Average Bench: 69.2% (156th of 1144)

more Based on 347 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, 17CBFBFF000306C3, 00004E414C206472, 1F8BFBFF000306C3, 1789FBFF000306C3, 0F8BFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4790T CPU @ 2.70GHz
Poor: 57%Average: 69.2% Great: 78%
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-4790T averaged 30.8% 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 Floating Point Speed 104Pts
Single Core Integer Speed 102Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-4790T is 20.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-4790T performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 503Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 494Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 347 samples)
Min Avg Max
79.3 SC Int 102 114
79.8 SC Float 104 116
78.3 SC Mixed 103 114
82.4% 103 Pts
Min Avg Max
262 QC Int 326 382
278 QC Float 336 388
269 QC Mixed 332 384
75.1% 331 Pts
Min Avg Max
396 MC Int 467 501
423 MC Float 503 546
419 MC Mixed 494 527
73% 488 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 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
SC Int 92.9
SC Float 98.5
SC Mixed 91.4
75% 94.3 Pts
QC Int 293
QC Float 300
QC Mixed 287
66% 293 Pts
MC Int 446
MC Float 484
MC Mixed 471
70% 467 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 110
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 104
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 262
QC Float 248
QC Mixed 256
58% 255 Pts
MC Int 340
MC Float 334
MC Mixed 329
50% 335 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 76
SC Float 75.2
SC Mixed 67.9
58% 73 Pts
QC Int 212
QC Float 248
QC Mixed 220
51% 226 Pts
MC Int 380
MC Float 403
MC Mixed 401
59% 394 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 14,005,966 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-4790T Builds (Compare 11 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

System: HP 410-030

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $80

Popular Core i7-4790T systems:

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-4790T Processor (8M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'14
Processor Numberi7-4790T
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$303.00
Clock Speed2.7 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.9 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP45 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013B

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

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