Intel Core i7-6500U: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i7-6500U sales 1 September 2015 at a recommended price of $393. This is Skylake architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3.10 GHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCBGA1356 processor with a TDP of 15 Watt. It supports DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 9.21 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X.