Average Bench: 68.6% (355th of 1316)

Based on 9,505 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4460S CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 56%Average: 68.6% Great: 75%
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-4460S averaged 31.4% 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 82Pts
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 19.1%. 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 326Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 323Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,505 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.8 Memory 82 91.4
68.4 1-Core 88.5 98.1
140 2-Core 172 187
68.3% 114 Pts
Min Avg Max
229 4-Core 319 351
254 8-Core 323 351
43.8% 321 Pts
Min Avg Max
254 64-Core 326 352
21.9% 326 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.7
1-Core 89
2-Core 174
70% 117 Pts
4-Core 333
8-Core 335
46% 334 Pts
64-Core 317
21% 317 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 86
1-Core 93.1
2-Core 178
72% 119 Pts
4-Core 329
8-Core 342
46% 335 Pts
64-Core 335
22% 335 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.1
1-Core 97.5
2-Core 184
72% 121 Pts
4-Core 330
8-Core 347
46% 339 Pts
64-Core 344
23% 344 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 80
1-Core 94.9
2-Core 182
70% 119 Pts
4-Core 342
8-Core 340
47% 341 Pts
64-Core 348
23% 348 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.7
1-Core 93.8
2-Core 168
68% 113 Pts
4-Core 345
8-Core 340
47% 343 Pts
64-Core 344
23% 344 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.3
1-Core 95.9
2-Core 175
68% 116 Pts
4-Core 340
8-Core 335
46% 337 Pts
64-Core 347
23% 347 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.8
1-Core 87.5
2-Core 172
68% 114 Pts
4-Core 307
8-Core 295
41% 301 Pts
64-Core 312
21% 312 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.7
1-Core 92.7
2-Core 175
68% 115 Pts
4-Core 270
8-Core 296
38% 283 Pts
64-Core 316
21% 316 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 1.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.4
1-Core 58.2
2-Core 117
56% 87.1 Pts
4-Core 204
8-Core 209
28% 207 Pts
64-Core 213
14% 213 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,606,836 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-4460S Builds (Compare 3,648 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

System: Asus K30AD_M31AD_M51AD

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $235

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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

 Comments

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Good allround cpu. Delivers the expected performance.


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