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Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the CPU compared to the 10 other common (single) CPUs in terms of PassMark CPU Mark.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the CPUMark per dollar.
  • The pricing history data shows the price for a single Processor. For multiple Processors, multiply the price shown by the number of CPUs.

Is the Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz Good for Gaming?

This is a fairly old CPU that is no longer competitive with newer CPUs. [More ...]

Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz

Description:

Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA 1151

Clockspeed: 3.4 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.0 GHz

Cores: 4 Threads: 8

Typical TDP: 65 W

Cache per CPU Package:
L1 Instruction Cache: 4 x 32 KB
L1 Data Cache: 4 x 32 KB
L2 Cache: 4 x 256 KB
L3 Cache: 8 MB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 64 GB (DDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V)

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700 CPU @ 3.40GHz, Intel Core i7-6700 CPU @ 3.40GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q3 2015

CPUmark/$Price: 80.87

Overall Rank: 1286

Last Price Change: $99.99 USD (2024-06-25)

Average CPU Mark
rating
8087

Single Thread Rating: 2292
Samples: 10644*
*Margin for error: Low



PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 10,092
Thread: 2,166

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz

Integer Math25,691 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math15,902 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers27 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting14,541 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption2,758 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression114,196 KBytes/Sec
Physics564 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions7,511 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,292 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 25th of June 2024.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 19th of June 2024
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 19th of June 2024.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

MerchantPricePurchase
Amazon.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
NewEgg.com$87.99 USDBuy Now!
BestBuy.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
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Pricing History


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 25th of June 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i9-13900K
59,284
Intel Core i9-12900K
41,415
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X
39,167
Intel Core i7-12700K
34,628
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
22,036
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
21,902
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
18,297
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
17,758
Apple M2 8 Core 3500 MHz
15,515
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
14,177
Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz
8,087
CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 25th of June 2024 - Higher results represent better value
Processor CPU Mark / $Price
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
211.43
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
162.42
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X
157.30
Intel Core i9-12900K
139.00
Intel Core i9-13900K
129.96
Intel Core i7-12700K
84.67
Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz
80.87
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
53.82
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
NA
Apple M2 8 Core 3500 MHz
NA
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
NA
Single Thread Rating
As of 25th of June 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average Thread Rating
Intel Core i9-13900K
4,631
Intel Core i9-12900K
4,166
Intel Core i7-12700K
4,034
Apple M2 8 Core 3500 MHz
3,922
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
3,837
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
3,698
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X
3,470
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
3,361
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
2,931
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
2,567
Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz
2,292
Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL2129143 - Jun 22 2024
8205
BL2128961 - Jun 22 2024
4473
BL2128703 - Jun 21 2024
7611
BL2127891 - Jun 20 2024
7348
BL2127537 - Jun 20 2024 [Excluded]
2907
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz
As of 25th of June 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz
8,087
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz vs Intel Core i7-6700
8,930 (+10.4%)
AMD Ryzen 5 1400 vs Intel Core i7-6700
7,751 (-4.1%)
AMD Ryzen 5 3400G vs Intel Core i7-6700
9,272 (+14.7%)
Intel Core i7-6700T @ 2.80GHz vs Intel Core i7-6700
7,221 (-10.7%)
Intel Core i7-7700 @ 3.60GHz vs Intel Core i7-6700
8,651 (+7.0%)
AMD Ryzen 3 1200 vs Intel Core i7-6700
6,292 (-22.2%)
Intel Core i3-10100 @ 3.60GHz vs Intel Core i7-6700
8,656 (+7.0%)
AMD Ryzen 3 3200G vs Intel Core i7-6700
7,134 (-11.8%)
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz vs Intel Core i7-6700
7,127 (-11.9%)
Intel Core i7-4770S @ 3.10GHz vs Intel Core i7-6700
6,765 (-16.3%)
AMD Ryzen 3 2200G vs Intel Core i7-6700
6,762 (-16.4%)
Intel Core i7-4820K @ 3.70GHz vs Intel Core i7-6700
6,495 (-19.7%)

Is the Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz Good for Gaming?
As of 25th of June 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
Intel Core i9-14900KS
9,386
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X3D
9,274
AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D
9,041
Intel Core i9-13900KS
8,540
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
8,390
Intel Core i9-14900K
8,129
Intel Core i9-14900KF
8,008
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X3D
7,884
Intel Core i9-13900K
7,791
Intel Core i7-14700K
7,542
Intel Core i7-13790F
7,532
Intel Core i7-14700KF
7,529
Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz
1,256