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Intel Core i7-4790K 4-Core 4.0GHz

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How well can the Core i7-4790K 4-Core 4.0GHz run games
Core i7-4790K 4-Core 4.0GHz Performance Specification
CPU Speed
Turbo Speed
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CPU Codename
TDP (Power)
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CPU Details
4 GHz
4.4 GHz
4 cores
8 threads
Devils Canyon
88W
22nm
LGA 1150
64 Bit
73°C
2
32GB
Core i7-4790K 4-Core 4.0GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core i7-4790K 4-Core 4.0GHz is a high-end CPU based on the 22nm, Haswell architecture.


It offers 4 Physical Cores (8 Logical), initially clocked at 4.0GHz, which may go up to 4.4GHz and 8MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated and the processor has multiplier unlocked.


The processor integrates powerful Graphics called Intel HD i7 4790K (variant of Intel HD Graphics 4600), with 20 Execution Units, initially clocked at 350MHz and that go up to 1250MHz, 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 88W.


Compared to Core i7-4770K there's an overall 10% performance boost. Its performance is exceptionally good and enough for even the most demanding applications.


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Release period
22-Jun-2014
Core i7-4790K 4-Core 4.0GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
13%
Graphics Card
0%
RAM
11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 33% 23%
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Grand Theft Auto VI 30% 32%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 33% 3%
Valorant 73% 53%
Maneater 50% 23%
Doom Eternal 8% 8%
Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord 37% 22%
Phantasy Star Online 2 84% 84%
Core i7-4790K 4-Core 4.0GHz Extras
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