Average Bench: 98.3% (15th of 980)

Based on 90 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7640X CPU @ 4.00GHz

Excellent average bench

The Intel Core i5-7640X averaged just 1.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-7640X near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Quad Core Floating Point Speed 528Pts
Quad Core Integer Speed 493Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-7640X is 37.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-7640X performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 538Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 523Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 90 samples)
Min Avg Max
117 SC Int 131 157
126 SC Float 139 166
120 SC Mixed 135 161
108% 135 Pts
Min Avg Max
355 QC Int 493 617
413 QC Float 528 650
391 QC Mixed 511 638
116% 510 Pts
Min Avg Max
430 MC Int 507 622
454 MC Float 538 659
439 MC Mixed 523 635
78.3% 523 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 157
SC Float 166
SC Mixed 161
129% 162 Pts
QC Int 628
QC Float 653
QC Mixed 651
146% 644 Pts
MC Int 627
MC Float 669
MC Mixed 646
97% 647 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
SC Int 154
SC Float 161
SC Mixed 158
126% 158 Pts
QC Int 578
QC Float 602
QC Mixed 583
133% 588 Pts
MC Int 582
MC Float 597
MC Mixed 593
88% 590 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
SC Int 130
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 133
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 518
QC Float 540
QC Mixed 534
120% 531 Pts
MC Int 514
MC Float 540
MC Mixed 534
79% 529 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
SC Int 129
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 132
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 512
QC Float 547
QC Mixed 522
119% 527 Pts
MC Int 512
MC Float 546
MC Mixed 529
79% 529 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 124
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 132
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 491
QC Float 518
QC Mixed 496
114% 502 Pts
MC Int 490
MC Float 521
MC Mixed 501
76% 504 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 118
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 123
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 475
QC Float 510
QC Mixed 490
111% 492 Pts
MC Int 476
MC Float 508
MC Mixed 492
74% 492 Pts
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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-7640X X-series Processor (6M Cache, up to 4.20 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ2'17
Processor Numberi5-7640X
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$242.00 - $243.00
Clock Speed4.00 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.20 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP112 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2017X
Product BriefLink

Graphics

Processor GraphicsNone

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2666
Memory Channels2
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes

Package

Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA2066

 Comments

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21 days ago.

why does an x299 i5 even exist it just doesnt make sense


Good

17 days ago.

It`s very nice


Poor

4 months ago.

Logo is of i5 should be i7


Terrible

1 month ago.

4 core only??


Excellent

3 months ago.

just bought it, work superbly


Excellent

26 days ago.

AMAZING


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