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Performance of selected CPUs can be found below. The values for the CPU are determined from thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

Intel Core i7-4790S @ 3.20GHzIntel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
Price$466 BUY NOW!$213.69 BUY NOW!
Socket TypeLGA1150FCLGA1150
CPU ClassDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed3.2 GHz3.6 GHz
Turbo SpeedUp to 4.0 GHzUp to 4.0 GHz
# of Physical Cores4 (2 logical cores per physical)4 (2 logical cores per physical)
Max TDP65W84W
Yearly Running Cost$11.86$15.33
First Seen on ChartQ2 2014Q2 2014
# of Samples5398433
Single Thread Rating22482283
CPU Mark95799987


CPU Mark Rating
As of 22nd of May 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790S @ 3.20GHz
9,579
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,987
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
20,209
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,983
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,963
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,147
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,769
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 22nd of May 2019 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i7-4790S @ 3.20GHz
20.56
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
46.74
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
41.67
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
60.87
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
44.34
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
50.49
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
75.24
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CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 22nd of May 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790S @ 3.20GHz
2,248
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
2,283
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
2,901
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
2,192
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
2,702
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
2,630
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
1,775
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Estimated Energy Usage Cost
Estimated Energy Adjustable Values
Average hours of use per day
Average CPU Utilization (0-100%)1
Power cost, $ per kWh2
1Average user usage is typically low and can vary from task to task. An estimate load 25% is nominal.
2Typical power costs vary around the world. Check your last power bill for details. Values of $0.15 to $0.45 per kWh are typical.
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Max TDP65W84W
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Shown CPU power usage is based on linear interpolation of Max TDP (i.e. max load). Actual CPU power profile may vary.


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