Average Bench: 70.1% (133rd of 1122)

more Based on 264 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, 17CBFBFF000306C3, 00004E414C206472, 1F8BFBFF000306C3, 1789FBFF000306C3, 0F8BFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4790T CPU @ 2.70GHz
Poor: 59%Average: 70.1% Great: 78%
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-4790T averaged 29.8% 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 106Pts
Single Core Integer Speed 104Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-4790T is just 18.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-4790T performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 505Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 497Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 264 samples)
Min Avg Max
79.6 SC Int 104 114
82.5 SC Float 106 116
79.7 SC Mixed 104 115
83.5% 104 Pts
Min Avg Max
274 QC Int 333 383
284 QC Float 341 389
279 QC Mixed 337 384
76.3% 337 Pts
Min Avg Max
390 MC Int 469 505
423 MC Float 505 550
419 MC Mixed 497 528
73.3% 490 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
SC Int 117
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 106
91% 113 Pts
QC Int 364
QC Float 364
QC Mixed 348
81% 359 Pts
MC Int 538
MC Float 551
MC Mixed 543
82% 544 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 107
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 112
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 301
QC Float 313
QC Mixed 336
72% 316 Pts
MC Int 490
MC Float 522
MC Mixed 516
76% 509 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
SC Int 107
SC Float 99.6
SC Mixed 109
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 302
QC Float 332
QC Mixed 305
71% 313 Pts
MC Int 468
MC Float 498
MC Mixed 489
73% 485 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 79.6
SC Float 79.3
SC Mixed 78.3
63% 79.1 Pts
QC Int 289
QC Float 259
QC Mixed 266
62% 271 Pts
MC Int 402
MC Float 429
MC Mixed 423
63% 418 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 10,334,635 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-4790T Builds (Compare 10 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

System: HP 27-k309

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 147% - Outstanding Total price: $135

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-4790T Processor (8M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'14
Processor Numberi7-4790T
# 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
Clock Speed2.7 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.9 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP45 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013B

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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