Average Bench: 73.1% (64th of 952)

Based on 1,065 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, , 00004E414C206472 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4790S CPU @ 3.20GHz
Poor: 62%Average: 73.1% Great: 82%
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-4790S averaged 26.9% 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 107Pts
Single Core Integer Speed 105Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-4790S is just 19.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-4790S performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 549Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 539Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,065 samples)
Min Avg Max
90.1 SC Int 105 116
93.5 SC Float 107 119
91.6 SC Mixed 105 116
84.3% 105 Pts
Min Avg Max
284 QC Int 350 415
306 QC Float 362 421
292 QC Mixed 355 413
80.7% 356 Pts
Min Avg Max
444 MC Int 508 540
485 MC Float 549 573
479 MC Mixed 539 567
79.6% 532 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 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
SC Int 112
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 110
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 402
QC Float 404
QC Mixed 396
91% 401 Pts
MC Int 538
MC Float 571
MC Mixed 563
84% 557 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
SC Int 106
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 107
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 356
QC Float 369
QC Mixed 365
82% 363 Pts
MC Int 508
MC Float 539
MC Mixed 532
79% 526 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
SC Int 115
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 113
91% 113 Pts
QC Int 353
QC Float 383
QC Mixed 350
82% 362 Pts
MC Int 534
MC Float 570
MC Mixed 564
83% 556 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
SC Int 111
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 109
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 346
QC Float 369
QC Mixed 346
80% 354 Pts
MC Int 537
MC Float 569
MC Mixed 556
83% 554 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
SC Int 106
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 103
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 330
QC Float 342
QC Mixed 336
76% 336 Pts
MC Int 534
MC Float 568
MC Mixed 559
83% 553 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 105
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 102
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 354
QC Float 374
QC Mixed 331
80% 353 Pts
MC Int 508
MC Float 543
MC Mixed 545
80% 532 Pts
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Typical Core i7-4790S Builds (Compare 1,152 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

System: Asus K30AD_M31AD_M51AD

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $458

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-4790S Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'14
Processor Numberi7-4790S
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$303.00 - $312.00
Clock Speed3.2 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP65 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013C

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
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