Apple M2 Pro vs Intel Core i7 7700HQ

We're comparing Apple M2 Pro and Intel Core i7 7700HQ:
The Apple M2 Pro have 12 total cores at base frequency of 3.5 GHz, while the Intel Core i7 7700HQ have 4 total cores at base frequency of 2.8 GHz.

General Info

Type

Apple M2 Pro

Laptop

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

Laptop

Company

Apple M2 Pro

Apple

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

Intel

Release Date

Apple M2 Pro

January 17, 2023

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

January 3, 2017

Family

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

Kaby Lake

Generation

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

-

instruction set & Artitecture

Apple M2 Pro

ARMv8

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

x86-64

Has GPU

Apple M2 Pro

Apple M2 Pro GPU (19-core)

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

HD Graphics 630

Components

Performance Cores

P Cores

Apple M2 Pro

8

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

4

P Threads

Apple M2 Pro

8

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

8

Base Speed (P)

Apple M2 Pro

3.5 GHz

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

2.8 GHz

Turbo Speed (P)

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

3.8 GHz

Efficiency Cores

E Cores

Apple M2 Pro

4

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

-

E Threads

Apple M2 Pro

4

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

0

Base Speed (E)

Apple M2 Pro

2.4 GHz

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

-

Turbo Speed (E)

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

-

Total Cores

Total Cores

Apple M2 Pro

12

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

4

Total Threads

Apple M2 Pro

12

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

8

L1 Cache

Apple M2 Pro

192k (per core)

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

128K (per core)

L2 Cache

Apple M2 Pro

32MB (shared)

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

256K (per core)

L3 Cache

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

6MB (shared)

Specification

Bus Frequency

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

100 GHz

Multiplier

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

29x

Technology

Apple M2 Pro

5 nm

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

14 nm

Socket

Apple M2 Pro

Apple M-Socket

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

LGA-1151

Peak Temperature

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

100°C

Transistors

Apple M2 Pro

40 billions

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

-

Integrated GPU

Integrated GPU

Apple M2 Pro

Apple M2 Pro GPU (19-core)

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

Intel HD Graphics 630

GPU Base Clock Speed

Apple M2 Pro

450 MHz

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

350 MHz

GPU Base Turbo Speed

Apple M2 Pro

1398 MHz

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

1100 MHz

Shading Unit

Apple M2 Pro

2432

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

192

TGP

Apple M2 Pro

35 W

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

15 W

GPU Flops

Apple M2 Pro

6.8 TFLOPS

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

0.44

Benchmark Performance

Cinebench(Single Core)

Apple M2 Pro

1664

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

890

Cinebench(Multiple Core)

Apple M2 Pro

14973

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

3999

Passmarks(Single Core)

Apple M2 Pro

4173

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

2078

Passmarks(Multiple Core)

Apple M2 Pro

26711

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

7031

Geekbench(Single Core)

Apple M2 Pro

2021

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

904

Geekbench(Multiple Core)

Apple M2 Pro

14981

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

3501

Miscellaneous

Memory Type

Apple M2 Pro

LPDDR5-6400

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133, DDR3L-1600

Maximum Memory

Apple M2 Pro

32 GB

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

64 GB

Memory Channels

Apple M2 Pro

4

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

2

PCle Version

Apple M2 Pro

4.0

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

3.0

PCle Lanes

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i7 7700HQ

16

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