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Front view of Intel Core i5 6440EQ

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More l3 cache 6 MB vs 3 MB 2x more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Supports trusted computing Yes vs No Somewhat common; Allows for safer, more reliable computing
More cores 4 vs 2 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
Lower typical power consumption 36.56W vs 41.44W More than 10% lower typical power consumption
Newer Oct, 2015 vs Jul, 2015 Release date 3 months later
Lower annual home energy cost 10.84 $/year vs 12.29 $/year More than 10% lower annual home energy cost
Lower annual commercial energy cost 39.42 $/year vs 44.68 $/year More than 10% lower annual commercial energy cost
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Significantly higher clock speed 3.7 GHz vs 2.7 GHz More than 35% higher clock speed
Much better performance per dollar 1.84 pt/$ vs 0.86 pt/$ Around 2.2x better performance per dollar
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.25 GHz vs 3.4 GHz Around 25% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Better turbo clock speed 1,050 MHz vs 1,000 MHz 5% better turbo clock speed
Better PassMark (Single core) score 2,106 vs 1,853 Around 15% better PassMark (Single core) score
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.39 GHz vs 3.4 GHz Around 30% better overclocked clock speed (Water)

Benchmarks Real world tests of Core i5 6440EQ vs i3 6100

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PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core i5 6440EQ  vs
i3 6100 
Clock speed 2.7 GHz 3.7 GHz
Cores Quad core Dual core
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Supports trusted computing Yes No
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
SSE
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
Supplemental SSE3
AES
AVX 2.0
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 45W 51W
Annual home energy cost 10.84 $/year 12.29 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 39.42 $/year 44.68 $/year
Performance per watt 4.79 pt/W 4.51 pt/W
Typical power consumption 36.56W 41.44W

bus

Architecture FSB FSB
Number of links 1 1
Transfer rate 8,000 MT/s 8,000 MT/s

details

Core i5 6440EQ  vs
i3 6100 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 4 4
L3 cache 6 MB 3 MB
L3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core 1.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 14 nm 14 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.4 GHz 4.25 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.4 GHz 4.39 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.4 GHz 4.25 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU GPU
Label Intel® HD Graphics 530 Intel® HD Graphics 530
Number of displays supported 3 3
GPU clock speed 350 MHz 350 MHz
Turbo clock speed 1,000 MHz 1,050 MHz

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3L-1600
DDR3L-1333
Channels Dual Channel Dual Channel
Supports ECC No Yes
Maximum bandwidth 25,600 MB/s 12,800 MB/s
Maximum memory size 65,536 MB 65,536 MB
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