Intel Core i7-6820HK Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i7-6820HK has 4 cores with 8 threads and is based on the 6. gen of the Intel Core i7 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the BGA 1440 socket and was released in Q3/2015.
Intel Core i7-6820HK

CPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the Intel Core i7-6820HK. 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 i7-6820HK.

Name: Intel Core i7-6820HK
Family: Intel Core i7
CPU group: Intel Core i 6000H
Segment: Mobile
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 i7-6820HK 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 / 8
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 4x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: Yes
Frequency: 2.70 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 3.60 GHz
Turbo Frequency (4 Cores): 3.20 GHz

Internal Graphics

The Intel Core i7-6820HK 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 HD Graphics 530
GPU frequency: 0.35 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.05 GHz
Execution units: 24
Shader: 192
Max. GPU Memory: 32 GB
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 9
Direct X: 12
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 20
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 / PBP): 45 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 i7-6820HK 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: 8.00 MB
Architecture: Skylake H
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: Q3/2015
Release price: --
Part Number: --
Documents: Technical data sheet

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i7-6820HK 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.

Intel Core i5-7360U Intel Core i5-7360U
2C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
903
Samsung Exynos 1080 Samsung Exynos 1080
8C 8T @ 2.80 GHz
903
Intel Core i5-6500 Intel Core i5-6500
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
902
Intel Core i7-6820HK Intel Core i7-6820HK
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
901
Intel Xeon E3-1226 v3 Intel Xeon E3-1226 v3
4C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
901
Intel Core i3-6100 Intel Core i3-6100
2C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
901
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X
8C 16T @ 3.70 GHz
899
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.

Intel Core i7-8705G Intel Core i7-8705G
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
3611
Intel Core i5-8400T Intel Core i5-8400T
6C 6T @ 2.80 GHz
3607
Samsung Exynos 2200 Samsung Exynos 2200
8C 8T @ 2.80 GHz
3586
Intel Core i7-6820HK Intel Core i7-6820HK
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
3577
Intel Core i7-6770HQ Intel Core i7-6770HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
3563
Intel Core i7-10510U Intel Core i7-10510U
4C 8T @ 3.70 GHz
3562
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
3551
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core)

The CPU-Z benchmark measures a processor's performance by measuring the time it takes the system to complete all benchmark calculations. The faster the benchmark is completed, the higher the score.

Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2 Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2
4C 8T @ 3.70 GHz
1829
Intel Core i7-3770 Intel Core i7-3770
4C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
1828
Intel Core i5-8350U Intel Core i5-8350U
4C 8T @ 1.70 GHz
1821
Intel Core i7-6820HK Intel Core i7-6820HK
4C 8T @ 2.70 GHz
1802
Intel Core i5-7600K Intel Core i5-7600K
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
1794
Intel Core i7-3940XM Intel Core i7-3940XM
4C 8T @ 3.00 GHz
1790
Intel Core i3-8350K Intel Core i3-8350K
4C 4T @ 4.00 GHz
1781
Show all CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (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 i7-5700HQ Intel Core i7-5700HQ
Intel HD Graphics 5600 @ 1.05 GHz
403
Intel Pentium G4500 Intel Pentium G4500
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.05 GHz
403
Intel Pentium G4520 Intel Pentium G4520
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.05 GHz
403
Intel Core i7-6820HK Intel Core i7-6820HK
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.05 GHz
403
Intel Core i5-10200H Intel Core i5-10200H
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.05 GHz
403
Intel Core i5-10500H Intel Core i5-10500H
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.05 GHz
403
Intel Core i3-9100TE Intel Core i3-9100TE
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.05 GHz
403
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 i7-6700T Intel Core i7-6700T
4C 8T @ 3.00 GHz
8289
Intel Core i7-5850EQ Intel Core i7-5850EQ
4C 8T @ 3.00 GHz
8271
Intel Core i5-6600 Intel Core i5-6600
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
8253
Intel Core i7-6820HK Intel Core i7-6820HK
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
8236
Intel Core i7-6820HQ Intel Core i7-6820HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
8236
Intel Core i7-6770HQ Intel Core i7-6770HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
8216
Intel Core i7-6700HQ Intel Core i7-6700HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
8216
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 Xeon E3-1270 v3 Intel Xeon E3-1270 v3
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
153
Intel Xeon E3-1275 v3 Intel Xeon E3-1275 v3
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
153
Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2 Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
153
Intel Core i7-6820HK Intel Core i7-6820HK
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
152
AMD Ryzen 7 2700E AMD Ryzen 7 2700E
8C 16T @ 4.00 GHz
152
Intel Core i7-6950X Intel Core i7-6950X
10C 20T @ 3.50 GHz
152
Intel Pentium Gold G5400 Intel Pentium Gold G5400
2C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
152
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 FX-9370 AMD FX-9370
8C 8T @ 4.70 GHz
699
Intel Core i5-8400T Intel Core i5-8400T
6C 6T @ 2.80 GHz
696
Intel Core i7-4980HQ Intel Core i7-4980HQ
4C 8T @ 2.80 GHz
695
Intel Core i7-6820HK Intel Core i7-6820HK
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
694
Intel Core i7-6820HQ Intel Core i7-6820HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
694
Intel Core i7-6770HQ Intel Core i7-6770HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
692
Intel Core i7-6700HQ Intel Core i7-6700HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
692
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 i7-4770K Intel Core i7-4770K
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
3813
AMD Ryzen 3 2300U AMD Ryzen 3 2300U
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
3812
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 2300U AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 2300U
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
3812
Intel Core i7-6820HK Intel Core i7-6820HK
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
3800
Intel Core i7-6820HQ Intel Core i7-6820HQ
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
3800
Intel Pentium Gold G5400 Intel Pentium Gold G5400
2C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
3789
Intel Pentium G4620 Intel Pentium G4620
2C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
3789
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 Xeon E3-1240 v3 Intel Xeon E3-1240 v3
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
13750
Intel Xeon E3-1245 v3 Intel Xeon E3-1245 v3
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
13750
Intel Core i7-5700HQ Intel Core i7-5700HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
13734
Intel Core i7-6820HK Intel Core i7-6820HK
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
13643
Intel Core i7-6820HQ Intel Core i7-6820HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
13643
Intel Core i7-6770HQ Intel Core i7-6770HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
13611
Intel Core i7-6700HQ Intel Core i7-6700HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
13611
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 i7-4940MX Intel Core i7-4940MX
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
1.74
Intel Core i7-5950HQ Intel Core i7-5950HQ
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
1.74
Intel Pentium G4520 Intel Pentium G4520
2C 2T @ 3.60 GHz
1.74
Intel Core i7-6820HK Intel Core i7-6820HK
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
1.74
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2400G AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2400G
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
1.73
Intel Core i5-8400T Intel Core i5-8400T
6C 6T @ 3.30 GHz
1.73
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
1.73
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 Xeon E5-2620 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2620 v2
6C 12T @ 2.30 GHz
7.6
Intel Xeon E3-1265L v3 Intel Xeon E3-1265L v3
4C 8T @ 3.70 GHz
7.59
Intel Xeon E5-2623 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2623 v4
4C 8T @ 2.90 GHz
7.58
Intel Core i7-6820HK Intel Core i7-6820HK
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
7.55
Intel Core i7-6820HQ Intel Core i7-6820HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
7.55
Intel Core i7-6770HQ Intel Core i7-6770HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
7.53
Intel Core i7-6700HQ Intel Core i7-6700HQ
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
7.53
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



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
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.05 GHz
32.7
Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5
Intel HD Graphics P530 @ 1.05 GHz
32.7
Intel Xeon E3-1535M v5 Intel Xeon E3-1535M v5
Intel HD Graphics P530 @ 1.05 GHz
32.7
Intel Core i7-6820HK Intel Core i7-6820HK
Intel HD Graphics 530 @ 1.05 GHz
32.7
Intel Core i7-6500U Intel Core i7-6500U
Intel HD Graphics 520 @ 1.05 GHz
32.3
Intel Core i7-6600U Intel Core i7-6600U
Intel HD Graphics 520 @ 1.05 GHz
32.3
Intel Core i5-6360U Intel Core i5-6360U
Intel Iris Graphics 540 @ 1.05 GHz
32.3
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL) results



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