Intel Core i7-4510U vs Intel Core i7-4800MQ vs Intel Core i7-4940MX

Intel Core i7-4510U

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The Intel Core i7-4510U is an ULV (ultra low voltage) dual-core processor for ultrabooks launched in Q2 2014. It is based on the Haswell architecture and is manufactured in 22nm. Due to Hyper-Threading, the two cores can handle up to four threads in parallel, leading to better utilization of the CPU. Each core offers a base speed of 2.0 GHz, but can dynamically increase clock rates with Turbo Boost up to 3.1 GHz for 1 active core or 2.8 GHz for 2 active cores. That's 100 - 200 MHz more than the i7-4500U (1.8 - 3.0 GHz).

Architektur

Haswell is the successor to the Ivy Bridge architecture with improvements on both GPU and CPU performance. The CPUs are produced in 22nm and offer an optimized branch prediction as well as additional execution ports, improving the performance per clock by almost 10 percent. Furthermore, new features like AVX2 and FMA should increase the performance in future applications.

Performance

The performance of the Core i7-4510U is similar to the old and slightly higher clocked Core i7-3667U. However, when using new instruction sets such as AVX2 the performance can be significantly better. Thus, the CPU has sufficient power for office and multimedia purposes as well as more demanding applications.

Graphics

The integrated HD Graphics 4400 offers 20 Execution Units (EUs) clocked at 200 - 1100 MHz with Turbo Boost, making it somewhat faster than the former HD Graphics 4000. However, the HD 4400 is slightly slower than the HD 5000 found on a number of other ULV models.

Power Consumption

The i7-4510U is rated at a TDP of 15 W including the graphics card, memory controller, VRMs and the integrated chipset. Therefore, the CPU is suited for small ultrabooks 11-inches or greater.

Intel Core i7-4800MQ

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The Intel Core i7-4800MQ is a high-end quad-core processor for laptops which has been launched in Q2/2013. It is based on the Haswell architecture and manufactured in 22nm. Due to Hyperthreading, the four cores can handle up to eight threads in parallel leading to better utilization of the CPU. Each core offers a base speed of 2.7 GHz but can dynamically increase clock rates with Turbo Boost up to 3.5 GHz (for 4 active cores), 3.6 GHz (for 2 active cores) and 3.7 GHz (for 1 active core).

Haswell is the successor to the Ivy Bridge architecture with improvements on both GPU and CPU performance. The CPUs are produced in 22nm and offer an optimized branch prediction as well as additional execution ports, improving the performance per clock by almost 10 percent. Furthermore, new features like AVX2 and FMA should increase the performance in future applications.

Due to these changes, the performance has been improved slightly compared to Ivy Bridge. Therefore, the 4800MQ is about 10 % faster than the former i7-3740QM.

The integrated Intel HD Graphics 4600 offers 20 Execution Units (EUs) clocked at 400 MHz up to 1300 MHz with Turbo Boost, making it about 30 % faster than the HD 4000.

The i7-4800MQ is rated at a TDP of 47 W including graphics card, memory controller and VRMs.  Therefore, the CPU is only suited for laptops 15-inches or greater.

Intel Core i7-4940MX

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The Intel Core i7-4940MX is a high-end quad-core processor for laptops and successor of the i7-4930MX. It is based on the Haswell architecture and was launched in Q1/2014. Due to Hyperthreading, the four cores can handle up to eight threads in parallel leading to better utilization of the CPU. Each core offers a base speed of 3.1 GHz but can dynamically increase clock rates with Turbo Boost up to 3.8 GHz (for 4 active cores), 3.9 GHz (for 2 active cores) and 4.0 GHz (for 1 active core). Furthermore, the Extreme CPUs offer an unlocked multiplicator for easy overclocking.

Architecture

Haswell is the successor to the Ivy Bridge architecture with improvements on both GPU and CPU performance. The CPUs are produced in 22nm and offer an optimized branch prediction as well as additional execution ports, increasing the performance per clock by about 5 - 10 percent. Furthermore, new features like AVX2 and FMA should increase the performance in future applications.

Performance

Compared to the Core i7-4930MX, the 4940MX is clocked just 100 MHz higher and therefore only slightly faster. Overall, the performance is similar to the Desktop Core i7-4770K. Even extremly demanding software or multitasking will be handled easily.

Graphics

The integrated Intel HD Graphics 4600 offers 20 Execution Units (EUs) clocked at 400 MHz up to 1350 MHz with Turbo Boost, making it about 30 % faster than the HD 4000. This is slightly slower than the AMD Radeon HD 8650G, but similar to a dedicated GeForce GT 720M.

Power Consumption

The i7-4940MX is rated at a TDP of 57 W including graphics card, memory controller and VRMs.  Therefore, the CPU is only suited for laptops 17-inches or greater.

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: Core i7 Haswell
Intel Core i7-4940MX3100 - 4000 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4930MX3000 - 3900 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4980HQ2800 - 4000 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4910MQ2900 - 3900 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4900MQ2800 - 3800 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4960HQ2600 - 3800 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4810MQ2800 - 3800 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4870HQ2500 - 3700 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4800MQ2700 - 3700 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4950HQ2400 - 3600 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4860HQ2400 - 3600 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4720HQ2600 - 3600 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4850HQ2300 - 3500 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4710HQ2500 - 3500 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4710MQ2500 - 3500 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4770HQ2200 - 3400 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4700HQ2400 - 3400 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4700MQ2400 - 3400 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4760HQ2100 - 3300 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4722HQ2400 - 3400 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4712HQ2300 - 3300 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4712MQ2300 - 3300 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4750HQ2000 - 3200 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4702HQ2200 - 3200 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4702MQ2200 - 3200 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4610M3000 - 3700 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4600M2900 - 3600 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4578U3000 - 3500 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4558U2800 - 3300 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4600U2100 - 3300 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4650U1700 - 3300 MHz2 / 44 MB
» Intel Core i7-4510U2000 - 3100 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4500U1800 - 3000 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4550U1500 - 3000 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4610Y1700 - 2900 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4940MX3100 - 4000 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4930MX3000 - 3900 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4980HQ2800 - 4000 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4910MQ2900 - 3900 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4900MQ2800 - 3800 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4960HQ2600 - 3800 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4810MQ2800 - 3800 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4870HQ2500 - 3700 MHz4 / 86 MB
» Intel Core i7-4800MQ2700 - 3700 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4950HQ2400 - 3600 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4860HQ2400 - 3600 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4720HQ2600 - 3600 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4850HQ2300 - 3500 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4710HQ2500 - 3500 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4710MQ2500 - 3500 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4770HQ2200 - 3400 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4700HQ2400 - 3400 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4700MQ2400 - 3400 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4760HQ2100 - 3300 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4722HQ2400 - 3400 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4712HQ2300 - 3300 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4712MQ2300 - 3300 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4750HQ2000 - 3200 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4702HQ2200 - 3200 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4702MQ2200 - 3200 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4610M3000 - 3700 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4600M2900 - 3600 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4578U3000 - 3500 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4558U2800 - 3300 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4600U2100 - 3300 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4650U1700 - 3300 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4510U2000 - 3100 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4500U1800 - 3000 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4550U1500 - 3000 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4610Y1700 - 2900 MHz2 / 44 MB
» Intel Core i7-4940MX3100 - 4000 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4930MX3000 - 3900 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4980HQ2800 - 4000 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4910MQ2900 - 3900 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4900MQ2800 - 3800 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4960HQ2600 - 3800 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4810MQ2800 - 3800 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4870HQ2500 - 3700 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4800MQ2700 - 3700 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4950HQ2400 - 3600 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4860HQ2400 - 3600 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4720HQ2600 - 3600 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4850HQ2300 - 3500 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4710HQ2500 - 3500 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4710MQ2500 - 3500 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4770HQ2200 - 3400 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4700HQ2400 - 3400 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4700MQ2400 - 3400 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4760HQ2100 - 3300 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4722HQ2400 - 3400 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4712HQ2300 - 3300 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4712MQ2300 - 3300 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4750HQ2000 - 3200 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4702HQ2200 - 3200 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4702MQ2200 - 3200 MHz4 / 86 MB
Intel Core i7-4610M3000 - 3700 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4600M2900 - 3600 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4578U3000 - 3500 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4558U2800 - 3300 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4600U2100 - 3300 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4650U1700 - 3300 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4510U2000 - 3100 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4500U1800 - 3000 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4550U1500 - 3000 MHz2 / 44 MB
Intel Core i7-4610Y1700 - 2900 MHz2 / 44 MB
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HD Graphics 4400 (200 - 1100 MHz), DDR3(L)-1600 Memory Controller, HyperThreading, AVX, AVX2, Quick Sync, Virtualization, AES-NIHD Graphics 4600 (400 - 1300 MHz), DDR3(L)-1600 Memory Controller, HyperThreading, AVX, AVX2, Quick Sync, Virtualization, vPro, AES-NIHD Graphics 4600 (400 - 1350 MHz), DDR3(L)-1600 Memory Controller, HyperThreading, AVX, AVX2, Quick Sync, Virtualization, vPro, AES-NI
iGPUIntel HD Graphics 4400 (200 - 1100 MHz)Intel HD Graphics 4600 (400 - 1300 MHz)Intel HD Graphics 4600 (400 - 1350 MHz)
$393 U.S.$378 U.S.$1096 U.S.
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Cinebench R15 - CPU Multi 64Bit
min: 226     avg: 251     median: 248 (6%)     max: 282 Points
min: 529     avg: 648     median: 663 (15%)     max: 684 Points
708 Points (16%)
Cinebench R15 - CPU Single 64Bit
min: 101     avg: 116     median: 119 (55%)     max: 120 Points
min: 137     avg: 141     median: 142 (65%)     max: 145 Points
157 Points (72%)
Cinebench R11.5 - CPU Multi 64Bit
min: 2.53     avg: 2.8     median: 2.8 (7%)     max: 3 Points
min: 5.49     avg: 7.1     median: 7.2 (19%)     max: 7.61 Points
7.6 Points (20%)
Cinebench R11.5 - CPU Single 64Bit
min: 0.96     avg: 1.3     median: 1.4 (55%)     max: 1.38 Points
min: 1.55     avg: 1.6     median: 1.6 (66%)     max: 1.68 Points
1.8 Points (72%)
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Single 32Bit
min: 4441     avg: 4485     median: 4486 (46%)     max: 4527 Points
min: 5009     avg: 5210     median: 5233 (54%)     max: 5428 Points
5853 Points (60%)
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Multiple CPUs 32Bit
min: 7894     avg: 8720     median: 8931 (15%)     max: 9384 Points
min: 15633     avg: 19353     median: 20089 (34%)     max: 20736 Points
21022 Points (35%)
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Multiple CPUs 64Bit
min: 5474     avg: 9933     median: 12113 (16%)     max: 12211 Points
min: 21426     avg: 25633     median: 26343 (35%)     max: 27104 Points
26547 Points (35%)
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Single CPUs 64Bit
min: 3611     avg: 5108     median: 5840 (54%)     max: 5872 Points
min: 6602     avg: 6993     median: 7052 (66%)     max: 7270 Points
7696 Points (72%)
wPrime 2.0x - 1024m *
553 seconds (7%)
min: 224.985     avg: 253     median: 245.6 (3%)     max: 286.7 seconds
219 seconds (3%)
wPrime 2.0x - 32m *
17 seconds (3%)
min: 6.955     avg: 8     median: 7.7 (2%)     max: 9.7 seconds
7 seconds (1%)
WinRAR - Result
min: 2349     avg: 2432     median: 2474 (29%)     max: 2474 KB/s
min: 4431     avg: 4589     median: 4473 (52%)     max: 4862 KB/s
X264 HD Benchmark 4.0 - Pass 2
min: 16     avg: 16.4     median: 16.4 (10%)     max: 16.78 fps
min: 34.6     avg: 39.9     median: 41.5 (26%)     max: 42 fps
42.9 fps (27%)
X264 HD Benchmark 4.0 - Pass 1
min: 88.52     avg: 88.8     median: 88.8 (32%)     max: 89 fps
min: 143.2     avg: 157     median: 160.1 (57%)     max: 163 fps
167 fps (59%)
TrueCrypt - Serpent Mean 100MB
min: 0.146     avg: 0.1     median: 0.2 (8%)     max: 0.15 GB/s
min: 0.313     avg: 0.4     median: 0.4 (20%)     max: 0.424 GB/s
0.4 GB/s (19%)
TrueCrypt - Twofish Mean 100MB
min: 0.26     avg: 0.3     median: 0.3 (0%)     max: 0.263 GB/s
min: 0.522     avg: 0.6     median: 0.6 (0%)     max: 0.723 GB/s
0.7 GB/s (0%)
TrueCrypt - AES Mean 100MB
1.7 GB/s (9%)
min: 3.3     avg: 4     median: 4.1 (21%)     max: 4.4 GB/s
4.1 GB/s (21%)
3DMark 06 - CPU
min: 3217     avg: 3427     median: 3341.5 (22%)     max: 3806 Points
min: 5411     avg: 7049     median: 7265 (49%)     max: 7585 Points
7678 Points (51%)
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 1M *
12 Seconds (3%)
min: 9.86     avg: 10.2     median: 10 (2%)     max: 11.148 Seconds
9.3 Seconds (2%)
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 2M *
28 Seconds (1%)
min: 22.61     avg: 23.3     median: 23.1 (1%)     max: 24.982 Seconds
20.7 Seconds (1%)
Super Pi Mod 1.5 XS 32M *
642 Seconds (3%)
min: 523.414     avg: 536     median: 535 (2%)     max: 552.272 Seconds
491 Seconds (2%)
SiSoft Sandra Dhrystone (MIPS)
64000 MIPS (30%)
min: 152.56     avg: 92658     median: 103935 (49%)     max: 162610 MIPS
SiSoft Sandra Whetstone (MFLOPS)
34340 MFLOPS (26%)
min: 86.67     avg: 63357     median: 81295 (62%)     max: 90750 MFLOPS
Windows 7 Experience Index - Processor
7.1 points (91%)
min: 7.4     avg: 7.6     median: 7.7 (99%)     max: 7.8 points
3DMark Vantage - P CPU no PhysX 1280x1024
min: 19618     avg: 23880     median: 24234 (34%)     max: 25503 Points
3DMark 11 - Performance Physics 1280x720
min: 2969     avg: 3580     median: 3817 (19%)     max: 3901 points
min: 6888     avg: 7843     median: 7896 (39%)     max: 9169 points
9402 points (46%)
3DMark - Ice Storm Standard Physics 1280x720
min: 15548     avg: 29571     median: 32516.5 (21%)     max: 34894 Points
min: 33398     avg: 44630     median: 46157 (30%)     max: 48964 Points
49770 Points (32%)
3DMark - Ice Storm Extreme Physics 1920x1080
min: 36993     avg: 44305     median: 46378.5 (55%)     max: 47470 Points
3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited Physics 1280x720 offscreen
min: 47915     avg: 48106     median: 48105.5 (56%)     max: 48296 Points
3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Physics 1280x720
min: 2149     avg: 2743     median: 2848 (7%)     max: 2910 Points
min: 5427     avg: 6590     median: 6686 (17%)     max: 7326 Points
7082 Points (18%)
3DMark - Fire Strike Physics 1920x1080
min: 3275     avg: 3980     median: 4089 (14%)     max: 4175 Points
min: 7609     avg: 9333     median: 9544 (33%)     max: 10005 Points
9870 Points (34%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Stream
5333 Points (43%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Memory
5363 Points (49%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Floating Point
6647 Points (13%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Integer
5827 Points (12%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Total Score
5971 Points (16%)
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Multi-Core Score
min: 5301     avg: 5569     median: 5666 (10%)     max: 5740 Points
12753 Points (23%)
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Single-Core Score
min: 2646     avg: 2860     median: 2947 (61%)     max: 2986 Points
3355 Points (70%)
Mozilla Kraken 1.1 - Total Score *
min: 2321.3     avg: 2346     median: 2327 (4%)     max: 2385 ms
Sunspider - 1.0 Total Score *
min: 96.6     avg: 103     median: 100.2 (1%)     max: 113.7 ms
Octane V2 - Total Score
min: 13750     avg: 15869     median: 14223.5 (27%)     max: 24290 Points

Average Benchmarks Intel Core i7-4510U → 100%

Average Benchmarks Intel Core i7-4800MQ → 171%

Average Benchmarks Intel Core i7-4940MX → 189%

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