Average Bench: 79.6% (31st of 953)

Based on 18,280 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4670K CPU @ 3.40GHz

The Intel Core i5-4670K is the latest middle tier desktop processor from the fourth generation of Intel's Core range codenamed "Haswell". In terms of raw performance this processor slightly bests its predecessor the 3570K achieving approximately 10% higher server benchmark scores. In terms of real world performance the single core improvements are more relevant as more than two cores are rarely used for most typical consumer tasks and these have also improved by around 10% over the 3570K. It's not all good news though as the price increase of 14% more than offsets the performance improvements. This processor currently represents approximately the same value for money as its predecessor, the i5-3570K. [Jun '13 CPUPro]

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Poor: 62%Average: 79.6% Great: 96%
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-4670K averaged 20.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-4670K near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Quad Core Integer Speed 419Pts
Quad Core Floating Point Speed 420Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-4670K is 34.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-4670K performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 430Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 422Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 18,280 samples)
Min Avg Max
95.5 SC Int 112 132
94.3 SC Float 112 131
92.7 SC Mixed 110 130
89% 111 Pts
Min Avg Max
283 QC Int 419 518
289 QC Float 420 517
289 QC Mixed 412 509
94.5% 417 Pts
Min Avg Max
336 MC Int 430 520
333 MC Float 430 523
333 MC Mixed 422 510
64.1% 427 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
SC Int 133
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 131
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 524
QC Float 534
QC Mixed 521
119% 526 Pts
MC Int 512
MC Float 542
MC Mixed 521
79% 525 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 124
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 122
99% 123 Pts
QC Int 488
QC Float 473
QC Mixed 474
108% 478 Pts
MC Int 487
MC Float 484
MC Mixed 482
73% 484 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 113
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 111
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 456
QC Float 451
QC Mixed 437
102% 448 Pts
MC Int 443
MC Float 452
MC Mixed 444
67% 446 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 106
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 104
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 416
QC Float 408
QC Mixed 398
92% 407 Pts
MC Int 416
MC Float 414
MC Mixed 402
62% 411 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
SC Int 104
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 101
84% 104 Pts
QC Int 341
QC Float 334
QC Mixed 331
76% 335 Pts
MC Int 411
MC Float 410
MC Mixed 406
61% 409 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 3,254,866 CPUs tested.

 Prices

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Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 67%
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Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) - $242

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,007

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-4670K Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'13
Processor Numberi5-4670K
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$242.00 - $243.00
Clock Speed3.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.8 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP84 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013D

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4600
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/VGA
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.2 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Graphics Video Max Memory2 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3-1333/1600, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.5V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express RevisionUp to 3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Small Business AdvantageYes
My WiFi TechYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography22 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1150

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

LGA1150 Socket

Amazing performance and stunning visuals with a boost...

Added 3 years ago.

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2 days ago.

Comment 

Can handle any game i have on maximum settings. —Sep '14


Liked

1 day ago.

Review  www.vortez.net/...

With Haswell a new socket is required – this will probably exasperate some, especially if they have only just moved to Intel Z77. But with this new LGA 1150 socket, there is still compatibility with LGA115X CPU coolers and of course dual DDR3 memory kits which should help lower the cost for those wanting to jump ship.

Review  www.anandtech.com/...

You get more performance and a better platform at roughly the same prices as Ivy Bridge a year ago. It’s not enough to convince folks who just bought a PC over the past year or two to upgrade again, but if you are upgrading from even a 3 year old machine the performance gains will be significant.

Comment 

Excellent performing CPU and is now coming down in price a little with the release of the i5-4690K. My only real criticism so far is that it gets extremely hot when pushed to high clock speeds.—Sep '14


Poor

23 days ago.

great rendimment


Excellent

3 years ago.

Review  www.hardwareluxx.com/...

Image  www.hardwareluxx.de/...
CPU-Z

CPU-Z

Review  www.notebookcheck.net/...

HD Graphics 4600 - Benchmarked

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GPU-Z

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Discussion  forums.vr-zone.com/...

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Poor

3 months ago.

The Best !!!


Poor

5 days ago.

excellent


Good

1 month ago.

good


Excellent

13 months ago.

Very good performance and overclockability for a reasonable price.


Very good

9 months ago.

Great performance for price (at time of purchase 3 years ago, now the 6600k eclipses it). Overclocking with stock cooler not recommended. Takes everything I throw at it in normal desktop use and gaming and has no problem with single player gaming, unless you plan on running multiple game servers simultaneously while playing a game on the system... Otherwise all around very good CPU.


Very good

7 months ago.

Great price performance


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