Average Bench: 71.8% (139th of 1159)

Based on 5,928 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, , 00004E414C206472 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4790S CPU @ 3.20GHz

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7-4790S averaged 28.1% 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 104Pts
Single Core Floating Point Speed 105Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-4790S is 29.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-4790S performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 535Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 524Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,928 samples)
Min Avg Max
77.4 SC Int 104 117
79 SC Float 105 119
83.6 SC Mixed 104 117
83.6% 105 Pts
Min Avg Max
242 QC Int 343 419
256 QC Float 353 419
241 QC Mixed 347 417
78.8% 348 Pts
Min Avg Max
396 MC Int 498 543
424 MC Float 535 580
416 MC Mixed 524 568
77.7% 519 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 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 111
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 114
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 421
QC Float 427
QC Mixed 417
96% 422 Pts
MC Int 527
MC Float 564
MC Mixed 553
82% 548 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 116
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 118
93% 117 Pts
QC Int 415
QC Float 378
QC Mixed 360
87% 384 Pts
MC Int 538
MC Float 574
MC Mixed 569
84% 560 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 106
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 107
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 352
QC Float 362
QC Mixed 363
81% 359 Pts
MC Int 517
MC Float 551
MC Mixed 539
80% 536 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
SC Int 107
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 105
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 329
QC Float 342
QC Mixed 363
78% 344 Pts
MC Int 519
MC Float 565
MC Mixed 540
81% 541 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 109
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 109
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 322
QC Float 370
QC Mixed 353
79% 348 Pts
MC Int 502
MC Float 547
MC Mixed 547
80% 532 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 106
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 110
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 322
QC Float 324
QC Mixed 326
74% 324 Pts
MC Int 486
MC Float 516
MC Mixed 527
76% 510 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
SC Int 62.3
SC Float 65.3
SC Mixed 45.1
46% 57.6 Pts
QC Int 119
QC Float 179
QC Mixed 190
37% 163 Pts
MC Int 231
MC Float 206
MC Mixed 342
39% 260 Pts
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Gaming 33%
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Desktop 68%
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Workstation
Workstation 47%
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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-4790S Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'14
Processor Numberi7-4790S
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$303.00 - $312.00
Clock Speed3.2 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4 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/DVI/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 TechYes
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

 Comments

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Excellent performance and power consumption.


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