Average Bench: 59.2% (239th of 1129)

Based on 4,827 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G4600 @ 3.60GHz

Average average bench

The Intel Pentium G4600 averaged 40.7% 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 Floating Point Speed 105Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 101Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium G4600 is just 19.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium G4600 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 282Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 297Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,827 samples)
Min Avg Max
74.5 SC Int 98.6 108
78.1 SC Float 105 115
75.2 SC Mixed 101 111
81.3% 102 Pts
Min Avg Max
186 QC Int 254 279
213 QC Float 291 320
200 QC Mixed 275 303
61.9% 273 Pts
Min Avg Max
205 MC Int 260 281
242 MC Float 297 320
225 MC Mixed 282 305
41.7% 279 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 107
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 111
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 272
QC Float 317
QC Mixed 291
66% 293 Pts
MC Int 272
MC Float 314
MC Mixed 300
44% 295 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 103
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 107
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 267
QC Float 305
QC Mixed 296
66% 289 Pts
MC Int 272
MC Float 294
MC Mixed 290
43% 286 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 103
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 108
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 265
QC Float 294
QC Mixed 273
63% 278 Pts
MC Int 252
MC Float 286
MC Mixed 242
39% 260 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 90.6
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 98.4
79% 98.4 Pts
QC Int 273
QC Float 246
QC Mixed 267
60% 262 Pts
MC Int 264
MC Float 302
MC Mixed 293
43% 286 Pts
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 Prices

Approx. $82 @ launch in Jan '17
AmazonUS $8017 hrs
NeweggUS $811 month
EbayUS $902 mins
OutletPCUS $1011 day
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Typical Pentium G4600 Builds (Compare 7,600 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
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Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 33%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $64

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $360

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Processor G4600 (3M Cache, 3.60 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'17
Processor NumberG4600
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$82.00
Clock Speed3.60 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP51 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350.00 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.10 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Memory Channels2
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
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
Hyper-Threading TechYes
TSX-NIYes
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes

 Comments

Kaby Lake 7th generation pentium desktop processor...

Added 21 months ago.

Terrible

5 months ago.

Smokes the i3, Hyperthreading and 2 cores.


Good

1 month ago.

Cheap, best cpu for this price :) In csgo fps never go below 110!


Excellent

7 days ago.

Does the job. Paired with a gtx 1050ti it’s a budget gaming beast!


Good

1 month ago.

Power saving & Cost saving, since internal graphic HD630 is good enough for normal usages (excepting games).


Excellent

7 months ago.

This is just a G4560 but with a slightly better iGPU. Sometimes they're at the same price because of high demand so I got it. Anyway, this processor is a beast for its price.


Terrible

12 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Good

13 months ago.

A great budget CPU.


Terrible

7 months ago.

2 cores only


Excellent

11 months ago.

Best! Runs anything Even 4K!


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