Intel Core i7-6970HQ

Intel Core i7-6970HQ
The Intel Core i7-6970HQ operates with:

CPU Cores 4.

CPU Threads: 8.

Performance-enhancing, system-enhancing technology that works faster and saves battery with:

Turbo: 3.70 GHz base 3.30 GHz all cores.

TDP: 45 W.

The processor is attached to:

CPU socket: BGA 1440.

This version includes

8.00 MB of L3 cache on one chip

Supports 2 memory channels to support DDR4-2133 SO-DIMM RAM and features 3.0 PCIe Gen 20 lanes.

Tjunction keeps below 100 °C degrees C.

In particular, Skylake H Architecture is enhanced with:

Technology: 14 nm

Virtualization VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d.

The product was released on Q1/2016.

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CPU generation and family

Intel Core i7-6970HQ
Intel Core i7
Intel Core i 6000H
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Mobile
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CPU Cores and Base Frequency

2.80 GHz
3.70 GHz
Yes
normal
4
No

Memory & PCIe

DDR4-2133 SO-DIMM
3.0
2
3.0
20

Encryption

Yes check

Internal Graphics

DDR4-2133 SO-DIMM
0.35 GHz
1.05 GHz
12.0
72
576
3
14 nm
Q3/2015

Technical details

x86-64 (64 bit)
Skylake H
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VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
8.00 MB
Q1/2016
BGA 1440

Thermal Management

45 W
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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.

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