Average Bench: 69.9% (164th of 1173)

Based on 50,653 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4570 CPU @ 3.20GHz

The Intel Core i5-4570 is a relatively fast quad core desktop processor based on the 4th generation Haswell architecture which was launched in Q2 2013. With a base frequency of 3.2 GHz which can boost to a maximum of 3.6 GHz turbo, it has a good effective speed of 93, with a particularly impressive single-core of 98. Unlike the ‘K’ model processors, the i5-4570 is not unlocked, so the max overclocked speed is limited. Whilst this is a great CPU looking at the 4690K versus 4570 shows that the unlocked 4690K offers 20% more performance but at a 20% price premium. The i5-4570 also features integrated Intel HD Graphics 4600 which is about 25% better than the previous HD 4000 Graphics but still not good enough to enjoy modern 3D games. [Nov '14 CPUPro]

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Poor: 54%Average: 69.9% Great: 77%
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-4570 averaged 30.0% 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

Quad Core Integer Speed 363Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 360Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-4570 is 22.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-4570 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 370Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 370Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 50,653 samples)
Min Avg Max
86.4 SC Int 98.3 106
78.4 SC Float 98.1 107
82.8 SC Mixed 97.7 106
78.5% 98.1 Pts
Min Avg Max
258 QC Int 363 401
270 QC Float 361 404
262 QC Mixed 360 401
81.9% 361 Pts
Min Avg Max
301 MC Int 374 402
300 MC Float 370 402
295 MC Mixed 370 402
55.7% 371 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, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
SC Int 104
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 106
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 390
QC Float 389
QC Mixed 396
89% 391 Pts
MC Int 400
MC Float 385
MC Mixed 389
59% 391 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
SC Int 105
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 107
85% 107 Pts
QC Int 388
QC Float 393
QC Mixed 392
89% 391 Pts
MC Int 392
MC Float 379
MC Mixed 396
58% 389 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 105
SC Float 87.9
SC Mixed 105
80% 99.5 Pts
QC Int 400
QC Float 398
QC Mixed 391
90% 396 Pts
MC Int 399
MC Float 390
MC Mixed 394
59% 395 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 91.5
SC Float 74.4
SC Mixed 97.5
70% 87.8 Pts
QC Int 351
QC Float 345
QC Mixed 354
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 361
MC Float 344
MC Mixed 356
53% 354 Pts
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 Prices

Approx. $195 @ launch in Apr '13
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Typical Core i5-4570 Builds (Compare 5,873 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 15%
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Desktop
Desktop 61%
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Workstation
Workstation 22%
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Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 3020

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $296

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-4570 Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.60 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'13
Processor Numberi5-4570
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$192.00 - $202.00
Clock Speed3.2 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.6 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/VGA
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 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 TechNo
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

4th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 Processor...

Added 4 years ago.

Excellent

4 months ago.

The balance of price and performance on the socket 1150.


Good

4 years ago.


Excellent

7 months ago.

the performance is better plus the cores ae an advantage


Excellent

17 days ago.

best performance for the price


Terrible

22 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Excellent

10 months ago.

haven't had any issues with it, performance is on par


Good

3 years ago.

Mine is plagued by high idle temps (mini-itx). Was good value for money when purchased.


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