ProductCore i7-6850K
Brand Intel
Street Price (Approx) ~ $617
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# CPU Cores 6
Frequency (GHz) 3.6 GHz
Cache (MB) 15
TDP (Watts) 140 W
Product Segment Desktop
Status Released
Announced On 2016-03-01
TechnicalsCore i7-6850K
Conflict Free? 1
# CPU Cores 6
Threads/Core 12
Frequency (GHz) 3.6 GHz
Turbo Frequency (GHz) 3.8 GHz
Cache (MB) 15
Instructions Width (bits) 64
Lithography Process (nm) 14 nm
TDP (Watts) 140 W
Max RAM 128 GB
RAM Types DDR4 2400/2133
# Memory Channels 4
Max CPU / Package 1
GPU None
PCI-E Version 3
PCI-E Max Lanes # 40
Compatible Sockets FCLGA2011-3
Intel Turbo Boost Version 2
Intel V-Pro No
Intel Hyper-Thread Yes
Intel Virtualization (VTX) Yes
Intel Directed I/O (VTD) Yes
Intel Ext. Page Tables (EPT) Yes
Intel 64 Yes
Idle States Yes
Enhanced Speedstep Yes
Smart Response Technology Yes
Intel AES New Instructions Yes
Trusted Execution No
Execution Disable Yes


Core i7-6850K Benchmarks

CPU Speed

These tests are designed to stress the CPU components of the processor

Geekbench 4 Multi, Higher is better

Geekbench 4 Single, Higher is better


Performance/Price (Value)

Some of the same tests as above, but shown as a relation to the price. This shows what performance you get for each additional dollar spent. The higher the score, and the more value you get for your money

Geekbench 4 Multi / Price, Higher is better