Core i7-7700HQ vs Core i7-3840QM specs and performance
Our benchmark analysis concludes that the Core i7-7700HQ performs better than the Core i7-3840QM. Furthermore, our gaming benchmark shows that it also outperforms the Core i7-3840QM in all gaming tests too.
Our spec comparison shows that they have an identical amount of cores and the same number of threads. According to our data, the Core i7-7700HQ and Core i7-3840QM have the same clock speed. In addition, both chips have the same turbo speed. Both these chips have an identical TDP (Thermal Design Power). This measures the amount of heat they output and can be used to estimate power consumption.
Modern CPUs generally have more logical cores than physical cores, this means that each core is split into multiple virtual cores, improving efficiency for parallel workloads. Indeed, the Core i7-7700HQ has more threads than cores. Each physical core is split into multiple threads.