The Intel Core i7 2677M is a processor for ultrabooks. It runs at 1.7GHz clock speed which automatically overclocks to 2.8GHz under turbo boost mode. It is a based on Sandy Bridge architecture. Thanks to hyperthreading feature, the i7 2677M is able to handle up to 4 threads with its 2 cores. Graphics are handled by Intel HD graphics 3000 that is clocked at 350 or 1200MHz (under Turbo Boost mode).
TDP of the Intel Core i7 2677M is 17 watts, which is standard for a ultra book processor. Features supported by the CPU include Turbo Boost 2.0, Hyper-Threading, Virtualization VT-x, Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d), Trusted Execution, AES, Intel 64, Anti-Theft, My WiFi, Idle States, Enhanced SpeedStep, Thermal Monitoring, Execute Disable Bit and VT-x, VT-d.
Here are its benchmark results:
1) PCMark Vantage – 11054
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2) 3DMark Vantage – 6902
3) Cinebench R10 (Rendering Single CPUs 64Bit) – 4527
4) Passmark – 3174 which is less than the top-of-the-line Core i7 3517u that got 4079 in the same test.