IntelBX80677G4560
IntelBX80646I54690K

2 Cores, 4 Threads
@3.5GHz Kaby Lake (2017)

4 Cores, 4 Threads
@3.5GHz Haswell (2013)

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 93,825 user samples
18,958 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 46% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 46% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 233rd / 1100
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
74,867 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 100% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 59% Base clock 0.8 GHz, turbo 0.2 GHz (avg)
Poor: 59% Great: 100%
SPEED RANK: 52nd / 1100
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
58.9 % 82 % Much faster effective speed.
+39%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
102 Pts 113 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+11%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
272 Pts 425 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+56%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
277 Pts 436 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+57%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
110 Pts 133 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+21%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
296 Pts 526 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+78%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
300 Pts 527 Pts Much faster OC multi-core speed.
+76%
Market Share
Based on 8,488,958 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.48 % 0.91 % Hugely higher market share.
+90%
Value
Value For Money
109 % Better value.
+26%
86.2 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
94 % Slightly more popular.
+15%
82 %
Price
Price (score)
$57 Much cheaper.
+78%
$255
Age
Newest
15 Months Much more recent.
+68%
47 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
54 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+39%
88 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
2 cores 4 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads 4 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+36%
22 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz 3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.5 GHz 3.9 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+11%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
107 Pts 133 Pts Faster single-core int speed.
+24%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
112 Pts 134 Pts Faster single-core fp speed.
+20%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
274 Pts 523 Pts Hugely faster quad-core int speed.
+91%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
311 Pts 521 Pts Much faster quad-core fp speed.
+68%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
275 Pts 526 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+91%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
313 Pts 522 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+67%
Series
CPU Architecture
Kaby Lake (2017) Haswell (2013)
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1151 FCLGA1150
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 610 HD 4600
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'17 Q2'14
Cache
Cache
3 MB 6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2 SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Lithography
Lithography
14 nm 22 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$64.00 $242.00 - $243.00
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
8 GT/s DMI3 5 GT/s DMI2
Thermal Solution Specification
Thermal Solution Specification
PCG 2015C (65W) PCG 2013D
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
64 GB 32 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V DDR3-1333/1600, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.5V
ECC Memory Supported
ECC Memory Supported ‡
Yes No
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 610 Intel® HD Graphics 4600
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
350.00 MHz 350 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.05 GHz 1.2 GHz
Graphics Video Max Memory
Graphics Video Max Memory
64 GB 2 GB
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
Yes No
TSX-NI
Intel® TSX-NI
Yes No

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The Intel G4560 is one of the first Pentium processors to feature Hyper-threading. This means that although the G4560 only has two physical processing cores, it is able to process four threads in parallel by sharing resources between the physical cores. This typically results in a 50% performance improvement over two physical cores alone. Comparing performance between the lowest spec Kaby Lake i3 7100 and the Pentium G4560 shows that in terms of both performance and specs, very little separates them (even virtualization technology VT-d is present on the Pentium). The Pentium does lack AVX 2.0 (Advanced Vector Instructions) and it trails the i3 7100 by 400 MHz (10%) but there is no longer a clear divide between Pentiums and Core i3s. Intel have achieved an almost continuous distribution of performance levels for each price point from the cheapest Pentium to the top end i7-7700K[Jan '17 CPUPro]

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The Intel Core i5-4690K is the latest incremental upgrade to Intel's unlocked mid-range quad core family of processors. The 4690K replaces the 4670K. Comparing the 4690K and 4670K shows that little has changed. The two chips share identical architecture; in fact the only difference between them is a 100 MHz bump to both the base and turbo clocks. The 100 MHz bump translates to an insignificant 2.9% performance increase. In terms of outright performance the 4690K has an effective speed of 103 which thanks to its superb single and dual core performance, is 12% stronger than the average of the group leaders. Overall the 4690K brings nothing new to the table so owners of previous flagship i5's will gain little by upgrading but as a new purchase the 4690K is a strong contender for both power users and high end gamers. [Jul '14 CPUPro]

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