Average Bench: 61.1% (508th of 1335)

Based on 4,927 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4712HQ CPU @ 2.30GHz
Poor: 33%Average: 61.1% Great: 71%
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-4712HQ averaged 38.9% 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 74.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 78.9Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-4712HQ is 38.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-4712HQ performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 392Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 386Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,927 samples)
Min Avg Max
50 Memory 74.2 84.2
22.6 1-Core 78.9 95.7
42.6 2-Core 151 185
61% 101 Pts
Min Avg Max
76.6 4-Core 261 336
119 8-Core 386 468
41.7% 324 Pts
Min Avg Max
118 64-Core 392 470
26.3% 392 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.5
1-Core 92.3
2-Core 183
70% 119 Pts
4-Core 334
8-Core 464
52% 399 Pts
64-Core 469
32% 469 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.8
1-Core 93.9
2-Core 180
70% 118 Pts
4-Core 321
8-Core 472
51% 396 Pts
64-Core 476
32% 476 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.7
1-Core 94.9
2-Core 182
71% 119 Pts
4-Core 315
8-Core 463
50% 389 Pts
64-Core 476
32% 476 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.9
1-Core 93.8
2-Core 181
70% 118 Pts
4-Core 311
8-Core 460
50% 385 Pts
64-Core 464
31% 464 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.6
1-Core 93.6
2-Core 182
70% 118 Pts
4-Core 311
8-Core 448
49% 380 Pts
64-Core 445
30% 445 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.7
1-Core 90
2-Core 178
70% 117 Pts
4-Core 279
8-Core 469
47% 374 Pts
64-Core 468
31% 468 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.2
1-Core 93.9
2-Core 134
63% 101 Pts
4-Core 232
8-Core 457
42% 344 Pts
64-Core 452
30% 452 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 49,674,144 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-4712HQ Builds (Compare 925 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
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Desktop
Desktop 57%
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Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-4712HQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'14
Processor Numberi7-4712HQ
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$378.00
Clock Speed2.3 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.3 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Max TDP37 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4600
Graphics Base Frequency400 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 TypesDDR3L 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 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 TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 32mm x 1.6mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1364

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

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Poor

17 months ago.

very horrible cpu, even i5 2400 runs faster than this


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