Average Bench: 85.8% (43rd of 1206)

Based on 1,252 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7640X CPU @ 4.00GHz
Poor: 67%Average: 85.8% Great: 106%
Gaming
Gaming 86%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 47%
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Very good average bench

The Intel Core i5-7640X averaged just 14.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-7640X near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 131Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 258Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-7640X is 39.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-7640X performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 493Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 487Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,252 samples)
Min Avg Max
107 1-Core 131 159
198 2-Core 258 315
91.6% 195 Pts
Min Avg Max
343 4-Core 479 600
362 8-Core 487 607
65.8% 483 Pts
Min Avg Max
376 64-Core 493 603
33.1% 493 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 5.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 164
2-Core 324
115% 244 Pts
4-Core 604
8-Core 620
83% 612 Pts
64-Core 624
42% 624 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 159
2-Core 316
112% 238 Pts
4-Core 609
8-Core 608
83% 609 Pts
64-Core 610
41% 610 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 150
2-Core 277
102% 213 Pts
4-Core 590
8-Core 572
80% 581 Pts
64-Core 566
38% 566 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 143
2-Core 274
99% 208 Pts
4-Core 489
8-Core 501
68% 495 Pts
64-Core 535
36% 535 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 140
2-Core 285
100% 213 Pts
4-Core 366
8-Core 434
53% 400 Pts
64-Core 462
31% 462 Pts
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Gaming 113%
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Desktop
Desktop 112%
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Workstation
Workstation 61%
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Motherboard: Asus TUF X299 MARK 2

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-7640X X-series Processor (6M Cache, up to 4.20 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ2'17
Processor Numberi5-7640X
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$242.00 - $243.00
Clock Speed4.00 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.20 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP112 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2017X
Product BriefLink

Graphics

Processor GraphicsNone

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2666
Memory Channels2
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes

Package

Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA2066

 Comments

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Good

1 month ago.

buen procesador en comparacion calidad precio lo unico que faltaria es mas frecuencia en ram


Good

1 month ago.

8600K exists and is on par/better for your money.


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