Intel Core i7-4790K

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

CPU Cores 4.

CPU Threads: 8.

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

Turbo: 4.40 GHz base 4.20 GHz all cores.

TDP: 88 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 RAM and features 3.0 PCIe Gen 16 lanes.

Tjunction keeps below -- degrees C.

In particular, Devils Canyon 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 i7-4790K
Intel Core i7
Intel Core i 4000
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Desktop / Server
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CPU Cores and Base Frequency

4.00 GHz
4.40 GHz
Yes
normal
4
Yes

Memory & PCIe

3.0
2
3.0
16

Encryption

Yes check

Internal Graphics

0.35 GHz
1.25 GHz
11.1
20
160
3
22 nm
Q2/2013

Technical details

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

Thermal Management

88 W
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