Intel Core i7-8850H 6-Core 2.6GHz

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Core i7-8850H 6-Core 2.6GHz Performance Specification
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2.6 GHz
4.3 GHz
6 cores
12 threads
Coffee Lake
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Core i7-8850H 6-Core 2.6GHz Game Requirement Analysis

The Intel Core i7-8850H 6-Core 2.6GHz is a high-end CPU based on Intel's 14nm Coffee Lake microarchitecture. It offers 6 physical cores (12 logical), initially clocked at 2.6GHz, which may go up to 4.3GHz using Turbo Boost.

It doesn't feature an unlocked multiplier, therefore, it can't be overclocked using traditional methods.

It has 9MB of L3 Cache. Level 3 cache is a static memory bank of a processor and it is used to feed it instructions. It also has 1.5MB L2 cache and 384KB L1 cache. This processor also supports DDR4 based RAMs with maximum memory support of 64GB.

It has a maximum Thermal Power Design of 45W (including the onboard GPU). It is a fairly power efficient processor.

Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost 2.0 and Virtualization are activated are enabled.

It features Intel UHD Graphics 630 integrated GPU with 350MHz base clock and turbo boost frequency of 1.15GHz. Video memory will depend on the amount of RAM paired with CPU but the maximum limit is 64GB.

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Core i7-8850H 6-Core 2.6GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 28% 26%
Valheim 61% 2%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 25% 0%
30XX 82% 82%
Grand Theft Auto VI 25% 22%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 49% 28%
Outriders 27% 4%
Far Cry 6 25% 17%
Little Nightmares 2 43% 20%
Days Gone 43% 16%
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