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Essentials

Product Collection
Vertical Segment
Processor Number
Status
Launch Date
Lithography
Use Conditions
Product Collection
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processors Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processors Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Legacy Intel® Core™ Processors Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processors
Vertical Segment
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Mobile Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Mobile Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Mobile Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Mobile
Processor Number
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) i7-7500U Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) i7-6600U Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) i7-3615QM Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) i7-6700HQ
Status
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Launched Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Launched Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Launched Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Launched
Launch Date
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Q3'16 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Q3'15 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Q2'12 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Q3'15
Lithography
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 14 nm Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 14 nm Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 22 nm Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 14 nm
Use Conditions
Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Industrial Commercial Temp, PC/Client/Tablet

Performance

# of Cores
# of Threads
Processor Base Frequency
Max Turbo Frequency
Cache
Bus Speed
TDP
Configurable TDP-up Frequency
Configurable TDP-up
Configurable TDP-down Frequency
Configurable TDP-down
# of Cores
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 2 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 2 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 4 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 4
# of Threads
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 4 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 4 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 8 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 8
Processor Base Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 2.70 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 2.60 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 2.30 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 2.60 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 3.50 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 3.40 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 3.30 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 3.50 GHz
Cache
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 4 MB Intel® Smart Cache Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 4 MB Intel® Smart Cache Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 6 MB Intel® Smart Cache Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 6 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Bus Speed
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 4 GT/s Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 4 GT/s Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 5 GT/s Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 8 GT/s
TDP
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 15 W Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 15 W Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 45 W Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 45 W
Configurable TDP-up Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 2.90 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 2.80 GHz
Configurable TDP-up
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 25 W Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 25 W
Configurable TDP-down Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 800 MHz Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 800 MHz
Configurable TDP-down
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 7.5 W Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 7.5 W Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 35 W

Supplemental Information

Embedded Options Available
Datasheet
Product Brief
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) No Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) No Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) No
Datasheet
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) View now Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) View now Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) View now Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) View now
Product Brief
Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) View now Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 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™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 32 GB Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 32 GB Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 32 GB Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 64 GB
Memory Types
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) DDR3/L/-RS 1333/1600 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
Max # of Memory Channels
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 2 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 2 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 2 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 2
Max Memory Bandwidth
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 34.1 GB/s Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 34.1 GB/s Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 25.6 GB/s Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory Supported
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) No Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) No Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) No Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) No

Processor Graphics

Processor Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Video Max Memory
Graphics Output
4K Support
Max Resolution (HDMI 1.4)‡
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
Intel® Flexible Display Interface (Intel® FDI)
Processor Graphics
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Intel® HD Graphics 620 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Intel® HD Graphics 520 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Intel® HD Graphics 4000 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Intel® HD Graphics 530
Graphics Base Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 300 MHz Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 300 MHz Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 650 MHz Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 350 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 1.05 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 1.05 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 1.20 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 1.05 GHz
Graphics Video Max Memory
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 32 GB Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 32 GB Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 64 GB
Graphics Output
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) eDP/DP/HDMI/DVI Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) eDP/DP/HDMI/DVI Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) eDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) eDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
4K Support
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes, at 60Hz Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes, at 60Hz Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes, at 60Hz
Max Resolution (HDMI 1.4)‡
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 4096x2304@24Hz Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 4096x2304@24Hz Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 4096x2304@24Hz
Max Resolution (DP)‡
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 4096x2304@60Hz Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 4096x2304@60Hz Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 4096x2304@60Hz
Max Resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel)‡
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 4096x2304@60Hz Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 4096x2304@60Hz Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 4096x2304@60Hz
DirectX* Support
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 12 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 12 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 12
OpenGL* Support
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 4.5 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 4.5 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 4.5
Intel® Quick Sync Video
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
# of Displays Supported
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 3 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 3 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 3 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 3
Device ID
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 0x5916 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 0x1916 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 0x166 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 0x191B
Max Resolution (VGA)‡
Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) N/A Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) N/A
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® Flexible Display Interface (Intel® FDI)
Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Configurations
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
PCI Express Revision
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 3.0 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 3.0 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 3.0 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 3.0
PCI Express Configurations
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 1x16, 2x8, 1x8 2x4 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 12 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 12 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 16 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 16

Package Specifications

Sockets Supported
Max CPU Configuration
TJUNCTION
Package Size
Sockets Supported
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) FCBGA1356 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) FCBGA1356 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) FCBGA1224 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) FCBGA1440
Max CPU Configuration
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 1 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 1 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 1 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 1
TJUNCTION
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 100°C Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 100°C Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 105 C Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 100°C
Package Size
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 42mm X 24mm Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 42mm X 24mm Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 31.0 x 24.0mm (BGA1224) Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 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® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology
4G WiMAX Wireless Technology
Intel® Demand Based Switching
Intel® Fast Memory Access
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes
Intel® Speed Shift Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 2.0 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 2.0 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 2.0 Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 2.0
Intel® vPro™ Platform Eligibility
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) No Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) No Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) No
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) No Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) No
Intel® 64
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Instruction Set
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) 64-bit Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) 64-bit Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) 64-bit Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) 64-bit
Instruction Set Extensions
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2 Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2 Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Intel® AVX Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Idle States
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® Flex Memory Access
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) No Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) No
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® My WiFi Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
4G WiMAX Wireless Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes
Intel® Demand Based Switching
Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) No
Intel® Fast Memory Access
Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes

Security & Reliability

Intel® AES New Instructions
Secure Key
Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX)
Intel® Memory Protection Extensions (Intel® MPX)
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Boot Guard
Anti-Theft Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Secure Key
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX)
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes with Intel® ME Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes with Intel® ME Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes with Intel® ME
Intel® Memory Protection Extensions (Intel® MPX)
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) No Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) No Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) No
Execute Disable Bit
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6600U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz) Yes Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) Yes
Intel® Boot Guard
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz ) Yes
Anti-Theft Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-3615QM Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 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.