Average Bench: 74.8% (240th of 1323)

Based on 1,907 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4690S CPU @ 3.20GHz
Poor: 61%Average: 74.8% Great: 82%
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-4690S averaged 25.2% 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 84.5Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 104Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-4690S is 20.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-4690S performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 383Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 380Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,907 samples)
Min Avg Max
71.3 Memory 84.5 93.6
85.5 1-Core 104 114
156 2-Core 201 219
76.2% 130 Pts
Min Avg Max
268 4-Core 376 414
285 8-Core 380 414
51.6% 378 Pts
Min Avg Max
294 64-Core 383 417
25.7% 383 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.2
1-Core 108
2-Core 207
80% 136 Pts
4-Core 396
8-Core 404
54% 400 Pts
64-Core 403
27% 403 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.6
1-Core 106
2-Core 203
79% 133 Pts
4-Core 347
8-Core 398
50% 372 Pts
64-Core 398
27% 398 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.8
1-Core 98
2-Core 182
72% 121 Pts
4-Core 402
8-Core 400
55% 401 Pts
64-Core 394
26% 394 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.8
1-Core 108
2-Core 203
77% 131 Pts
4-Core 394
8-Core 391
54% 392 Pts
64-Core 384
26% 384 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.4
1-Core 106
2-Core 200
77% 130 Pts
4-Core 341
8-Core 369
48% 355 Pts
64-Core 369
25% 369 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.2
1-Core 95.8
2-Core 178
71% 119 Pts
4-Core 197
8-Core 260
30% 229 Pts
64-Core 261
18% 261 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.4
1-Core 73.9
2-Core 126
59% 93.2 Pts
4-Core 87
8-Core 149
15% 118 Pts
64-Core 165
11% 165 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 48,311,329 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-4690S Builds (Compare 991 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: HP EliteDesk 800 G1 USDT

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 29% - Poor Total price: $43

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-4690S Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'14
Processor Numberi5-4690S
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$213.00 - $224.00
Clock Speed3.2 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.9 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP65 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013C

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4600
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/VGA
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.2 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 TypesDDR3-1333/1600, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.5V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express RevisionUp to 3.0
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
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
Small Business AdvantageYes
My WiFi TechYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography22 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1150

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes
Anti-Theft TechYes

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