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Intel Core i7-4720HQ 4-Core 2.6GHz

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How well can the Core i7-4720HQ 4-Core 2.6GHz run games
Core i7-4720HQ 4-Core 2.6GHz Performance Specification
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2.6 GHz
3.6 GHz
4 cores
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47W
22nm
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Core i7-4720HQ 4-Core 2.6GHz Game Requirement Analysis

The Intel Core i7-4270HQ is a high performance mobile processor built on the 22nm Haswell microarchitecture. It is not yet available as it's due for release in the first quarter of 2015.
It packs 4 strong physical cores and has 8 threads (8 logical cores) with Intel's HyperThreading technology enabled. It is initially clocked at 2.60GHz, but may go up to 3.60GHz on 1 core, 3.50GHz on 2 cores or 3.40GHz across 3 or all 4 cores in Turbo mode. It has an L1, L2 and L3 cache of 512 KB, 1024 KB and 6 MB respectively. It integrates the Intel HD Graphics 4600 Mobile iGPU and has a TDP of 47W.

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01-Jan-2015
Core i7-4720HQ 4-Core 2.6GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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8%
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11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 32% 14%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 40% 15%
Halo: Reach 58% 53%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 48% 26%
FIFA 20 53% 18%
Borderlands 3 9% 14%
Cyberpunk 2077 15% 3%
Zombieland: Double Tap - Road Trip 1% 14%
Halo: The Master Chief Collection 40% 14%
eFootball PES 2020 42% 6%
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hi
is this support DirectX 12 ???

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$350.00
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so which one is better thic cpu or 17 6700hq ?

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i7-6700HQ is slightly newer so if you can go with it, both processors are great and there isn't a noticeable difference between these two in applications/games so just go with the laptop you prefer more and focus on the other specs.

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4720 release more heat than 6700hq, I guess

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2015
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$393.00
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Guys in this page it shows that the processor has gd rating 10 but in my homepage it shows that it has gd rating 7.Can anyone tell me what's going on ? It also shows that my processor is 84% slower though i have the same processor.

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24 GB

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I have this beast and im curious, since it automatically OC's itself to 3.6, in my rig settings what % overclock should i put down for it to be most accurate?

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32 GB

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0% because that is for if you go PAST the stock turbo speed. unachievable on a laptop cpu.

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2012
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$439.00
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I have this paired with a 960m and it's beast

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true i am having with MSI GT72-2QE16SR21BW-SKU21 laptop only diference is l1 cache 256kb.

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