Average Bench: 68.4% (395th of 1358)

Based on 10,867 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4460S CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 59%Average: 68.4% Great: 74%
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-4460S averaged 31.5% 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 88.6Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-4460S is just 15.6%. 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 322Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 321Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,867 samples)
Min Avg Max
70.6 Memory 82 90.8
73.6 1-Core 88.6 96.4
141 2-Core 170 183
68.1% 114 Pts
Min Avg Max
238 4-Core 318 345
256 8-Core 321 346
43.5% 319 Pts
Min Avg Max
255 64-Core 322 347
21.6% 322 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.3
1-Core 95.5
2-Core 178
74% 122 Pts
4-Core 346
8-Core 335
47% 341 Pts
64-Core 334
22% 334 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.1
1-Core 94.9
2-Core 174
73% 120 Pts
4-Core 346
8-Core 342
47% 344 Pts
64-Core 341
23% 341 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.9
1-Core 98.5
2-Core 188
73% 124 Pts
4-Core 340
8-Core 346
47% 343 Pts
64-Core 346
23% 346 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.5
1-Core 85.8
2-Core 166
69% 114 Pts
4-Core 298
8-Core 334
42% 316 Pts
64-Core 330
22% 330 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.2
1-Core 82.8
2-Core 160
68% 111 Pts
4-Core 281
8-Core 284
39% 283 Pts
64-Core 311
21% 311 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.7
1-Core 94.6
2-Core 181
70% 118 Pts
4-Core 347
8-Core 336
47% 342 Pts
64-Core 338
23% 338 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.2
1-Core 96.7
2-Core 181
70% 119 Pts
4-Core 332
8-Core 332
45% 332 Pts
64-Core 319
21% 319 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 54,682,126 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-4460S Builds (Compare 1,731 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 3647

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 26% - Poor Total price: $22

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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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10 months ago.

Good allround cpu. Delivers the expected performance.


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