Compare Processors: Intel Xeon E5-2697 v3 vs Core i7-4790K

Intel Xeon E5-2697 v3


Intel Core i7-4790K

Availability In Stock In Stock
Pangoly Score - 96
Brand Intel Intel
Model CM8064401807100 BX80646I74790K
Release Date - June 2014
Effective Value -
TDP 145 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 - Core i7 4th Gen
Core Name - Devil's Canyon
Socket LGA2011-3 LGA1150
Integrated Graphics No Intel HD Graphics 4600
CPU Cores 14 4
CPU Threads 28 8
CPU Clock Rate 2600MHz 4000MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 3600MHz 4400MHz
CPU Cooler included No Yes
Manufacturing Process 22 nm 22 nm
Maximum Supported Memory - -
Cache L3 35.00MB 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 and..."

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Compare Processors: Intel Xeon E5-2697 v3 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 Xeon E5-2697 v3:

  • 10 more cores.
  • 20 more threads.

Reasons to pick the Intel Core i7-4790K:

  • 73% cheaper, you can save $1,378.64.
  • Around 39% lower thermal design power.
  • Integrated VGA In The CPU (Intel HD Graphics 4600).
  • Higher CPU Clock Frequency (+1400MHz).
  • Higher Max Turbo Clock Frequency (+800MHz).
  • Includes CPU Cooler.
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