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Intel Core i5-4670K vs Core i7-4790

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3DMark Fire Strike Physics Score

Core i7-4790 9440 points
Core i5-4670K 6440 points
Difference: 3000 (47%)

Specification Charts

Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7-4790 28.8 GT/s
Core i5-4670K 13.6 GT/s
Difference: 15.2 (112%)

Core Speed

Core i7-4790 3.6 GHz
Core i5-4670K 3.4 GHz
Difference: 0.2 (6%)


Core i7-4790 8
Core i5-4670K 4
Difference: 4 (100%)


Core i5-4670K 84 Watts
Core i7-4790 84 Watts
Difference: 0 (0%)

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Model Core i5-4670K Core i7-4790
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Haswell Haswell
Core Speed 3.4 GHz 3.6 GHz
Hyperthreading No Yes
Cores / Modules 4 4
Total Threads 4 8
Turbo 2/3/4/4 2/3/4/4
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB 4 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 6 MB 8 MB
GPU Model HD Graphics 4600 HD Graphics 4600
TDP 84 Watts 84 Watts
Socket LGA 1150 LGA 1150
Released 2013-06-01 2014-05-01