Intel Core i7-6500U - Benchmark and Specs

Intel Core i7-6500U

CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency

Frequency: 2.50 GHz CPU Cores: 2
Turbo (1 Core): 3.10 GHz CPU Threads: 4
Turbo (2 Cores): 2.80 GHz
Hyperthreading: Yes Overclocking: No

Internal GraphicsInternal Graphics

GPU name: Intel HD Graphics 520
GPU frequency: 0.30 GHz GPU (Turbo): 1.05 GHz
Generation: 9 DirectX Version: 12
Execution units: 24 Shader: 192
Max. Memory: 32 GB Max. displays: 3
Technology: 14 nm Release date: Q3/2015

Hardware codec supportHardware codec support

h264: Decode / Encode
JPEG: Decode / Encode
h265 8bit: Decode / Encode
h265 10bit: Decode
VP8: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode
VC-1: Decode
AVC: Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe

Memory type: DDR3L-1600 SO-DIMM
DDR4-2133 SO-DIMM
LPDDR3-1866
Max. Memory: 32 GB
Memory channels: 2 ECC: No
PCIe version: 3.0 PCIe lanes: 12

EncryptionEncryption

AES-NI: Yes

Thermal ManagementThermal Management

TDP: 15 W Tjunction max. --
TDP up: -- TDP down: --

Technical detailsTechnical details

L3-Cache: 4.00 MB Technology: 14 nm
Architecture: Skylake-U Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Socket: BGA 1356
Release date: Q3/2015 Market price: browse Amazon

Devices using this processorDevices using this processor

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Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 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 i7-3770K Intel Core i7-3770K
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
286
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Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2 Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2
4x 3.70 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
284
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Intel Xeon Silver 4116 Intel Xeon Silver 4116
12x 2.10 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
284
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Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
282
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AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650U AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650U
6x 2.10 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
282
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Intel Core i5-6200U Intel Core i5-6200U
2x 2.30 GHz (2.80 GHz) HT
282
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Intel Core i5-5300U Intel Core i5-5300U
2x 2.30 GHz (2.90 GHz) HT
280
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Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 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.

Intel Core i5-6200U Intel Core i5-6200U
2x 2.30 GHz (2.80 GHz) HT
735
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AMD Phenom II X4 965 AMD Phenom II X4 965
4x 3.40 GHz
706
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Intel Core i5-5257U Intel Core i5-5257U
2x 2.70 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
706
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Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
699
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Intel Core 2 Quad Q9300 Intel Core 2 Quad Q9300
4x 2.50 GHz (2.50 GHz)
693
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Intel Core i7-7600U Intel Core i7-7600U
2x 2.80 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
690
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AMD Athlon II X4 860K AMD Athlon II X4 860K
4x 3.70 GHz (4.00 GHz)
670
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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 Pentium G3450 Intel Pentium G3450
2x 3.40 GHz
133
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Intel Pentium Gold G5400T Intel Pentium Gold G5400T
2x 3.10 GHz HT
133
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Intel Xeon E5-2660 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2660 v4
14x 2.00 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
133
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Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
132
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Intel Core i5-8210Y Intel Core i5-8210Y
2x 1.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
132
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Intel Core i3-8100T Intel Core i3-8100T
4x 3.10 GHz
132
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Intel Celeron G4900 Intel Celeron G4900
2x 3.10 GHz
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 940 AMD Phenom II X4 940
4x 3.00 GHz
304
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AMD Phenom II X4 945 AMD Phenom II X4 945
4x 3.00 GHz
304
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AMD Phenom II X4 B95 AMD Phenom II X4 B95
4x 3.00 GHz
304
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Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
302
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Intel Pentium Silver J5005 Intel Pentium Silver J5005
4x 1.50 GHz (2.80 GHz)
302
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AMD A8-3870K AMD A8-3870K
4x 3.10 GHz
302
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Intel Core i7-6650U Intel Core i7-6650U
2x 2.20 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
300
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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 i7-5700HQ Intel Core i7-5700HQ
Intel HD Graphics 5600 @ 1.05 GHz
403
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Intel Pentium G4500 Intel Pentium G4500
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.05 GHz
403
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Intel Pentium G4520 Intel Pentium G4520
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.05 GHz
403
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Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
Intel HD Graphics 520 @ 1.05 GHz
403
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Intel Core i3-9100TE Intel Core i3-9100TE
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.05 GHz
403
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Intel Core i3-9100E Intel Core i3-9100E
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.05 GHz
403
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Intel Core i3-8100B Intel Core i3-8100B
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.05 GHz
403
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Blender 2.81 (bmw27)

Blender is a free 3D graphics software for rendering (creating) 3D bodies, which can also be textured and animated in the software. The Blender benchmark creates predefined scenes and measures the time (s) required for the entire scene. The shorter the time required, the better. We selected "bmw27" as the benchmark scene.

Intel Core i7-6567U Intel Core i7-6567U
2x 3.30 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
971.9
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Intel Core i3-4130 Intel Core i3-4130
2x 3.40 GHz HT
1017.8
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Intel Pentium G4620 Intel Pentium G4620
2x 3.70 GHz HT
1080.6
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Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
1156.4
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Intel Core i7-7600U Intel Core i7-7600U
2x 2.80 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
1167.3
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Intel Core i5-6300U Intel Core i5-6300U
2x 2.40 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
1179.4
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Intel Core i5-7200U Intel Core i5-7200U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
1232.5
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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 i7-4610M Intel Core i7-4610M
2x 3.00 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
3300
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Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2
6x 3.70 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
3295
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Intel Core i5-6500T Intel Core i5-6500T
4x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz)
3289
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Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
3286
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Intel Core i5-7Y57 Intel Core i5-7Y57
2x 1.20 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
3278
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Intel Pentium Gold G5500T Intel Pentium Gold G5500T
2x 3.20 GHz HT
3277
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Intel Core i7-4870HQ Intel Core i7-4870HQ
4x 2.50 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
3276
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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 i7-5600U Intel Core i7-5600U
2x 2.60 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
6485
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Intel Core i7-5650U Intel Core i7-5650U
2x 2.20 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
6485
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Intel Core i3-7167U Intel Core i3-7167U
2x 2.80 GHz HT
6482
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Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
6474
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Intel Core i7-6650U Intel Core i7-6650U
2x 2.20 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
6422
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Intel Core i5-4340M Intel Core i5-4340M
2x 2.90 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
6420
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Intel Core i3-4130 Intel Core i3-4130
2x 3.40 GHz HT
6379
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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 i5-3470 Intel Core i5-3470
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
1.51
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Intel Core i5-4330M Intel Core i5-4330M
2x 2.80 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
1.51
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Intel Core i7-7Y75 Intel Core i7-7Y75
2x 1.30 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
1.51
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Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
1.5
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AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 2300U AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 2300U
4x 2.00 GHz (3.40 GHz)
1.5
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AMD Ryzen 3 2300U AMD Ryzen 3 2300U
4x 2.00 GHz (3.40 GHz)
1.5
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Intel Core i5-7200U Intel Core i5-7200U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
1.5
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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 820 AMD Phenom II X4 820
4x 2.80 GHz
3.34
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AMD A10-7870K AMD A10-7870K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
3.33
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AMD A8-7670K AMD A8-7670K
4x 3.60 GHz (3.90 GHz)
3.33
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Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
3.32
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AMD A10-5800K AMD A10-5800K
4x 3.80 GHz (4.20 GHz)
3.32
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Intel Core i7-5500U Intel Core i7-5500U
2x 2.40 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
3.31
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Intel Core i7-5550U Intel Core i7-5550U
2x 2.00 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
3.31
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL)

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

AMD FX-4200 AMD FX-4200
4x 3.30 GHz
4395
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AMD Phenom II X4 970 AMD Phenom II X4 970
4x 3.50 GHz
4361
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AMD A8-5600K AMD A8-5600K
4x 3.60 GHz (3.90 GHz)
4359
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Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
2x 2.50 GHz (3.10 GHz) HT
4355
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Intel Core i5-4308U Intel Core i5-4308U
2x 2.80 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
4355
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AMD A8-7650K AMD A8-7650K
4x 3.30 GHz (3.80 GHz)
4340
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Intel Core i7-5600U Intel Core i7-5600U
2x 2.60 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
4340
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