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Intel Core i5-2550K vs Core i7-5850HQ

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7-5850HQ 21.6 GT/s
Core i5-2550K 13.6 GT/s
Difference: 8 (59%)

Core Speed

Core i5-2550K 3.4 GHz
Core i7-5850HQ 2.7 GHz
Difference: 0.7 (26%)


Core i7-5850HQ 8
Core i5-2550K 4
Difference: 4 (100%)


Core i5-2550K 95 Watts
Core i7-5850HQ 47 Watts
Difference: 48 (102%)

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Model Core i5-2550K Core i7-5850HQ
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Sandy Bridge Broadwell-H
Core Speed 3.4 GHz 2.7 GHz
Hyperthreading No Yes
Cores / Modules 4 4
Total Threads 4 8
Turbo 1/2/3/4 3.6
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB 4 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 6 MB 6 MB
GPU Model N/A Iris Pro Graphics 6200
TDP 95 Watts 47 Watts
Socket LGA 1155 BGA-1364
Released 2012-01-01 2015-06-01