Average Bench: 54.1% (295th of 1143)

Based on 2,491 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4712HQ CPU @ 2.30GHz
Poor: 18%Average: 54.1% Great: 67%
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Core i7-4712HQ averaged 45.8% 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 Integer Speed 79Pts
Single Core Floating Point Speed 80Pts

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-4712HQ is 49.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-4712HQ performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 408Pts
Quad Core Floating Point Speed 264Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,491 samples)
Min Avg Max
22.9 SC Int 79 95.6
23 SC Float 80 97.3
22.7 SC Mixed 79.2 96.3
63.5% 79.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
74.3 QC Int 254 336
77.3 QC Float 264 337
79.3 QC Mixed 260 336
58.8% 259 Pts
Min Avg Max
118 MC Int 382 445
126 MC Float 408 475
125 MC Mixed 400 468
59.4% 397 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, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
SC Int 85.9
SC Float 98
SC Mixed 97.1
75% 93.7 Pts
QC Int 293
QC Float 332
QC Mixed 298
70% 307 Pts
MC Int 443
MC Float 478
MC Mixed 464
69% 462 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 95.7
SC Float 77.3
SC Mixed 97.1
72% 90 Pts
QC Int 287
QC Float 296
QC Mixed 286
66% 290 Pts
MC Int 444
MC Float 477
MC Mixed 469
69% 463 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
SC Int 90.3
SC Float 97.2
SC Mixed 95.8
76% 94.4 Pts
QC Int 277
QC Float 301
QC Mixed 292
66% 290 Pts
MC Int 384
MC Float 429
MC Mixed 418
61% 410 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 90.8
SC Float 93.5
SC Mixed 90.4
73% 91.6 Pts
QC Int 322
QC Float 270
QC Mixed 294
67% 295 Pts
MC Int 434
MC Float 467
MC Mixed 463
68% 455 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz
SC Int 85.1
SC Float 84.1
SC Mixed 83.9
68% 84.4 Pts
QC Int 271
QC Float 294
QC Mixed 300
65% 288 Pts
MC Int 416
MC Float 442
MC Mixed 448
65% 435 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 64.8
SC Float 44.4
SC Mixed 52.6
43% 53.9 Pts
QC Int 264
QC Float 282
QC Mixed 287
63% 278 Pts
MC Int 398
MC Float 426
MC Mixed 437
63% 420 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 53.9
SC Float 73.1
SC Mixed 66
51% 64.3 Pts
QC Int 227
QC Float 228
QC Mixed 213
50% 223 Pts
MC Int 417
MC Float 458
MC Mixed 449
66% 441 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 21.5
SC Float 19.8
SC Mixed 22.9
17% 21.4 Pts
QC Int 77.5
QC Float 83.1
QC Mixed 76
18% 78.9 Pts
MC Int 116
MC Float 128
MC Mixed 123
18% 122 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 12,853,920 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-4712HQ Builds (Compare 768 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
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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

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