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Intel Core i3 8109U vs Core i7-6700HQ

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7-6700HQ 20.8 GT/s
Core i3 8109U 12 GT/s
Difference: 8.8 (73%)

Core Speed

Core i3 8109U 3.0 GHz
Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Difference: 0.4 (15%)


Core i7-6700HQ 8
Core i3 8109U 4
Difference: 4 (100%)


Core i7-6700HQ 45 Watts
Core i3 8109U 28 Watts
Difference: 17 (61%)

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Model Core i3 8109U Core i7-6700HQ
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Coffee Lake Skylake-H
Core Speed 3.0 GHz 2.6 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 2 4
Total Threads 4 8
Turbo 3.6 GHz 5/7/7/9
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 4MB 6 MB
GPU Model Iris Plus 655 HD Graphics 530
TDP 28 Watts 45 Watts
Socket BGA 1440
Released August 2017 2015-09-01