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Intel Core i5-6300HQ vs Core i7-980

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7-980 39.6 GT/s
Core i5-6300HQ 9.2 GT/s
Difference: 30.4 (330%)

Core Speed

Core i7-980 3.3 GHz
Core i5-6300HQ 2.3 GHz
Difference: 1 (43%)


Core i7-980 12
Core i5-6300HQ 4
Difference: 8 (200%)


Core i7-980 130 Watts
Core i5-6300HQ 45 Watts
Difference: 85 (189%)

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Model Core i5-6300HQ Core i7-980
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Skylake-H Westmere
Core Speed 2.3 GHz 3.3 GHz
Hyperthreading No Yes
Cores / Modules 4 6
Total Threads 4 12
Turbo 5/7/7/9 1/1/1/1/2/2
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB 6 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 6 MB 12 MB
GPU Model HD Graphics 530 N/A
TDP 45 Watts 130 Watts
Socket BGA 1440 LGA 1366
Released 2015-09-01 2011-06-01