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Intel Core i7-4790

Intel 4790

The Intel Core i7-4790 is a high end quad-core desktop processor using the Haswell architecture. It clocks at 3.6 - 4 GHz and can run 8 threads at once thanks to HyperThreading. Compared to the similar named Core i7-4790K, the 4790 clocks a bit lower and offers no open multiplier for overclocking. The TDP is rated at 84 Watt and therefore suited for Desktop-PCs and large laptops.

SeriesIntel Core i7 (Desktop)
CodenameHaswell
Series: Core i7 (Desktop) Haswell
Intel Core i7-4790K (compare)4000 - 4400 MHz4 / 88 MB
» Intel Core i7-47903600 - 4000 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4770K (compare)3500 - 3900 MHz4 / 88 MB
Intel Core i7-4790S (compare)3200 - 4000 MHz4 / 88 MB
Clock Rate3600 - 4000 MHz
Level 1 Cache256 KB
Level 2 Cache1 MB
Level 3 Cache8 MB
Number of Cores / Threads4 / 8
Max. Power Consumption (TDP = Thermal Design Power)84 Watt
Transistor Count1400 Million
Manufacturing Technology22 nm
Die Size177 mm2
SocketFCLGA1150
FeaturesHD Graphics 4600 (350 - 1200 MHz), DDR3-1600 Memory Controller, HyperThreading, AVX, AVX2, Quick Sync, Virtualization, vPro
GPUIntel HD Graphics 4600 (350 - 1200 MHz)
64 Bit64 Bit support
Starting Price$303 U.S.
Announcement Date04/01/2014
Product Link (external)Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 4790

Benchmarks

Cinebench R15 - CPU Multi 64Bit
765 Points (36%)
Cinebench R15 - CPU Single 64Bit
min: 158     avg: 158.5     median: 158.5 (77%)     max: 159 Points
Cinebench R11.5 - CPU Multi 64Bit
min: 8.26     avg: 8.3     median: 8.3 (35%)     max: 8.32 Points
Cinebench R11.5 - CPU Single 64Bit
min: 1.78     avg: 1.8     median: 1.8 (77%)     max: 1.79 Points
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Single 32Bit
5926 Points (71%)
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Multiple CPUs 32Bit
22667 Points (46%)
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Multiple CPUs 64Bit
29580 Points (51%)
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Single CPUs 64Bit
7878 Points (87%)
wPrime 2.0x - 1024m *
197.6 seconds (2%)
wPrime 2.0x - 32m *
6.4 seconds (1%)
X264 HD Benchmark 4.0 - Pass 2
46 fps (38%)
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 1M *
9.1 Seconds (2%)
Super Pi Mod 1.5 XS 32M *
495.9 Seconds (2%)
3DMark 11 - Performance Physics 1280x720
min: 9030     avg: 9133     median: 9133 (51%)     max: 9236 points
3DMark - Ice Storm Standard Physics 1280x720
min: 51849     avg: 51904.5     median: 51904.5 (33%)     max: 51960 Points
3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Physics 1280x720
min: 7553     avg: 7570     median: 7570 (19%)     max: 7587 Points
3DMark - Fire Strike Physics 1920x1080
min: 10685     avg: 10706.5     median: 10706.5 (42%)     max: 10728 Points
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* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance

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Reviews for the Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 4790 processor

Schenker XMG U705 (NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M, 17.3")
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Other CPUs of the series Intel Core i7 (Desktop)

» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 6950X
   3 GHz / 2.5 MB + 25 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 8700K
   3.7 GHz / 1.5 MB + 12 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 8700
   3.2 GHz / 1.5 MB + 12 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 7740X
   4.3 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 7700K
   4.2 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 5960X
   3 GHz / 2 MB + 20 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 4960X
   3.6 GHz / 1.5 MB + 15 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 7700
   3.6 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 6700K
   4 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 3960X
   3.3 GHz / 1.5 MB + 15 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 4790K
   4 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 6700
   3.4 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 4790
   3.6 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 5775C
   3.3 GHz / 1 MB + 6 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 4770K
   3.5 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 4790S
   3.2 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 990X EE
   3.47 GHz / 1.5 MB + 12 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 980X EE
   3.33 GHz / 1.5 MB + 12 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 3770K
   3.5 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 6700T
   2.8 GHz / 1 MB + 6 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 2700K
   3.5 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 2600K
   3.4 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 975
   3.33 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 960
   3.2 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 950
   3.06 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 940
   2.93 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 920
   2.66 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB

Surrounding CPUs

- Intel Core i5 8400H
   2.5 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
- Intel Core i7 8709G
   3.1 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
- Intel Core i7 8706G
   3.1 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
- Intel Core i7 8705G
   3.1 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
- Intel Core i7 7920HQ
   3.1 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
» Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 4790
   3.6 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
+ Intel Core i5 (Desktop) 7600K
   3.8 GHz / 1024 KB + 8192 KB
+ Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 5775C
   3.3 GHz / 1024 KB + 6144 KB
+ Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 4770K
   3.5 GHz / 1024 KB + 8192 KB
+ Intel Core i7 (Desktop) 4790S
   3.2 GHz / 1024 KB + 8192 KB
+ Intel Xeon E3-1505M v6
   3 GHz / 1024 KB + 8192 KB
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Klaus Hinum (Update: 2018-01-18)