Intel Core i7-11600H processor review

Core i7-11600H processor released by Intel; release date: Q3'21. At the time of release, the processor cost $395. The processor is designed for mobile-computers and based on Tiger Lake microarchitecture.

CPU is locked to prevent overclocking. Maximum CPU clock speed - 4.60 GHz. Maximum operating temperature - 100°C. Manufacturing process technology - 10 nm SuperFin. Cache size: L3 - 18 MB.

Supported memory types: Up to 3200 MT/s. Maximum memory size: 128 GB.

Supported socket types: FCBGA1787. Maximum number of processors in a configuration - 1.

The processor has integrated graphics Intel UHD Graphics for 11th Gen Intel Processors.


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PassMark - Single thread mark 3204
PassMark - CPU mark 16030

Integrated graphics – Intel UHD Graphics

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1200 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Pipelines 192
Texture fill rate 28.80
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt

Games performance

F1 2021 (2021)

Low, 1280x72019.00

Strange Brigade (2018)

Low, 1280x72016.20
Medium, 1920x10806.60
High, 1920x10806.00

Counter-Strike: GO (2012)

Low, 1024x76857.60
Medium, 1366x76848.10

Total War: Three Kingdoms (2019)

Low, 1280x72015.20

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Low, 1280x7207.00

Far Cry 5 (2018)

Low, 1280x7207.00

X-Plane 11.11 (2018)

Low, 1280x72010.90
Medium, 1920x10809.07
High, 1920x10808.48

Final Fantasy XV Benchmark (2018)

Low, 1280x7204.69

Dota 2 Reborn (2015)

Low, 1280x72047.70
Medium, 1366x76826.75
High, 1920x108011.90
Ultra, 1920x108011.00

The Witcher 3 (2015)

Low, 1024x76813.50

Specifications (specs)


Architecture codename Tiger Lake
Launch date Q3'21
Launch price (MSRP) $395
Place in performance rating 164
Processor Number i7-11600H
Series 11th Generation Intel Core i7 Processors
Status Launched
Vertical segment Mobile


64 bit support
Bus Speed 8 GT/s
L3 cache 18 MB
Manufacturing process technology 10 nm SuperFin
Maximum core temperature 100°C
Maximum frequency 4.60 GHz


Max memory channels 2
Maximum memory bandwidth 51.2 GB/s
Maximum memory size 128 GB
Supported memory types Up to 3200 MT/s


Device ID 0x9A60
Execution Units 32
Graphics base frequency 350 MHz
Graphics max dynamic frequency 1.45 GHz
Intel® Quick Sync Video
Processor graphics Intel UHD Graphics for 11th Gen Intel Processors

Graphics interfaces

Number of displays supported 4

Graphics image quality

Max resolution over DisplayPort 7680x4320@60Hz
Max resolution over eDP 4096x2304@60Hz

Graphics API support

DirectX 12.1
OpenGL 4.6


Configurable TDP-down 35 Watt
Configurable TDP-down Frequency 2.50 GHz
Configurable TDP-up 45 Watt
Configurable TDP-up Frequency 2.90 GHz
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Package Size 50 x 26.5
Sockets supported FCBGA1787


Max number of PCIe lanes 20
PCIe configurations Up to 1x16+1x4, 2x8+1x4, 1x8+3x4

Security & Reliability

Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Secure Key technology
Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX)
Mode-based Execute Control (MBE)
Secure Boot

Advanced Technologies

Instruction set extensions Intel SSE4.1, Intel SSE4.2, Intel AVX2, Intel AVX-512
Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Flex Memory Access
Intel® Hyper-Threading technology
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported
Intel® Volume Management Device (VMD)
Speed Shift technology
Thermal Monitoring


Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)