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Intel Core i7 4790 Quad Core Professional Processor (3.60 GHz, 8 MB, Haswell, 84 W, Graphics, Hyper Threading Technology, Socket 1150)
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|Item Dimensions||8.64 x 11.68 x 11.68 cm||11.18 x 11.68 x 7.87 cm||10.16 x 11.38 x 8.1 cm||4 x 10 x 10 cm||8.64 x 11.68 x 11.68 cm||10.01 x 10.01 x 5.99 cm|
|Item Weight||159 grams||318 grams||91 grams||300 grams||318 grams||—|
|Wattage||84 watts||88 watts||65 watts||84 watts||84 watts||84 watts|
Intel's 4th gen processor codename: Haswell offers superior performance over the previous generation Ivybridge by up to 10% clock for clock. This astounding performance boost results in performance improvements in multi-tasking, encoding, gaming and multithreaded applications. Intel's 4th generation processor has improved PCI-Lane 3.0 bandwidth which helps further boost performance of latest generation 3 graphics cards for the ultimate gaming experience.
For overclocking enthusiasts, Intel's 4th gen CPU has improved memory overclocking support, with up to and beyond 3000MHz possible with the very best memory kits. Memory bandwidth is critically important to Haswell compared to previous generations. High frequency memory performance significantly improves encoding, gaming and benchmarking tasks.
The biggest leap in Intel's Haswell processor is the onboard graphics which is now up to 2.6x faster than previous HD4600 found in the Ivybridge CPU. What this means is these latest processors can actually play the latest games in HD with low/medium settings applied. Of course if you want to experience True HD gaming at maximum details then a dedicated graphics card is still a must.
There are two words in your vocabulary that should never meet-Game and Over. You love playing, and you love winning, so you demand unmatched performance, the ability to customize your rig, and features that put you in control of the action. With Intel technology, you step into a heart-pounding experience. Pick up your weapon, challenge your friends, and experience gaming at its best-because the only thing more amazing than Intel technology is what you'll do with it.
As a creative force and a professional, you must continually balance your vision with the deadlines of the real world. Intel technology helps you keep up with your creativity with unmatched and customizable performance, and features that give you full control to optimize your workflow and maximize your productivity. So keep imagining, keep creating, and take your inspiration to the limit-because the only thing more amazing than Intel technology is what you'll do with it.
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I used to close games to ensure I wouldn't have any FPS issues when playing other games, now I can have any game open and running in the background without stressing about the CPU not being able to handle it.
It's perfect, can handle having open anything you need without worries or concern, would recommend.
What can I say. Other than on paper, I now realise I have had more computers than I have relationships ! :$
Which may not say a lot for my chatup lines, but hopefully it will my coding ones!
Moore's law is still upheld, in principle. And, as long as we [mankind] don't annihilate each other, the future can only be bright. This is a great processor, capable of computations I only dreamed about as a boy. (I'm 35)
I am from the home PC generation. I used to study my 'BASIC' coding book for my spectrum on Saturday afternoons when I was 7. I now develop software for various companies as well as motion graphics.
I'm not keen on the K versions. I don't OC. It worked straight out of the box with a new Gigabyte Z97-UD5H-BK. I swapped the stock cooler for a BeQuiet Dark Rock 3, and runs cool and extremely quiet.
100% recommended for staggering stability and performance for professionals and enthusiasts alike.
Very pleased I paid the small price difference to buy it instead of iCore 5.
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If you're going for a new build, it's hard to recommend this particular CPU since Ryzen is just around the corner on AMD's end and Kabylake Intel CPUs are out right now. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Cara K
Bought for a gaming build, the person I built the computer for is really happy with it.Published 4 months ago by Kenneth H.
Was for my son to upgrade his computer and he really likes itPublished 5 months ago by Amazon Customer
Honesty is not that bad but is way over hyped, if you have a i5 4460 and you are thinking about upgrading to this... i wouldnt bother, hardly any difference!Published 5 months ago by Amazon Customer
Very fast CPU, I used this with my 1070 and they work very well together.Published 6 months ago by Adam