Average Bench: 56.7% (267th of 1143)

Based on 30,138 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G4560 @ 3.50GHz

The Intel G4560 is one of the first Pentium processors to feature Hyper-threading. This means that although the G4560 only has two physical processing cores, it is able to process four threads in parallel by sharing resources between the physical cores. This typically results in a 50% performance improvement over two physical cores alone. Comparing performance between the lowest spec Kaby Lake i3 7100 and the Pentium G4560 shows that in terms of both performance and specs, very little separates them (even virtualization technology VT-d is present on the Pentium). The Pentium does lack AVX 2.0 (Advanced Vector Instructions) and it trails the i3 7100 by 400 MHz (10%) but there is no longer a clear divide between Pentiums and Core i3s. Intel have achieved an almost continuous distribution of performance levels for each price point from the cheapest Pentium to the top end i7-7700K[Jan '17 CPUPro]

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Average average bench

The Intel Pentium G4560 averaged 43.3% 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 100Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 96.3Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium G4560 is just 19.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium G4560 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 271Pts
Multi Core Integer Speed 249Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 30,138 samples)
Min Avg Max
70.7 SC Int 94.1 105
74.8 SC Float 100 111
71.2 SC Mixed 96.3 108
77.4% 96.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
178 QC Int 242 271
211 QC Float 282 311
199 QC Mixed 265 293
59.5% 263 Pts
Min Avg Max
202 MC Int 249 272
233 MC Float 289 312
216 MC Mixed 271 296
40.3% 270 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 3.5 GHz
SC Int 104
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 108
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 267
QC Float 297
QC Mixed 294
65% 286 Pts
MC Int 272
MC Float 308
MC Mixed 297
44% 293 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
SC Int 103
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 108
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 241
QC Float 265
QC Mixed 272
59% 259 Pts
MC Int 205
MC Float 257
MC Mixed 264
36% 242 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
SC Int 80.9
SC Float 72.7
SC Mixed 78.1
62% 77.2 Pts
QC Int 200
QC Float 224
QC Mixed 221
49% 215 Pts
MC Int 235
MC Float 282
MC Mixed 253
38% 257 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
SC Int 86.6
SC Float 98.4
SC Mixed 93.5
74% 92.8 Pts
QC Int 187
QC Float 256
QC Mixed 187
48% 210 Pts
MC Int 210
MC Float 254
MC Mixed 234
35% 232 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 72.6
SC Float 75
SC Mixed 66.9
57% 71.5 Pts
QC Int 104
QC Float 102
QC Mixed 106
24% 104 Pts
MC Int 145
MC Float 155
MC Mixed 154
23% 151 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 12,890,113 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $75 @ launch in Jan '17
BHPhotoUS $7515 days
OutletPCUS $761 month
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Typical Pentium G4560 Builds (Compare 8,536 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 38%
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Desktop
Desktop 59%
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Workstation
Workstation 32%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $65

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $413

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Processor G4560 (3M Cache, 3.50 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'17
Processor NumberG4560
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$64.00
Clock Speed3.50 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP54 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 610
Graphics Base Frequency350.00 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.05 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
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes

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 23 months ago.

Good (edit your comment) Add link

2 days ago.

Purchased for 60$, paired it with a GTX 1050. Runs pretty much any game on my 1080p monitor. League, Doom, Dead by Daylight.


Good

2 hrs ago.

The best Dual Core processor EVER produced.



Poor

4 days ago.

говно


Good

2 days ago.

Diferença entre eles é quase inotável. O pentium é um pouco inferior, mas tem desempenho semelhante a um i3, o que valeria mais a pena comprar um pentium e gastar menos dinheiro.


Good

14 days ago.

good and cheap


Excellent

15 days ago.

Not the one you'd like with a 1x4GB ddr3 RAM on a Gigabyte 81 series mobo, running a 64 bit Windows 10, iGpu is almost exhausted. It's slow and laggy.


Excellent

22 days ago.

i love it as my first pc CPU


Excellent

6 days ago.

Nao gostei prefiro o g3258 Com over


Terrible

6 months ago.

There is no equivalent competitor for the price/performance value ! This little guy is a beast for the price !!! ♥


Excellent

6 days ago.

G4560 its amaizing CPU. Whit my RX570 5gb +8Gb ram I can play all games (new) on Ultra/High settings.


Terrible

5 months ago.

insufficient for today's standards


Terrible

3 months ago.

its good for cheap builds but not the best, cuz there is xeon x34** (only not x3430) that perfoms better for lower price.


Excellent

23 months ago.


Good

1 month ago.

its really good for budget gaming


Good

19 days ago.

i3 4170


Good

3 months ago.

I think this CPU is a beast for is price, only 60 dollars, I'm in love with him.


Excellent

14 months ago.

The best Intel CPU in existence.


Terrible

14 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Good

15 months ago.

I wouldn't get this. I'd get the G4620 because it's a better value. But whatever suits you i guess.


Outstanding

18 months ago.

When it comes to gaming, it puts all AMD Ryzen series to shame for the price.


Terrible

16 months ago.

it low for 4k


Good

1 month ago.

One of the better budget options out there


Outstanding

19 months ago.

I'm impressed with price/performance ratio.


Excellent

18 months ago.

This G4560 is a better version of i3-6100. One of the best for it's price from intel


Poor

4 months ago.

Why would you even consider a processor like this while used quad cores can go for the same...... If you have bought this and have used it for a year well its still worth your money but in 2018 its just not worth it anymore.


Excellent

17 months ago.

luckily i did not buy i3. for the price, i can spend the extra money to graphic card. i love my budget build (not so budget). lol


Excellent

11 months ago.

I 3 Killer


Excellent

3 months ago.

Budget Beast! Can't do better for under $100, the only issue that I have it's I can't find anything better for upgrading with my current H110M chipset at a similar price range, Ryzen 3 took too long and I had to build with Intel. But this CPU is pretty kickass, I really love it and highly recommend it, if you can find it for $60-70 it's a steal.


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