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Core i7-4790S 4-Core 3.2GHz Game Requirement AnalysisCore i7-4790S 4-Core 3.2GHz is a power efficient CPU based on the 22nm, Haswell architecture.
It offers 4 Physical Cores (8 Logical), initially clocked at 3.2GHz, which may go up to 4.0GHz and 8MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated.
The processor integrates powerful Graphics called Intel HD Graphics 4600, with 20 Execution Units, initially clocked at 350MHz and that go up to 1200MHz, in Turbo Mode which share the L2 Cache and system RAM with the processor.
Both the processor and integrated graphics have a rated board TDP of 64W.
Compared to Core i7-4790K there's an overall 14% performance decrease. Its performance is very good and sufficient for extreme gaming.
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