Intel Core i7-4790 Overview

Intel Core i7-4790
Memory: DESKTOP
Release date: May 2014
Intel Core i7-4790
Intel_Haswell Architecture
4 Cores
8 Threads
3500 Mhz Frequency
3900 Mhz Turbo Clock
84 W TDP

Summary

Relative performance

  • Intel Core i7-5960X
    162%
  • Intel Core i7-5930K
    135%
  • Intel Core i7-5820K
    132%
  • Intel Core i7-4960X
    131%
  • Intel Core i7-6700K
    130%
  • Intel Core i7-4930K
    126%
  • Intel Core i7-3970X
    122%
  • Intel Core i7-3960X
    120%
  • Intel Core i7-3930K
    117%
  • Intel Core i7-4790K
    117%
  • Intel Core i5-6600K
    112%
  • Intel Core i7-4770K
    108%
  • Intel Core i7-3770K
    101%
  • Intel Core i7-4820K
    100%
  • Intel Core i7-4790
    100%
  • Intel Core i5-4690K
    99%
  • Intel Core i7-3940XM
    99%
  • Intel Core i7-4771
    98%
  • Intel Core i7-4770
    97%
  • Intel Core i7-4930MX
    96%
  • Intel Core i7-2700K
    96%
  • Intel Core i5-4670K
    96%
  • Intel Core i7-4770R
    96%
  • Intel Core i5-6600
    96%
  • Intel Core i7-4980HQ
    95%
  • Intel Core i7-4910MQ
    95%
  • Intel Core i7-4790S
    95%
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    95%
  • Intel Core i7-4770S
    95%
  • Intel Core i7-2600K
    94%
  • Intel Core i7-990X
    94%
  • Intel Core i7-3770
    92%
  • Intel Core i7-4960HQ
    92%
  • Intel Core i7-3820
    90%
  • Intel Core i5-3570K
    90%
  • Intel Core i7-4870HQ
    89%
  • Intel Core i7-4900MQ
    89%
  • Intel Core i7-3840QM
    88%
  • Intel Core i7-4800MQ
    88%
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    88%
  • Intel Core i7-3770S
    87%
  • Intel Core i5-2550K
    87%
  • Intel Core i7-4770T
    87%
  • Intel Core i5-4670
    87%
  • Intel Core i7-4850HQ
    86%
  • Intel Core i7-4810MQ
    86%
  • Intel Core i7-3740QM
    85%
  • Intel Core i5-2500K
    84%
  • Intel Core i7-4770HQ
    84%
  • Intel Core i7-3820QM
    84%
  • Intel Core i5-4590
    84%
  • AMD FX-9590
    83%
  • Intel Core i7-3720QM
    83%
  • Intel Core i5-6400
    82%
  • Intel Core i7-2600
    82%
  • Intel Core i5-4570
    82%
  • Intel Core i7-3770T
    81%
  • Intel Core i5-4590S
    81%
  • Intel Core i7-4700MQ
    81%
  • Intel Core i5-3570
    80%
  • Intel Core i7-4700HQ
    80%
  • Intel Core i7-4710HQ
    80%
  • Intel Core i5-3550
    80%
  • Intel Core i7-4712HQ
    79%
  • Intel Core i7-4702HQ
    79%
  • Intel Core i5-4570S
    79%
  • Intel Core i5-3570S
    78%
  • Intel Core i7-2960XM
    78%
  • Intel Core i5-3550S
    77%
  • Intel Core i7-3615QM
    76%
  • Intel Core i7-3610QE
    76%
  • Intel Core i5-4440
    76%
  • Intel Core i5-3470
    76%
  • Intel Core i3-4370
    75%
  • AMD FX-8370
    75%
  • AMD FX-9370
    75%
  • Intel Core i7-3610QM
    75%
  • Intel Core i5-3450
    75%
  • Intel Core i7-2860QM
    75%
  • Intel Core i7-4750HQ
    75%
  • Intel Core i7-4765T
    75%
  • Intel Core i5-3475S
    75%
  • Intel Core i7-4702MQ
    74%
  • Intel Core i7-3630QM
    74%
  • Intel Core i5-3470S
    74%
  • Intel Core i5-4670T
    74%
  • Intel Core i5-4570R
    74%
  • Intel Core i5-4430
    74%
  • Intel Core i7-2600S
    74%
  • Intel Pentium G3258
    74%
  • Intel Core i5-3450S
    73%
  • Intel Core i7-2920XM
    73%
  • Intel Core i5-2500
    73%
  • AMD FX-8350
    73%
  • Intel Core i7-3635QM
    72%
  • Intel Core i3-4360T
    72%
  • Intel Core i3-4340
    71%
  • Intel Core i7-3632QM
    71%
  • Intel Core i5-2450P
    70%
  • Intel Core i5-3330
    70%
  • Intel Core i3-4160
    70%
  • Intel Core i7-2760QM
    70%
  • Intel Core i7-2820QM
    70%
  • Intel Core i5-3570T
    70%
  • Intel Core i3-4330
    70%
  • Intel Core i7-5557U
    69%
  • Intel Core i5-3350P
    69%
  • Intel Core i3-4350
    69%
  • Intel Core i5-2380P
    68%
  • Intel Core i7-3612QM
    68%
  • Intel Core i5-4430S
    68%
  • Intel Core i3-4150T
    68%
  • Intel Core i5-2400
    68%
  • Intel Core i7-4600M
    67%
  • Intel Core i5-3330S
    67%
  • Intel Core i5-5287U
    67%
  • Intel Core i5-4570T
    66%
  • Intel Core i7-4558U
    66%
  • Intel Core i5-3335S
    66%
  • Intel Core i5-2320
    65%
  • Intel Core i7-5650U
    65%
  • AMD FX-8320E
    65%
  • Intel Core i3-4130
    65%
  • Intel Core i7-2720QM
    65%
  • Intel Core i5-2500S
    64%
  • Intel Core i7-4650U
    64%
  • AMD FX-8300
    64%
  • AMD FX-8150
    63%
  • Intel Core i5-5257U
    63%
  • Intel Core i5-2310
    63%
  • Intel Core i7-3540M
    63%
  • Intel Core i7-5600U
    62%
  • AMD FX-6350
    62%
  • Intel Core i7-3520M
    62%
  • Intel Core i5-3470T
    62%
  • Intel Core i5-3340M
    61%
  • Intel Core i5-3380M
    61%
  • Intel Core i5-3360M
    61%
  • Intel Core i7-2670QM
    61%
  • Intel Core i5-2300
    60%
  • Intel Core i3-4330T
    60%
  • Intel Core i5-2400S
    60%
  • Intel Core i5-4300M
    60%
  • Intel Core i5-4670S
    59%
  • AMD FX-8120
    59%
  • Intel Core i7-2675QM
    59%
  • Intel Core i7-4600U
    59%
  • Intel Core i5-4288U
    58%
  • Intel Core i5-2500T
    58%
  • Intel Core i5-2405S
    58%
  • Intel Core i5-4258U
    58%
  • Intel Core i3-4130T
    58%
  • Intel Core i7-2635QM
    57%
  • Intel Core i7-5500U
    57%
  • Intel Core i5-3320M
    57%
  • AMD FX-6300
    57%
  • Intel Core i3-3225
    57%
  • Intel Core i7-2630QM
    56%
  • Intel Pentium G3430
    56%
  • Intel Core i3-3240
    56%
  • AMD A10-6800K
    56%
  • AMD FX-6200
    55%
  • AMD A10-7850K
    55%
  • Intel Core i3-3220
    55%
  • Intel Core i5-2390T
    55%
  • Intel Core i7-4500U
    55%
  • AMD FX-4350
    54%
  • Intel Core i5-5250U
    54%
  • Intel Pentium G3420
    54%
  • Intel Core i7-3687U
    54%
  • Intel Core i5-3230M
    54%
  • Intel Core i5-5300U
    54%
  • Intel Core i3-2130
    53%
  • AMD FX-6120
    53%
  • Intel Core i5-3210M
    53%
  • Intel Core i3-2125
    53%
  • Intel Core i5-2540M
    52%
  • Intel Core i3-3210
    52%
  • Intel Core i7-3667U
    52%
  • Intel Core i7-3517UE
    52%
  • AMD A10-7700K
    52%
  • Intel Core i3-2120T
    52%
  • AMD A10-6700T
    52%
  • Intel Core i5-2520M
    51%
  • AMD A10-6790K
    51%
  • AMD A8-6600K
    51%
  • Intel Core i5-5200U
    51%
  • AMD FX-6100
    51%
  • Intel Core i7-3537U
    51%
  • Intel Core i5-2435M
    51%
  • Intel Core i5-4350U
    51%
  • AMD A10-5800K
    51%
  • Intel Pentium G2130
    50%
  • Intel Pentium G3220
    50%
  • Intel Core i5-4250U
    50%
  • AMD FX-4170
    50%
  • AMD Phenom II X4 980 BE
    50%
  • AMD FX-4300
    49%
  • AMD A8-5600K
    49%
  • Intel Core i5-2450M
    49%
  • AMD FX-8100
    49%
  • AMD A8-6500
    49%
  • Intel Core i3-2100
    49%
  • Intel Core i7-3517U
    49%
  • Intel Core i3-2105
    48%
  • Intel Pentium G2120
    48%
  • Intel Core i5-3437U
    48%
  • Intel Core i5-4200U
    48%
  • Intel Core i3-3220T
    47%
  • Intel Celeron G1840
    47%
  • Intel Core i5-3427U
    47%
  • Intel Core i5-2430M
    46%
  • AMD A10-5700
    46%
  • Intel Core i3-3240T
    46%
  • Intel Core i5-2410M
    45%
  • Intel Celeron G1820
    45%
  • AMD FX-4130
    45%
  • Intel Pentium G870
    45%
  • Intel Pentium G2020
    45%
  • Intel Core i5-2415M
    45%
  • AMD FX-4100
    44%
  • Intel Core i3-5010U
    44%
  • AMD Phenom II X4 840
    43%
  • AMD A8-5500
    43%
  • Intel Core i5-2557M
    43%
  • Intel Pentium G850
    43%
  • Intel Core i5-3317U
    43%
  • Intel Core i3-3130M
    43%
  • Intel Core i5-3337U
    43%
  • Intel Pentium G2010
    43%
  • Intel Pentium G860T
    43%
  • Intel Celeron G1630
    43%
  • Intel Core i3-4000M
    43%
  • Intel Pentium G3220T
    42%
  • Intel Celeron G1620T
    42%
  • AMD A8-3870K
    42%
  • Intel Pentium G840
    42%
  • AMD Athlon II X4 651
    42%
  • Intel Core i3-2100T
    41%
  • Intel Core i3-3120M
    41%
  • Intel Pentium G645
    41%
  • AMD Athlon II X3 460
    41%
  • AMD A8-3850
    41%
  • Intel Core i3-5005U
    41%
  • Intel Celeron G1610
    41%
  • Intel Core i3-3110M
    40%
  • Intel Pentium G2020T
    39%
  • AMD A6-6400K
    39%
  • Intel Pentium G640
    39%
  • Intel Pentium 2030M
    39%
  • AMD Athlon II X4 641
    39%
  • Intel Pentium G630
    38%
  • Intel Core i7-3689Y
    38%
  • AMD A10-5750M
    38%
  • AMD A6-3670K
    38%
  • AMD Athlon II X2 280
    37%
  • Intel Pentium 2020M
    37%
  • AMD A4-6300
    37%
  • Intel Celeron G550
    37%
  • Intel Core i3-2370M
    37%
  • Intel Pentium G620
    37%
  • AMD A6-3650
    37%
  • AMD Athlon II X4 631
    36%
  • Intel Celeron G1610T
    36%
  • Intel Celeron G530
    36%
  • AMD A6-5400K
    36%
  • Intel Pentium G645T
    36%
  • AMD Athlon II X4 620e
    36%
  • AMD A6-5400B
    36%
  • Intel Celeron G540
    36%
  • Intel Core i3-2350M
    36%
  • Intel Pentium G6960
    36%
  • AMD A8-3820
    36%
  • AMD A10-5757M
    36%
  • AMD Athlon II X2 270
    35%
  • AMD A10-4600M
    35%
  • AMD A8-3800
    35%
  • Intel Core i3-2312M
    35%
  • AMD A4-5300
    35%
  • Intel Core i3-2328M
    35%
  • Intel Core i3-2330M
    35%
  • Intel Pentium B980
    34%
  • Intel Core i3-4005U
    34%
  • Intel Core i3-4010U
    34%
  • Intel Pentium G630T
    34%
  • Intel Core i3-3227U
    34%
  • Intel Core i3-2310M
    33%
  • Intel Core i5-4200Y
    33%
  • AMD Athlon II X3 425e
    33%
  • Intel Pentium B970
    33%
  • Intel Pentium B960
    32%
  • AMD A6-3620
    32%
  • Intel Core i5-2467M
    32%
  • Intel Core i5-3339Y
    32%
  • AMD A8-5557M
    32%
  • AMD A6-3600
    32%
  • Intel Pentium B950
    31%
  • AMD A4-4000
    31%
  • Intel Celeron G540T
    31%
  • Intel Core i3-3217UE
    31%
  • AMD A8-5550M
    31%
  • Intel Pentium G620T
    30%
  • AMD A10-5745M
    30%
  • Intel Celeron 1000M
    30%
  • AMD A4-5150M
    30%
  • Intel Pentium B940
    30%
  • AMD A4-3420
    30%
  • AMD A8-3550MX
    30%
  • AMD A8-3530MX
    29%
  • Intel Celeron 1037U
    29%
  • AMD A6-5357M
    29%
  • AMD A6-3430MX
    29%
  • Intel Pentium 3556U
    29%
  • Intel Pentium 2117U
    29%
  • AMD A6-5350M
    28%
  • AMD A8-4500M
    28%
  • Intel Celeron B840
    28%
  • AMD A8-3510MX
    28%
  • AMD A6-5345M
    28%
  • AMD A4-3400
    28%
  • AMD A10-4655M
    28%
  • AMD A6-4400M
    27%
  • Intel Core i5-2537M
    27%
  • AMD A6-3500
    27%
  • Intel Celeron B830
    26%
  • Intel Core i3-4010Y
    26%
  • AMD A6-5200
    26%
  • AMD A4-3300
    26%
  • AMD A4-4300M
    26%
  • Intel Celeron 2955U
    26%
  • AMD A8-3520M
    26%
  • Intel Celeron B820
    25%
  • Intel Core i3-2377M
    25%
  • AMD A8-5545M
    25%
  • Intel Celeron B810
    25%
  • AMD A6-3410MX
    25%
  • AMD E2-3200
    24%
  • AMD A8-4555M
    24%
  • Intel Celeron B815
    24%
  • AMD A6-3420M
    24%
  • Intel Pentium 997
    24%
  • Intel Celeron G465
    23%
  • AMD A8-3500M
    23%
  • Intel Celeron 1007U
    23%
  • Intel Atom Z3770
    23%
  • Intel Celeron 887
    23%
  • Intel Core i3-2367M
    23%
  • Intel Pentium 3560Y
    23%
  • Intel Core i3-3229Y
    23%
  • Intel Pentium P6300
    22%
  • Intel Celeron B800
    22%
  • AMD A6-3400M
    22%
  • AMD A4-3310MX
    22%
  • Intel Celeron G460
    22%
  • AMD A4-3330MX
    22%
  • Intel Celeron 877
    22%
  • Intel Core i3-2357M
    22%
  • AMD A6-4455M
    21%
  • AMD A4-3305M
    21%
  • AMD A4-3320M
    21%
  • Intel Pentium 987
    21%
  • Intel Pentium 967
    21%
  • AMD A4-5000
    21%
  • Intel Celeron 857
    20%
  • AMD A4-3300M
    20%
  • Intel Atom Z3740
    20%
  • AMD A4-4355M
    19%
  • Intel Celeron G440
    19%
  • Intel Celeron 867
    19%
  • AMD E2-3000M
    18%
  • Intel Pentium 2129Y
    18%
  • AMD E2-3000
    18%
  • Intel Celeron 847
    17%
  • AMD A6-1450
    16%
  • Intel Pentium U5600
    14%
  • AMD E1-2500
    13%
  • AMD E2-2000
    13%
  • AMD E2-1800
    13%
  • AMD E-350
    12%
  • AMD E-450
    12%
  • Intel Atom D2700
    11%
  • AMD E1-1500
    11%
  • AMD E1-1200
    11%
  • AMD E1-2100
    11%
  • AMD A4-1200
    11%
  • Intel Atom D2550
    10%
  • AMD A4-1250
    10%
  • Intel Atom N2800
    10%
  • AMD E-300
    10%
  • Intel Atom Z2760
    9%
  • AMD C-60
    9%
  • Intel Atom D2500
    9%
  • Intel Atom N570
    9%
  • AMD E-240
    8%
  • Intel Atom N2600
    8%
  • AMD C-70
    8%
  • AMD Z-01
    8%
  • AMD C-50
    7%
  • Intel Atom Z670
    5%

Performance summary, based on benchmarks charts.

The Intel Core i7-4790 is a cpu released by Intel on May 2014. This processor is based on the architecture and packs 1400 million transistors on a 22 nm, 177 mm² die.

Intel Core i7-4790 pros and cons



Specifications


Features

Architecture

Architecture Intel_Haswell
Market Desktop
Memory Support DDR3
Codename Haswell
Release Date May 2014

Cores

Cores 4
Threads 8
SMPs 1
Integrated Graphics Intel HD 4600

Cache

L1 Cache 64 KB (per core)
L2 Cache 256 KB (per core)
L3 Cache 8192 KB (shared)

Physical

Socket Intel Socket 1150
Max Case Temp 72°C
Package
Die Size 177mm²
Process 22 nm

Performance

Cpu Frequency 3500 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed 3900 MHz
Base Clock 100 MHz
Voltage unknown
TDP 84 W

Compared to similar performing CPUs

Intel Core i7-4790 Intel Core i3-6100 Intel Core i5-6600K Intel Core i5-6600 Intel Core i5-6500
Intel Core i7-4790 Intel Core i3-6100 Intel Core i5-6600K Intel Core i5-6600 Intel Core i5-6500
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Architecture Intel_Haswell Intel_Skylake Intel_Skylake Intel_Skylake Intel_Skylake
Process Node 22 nm 14 nm 14 nm 14 nm 14 nm
Cores/Threads 4/8 2/4 4/4 4/4 4/4
Release Date May 2014 Sep 2015 Jul 2015 Jul 2015 Jul 2015

Benchmarks

GeekBench 3 (32-bit Single Core)

  • Intel Core i5-6600K
    4217
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    3934
  • Intel Core i5-6600
    3709
  • Intel Core i7-4790
    3492
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    3438

points - higher is better

GeekBench 3 (32-bit Multi Core)

  • Intel Core i7-4790
    13330
  • Intel Core i5-6600K
    13321
  • Intel Core i5-6600
    11527
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    10602
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    8336

points - higher is better

GeekBench 3 (64-bit Single Core)

  • Intel Core i3-6100
    4975
  • Intel Core i5-6600K
    4677
  • Intel Core i5-6600
    3970
  • Intel Core i7-4790
    3771
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    3693

points - higher is better

GeekBench 3 (64-bit Multi Core)

  • Intel Core i5-6600K
    15019
  • Intel Core i7-4790
    14356
  • Intel Core i5-6600
    12482
  • Intel Core i5-6500
    11265
  • Intel Core i3-6100
    10509

points - higher is better