Intel Core i7-4790K


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CPU Socket Type: LGA 1150
Core Name: Haswell
# of Cores: Quad-Core
# of Threads: 8
Name: Core i7-4790K
Operating Frequency: 4.0GHz
Max Turbo Frequency: 4.4GHz
L3 Cache: 8MB
Cooling Device: Heatsink and fan included

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Intel Core i7-4790K Reviews Rating: 71 out of 100 based on 5 ratings.

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Bjorn3D 9.3/10 Jul 22 '14
Cowcotland  --- Jun 27 '14  --- Jul 03 '14
HardwareCanucks  --- Jun 16 '14
KitGuru 8/10 Jun 23 '14
Overclockers Club  --- Jun 20 '14
PC Perspective  --- Jun 10 '14
Phoronix  --- Jun 11 '14
ThinkComputers 9/10 Jun 16 '14
Tom's Hardware  --- Jun 11 '14
Vortez  --- Jun 10 '14
LanOC  --- Jun 10 '14
techPowerUp! 9.2/10 Jun 12 '14
TechSpot 80 Jun 24 '14
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Intel Core i7-4790K Roundups and Shootouts

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Intel Core i7-4790K Review ocaholic -- Aug 12 '14
Intel Core i7-4790K Review techPowerUp! -- Aug 26 '14
Intel Core i7-4790K Review EuroGamer -- Jun 29 '14

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"The Devils Canyon CPU is a very capable and super high speed processor that will make for one very amazing gaming platform, This kind of result makes me excited to see what comes next."

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"Intel’s Core i7 4790K offers slightly improved temperatures and significantly improved out-of-the-box performance compared to its predecessor, the Core i7 4770K. Considering the i7 4790K hits the..."

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HardwareCanucks on

"From a value perspective, the i7-4790K is an absolute triumph though. It doesn’t cost a penny more than the lower-performance processor it replaces and yet it still manages to match strides with..."

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KitGuru on

"With lower operating temperatures, better overclocking potential, and excellent out-of-the-box performance, Devil’s Canyon is the much-needed improvement to Haswell. Just don’t bank on overclocking..."

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LanOC on

"When it comes to CPUs there are only a few options available when you are looking for the fastest performance. Up until now you could go with a Haswell CPU or if you wanted more cores The Ivy..."

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