Average Bench: 57.5% (256th of 1186)

Based on 7 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000106E5 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4770K CPU @ 3.90GHz
Poor: 46%Average: 57.5% Great: 69%
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i7-4770K averaged 42.4% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 89.4Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 169Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-4770K is 22.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-4770K performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 345Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 341Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 7 samples)
Min Avg Max
78.3 1-Core 89.4 102
148 2-Core 169 204
61.3% 129 Pts
Min Avg Max
209 4-Core 316 395
202 8-Core 341 503
44.4% 329 Pts
Min Avg Max
196 64-Core 345 502
23.1% 345 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 102
2-Core 204
72% 153 Pts
4-Core 395
8-Core 396
54% 395 Pts
64-Core 404
27% 404 Pts
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 98.3
2-Core 160
63% 129 Pts
4-Core 368
8-Core 503
57% 436 Pts
64-Core 502
34% 502 Pts
LGA1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 88.3
2-Core 177
62% 133 Pts
4-Core 350
8-Core 344
48% 347 Pts
64-Core 349
23% 349 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
1-Core 90.5
2-Core 182
64% 136 Pts
4-Core 330
8-Core 314
44% 322 Pts
64-Core 326
22% 326 Pts
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
1-Core 80.6
2-Core 161
57% 121 Pts
4-Core 321
8-Core 287
42% 304 Pts
64-Core 306
20% 306 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
1-Core 78.3
2-Core 148
54% 113 Pts
4-Core 239
8-Core 343
38% 291 Pts
64-Core 329
22% 329 Pts
LGA1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.65 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 87.8
2-Core 151
58% 120 Pts
4-Core 209
8-Core 202
28% 206 Pts
64-Core 196
13% 196 Pts

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,659,294 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-4770K Builds (Compare 1,138 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus P7P55D PRO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $345

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-4770K Processor (8M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'13
Processor Numberi7-4770K
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$339.00 - $350.00
Clock Speed3.50 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.90 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP84 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013D

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4600
Graphics Base Frequency350.00 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI/VGA
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.25 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
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 TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
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
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1150

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

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