Average Bench: 72.6% (113th of 1128)

Based on 47,099 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, 0000000000000000, 1F8BFBFF000306C3, 0FABFBFF000306C3, 0F8BFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4770 CPU @ 3.40GHz

The Intel Core i7-4770 features Intel's most recent (Haswell) architecture. As with each of the previous "Core i" generations Intel have managed to reduce power consumption and simultaneously increase processing throughput. The i7-4770 has a locked multiplier which makes overclocking it much harder than its unlocked i7-4770K sibling. Comparing the 4770 and 4770K shows that the 4770K yields 14% higher processing throughput when overclocked and also costs 14% more. The 4770K has 4 physical cores which allow it to process four streams of instructions in parallel. General desktop computing tasks such as checking email, watching videos and surfing the web rarely require more than two cores, so for the majority of users this processor is overpowered. If you plan to encode video or compile software then this is one of the fastest reasonably priced processors available. [Mar '14 CPUPro]

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Poor: 61%Average: 72.6% Great: 83%
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-4770 averaged 27.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Single Core Integer Speed 104Pts
Multi Core Integer Speed 517Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-4770 is 21.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-4770 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 552Pts
Quad Core Floating Point Speed 357Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 47,099 samples)
Min Avg Max
88.7 SC Int 104 114
84.7 SC Float 105 116
86.9 SC Mixed 103 114
83.4% 104 Pts
Min Avg Max
262 QC Int 348 423
284 QC Float 357 419
277 QC Mixed 353 419
80% 353 Pts
Min Avg Max
428 MC Int 517 550
444 MC Float 552 589
440 MC Mixed 542 580
80.4% 537 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, 8 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
SC Int 114
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 110
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 344
QC Float 359
QC Mixed 350
80% 351 Pts
MC Int 566
MC Float 609
MC Mixed 587
88% 587 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
SC Int 114
SC Float 88.5
SC Mixed 112
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 412
QC Float 404
QC Mixed 372
90% 396 Pts
MC Int 345
MC Float 336
MC Mixed 325
50% 336 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 101
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 302
QC Float 320
QC Mixed 335
72% 319 Pts
MC Int 508
MC Float 513
MC Mixed 504
76% 508 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 107
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 98.9
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 351
QC Float 337
QC Mixed 338
78% 342 Pts
MC Int 537
MC Float 569
MC Mixed 554
83% 553 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 10,992,177 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $310 @ launch in Mar '13
BHPhotoUS $3052 years
OutletPCUS $34619 months
AmazonUS $39312 hrs
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Typical Core i7-4770 Builds (Compare 6,039 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

System: Dell XPS 8700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $479

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-4770 Processor (8M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'13
Processor Numberi7-4770
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$303.00 - $312.00
Clock Speed3.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.9 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/DVI/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 TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
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 TechYes
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

Haswell offers superior performance...

Added 4 years ago.

Excellent

16 days ago.

хороший проц нагружается не более 70% в играх 1080p с видеокартой rx 480 и записью на ReLive


Terrible

5 months ago.

served me well. no throttling or anything. *non-overclocked*


Good

2 months ago.

Top d+ aguenta um tranco do krl


Excellent

2 month ago.

Although it's old,it can still handle things easily


Excellent

6 months ago.

Better effective speed = Better


Excellent

4 years ago.


Excellent

5 months ago.

A monster, despite Skylake and Kaby Lake are newer, time does not seem to move with this i7 4770, I've seen videos where it even handles a 1080 Ti without any issue. Its performance its truly remarkable and if anyone is looking for a decent gaming processor, this is the one, don't throw your money away, is either the i5 8400 or this, since this is cheaper+8 threads with decent IPC, I would get this. Capable of Ryzen 5 performance and even better sometimes.


Terrible

12 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Terrible

13 months ago.

old and weak


Excellent

2 years ago.

despite it IS a 3 years old CPU, It has stood the test of time admirably, I can still run the newest games with 0 problems, and even use ShadowPlay with this with a decent Nvidia card. But I am afraid that it will change anytime soon.


Excellent

4 years ago.

I think, i am going to buy it!! :)


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