Average Bench: 61.7% (554th of 1442)

Based on 5,324 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4712MQ CPU @ 2.30GHz
Poor: 40%Average: 61.7% Great: 72%
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-4712MQ averaged 38.2% 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 77.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 78.8Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-4712MQ is 32.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-4712MQ performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Speed 360Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 363Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,324 samples)
Min Avg Max
54.1 Memory 77.6 88.3
23.4 1-Core 78.8 94.4
45.6 2-Core 149 185
60.7% 102 Pts
Min Avg Max
76.2 4-Core 251 330
114 8-Core 363 471
38.4% 307 Pts
Min Avg Max
117 64-Core 360 470
22.3% 360 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.7
1-Core 83.3
2-Core 165
65% 110 Pts
4-Core 267
8-Core 440
43% 353 Pts
64-Core 438
27% 438 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.4
1-Core 84.6
2-Core 159
63% 107 Pts
4-Core 285
8-Core 421
44% 353 Pts
64-Core 422
26% 422 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.3
1-Core 82.9
2-Core 156
62% 106 Pts
4-Core 276
8-Core 395
42% 335 Pts
64-Core 401
25% 401 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.2
1-Core 79.5
2-Core 166
62% 107 Pts
4-Core 297
8-Core 370
43% 334 Pts
64-Core 439
27% 439 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 67.9
1-Core 73.4
2-Core 148
56% 96.3 Pts
4-Core 279
8-Core 390
42% 334 Pts
64-Core 392
24% 392 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 66.3
1-Core 83.3
2-Core 147
58% 98.9 Pts
4-Core 272
8-Core 428
43% 350 Pts
64-Core 419
26% 419 Pts
Onboard, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.5
1-Core 61.5
2-Core 114
54% 85.2 Pts
4-Core 185
8-Core 273
29% 229 Pts
64-Core 290
18% 290 Pts
Onboard, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 66.8
1-Core 36.3
2-Core 81.7
40% 61.6 Pts
4-Core 177
8-Core 248
27% 212 Pts
64-Core 248
15% 248 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 1.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 79
1-Core 42.3
2-Core 71.5
44% 64.3 Pts
4-Core 93.5
8-Core 139
14% 116 Pts
64-Core 140
9% 140 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 67,672,160 CPUs tested

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Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-4712MQ Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'14
Processor Numberi7-4712MQ
# 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)No
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 SupportedFCPGA946

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

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