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Intel Core i7-4790 vs Core i7-7700

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3DMark Fire Strike Physics Score

Core i7-7700 12660 points
Core i7-4790 9440 points
Difference: 3220 (34%)

Specification Charts

Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7-4790 28.8 GT/s
Core i7-7700 28.8 GT/s
Difference: 0 (0%)

Core Speed

Core i7-4790 3.6 GHz
Core i7-7700 3.6 GHz
Difference: 0 (0%)


Core i7-4790 8
Core i7-7700 8
Difference: 0 (0%)


Core i7-4790 84 Watts
Core i7-7700 65 Watts
Difference: 19 (29%)

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Model Core i7-4790 Core i7-7700
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Haswell Kaby Lake-S (14 nm)
Core Speed 3.6 GHz 3.6 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 4 4
Total Threads 8 8
Turbo 2/3/4/4 4.2 GHz
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB 4 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 8 MB 8 MB
GPU Model HD Graphics 4600 HD Graphics 630
TDP 84 Watts 65 Watts
Socket LGA 1150 LGA 1151
Released 2014-05-01 January 2017