Intel Core i7-4790

Intel Core i7-4790
The Intel Core i7-4790 operates with:

CPU Cores 4.

CPU Threads: 8.

Performance-enhancing, system-enhancing technology that works faster and saves battery with:

Turbo: 4.00 GHz base 3.80 GHz all cores.

TDP: 84 W.

The processor is attached to:

CPU socket: LGA 1150.

This version includes

8.00 MB of L3 cache on one chip

Supports 2 memory channels to support DDR3-1600 RAM and features 3.0 PCIe Gen 16 lanes.

Tjunction keeps below -- degrees C.

In particular, Haswell S Architecture is enhanced with:

Technology: 22 nm

Virtualization VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d.

The product was released on Q2/2014.

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CPU generation and family

Intel Core i7-4790
Intel Core i7
Intel Core i 4000
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Desktop / Server
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CPU Cores and Base Frequency

3.60 GHz
4.00 GHz
Yes
normal
4
No

Memory & PCIe

DDR3-1600
3.0
2
3.0
16

Encryption

Yes check

Internal Graphics

DDR3-1600
0.35 GHz
1.20 GHz
11.1
20
160
3
22 nm
Q2/2013

Technical details

x86-64 (64 bit)
Haswell S
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VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
8.00 MB
Q2/2014
LGA 1150

Thermal Management

84 W
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