Average Bench: 68.7% (313th of 1258)

Based on 6,892 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4460S CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 56%Average: 68.7% Great: 75%
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-4460S averaged 31.2% 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 82.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 88.5Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-4460S is just 19.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-4460S performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 323Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 320Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,892 samples)
Min Avg Max
66.8 Memory 82.9 91.5
69.4 1-Core 88.5 98.9
135 2-Core 171 187
68.6% 114 Pts
Min Avg Max
222 4-Core 316 352
240 8-Core 320 352
43.5% 318 Pts
Min Avg Max
244 64-Core 323 354
21.6% 323 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.4
1-Core 96.9
2-Core 184
74% 123 Pts
4-Core 351
8-Core 350
48% 351 Pts
64-Core 346
23% 346 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.7
1-Core 99.4
2-Core 182
74% 123 Pts
4-Core 334
8-Core 353
47% 344 Pts
64-Core 347
23% 347 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.8
1-Core 97.9
2-Core 187
73% 123 Pts
4-Core 352
8-Core 337
48% 345 Pts
64-Core 352
24% 352 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 87
1-Core 84.8
2-Core 164
68% 112 Pts
4-Core 309
8-Core 332
43% 320 Pts
64-Core 337
23% 337 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.5
1-Core 91.6
2-Core 174
70% 116 Pts
4-Core 326
8-Core 318
44% 322 Pts
64-Core 320
21% 320 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.8
1-Core 84.6
2-Core 163
66% 110 Pts
4-Core 276
8-Core 277
38% 276 Pts
64-Core 304
20% 304 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.2
1-Core 90.2
2-Core 150
64% 105 Pts
4-Core 296
8-Core 306
41% 301 Pts
64-Core 307
21% 307 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 69.7
1-Core 81.2
2-Core 152
60% 101 Pts
4-Core 295
8-Core 268
39% 281 Pts
64-Core 320
22% 320 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 51.5
1-Core 66
2-Core 173
53% 96.9 Pts
4-Core 293
8-Core 199
36% 246 Pts
64-Core 329
22% 329 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,796,699 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-4460S Builds (Compare 1,490 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

System: Asus K30AD_M31AD_M51AD

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 29% - Poor Total price: $75

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-4460S Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.40 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'14
Processor Numberi5-4460S
# 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$182.00
Clock Speed2.9 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.4 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 Frequency1.1 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 TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
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 TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

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