Compare Processors: Intel Pentium Gold G5500 vs Core i5-4690K

Intel Pentium Gold G5500


Intel Core i5-4690K

Availability In Stock In Stock
Pangoly Score - 95
Brand Intel Intel
Model BX80684G5500 BX80646I54690K
Release Date April 2018 June 2014
Effective Value
TDP 54 Watts 88 Watts
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Pros -
  • Low power consumption under both idle and load
  • Great performance
  • Lower operating temperatures compared to Haswell family
Cons -
  • Same overclocking variability as Haswell family
Series Pentium Gold -
Core Name Coffee Lake -
Socket LGA1151 LGA1150
Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630 Intel HD Graphics 4600
CPU Cores 2 4
CPU Threads 4 4
CPU Clock Rate 3800MHz 3500MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate - 3900MHz
CPU Cooler included
Manufacturing Process 14 nm 22 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 64GB -
Cache L3 4.00MB 6.00MB
Critic Reviews -

"The Core i5-4690K is the CPU you should be buying if you're an Intel Z87/Z97 system owner with a budget of between £150 and £190 and are up for a bit of overclocking. Given the cooler temperatures and faster speeds compared to its Haswell ..."

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Compare Processors: Intel Pentium Gold G5500 vs Core i5-4690K. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the Intel Pentium Gold G5500:

  • 64% cheaper, you can save $180.74.
  • Better Effective Value.
  • Newer Product, it was realeased around 4 years later.
  • Around 39% lower TDP.
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+300MHz).

Reasons to pick the Intel Core i5-4690K:

  • Around 20% better average performance.
  • 2 more cores.
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