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Intel Core i7-4790 vs Core i9-11900K

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i9-11900K 56 GT/s
Core i7-4790 28.8 GT/s
Difference: 27.2 (94%)

Core Speed

Core i7-4790 3.6 GHz
Core i9-11900K 3.5 GHz
Difference: 0.1 (3%)


Core i9-11900K 16
Core i7-4790 8
Difference: 8 (100%)


Core i9-11900K 125 Watts
Core i7-4790 84 Watts
Difference: 41 (49%)

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Model Core i7-4790 Core i9-11900K
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Haswell Rocket Lake
Core Speed 3.6 GHz 3.5 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 4 8
Total Threads 8 16
Turbo 2/3/4/4 5.3
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB 8 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 8 MB 16MB
GPU Model HD Graphics 4600 UHD Graphics 750
TDP 84 Watts 125 Watts
Socket LGA 1150 LGA 1200
Released 2014-05-01 March 2021