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Intel Core i5-6440HQ
Intel Core i5-6440HQ
Top 21%652 points
Top 21%
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Intel Core i5-6440HQ review: 40 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

4 x 2.6GHz
MediaTek Helio X30: 2 x 2.6 & 4 x 2.2 & 4 x 1.9GHz

2. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
14nm
Qualcomm Snapdragon 710: 10nm

3. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Intel Core i5-6440HQ
90% have it

4. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
2133MHz
Intel Core i7-8700B: 2666MHz

5. Supports 64-bit

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
Intel Core i5-6440HQ
68% have it

6. Has dynamic frequency scaling

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
Intel Core i5-6440HQ
87% have it

7. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
Intel Core i7-8700B: 12

8. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
Intel Core i5-6440HQ
94% have it

9. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
Intel Core i5-6440HQ
75% have it

10. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
Intel Core i5-6440HQ
61% have it

11. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
350MHz
AMD Ryzen 7 2700U: 1300MHz

12. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
2
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845: 4

13. DirectX version

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
12
Qualcomm Snapdragon 710: 12

14. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
34.1GB/s
Intel Core i7-8700B: 42.7GB/s

15. OpenGL version

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
4.4
Intel Core i5-8305G: 4.5

16. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
1MB
MediaTek MT6592M: 8.1MB

17. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Core i5-6440HQ
30% have it

18. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
128KB
Intel Core i7-8700B: 384KB

19. GPU turbo

When the GPU is running below its limitations, it can boost to a higher clock speed in order to give increased performance.
950MHz
Intel Core i7-8700B: 1200MHz

20. Has Intel Quick Sync Video

This allows very fast video transcoding times, for example when ripping a DVD or Blu-ray to your computer.
Intel Core i5-6440HQ
25% have it

21. Supports ECC memory

Error-correcting code memory can detect and correct data corruption. It is used when is it essential to avoid corruption, such as scientific computing or when running a server.
Intel Core i5-6440HQ
4% have it

22. Has F16C

F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Core i5-6440HQ
22% have it

23. height

42mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm

24. turbo clock speed

When the CPU is running below its limitations, it can boost to a higher clock speed in order to give increased performance.
3.5GHz
Intel Core i5-8305G: 8GHz

25. supported displays

Using multiple displays you can create a larger work space, making it easier to work across multiple applications.
3
Intel Core i5-8305G: 6

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