Average Bench: 62.5% (462nd of 1316)

Based on 15,041 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G4600 @ 3.60GHz

Above average average bench

The Intel Pentium G4600 averaged 37.5% 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

Avg. Memory Latency 80.4Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 98.9Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium G4600 is 22.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium G4600 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 265Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 263Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,041 samples)
Min Avg Max
59.9 Memory 80.4 93.7
63.3 1-Core 98.9 111
107 2-Core 173 207
70.3% 117 Pts
Min Avg Max
176 4-Core 259 299
192 8-Core 263 299
35.7% 261 Pts
Min Avg Max
190 64-Core 265 301
17.8% 265 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 94.1
1-Core 109
2-Core 191
79% 131 Pts
4-Core 288
8-Core 286
39% 287 Pts
64-Core 287
19% 287 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.2
1-Core 111
2-Core 202
81% 135 Pts
4-Core 297
8-Core 301
41% 299 Pts
64-Core 299
20% 299 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.5
1-Core 110
2-Core 206
81% 136 Pts
4-Core 293
8-Core 292
40% 293 Pts
64-Core 298
20% 298 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.5
1-Core 106
2-Core 169
70% 117 Pts
4-Core 296
8-Core 293
40% 295 Pts
64-Core 289
19% 289 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 44.1
1-Core 15.7
2-Core 15.6
20% 25.1 Pts
4-Core 21.5
8-Core 54.2
4% 37.8 Pts
64-Core 11.5
1% 11.5 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,609,430 CPUs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $82 @ launch in Jan '17
AmazonUS $1366 months
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Typical Pentium G4600 Builds (Compare 3,597 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $316

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Processor G4600 (3M Cache, 3.60 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'17
Processor NumberG4600
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$82.00
Clock Speed3.60 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP51 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350.00 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.10 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

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 4 years ago.

Poor

13 months ago.

Smokes the i3, Hyperthreading and 2 cores.


Liked

9 months ago.

Info  www.userbenchmark.com/...

Terrible, especialy when ya got it for $48... just like meh :P Kabylake G seem in excluded from Intel's Nasty CPU MicroCode update plan, so it would be easy to raise its performance


Good

8 months ago.

Cheap, best cpu for this price :) In csgo fps never go below 110!


Average

2 years ago.

Does the job. Paired with a gtx 1050ti it’s a budget gaming beast!


Poor

7 months ago.

Power saving & Cost saving, since internal graphic HD630 is good enough for normal usages (excepting games).


Excellent

2 years ago.

its a nice budget cpu for games like csgo :P


Poor

2 years ago.

Honestly really bad for gaming. it's decent for people who just want to browse the web.


Good

22 months ago.

Great alrounder. Use it for World of Tanks too.


Excellent

3 years ago.

This is just a G4560 but with a slightly better iGPU. Sometimes they're at the same price because of high demand so I got it. Anyway, this processor is a beast for its price.


Terrible

4 years ago.

low perfomance for that price


Excellent

3 years ago.

Best! Runs anything Even 4K!


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