ProductCore i7-4870HQCore i7-6700
Brand Intel Intel
Street Price (Approx) ~ $434
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# CPU Cores 44
Frequency (GHz) 2.5 GHz3.4 GHz
Cache (MB) 8
TDP (Watts) 47 W65 W
Product Segment MobileDesktop
Status ReleasedReleased
Announced On 2014-06-012015-06-01
TechnicalsCore i7-4870HQCore i7-6700
Dimensions (2D) 37.5x37.5 mm37.5x37.5 mm
Conflict Free? 11
# CPU Cores 44
Threads/Core 88
Frequency (GHz) 2.5 GHz3.4 GHz
Turbo Frequency (GHz) 3.7 GHz4 GHz
Cache (MB) 8
Instructions Width (bits) 6464
Instructions Extensions SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Lithography Process (nm) 22 nm14 nm
TDP (Watts) 47 W65 W
Max RAM 32 GB64 GB
RAM Types DDR3L 1333/1600DDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
# Memory Channels 22
Memory Bandwidth (GB/Sec) 25.6GB/s34.1GB/s
Max CPU Temp. 100
Max CPU / Package 11
PCI-E Version 33
PCI-E Configurations 1x16 or 2x8 or 1x8 2x4Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
PCI-E Max Lanes # 1616
Compatible Sockets FCBGA1364FCLGA1151
Intel Turbo Boost Version 22
Intel V-Pro YesYes
Intel Hyper-Thread YesYes
Intel Virtualization (VTX) YesYes
Intel Directed I/O (VTD) YesYes
Intel Ext. Page Tables (EPT) YesYes
Intel TSX Sync. Extensions YesYes
Intel 64 YesYes
Idle States YesYes
Thermal MonitoringTech. YesYes
Intel ID Protect YesYes
Intel SIPP Yes
Intel SMB Advantage Yes
Intel AES New Instructions YesYes
Intel Secure Key YesYes
Intel OS Guard Yes
Trusted Execution YesYes
Execution Disable YesYes

 

Intel Core i7-4870HQ vs. Intel Core i7-6700 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Intel Core i7-4870HQ vs. Intel Core i7-6700 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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