Intel Core i7-4720HQ vs. Intel Core i5-9400

CPU comparison with benchmarks


Intel Core i7-4720HQ CPU1 vs CPU2 Intel Core i5-9400
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i5-9400
2.60 GHz Frequency 2.90 GHz
3.60 GHz Turbo (1 Core) 4.10 GHz
3.40 GHz Turbo (All Cores) 3.90 GHz
4 Cores 6
Yes Hyperthreading No
No Overclocking ? No
normal Core architecture normal
Intel HD Graphics 4600 GPU Intel UHD Graphics 630
0.40 GHz GPU frequency 0.35 GHz
1.20 GHz GPU (Turbo) 1.05 GHz
7.5 GPU Generation 9.5
22 nm Technology 14 nm
11.1 DirectX Version 12
3 Max. displays 3
20 Execution units 24
160 Shader 192
2 GB Max. GPU Memory 64 GB
Decode / Encode Codec h264 Decode / Encode
No Codec h265 / HEVC (8 bit) Decode / Encode
No Codec h265 / HEVC (10 bit) Decode / Encode
No Codec VP8 Decode / Encode
No Codec VP9 Decode / Encode
No Codec AV1 No
Decode Codec VC-1 Decode
Decode / Encode Codec AVC Decode / Encode
Decode Codec JPEG Decode / Encode
Haswell Architecture Coffee Lake Refresh
DDR3L-1333 SO-DIMM, DDR3L-1600 SO-DIMM Memory DDR4-2666
2 Memory channels 2
Max. Memory 128 GB
No ECC No
L2 Cache
6.00 MB L3 Cache 9.00 MB
3.0 PCIe version 3.0
16 PCIe lanes 16
22 nm Technology 14 nm
x86-64 (64 bit) Instruction set (ISA) x86-64 (64 bit)
BGA 1364 Socket LGA 1151-2
47W TDP (PL1) 65W
Yes AES-NI Yes
VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d Virtualization VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Q1/2015 Release date Q2/2019
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Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
295 (100%)
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Intel Core i5-9400 Intel Core i5-9400
6x 2.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
1279 (100%)
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Intel Core i5-9400 Intel Core i5-9400
6x 2.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
137 (77%)
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Intel Core i5-9400 Intel Core i5-9400
6x 2.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
177 (100%)
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Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
630 (64%)
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Intel Core i5-9400 Intel Core i5-9400
6x 2.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
987 (100%)
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
793 (74%)
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Intel Core i5-9400 Intel Core i5-9400
6x 2.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
1077 (100%)
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
2763 (60%)
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Intel Core i5-9400 Intel Core i5-9400
6x 2.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
4629 (100%)
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iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
Intel HD Graphics 4600 @ 1.20 GHz
384 (95%)
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Intel Core i5-9400 Intel Core i5-9400
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.05 GHz
403 (100%)
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Blender 2.81 (bmw27)

Blender is a free 3D graphics software for rendering (creating) 3D bodies, which can also be textured and animated in the software. The Blender benchmark creates predefined scenes and measures the time (s) required for the entire scene. The shorter the time required, the better. We selected bmw27 as the benchmark scene.

Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i5-9400 Intel Core i5-9400
6x 2.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
378.1 (100%)
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i5-9400 Intel Core i5-9400
6x 2.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
4820 (100%)
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
0 (0%)
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Intel Core i5-9400 Intel Core i5-9400
6x 2.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
21065 (100%)
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
1.61 (100%)
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Intel Core i5-9400 Intel Core i5-9400
6x 2.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
7 (100%)
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Intel Core i5-9400 Intel Core i5-9400
6x 2.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
0 (0%)
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Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4x 2.60 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
7989 (66%)
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Intel Core i5-9400 Intel Core i5-9400
6x 2.90 GHz (4.10 GHz)
12051 (100%)
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Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i5-9400
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