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Intel Core i5-2450P vs Core i7-6700HQ

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7-6700HQ 20.8 GT/s
Core i5-2450P 12.8 GT/s
Difference: 8 (63%)

Core Speed

Core i5-2450P 3.2 GHz
Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Difference: 0.6 (23%)


Core i7-6700HQ 8
Core i5-2450P 4
Difference: 4 (100%)


Core i5-2450P 95 Watts
Core i7-6700HQ 45 Watts
Difference: 50 (111%)

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Model Core i5-2450P Core i7-6700HQ
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Sandy Bridge Skylake-H
Core Speed 3.2 GHz 2.6 GHz
Hyperthreading No Yes
Cores / Modules 4 4
Total Threads 4 8
Turbo 1/2/2/3 5/7/7/9
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB 4 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 6 MB 6 MB
GPU Model N/A HD Graphics 530
TDP 95 Watts 45 Watts
Socket LGA 1155 BGA 1440
Released 2012-01-01 2015-09-01