Intel Core i7 6700K
Default clock: 4000MHz, 95 Watt. Average overclock on air, water, cascade or liquid nitrogen
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CPU overclocking records

World records achieved by overclocking a Intel Core i7 6700K processor. Click on view more to see the complete hall of fame.

Benchmark Worldrecord Links
3DMark CPU PROFILE MAX Germany 3721 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark CPU PROFILE 1 THREAD Germany 811 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark11 Physics Sweden 19802 Points (0pts) Rankings
7-Zip Norway 44845 MIPS (0pts) Rankings
Cinebench - 2003 Germany 6888 cb (35pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R11.5 Romania 16.29 cb (70pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R11.5 with BenchMate Norway 12.94 CB (0pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R15 Romania 1488 cb (70pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R15 with BenchMate Norway 1197 cb (0pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R20 France 3455 cb (35pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R20 with BenchMate 2850 cb (0pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R23 Multi Core with BenchMate France 8964 cb (15pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R23 Single Core with BenchMate 1433 cb (15pts) Rankings
CPU Frequency Germany 7056.7 MHz (70pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Multi Core Germany 28803 points (70pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Single Core Germany 7535 points (70pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Multi Core Germany 31013 points (50pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Single Core Germany 9000 points (50pts) Rankings
Geekbench5 - Multi Core Switzerland 5966 points (6pts) Rankings
Geekbench5 - Single Core United States 1430 points (6pts) Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 100M Germany 11sec 138ms (70pts) Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 1B Germany 3min 46sec 548ms (70pts) Rankings
GPUPI v3.3 for CPU - 100M Belgium 10sec 974ms (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI v3.3 for CPU - 1B Belgium 3min 19sec 101ms (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Time Spy Extreme (CPU) Germany 2720 marks (0pts) Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 1080p Germany 54.48 fps (70pts) Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 4k Germany 12.25 fps (50pts) Rankings
PCMark 7 United States 9124 marks (35pts) Rankings
PCMark Vantage United States 45876 marks (35pts) Rankings
PCMark04 Greece 19838 marks (6pts) Rankings
PCMark10 Germany 7450 marks (15pts) Rankings
PCMark10 Express United States 9317 marks (15pts) Rankings
PCMark10 Extended Germany 8862 marks (6pts) Rankings
PerformanceTest Mobile n/a Rankings
PiFast Hong Kong 9sec 30ms (70pts) Rankings
PiFast with BenchMate Norway 12sec 30ms (0pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 1M Sweden 5sec 219ms (70pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 1M with BenchMate Norway 6sec 774ms (0pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 32M Romania 4min 23sec 328ms (70pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 32M with BenchMate Netherlands 6min 8sec 883ms (0pts) Rankings
wPrime - 1024m Germany 1min 33sec 843ms (70pts) Rankings
wPrime - 1024m with BenchMate 2min 0sec 737ms (0pts) Rankings
wPrime - 32m Romania 2sec 953ms (70pts) Rankings
wPrime - 32m with BenchMate Norway 3sec 945ms (0pts) Rankings
XTU Germany 2249 marks (0pts) Rankings
XTU 2.0 United Kingdom 2662 marks (50pts) Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-10b United Kingdom 17min 12sec 715ms (6pts) Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-1b France 1min 3sec 320ms (35pts) Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-2.5b 3min 22sec 827ms (6pts) Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-25m 1sec 8ms (0pts) Rankings

Core i7 6700K used in other benchmarks

Benchmark Worldrecord Links
3DMark - Cloud Gate Germany 47341 marks (4.2pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Russian Federation 30152 marks (4pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike (GPU) France 32312 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Extreme Russian Federation 24202 marks (6pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Ultra Russian Federation 15110 marks (6pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Russian Federation 303483 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Extreme Russian Federation 288310 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited South Africa 309096 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Night Raid France 44230 marks (0pts) Rankings
PYPrime - 2b with BenchMate Canada 8sec 984ms (0pts) Rankings
AIDA64 - Memory Read Malaysia 50756 points (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Port Royal United States 15150 marks (4pts) Rankings
3DMark - Sky Diver 52837 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Time Spy Australia 15822 marks (2.6pts) Rankings
3DMark - Time Spy Extreme Australia 5598 marks (3pts) Rankings
3DMark - Time Spy (GPU) Bulgaria 3615 marks (2.6pts) Rankings
3DMark - Wild Life India 52155 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark 99 Max Slovenia 122819 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark Vantage - Extreme France 52082 marks (4.8pts) Rankings
3DMark Vantage - Performance United Kingdom 76270 marks (6.2pts) Rankings
3DMark Vantage - Performance (GPU) Finland 80259 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark03 Germany 345563 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark05 Poland 85525 marks (25.4pts) Rankings
3DMark06 Russian Federation 66721 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Entry Germany 33984 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Extreme Russian Federation 23742 marks (4pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Performance Peru 35718 marks (12.8pts) Rankings
3DMark2000 Ukraine 118845 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark2001 SE Australia 206204 marks (0pts) Rankings
Aquamark Germany 700431 marks (23pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 1080p Russian Federation 51830 marks (0pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 1440p Russian Federation 33498 marks (0pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 4K Russian Federation 18936 marks (0pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 576p 72560 marks (0pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 720p Russian Federation 72009 marks (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Compute Germany 312334 points (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench5 - Compute Estonia 197364 points (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI - 1B Philippines 3sec 992ms (3pts) Rankings
GPUPI - 32B Philippines 4min 56sec 896ms (6pts) Rankings
GPUPI v3.3 - 1B Germany 4sec 796ms (11.6pts) Rankings
GPUPI v3.3 - 32B Germany 4min 45sec 880ms (2.2pts) Rankings
Memory Frequency United States 2594.6 MHz (0pts) Rankings
Reference Frequency United States 469.99 MHz (15pts) Rankings
Specviewperf 12 CATIA Germany 69.77 FPS (0pts) Rankings
Specviewperf 12 Creo subtest 11 Germany 0.86 Frames/sec (0pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Basic Germany 10587.36 DX9 Marks (10pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Xtreme Germany 10808.95 DX11 Marks (0pts) Rankings
Unigine Superposition - 1080P Xtreme 7624 points (11.2pts) Rankings
Unigine Superposition - 8K Optimized Canada 8998 points (4.4pts) Rankings
VRMark - Blue Room United Kingdom 3029 marks (2.3pts) Rankings
VRMark - Cyan Room Canada 6224 marks (7pts) Rankings
VRMark - Orange Room Czech Republic 13044 marks (13.4pts) Rankings