Intel Core i7-4720HQ Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i7-4720HQ has 4 cores with 8 threads and is based on the 4. gen of the Intel Core i7 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the BGA 1364 socket and was released in Q1/2015.
Intel Core i7-4720HQ

CPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the Intel Core i7-4720HQ. Here you can see if it is a desktop processor or a mobile processor or which processor may be the successor of the Intel Core i7-4720HQ.

Name: Intel Core i7-4720HQ
Family: Intel Core i7
CPU group: Intel Core i 4000M/4000H
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 4
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

In addition to the number of CPU cores and threads, you can see here whether the Intel Core i7-4720HQ can be overclocked. You will also find the clock frequencies of the processor (single-core and multi-core) here. The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor.

CPU Cores / Threads: 4 / 8
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 4x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 2.60 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 3.60 GHz
Turbo Frequency (4 Cores): 3.40 GHz

Internal Graphics

The Intel Core i7-4720HQ has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die. A processor with integrated graphics is also called APU (Accelerated Processing Unit).

GPU name: Intel HD Graphics 4600
GPU frequency: 0.40 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.20 GHz
Execution units: 20
Shader: 160
Max. GPU Memory: 2 GB
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 7.5
Direct X: 11.1
Technology: 22 nm
Release date: Q2/2013

Hardware codec support

A photo or video codec that is accelerated in hardware can greatly accelerate the working speed of a processor and extend the battery life of notebooks or smartphones when playing videos.

h265 / HEVC (8 bit): No
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): No
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: No
VP9: No
AV1: No
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode

Memory & PCIe

The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the processor. The memory bandwidth depends on several factors and is given in gigabytes per second.

Memory type: DDR3L-1333 SO-DIMM
DDR3L-1600 SO-DIMM
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
Bandwidth: --
ECC: No
PCIe: 3.0 x 16
AES-NI: Yes

Thermal Management

The Thermal Design Power (TDP for short) specifies the necessary cooling solution to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually only gives a rough idea of the real consumption of a CPU.

TDP (PL1): 47 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Technical details

Here you will find information on the size of the level 2 and level 3 cache of the Intel Core i7-4720HQ as well as a list of the processors ISA extensions. We have documented the architecture and the manufacturing technology for you as well as the release date.

Technology: 22 nm
Chip design: Monolithic
Socket: BGA 1364
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 6.00 MB
Architecture: Haswell H
Operating systems: Windows 10, Linux
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
Release date: Q1/2015
Release price: 380 $
Part Number: --
Documents: --

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i7-4720HQ have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.


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 i7-3770 Intel Core i7-3770
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
298
Intel Xeon Gold 5120 Intel Xeon Gold 5120
14C 28T @ 3.20 GHz
298
AMD EPYC 7351 AMD EPYC 7351
16C 32T @ 2.90 GHz
296
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
295
Intel Core i3-10100Y Intel Core i3-10100Y
2C 4T @ 3.90 GHz
294
Intel Xeon E5-2630 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2630 v4
10C 20T @ 3.10 GHz
293
Intel Core i5-4570 Intel Core i5-4570
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
290
Show all Cinebench R20 (Single-Core) results



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.

AMD Phenom II X6 1090T AMD Phenom II X6 1090T
6C 6T @ 3.60 GHz
1288
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
1283
AMD FX-8370 AMD FX-8370
8C 8T @ 4.15 GHz
1281
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
1279
AMD Ryzen 5 3450U AMD Ryzen 5 3450U
4C 8T @ 3.10 GHz
1246
Intel Core i5-4670 Intel Core i5-4670
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
1245
Intel Core i3-8100T Intel Core i3-8100T
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
1231
Show all Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core) results



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 i7-4710MQ Intel Core i7-4710MQ
4C 8T @ 3.50 GHz
795
Intel Core i5-4460 Intel Core i5-4460
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
794
Intel Core i7-6650U Intel Core i7-6650U
2C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
794
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
793
Intel Xeon D-2183IT Intel Xeon D-2183IT
16C 32T @ 3.00 GHz
793
Intel Xeon D-2187NT Intel Xeon D-2187NT
16C 32T @ 3.00 GHz
793
Intel Xeon D-2166NT Intel Xeon D-2166NT
12C 24T @ 3.00 GHz
793
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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 i7-4785T Intel Core i7-4785T
4C 8T @ 2.70 GHz
2766
AMD Ryzen 5 2600H AMD Ryzen 5 2600H
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
2765
Intel Core i7-8650U Intel Core i7-8650U
4C 8T @ 2.60 GHz
2764
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
2763
Intel Core i5-1030G4 Intel Core i5-1030G4
4C 8T @ 3.00 GHz
2762
Intel Core i5-4570 Intel Core i5-4570
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
2761
AMD Ryzen 3 5425C AMD Ryzen 3 5425C
4C 8T @ 2.70 GHz
2757
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core)

The CPU-Z benchmark measures a processor's performance by measuring the time it takes the system to complete all benchmark calculations. The faster the benchmark is completed, the higher the score.

Intel Core i5-4670K Intel Core i5-4670K
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
1553
AMD FX-8370 AMD FX-8370
8C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
1550
Intel Core i7-4710MQ Intel Core i7-4710MQ
4C 8T @ 2.50 GHz
1549
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4C 8T @ 2.60 GHz
1546
AMD FX-8350 AMD FX-8350
8C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
1543
Intel Core i5-4670 Intel Core i5-4670
4C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
1542
AMD Ryzen 7 2700U AMD Ryzen 7 2700U
4C 8T @ 2.20 GHz
1539
Show all CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core) results



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.

AMD A8-5500 AMD A8-5500
AMD Radeon HD 7560D @ 0.76 GHz
389
AMD A8-5500B AMD A8-5500B
AMD Radeon HD 7560D @ 0.76 GHz
389
AMD A8-5600K AMD A8-5600K
AMD Radeon HD 7560D @ 0.76 GHz
389
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
Intel HD Graphics 4600 @ 1.20 GHz
384
Intel Core i3-10100Y Intel Core i3-10100Y
Intel UHD Graphics 615 @ 1.00 GHz
384
AMD 3020e AMD 3020e
AMD Radeon Vega 3 Graphics @ 1.00 GHz
384
AMD Athlon Silver 3050e AMD Athlon Silver 3050e
AMD Radeon Vega 3 Graphics @ 1.00 GHz
384
Show all iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS) results



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.

AMD Ryzen 7 3780U AMD Ryzen 7 3780U
4C 8T @ 3.50 GHz
8003
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 3700U AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 3700U
4C 8T @ 3.50 GHz
8002
Intel Core i5-1035G1 Intel Core i5-1035G1
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
7995
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
7989
Intel Core i5-5675R Intel Core i5-5675R
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
7989
Intel Core i5-5675C Intel Core i5-5675C
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
7989
AMD Ryzen 5 3550H AMD Ryzen 5 3550H
4C 8T @ 3.00 GHz
7982
Show all Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark results



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 Xeon E3-1240L v5 Intel Xeon E3-1240L v5
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
138
Intel Xeon E3-1265L v3 Intel Xeon E3-1265L v3
4C 8T @ 3.70 GHz
138
Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4
14C 28T @ 3.30 GHz
138
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
137
Intel Celeron G5905T Intel Celeron G5905T
2C 2T @ 3.30 GHz
137
Intel Celeron G5900T Intel Celeron G5900T
2C 2T @ 3.20 GHz
137
Intel Celeron G5900E Intel Celeron G5900E
2C 2T @ 3.20 GHz
137
Show all Cinebench R15 (Single-Core) results



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 i7-1060G7 Intel Core i7-1060G7
4C 8T @ 2.60 GHz
634
Intel Core i7-4770HQ Intel Core i7-4770HQ
4C 8T @ 2.20 GHz
634
Intel Core i3-8300 Intel Core i3-8300
4C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
633
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
630
Intel Pentium G3220 Intel Pentium G3220
2C 2T @ 3.00 GHz
625
Intel Core i5-1035G1 Intel Core i5-1035G1
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
624
Intel Core i7-4870HQ Intel Core i7-4870HQ
4C 8T @ 2.50 GHz
623
Show all Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core) results



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 i5-3570 Intel Core i5-3570
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
1.61
Intel Core i5-3570K Intel Core i5-3570K
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
1.61
Intel Core i7-3970X Intel Core i7-3970X
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
1.61
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
1.61
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 2500U
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
1.6
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U
4C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
1.6
AMD Ryzen 3 3300U AMD Ryzen 3 3300U
4C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
1.6
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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 i7-5850EQ Intel Core i7-5850EQ
4C 8T @ 3.00 GHz
7.05
Intel Core i7-4800MQ Intel Core i7-4800MQ
4C 8T @ 3.70 GHz
7.03
AMD FX-8370 AMD FX-8370
8C 8T @ 4.15 GHz
7.02
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
7
AMD FX-8310 AMD FX-8310
8C 8T @ 4.10 GHz
6.94
Intel Core i7-4850HQ Intel Core i7-4850HQ
4C 8T @ 3.50 GHz
6.94
AMD FX-8350 AMD FX-8350
8C 8T @ 4.10 GHz
6.94
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



Leaderboards

In our leaderboards, we have clearly compiled the best processors for specific categories for you. The leaderboards are always up to date and are regularly updated by us. The best processors are selected according to popularity and speed in benchmarks as well as the price-performance ratio.


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