Core i7-7500U vs Core i7-6500U | Hardlimit Benchmark Central

Core i7-7500U vs Core i7-6500U

Both Core i7-7500U and Core i7-6500U monothread performance are pretty similar besides their multithread performance are pretty similar. These two models were released almost at the same time which could explain their performance similarity in monothread performance.

Comparison

Specs

Core i7-7500U

Core i7-6500U

Base frequency
2700 MHz
2500 MHz
Boost frequency
3500 MHz
3100 MHz
Half load boost frequency
-
3000 MHz
Socket
BGA1356
BGA1356
Cores
2
2
Threads
4
4
TDP
15 W
15 W
L1 cache
2x32+2x32 kb
2x32+2x32 kb
L2 cache
2x256 kb
4096 kb
L3 cache
4096 kb
-
Proccess
0,014 um
0,014 um
Core
Kaby Lake-U
Skylake-U
Architecture
Kaby Lake
Skylake
Release date
8/2016
9/2015

Monothread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
29711
24896 [-19.34%]
Mode III [AVX2]
55561
48429 [-14.73%]
Mode II [AVX]
43840
39244 [-11.71%]
Mode I [SSE3]
43306
38248 [-13.22%]

Multithread performance

Mode 0 [FPU]
60019
56665 [-5.92%]
Mode III [AVX2]
116016
113887 [-1.87%]
Mode II [AVX]
90203
85458 [-5.55%]
Mode I [SSE3]
88148
85772 [-2.77%]

Stats

Perf per MHz Mode 0
8.49
8.03 [-5.73%]
Perf per MHz Mode III
15.87
15.62 [-1.6%]
Perf per watt Mode 0
4001.27
3777.67 [-5.92%]
Perf per watt Mode III
7734.4
7592.47 [-1.87%]

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