Compare Processors: Intel Pentium Gold G5600 vs Core i7-4790K

Intel Pentium Gold G5600

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Price
$100.90
$433.49
Availability In Stock In Stock
Pangoly Score - 96
Brand Intel Intel
Model BX80684G5600 BX80646I74790K
Release Date April 2018 June 2014
Performance
(Charts)
78th
41st
Effective Value
9th
95th
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
  • Intel's first 4-core, 4GHz CPU
Cons -
  • Same overclocking variability as Haswell family
Series Pentium Gold Core i7 4th Gen
Core Name Coffee Lake Devil's Canyon
Socket LGA1151 LGA1150
Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 630 Intel HD Graphics 4600
CPU Cores 2 4
CPU Threads 4 8
CPU Clock Rate 3900MHz 4000MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate - 4400MHz
CPU Cooler included
Manufacturing Process 14 nm 22 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 64GB -
Cache L3 4.00MB 8.00MB
Critic Reviews -

"Intel's Haswell refresh line has drawn a lot of conspicuous looks from those who supported the initial Haswell offering (with the i7-4770K taking the helm). Stating the disbelievers on point, there just can't be much of a difference between Haswell a ..."

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Compare Processors: Intel Pentium Gold G5600 vs Core i7-4790K. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better CPU.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the Intel Pentium Gold G5600:

  • 77% cheaper, you can save $332.59.
  • Better Effective Value.
  • Newer Product, it was realeased around 4 years later.
  • Around 39% lower TDP.

Reasons to pick the Intel Core i7-4790K:

  • Around 21% better average performance.
  • 2 more cores.
  • 4 more threads.
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+100MHz).
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