Average Bench: 68.4% (175th of 1159)

more Based on 423 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, 17CBFBFF000306C3, 00004E414C206472, 1F8BFBFF000306C3, 1789FBFF000306C3, 0F8BFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4790T CPU @ 2.70GHz
Poor: 55%Average: 68.4% Great: 78%
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-4790T averaged 31.6% 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 103Pts
Single Core Integer Speed 101Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-4790T is 22.8%. 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 499Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 490Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 423 samples)
Min Avg Max
77.5 SC Int 101 114
78.7 SC Float 103 116
78.3 SC Mixed 102 114
81.5% 102 Pts
Min Avg Max
244 QC Int 322 383
260 QC Float 332 388
256 QC Mixed 327 383
74.1% 327 Pts
Min Avg Max
379 MC Int 464 499
418 MC Float 499 543
411 MC Mixed 490 527
72.5% 484 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 106
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 104
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 356
QC Float 314
QC Mixed 348
77% 339 Pts
MC Int 477
MC Float 514
MC Mixed 497
74% 496 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 103
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 98.7
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 344
QC Float 359
QC Mixed 348
79% 351 Pts
MC Int 482
MC Float 516
MC Mixed 485
74% 494 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
SC Int 110
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 104
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 296
QC Float 315
QC Mixed 332
71% 314 Pts
MC Int 485
MC Float 522
MC Mixed 507
76% 504 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
SC Int 104
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 324
QC Float 343
QC Mixed 324
75% 330 Pts
MC Int 447
MC Float 480
MC Mixed 469
70% 465 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 91.7
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 95.1
79% 98.3 Pts
QC Int 335
QC Float 347
QC Mixed 334
77% 339 Pts
MC Int 442
MC Float 465
MC Mixed 462
68% 456 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
SC Int 96.2
SC Float 97.6
SC Mixed 95
77% 96.3 Pts
QC Int 294
QC Float 313
QC Mixed 299
68% 302 Pts
MC Int 356
MC Float 364
MC Mixed 334
53% 351 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.15 GHz (avg)
SC Int 28.9
SC Float 40
SC Mixed 26.3
25% 31.7 Pts
QC Int 158
QC Float 185
QC Mixed 236
44% 193 Pts
MC Int 490
MC Float 521
MC Mixed 514
76% 508 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 34.3
SC Float 27.4
SC Mixed 23.8
23% 28.5 Pts
QC Int 99.8
QC Float 133
QC Mixed 163
30% 132 Pts
MC Int 489
MC Float 517
MC Mixed 516
76% 507 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,905,941 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-4790T Builds (Compare 14 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

System: HP 410-030

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $60

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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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