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Product Collection
Vertical Segment
Processor Number
Status
Launch Date
Lithography
Product Collection
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processors Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processors
Vertical Segment
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Mobile Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Mobile
Processor Number
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) i7-8550U Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) i7-7700HQ
Status
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Launched Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Launched
Launch Date
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Q3'17 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Q1'17
Lithography
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 14 nm Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 14 nm

CPU Specifications

# of Cores
# of Threads
Processor Base Frequency
Max Turbo Frequency
Cache
Bus Speed
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 Frequency
TDP
Configurable TDP-up Frequency
Configurable TDP-up
Configurable TDP-down Frequency
Configurable TDP-down
# of Cores
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 4 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 4
# of Threads
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 8 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 8
Processor Base Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 1.80 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 2.80 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 4.00 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 3.80 GHz
Cache
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 8 MB Intel® Smart Cache Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 6 MB
Bus Speed
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 4 GT/s Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 8 GT/s
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 4.00 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 3.80 GHz
TDP
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 15 W Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 45 W
Configurable TDP-up Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 2.00 GHz
Configurable TDP-up
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 25 W
Configurable TDP-down Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 800 MHz
Configurable TDP-down
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 10 W Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 35 W

Supplemental Information

Embedded Options Available
Datasheet
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) No Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) No
Datasheet
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) View now Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) View now

Memory Specifications

Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
Memory Types
Max # of Memory Channels
Max Memory Bandwidth
ECC Memory Supported
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 32 GB Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 64 GB
Memory Types
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133, DDR3L-1600
Max # of Memory Channels
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 2 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 2
Max Memory Bandwidth
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 37.5 GB/s Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 37.5 GB/s
ECC Memory Supported
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) No Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) No

Processor Graphics

Processor Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Video Max Memory
Graphics Output
4K Support
Max Resolution (HDMI)
Max Resolution (DP)‡
Max Resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel)‡
DirectX* Support
OpenGL* Support
Intel® Quick Sync Video
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology
Intel® Clear Video Technology
# of Displays Supported
Device ID
Max Resolution (VGA)‡
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology
Processor Graphics
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Intel® UHD Graphics 620 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Intel® HD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 300 MHz Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 350 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 1.15 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 1.10 GHz
Graphics Video Max Memory
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 32 GB Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 64 GB
Graphics Output
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) eDP/DP/HDMI/DVI Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) eDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
4K Support
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes, at 60Hz Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes, at 60Hz
Max Resolution (HDMI)
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 4096 x 2304@24Hz Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 4096x2304@30Hz
Max Resolution (DP)‡
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 4096 x 2304@60Hz Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 4096x2304@60Hz
Max Resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel)‡
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 4096 x 2304@60Hz Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 4096x2304@60Hz
DirectX* Support
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 12 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 12
OpenGL* Support
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 4.4 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 4.5
Intel® Quick Sync Video
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
# of Displays Supported
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 3 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 3
Device ID
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 0x5917 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 0x591B
Max Resolution (VGA)‡
Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) N/A
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Configurations
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
PCI Express Revision
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 3.0 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 3.0
PCI Express Configurations
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 12 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 16

Package Specifications

Sockets Supported
Max CPU Configuration
TJUNCTION
Package Size
Sockets Supported
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) FC-BGA1356 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) FCBGA1440
Max CPU Configuration
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 1 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 1
TJUNCTION
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 100°C Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 100°C
Package Size
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 42mm X 24mm Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 42mm x 28mm

Advanced Technologies

Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported
Intel® Speed Shift Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel vPro® Platform Eligibility
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions
Intel® 64
Instruction Set
Instruction Set Extensions
Idle States
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel® Flex Memory Access
Intel® Identity Protection Technology
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology
Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes
Intel® Speed Shift Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 2.0 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 2.0
Intel vPro® Platform Eligibility
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) No Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) No
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) No Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) No
Intel® 64
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Instruction Set
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) 64-bit Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) 64-bit
Instruction Set Extensions
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Idle States
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® Flex Memory Access
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® My WiFi Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) No

Security & Reliability

Intel® AES New Instructions
Secure Key
Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX)
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Memory Protection Extensions (Intel® MPX)
Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Secure Key
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX)
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes with Intel® ME Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes with Intel® ME
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) No Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) No
Execute Disable Bit
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes
Intel® Memory Protection Extensions (Intel® MPX)
Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) Yes

AC

Active: This specific part is active.

EN

End of Life: Product End of Life notification has been published.

NI

Not Implemented: No Orders, Inquiries, Quotes, Deliveries Returns, or Shipments.

NO

No Orders after Last Order Entry Date: Used for end of life products. Allows for delivery and returns.

OB

Obsolete: Inventory available. No future supplies will be available.

PA

Pre Active: Orders may be taken, but not scheduled, nor shipped.

QR

Quality/Reliability Hold.

RP

Retired Price:  All functions are blocked similar to RT status (orders, returns, shipments, etc).  However, RP status allows price reference structure maintenance and price record maintenance which will be reflected in Data Warehouse and Legacy systems.

RS

Reschedule

RT

Retired: This specific part is no longer being manufactured or purchased and no inventory is available.

E2

Obsolete and past last time buy.

BR

Bookings Release (BR) – Product can be booked but not shipped.