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Intel® Core™ i7-6970HQ

Release Date: Q1 2016

Generation: 6

Intel® Core™ i7-6970HQ CPU specifications

CPU

Code Name Skylake
Lithography 14 nm
Recommended Customer Price $623.00

memory specifications

ECC Memory Supported No
Max # of Memory Channels 2
Max Memory Bandwidth 34.1 GB/s
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type) 64 GB
Memory Types DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600

performance

# of Cores 4
# of Threads 8
Bus Speed 8 GT/s
Cache 8 MB Intel Smart Cache
Configurable TDP-down 35 W
Max Turbo Frequency 3.70 GHz
Processor Base Frequency 2.80 GHz
TDP 45 W

security and reliability

Execute Disable Bit Yes
Intel AES New Instructions Yes
Intel Memory Protection Extensions (Intel MPX) Yes
Intel OS Guard Yes
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX) Yes with Intel ME
Intel Trusted Execution Technology No
Secure Key Yes

expansion options

Max # of PCI Express Lanes 16
PCI Express Configurations Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
PCI Express Revision 3.0

package specifications

Max CPU Configuration 1
Package Size 42mm x 28mm
Sockets Supported FCBGA1440
Tjunction 100°C

graphics

# of Displays Supported 3
4K Support Yes, at 60Hz
Device ID 0x193B
DirectX Support 12
Graphics Base Frequency 350 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency 1.05 GHz
Graphics Output eDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Graphics Video Max Memory 64 GB
Intel Clear Video HD Technology Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Yes
Max Resolution (DP) 4096x2304@60Hz
Max Resolution (HDMI 1.4) 4096x2304@24Hz
Max Resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel) 4096x2304@60Hz
OpenGL Support 4.5
Processor Graphics Intel Iris Pro Graphics 580
eDRAM 128 MB

advanced technologies

Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology Yes
Idle States Yes
Instruction Set 64-bit
Instruction Set Extensions Intel SSE4.1, Intel SSE4.2, Intel AVX2
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology Yes
Intel Smart Response Technology Yes
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) No
Intel Transactional Synchronization Extensions No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT) Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x) Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) Yes
Intel vPro™ Platform Eligibility No
Thermal Monitoring Technologies Yes