Average Bench: 84.7% (92nd of 1307)

Based on 2,335 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7640X CPU @ 4.00GHz
Poor: 65%Average: 84.7% Great: 100%
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i5-7640X averaged just 15.3% 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 128Pts
Avg. Memory Latency 89.2Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-7640X is 34.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-7640X performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 476Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 472Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,335 samples)
Min Avg Max
74.6 Memory 89.2 97.1
104 1-Core 128 156
190 2-Core 252 312
89.4% 156 Pts
Min Avg Max
307 4-Core 462 601
340 8-Core 472 601
63.6% 467 Pts
Min Avg Max
346 64-Core 476 604
31.9% 476 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 96.7
1-Core 124
2-Core 280
94% 167 Pts
4-Core 538
8-Core 530
73% 534 Pts
64-Core 534
36% 534 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 94
1-Core 141
2-Core 280
97% 172 Pts
4-Core 543
8-Core 523
73% 533 Pts
64-Core 558
37% 558 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 94.3
1-Core 127
2-Core 249
91% 157 Pts
4-Core 482
8-Core 480
66% 481 Pts
64-Core 488
33% 488 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 95.2
1-Core 128
2-Core 250
91% 158 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 469
64% 469 Pts
64-Core 467
31% 467 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.9
1-Core 124
2-Core 248
87% 153 Pts
4-Core 454
8-Core 468
63% 461 Pts
64-Core 470
32% 470 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.9
1-Core 116
2-Core 226
80% 141 Pts
4-Core 447
8-Core 420
60% 434 Pts
64-Core 422
28% 422 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.6
1-Core 113
2-Core 233
84% 146 Pts
4-Core 342
8-Core 400
50% 371 Pts
64-Core 350
24% 350 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,080,517 CPUs tested.

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Typical Core i5-7640X Builds (Compare 1,855 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus TUF X299 MARK 2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,225

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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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Excellent

15 months ago.

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


Good

18 months ago.

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


Good

6 months ago.

Balanced CPU even beats amd ryzen TR 3990x


Poor

12 days ago.

4 Cores 4 Threads and HEDT. IN 2017. lol


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