Intel Core i7-4930K Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i7-4930K has 6 cores with 12 threads and is based on the 4. gen of the Intel Core i7 Extreme Edition series. The processor uses a mainboard with the LGA 2011 socket and was released in Q3/2013.
Intel Core i7-4930K

CPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the Intel Core i7-4930K. 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 i7-4930K.

Name: Intel Core i7-4930K
Family: Intel Core i7 Extreme Edition
CPU group: Intel Core i 4000X
Segment: Desktop / Server
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 i7-4930K 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: 6 / 12
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 6x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: Yes
Frequency: 3.40 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 3.90 GHz
Turbo Frequency (6 Cores): 3.60 GHz

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: DDR3-1866
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 4 (Quad Channel)
Bandwidth: --
ECC: No
PCIe: 3.0 x 40
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): 130 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 i7-4930K 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: LGA 2011
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 12.00 MB
Architecture: Ivy Bridge E
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, AVX
Release date: Q3/2013
Release price: 540 $
Part Number: --
Documents: --

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i7-4930K 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 R23 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 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.

AMD Ryzen 5 3500U AMD Ryzen 5 3500U
4C 8T @ 3.70 GHz
876
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3500U AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 3500U
4C 8T @ 3.70 GHz
876
Intel Xeon Gold 6132 Intel Xeon Gold 6132
14C 28T @ 3.70 GHz
869
Intel Core i7-4930K Intel Core i7-4930K
6C 12T @ 3.90 GHz
857
Intel Celeron G5905 Intel Celeron G5905
2C 2T @ 3.50 GHz
848
Intel Xeon E3-1231 v3 Intel Xeon E3-1231 v3
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
842
Intel Core i5-7360U Intel Core i5-7360U
2C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
829
Show all Cinebench R23 (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 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 Ryzen 3 3300X AMD Ryzen 3 3300X
4C 8T @ 4.30 GHz
6754
Intel Core i7-6800K Intel Core i7-6800K
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
6645
Intel Core i7-11375H Intel Core i7-11375H
4C 8T @ 4.60 GHz
6620
Intel Core i7-4930K Intel Core i7-4930K
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
6569
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650U AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650U
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
6537
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
6C 12T @ 3.50 GHz
6470
Intel Core i7-1185G7 Intel Core i7-1185G7
4C 8T @ 4.30 GHz
6264
Show all Cinebench R23 (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.

AMD Ryzen Embedded R1505G AMD Ryzen Embedded R1505G
2C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
814
Intel Core i5-2500k Intel Core i5-2500k
4C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
812
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
811
Intel Core i7-4930K Intel Core i7-4930K
6C 12T @ 3.90 GHz
810
Intel Core i3-8121U Intel Core i3-8121U
2C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
810
Intel Core i7-2600K Intel Core i7-2600K
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
808
Intel Core i7-3840QM Intel Core i7-3840QM
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
807
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.

AMD Ryzen 5 1600 AMD Ryzen 5 1600
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
4970
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 1600 AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 1600
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
4970
Intel Xeon W-2225 Intel Xeon W-2225
4C 8T @ 4.60 GHz
4963
Intel Core i7-4930K Intel Core i7-4930K
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
4953
Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4
8C 16T @ 2.60 GHz
4936
Intel Core i5-10500H Intel Core i5-10500H
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
4934
Intel Core i7-8700T Intel Core i7-8700T
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
4931
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.

AMD Ryzen 5 3500X AMD Ryzen 5 3500X
6C 6T @ 3.60 GHz
2811
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
2808
Intel Core i7-8700T Intel Core i7-8700T
6C 12T @ 2.40 GHz
2804
Intel Core i7-4930K Intel Core i7-4930K
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
2792
Intel Core i5-10400T Intel Core i5-10400T
6C 12T @ 2.00 GHz
2789
Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4
8C 16T @ 2.10 GHz
2785
AMD Ryzen 3 3300X AMD Ryzen 3 3300X
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
2776
Show all CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core) 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.

Intel Xeon E5-2650 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2650 v2
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
13236
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
6C 12T @ 3.50 GHz
13207
Intel Xeon Silver 4208 Intel Xeon Silver 4208
8C 16T @ 2.30 GHz
13167
Intel Core i7-4930K Intel Core i7-4930K
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
13150
Intel Xeon E5-2660 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2660 v2
10C 20T @ 2.60 GHz
13142
Intel Core i7-10710U Intel Core i7-10710U
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
13105
Intel Core i7-8700 Intel Core i7-8700
6C 12T @ 4.30 GHz
13029
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 Core i5-4570 Intel Core i5-4570
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
140
Intel Core i5-4570S Intel Core i5-4570S
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
140
Intel Xeon E3-1225 v3 Intel Xeon E3-1225 v3
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
140
Intel Core i7-4930K Intel Core i7-4930K
6C 12T @ 3.90 GHz
139
AMD Athlon 3000G AMD Athlon 3000G
2C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
139
Intel Core i3-8121U Intel Core i3-8121U
2C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
139
Intel Core i5-8400T Intel Core i5-8400T
6C 6T @ 3.30 GHz
139
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 i7-8700T Intel Core i7-8700T
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
1068
Intel Core i7-3970X Intel Core i7-3970X
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
1065
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v2 Intel Xeon E5-1650 v2
6C 12T @ 3.70 GHz
1065
Intel Core i7-4930K Intel Core i7-4930K
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
1064
Intel Core i7-8750H Intel Core i7-8750H
6C 12T @ 3.90 GHz
1063
Intel Core i7-10710U Intel Core i7-10710U
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
1060
Intel Xeon W-2225 Intel Xeon W-2225
4C 8T @ 4.60 GHz
1045
Show all Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core) results



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.

AMD EPYC 7451 AMD EPYC 7451
24C 48T @ 3.20 GHz
3763
Intel Xeon E3-1270 v3 Intel Xeon E3-1270 v3
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
3759
Intel Xeon E5-2660 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2660 v4
14C 28T @ 3.20 GHz
3759
Intel Core i7-4930K Intel Core i7-4930K
6C 12T @ 3.90 GHz
3745
Intel Core i5-6440HQ Intel Core i5-6440HQ
4C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
3742
Intel Xeon E5-2698 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2698 v3
16C 32T @ 3.60 GHz
3740
Intel Xeon E5-2697 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2697 v3
14C 28T @ 3.60 GHz
3740
Show all Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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.

AMD Ryzen 7 1700 AMD Ryzen 7 1700
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
22974
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700 AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
22974
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
22745
Intel Core i7-4930K Intel Core i7-4930K
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
22600
Intel Xeon Gold 6128 Intel Xeon Gold 6128
6C 12T @ 3.50 GHz
22052
Intel Xeon E5-2687W v2 Intel Xeon E5-2687W v2
8C 16T @ 3.60 GHz
21988
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 AMD Ryzen 5 2600
6C 12T @ 3.70 GHz
21714
Show all Geekbench 3, 64bit (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 i7-5930K Intel Core i7-5930K
6C 12T @ 3.70 GHz
1.78
Intel Xeon E5-2643 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2643 v3
6C 12T @ 3.70 GHz
1.78
Intel Core i5-6600T Intel Core i5-6600T
4C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
1.77
Intel Core i7-4930K Intel Core i7-4930K
6C 12T @ 3.90 GHz
1.76
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 3700U AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 3700U
4C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
1.76
AMD Ryzen 7 3750H AMD Ryzen 7 3750H
4C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
1.76
AMD Ryzen 7 3780U AMD Ryzen 7 3780U
4C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
1.76
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 i7-5820K Intel Core i7-5820K
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
11.05
AMD EPYC 7251 AMD EPYC 7251
8C 16T @ 2.90 GHz
11.04
Intel Core i7-7700K Intel Core i7-7700K
4C 8T @ 4.40 GHz
10.94
Intel Core i7-4930K Intel Core i7-4930K
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
10.83
Intel Core i7-7740X Intel Core i7-7740X
4C 8T @ 4.30 GHz
10.73
Intel Core i5-8600 Intel Core i5-8600
6C 6T @ 3.80 GHz
10.23
Intel Xeon E3-1280 v6 Intel Xeon E3-1280 v6
4C 8T @ 4.10 GHz
10.19
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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