. gen of the Intel Core i7 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the BGA 1168 socket and was released in Q1/2015.
Intel Core i7-5557U

CPU lineageCPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the Intel Core i7-5557U. 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 i7-5557U.

Name: Intel Core i7-5557U
Family: Intel Core i7
CPU group: Intel Core i 5000U
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 5
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency

In addition to the number of CPU cores and threads, you can see here whether the Intel Core i7-5557U 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: 2 / 4
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 2x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 3.10 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 3.40 GHz
Turbo Frequency (2 Cores): 3.40 GHz

Internal GraphicsInternal Graphics

The Intel Core i7-5557U 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 Graphics 6100
GPU frequency: 0.30 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.10 GHz
Execution units: 48
Shader: 384
Max. GPU Memory: 16 GB
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 8
Direct X: 11.2
Technology: 14 nm
Release date: Q1/2015

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

Memory & PCIeMemory & 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: DDR3-1866
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 2
Bandwidth: --
ECC: No
PCIe: 2.0 x 12
AES-NI: Yes

Thermal ManagementThermal 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): 28 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Technical detailsTechnical details

Here you will find information on the size of the level 2 and level 3 cache of the Intel Core i7-5557U 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.

Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 4.00 MB
Architecture: Broadwell U
Documents: --
Technology: 14 nm
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Socket: BGA 1168
Release date: Q1/2015
Part Number: --
Operating systems: Windows 10, Linux

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i7-5557U 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.

Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 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.

Apple A10X Fusion Apple A10X Fusion
6C 6T @ 2.36 GHz
837
Intel Core i7-4578U Intel Core i7-4578U
2C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
837
Intel Core i7-3960X Intel Core i7-3960X
6C 12T @ 3.30 GHz
836
Intel Core i7-5557U Intel Core i7-5557U
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
834
AMD Ryzen 5 2600H AMD Ryzen 5 2600H
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
834
Intel Core i5-8305G Intel Core i5-8305G
4C 8T @ 2.80 GHz
834
Intel Core i3-8100T Intel Core i3-8100T
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
833
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 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.

Samsung Exynos 880 Samsung Exynos 880
8C 8T @ 2.00 GHz
1830
Intel Core i7-860S Intel Core i7-860S
4C 8T @ 2.53 GHz
1828
AMD A12-9800 AMD A12-9800
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
1827
Intel Core i7-5557U Intel Core i7-5557U
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
1823
MediaTek Dimensity 810 MediaTek Dimensity 810
8C 8T @ 2.00 GHz
1823
AMD Athlon Gold 3150U AMD Athlon Gold 3150U
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
1822
Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G
8C 8T @ 2.40 GHz
1814
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



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.

Intel Core i3-12300HE Intel Core i3-12300HE
Intel UHD Graphics 11th Gen (48 EU) @ 1.15 GHz
883
Intel Pentium Silver N6000 Intel Pentium Silver N6000
Intel UHD Graphics 32 EUs (Jasper Lake) @ 0.85 GHz
870
Intel Core i7-4770R Intel Core i7-4770R
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 5200 @ 1.35 GHz
864
Intel Core i7-5557U Intel Core i7-5557U
Intel Iris Graphics 6100 @ 1.10 GHz
845
Intel Core i3-1120G4 Intel Core i3-1120G4
Intel UHD Graphics (Tiger Lake G4) @ 1.10 GHz
845
Intel Core i3-1110G4 Intel Core i3-1110G4
Intel UHD Graphics (Tiger Lake G4) @ 1.10 GHz
845
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U
AMD Radeon Vega 6 Graphics @ 1.10 GHz
845
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 Pentium Gold G5500T Intel Pentium Gold G5500T
2C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
4781
AMD FX-4170 AMD FX-4170
4C 4T @ 4.20 GHz
4770
Intel Core i3-6100T Intel Core i3-6100T
2C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
4767
Intel Core i7-5557U Intel Core i7-5557U
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
4760
Intel Core i7-4558U Intel Core i7-4558U
2C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
4749
AMD Athlon PRO 300U AMD Athlon PRO 300U
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
4748
AMD FX-4150 AMD FX-4150
4C 4T @ 3.90 GHz
4748
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 i5-4570 Intel Core i5-4570
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
140
Intel Core i5-4570S Intel Core i5-4570S
4C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
140
Intel Xeon E3-1225 v3 Intel Xeon E3-1225 v3
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
140
Intel Core i7-5557U Intel Core i7-5557U
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
139
AMD Athlon 3000G AMD Athlon 3000G
2C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
139
Intel Core i3-8121U Intel Core i3-8121U
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
139
Intel Core i5-8400T Intel Core i5-8400T
6C 6T @ 1.70 GHz
139
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 Phenom II X4 975 AMD Phenom II X4 975
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
362
Intel Core i5-7260U Intel Core i5-7260U
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
362
Intel Core i5-4590T Intel Core i5-4590T
4C 4T @ 2.00 GHz
361
Intel Core i7-5557U Intel Core i7-5557U
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
360
AMD Ryzen Embedded R1505G AMD Ryzen Embedded R1505G
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
360
AMD Athlon 200GE AMD Athlon 200GE
2C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
360
AMD Athlon Gold 3150U AMD Athlon Gold 3150U
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
359
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 Core i3-8300T Intel Core i3-8300T
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
3408
Intel Xeon E5-2630L v4 Intel Xeon E5-2630L v4
10C 20T @ 1.80 GHz
3407
AMD Athlon 200GE AMD Athlon 200GE
2C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
3400
Intel Core i7-5557U Intel Core i7-5557U
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
3393
Intel Core i7-4712HQ Intel Core i7-4712HQ
4C 8T @ 2.30 GHz
3388
Intel Core i7-6950X Intel Core i7-6950X
10C 20T @ 3.00 GHz
3387
Intel Core i7-6560U Intel Core i7-6560U
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
3381
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.

Intel Core i3-4360T Intel Core i3-4360T
2C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
7158
Intel Core i3-6300T Intel Core i3-6300T
2C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
7145
Intel Core i5-6267U Intel Core i5-6267U
2C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
7128
Intel Core i7-5557U Intel Core i7-5557U
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
7113
Intel Xeon X3440 Intel Xeon X3440
4C 8T @ 2.53 GHz
7107
Intel Core i3-8145U Intel Core i3-8145U
2C 4T @ 2.10 GHz
7086
Intel Core i3-8130U Intel Core i3-8130U
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
7070
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 i5-4590 Intel Core i5-4590
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
1.62
Intel Core i7-4810MQ Intel Core i7-4810MQ
4C 8T @ 2.80 GHz
1.62
Intel Xeon E3-1265L v3 Intel Xeon E3-1265L v3
4C 8T @ 2.50 GHz
1.62
Intel Core i7-5557U Intel Core i7-5557U
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
1.62
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4C 8T @ 2.60 GHz
1.61
Intel Core i7-6950X Intel Core i7-6950X
10C 20T @ 3.00 GHz
1.61
Intel Core i3-8130U Intel Core i3-8130U
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
1.61
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 i3-4340 Intel Core i3-4340
2C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
3.91
Intel Core i3-4160 Intel Core i3-4160
2C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
3.9
Intel Core i5-760 Intel Core i5-760
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
3.9
Intel Core i7-5557U Intel Core i7-5557U
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
3.89
AMD Athlon II X4 760K AMD Athlon II X4 760K
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
3.88
Intel Pentium G4560T Intel Pentium G4560T
2C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
3.83
AMD Phenom II X4 B97 AMD Phenom II X4 B97
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
3.82
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



Leaderboards

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