Average Bench: 65.9% (355th of 1239)

Based on 11,910 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G4600 @ 3.60GHz

Above average average bench

The Intel Pentium G4600 averaged 34.0% 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

Avg. Memory Latency 86.7Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 101Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium G4600 is 20.4%. 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 268Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 266Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,910 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.1 Memory 86.7 94
71.1 1-Core 101 111
118 2-Core 175 208
73.1% 121 Pts
Min Avg Max
171 4-Core 263 299
188 8-Core 266 300
36% 264 Pts
Min Avg Max
192 64-Core 268 302
18% 268 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 92.3
1-Core 111
2-Core 210
82% 138 Pts
4-Core 295
8-Core 297
40% 296 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 92.3
1-Core 108
2-Core 179
77% 126 Pts
4-Core 286
8-Core 245
37% 265 Pts
64-Core 277
19% 277 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.3
1-Core 102
2-Core 185
72% 122 Pts
4-Core 172
8-Core 227
26% 200 Pts
64-Core 221
15% 221 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.5
1-Core 74.6
2-Core 134
59% 95 Pts
4-Core 188
8-Core 196
26% 192 Pts
64-Core 195
13% 195 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 28,602,306 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $82 @ launch in Jan '17
OutletPCUS $9616 months
AmazonUS $1545 months
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Typical Pentium G4600 Builds (Compare 15,912 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $430

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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 3 years ago.

Terrible

2 years ago.

Smokes the i3, Hyperthreading and 2 cores.


Excellent

17 months ago.

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


Average

11 months ago.

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


Good

11 months ago.

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


Excellent

9 months ago.

its a nice budget cpu for games like csgo :P


Poor

10 months ago.

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


Good

5 months ago.

Great alrounder. Use it for World of Tanks too.


Excellent

2 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.


Good

2 years ago.

A great budget CPU.


Terrible

2 years ago.

low perfomance for that price


Excellent

2 years ago.

Best! Runs anything Even 4K!


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