Intel Core i5-4460 vs Core i5-3570S
Comparing Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
64 KB (per core)
256 KB (per core)
6 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
Maximum core temperature
Maximum case temperature (TCase)
64 bit support
Information on Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
Power consumption (TDP)
Technologies and extensions
Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S are enumerated here.
Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S.
Supported memory types
DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600, DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600
Maximum memory size
Max memory channels
Maximum memory bandwidth
General parameters of GPUs integrated into Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S.
Available interfaces and connections of Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S integrated GPUs.
Number of displays supported
Graphics image quality
Maximum display resolutions supported by Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
Max resolution over eDP
Max resolution over DisplayPort
Max resolution over VGA
Graphics API support
APIs supported by Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S integrated GPUs, sometimes API versions are included.
Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S.
Up to 3.0
Max number of PCIe lanes
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
i5-4460 6.01 +12.5%
i5-4460 4798 +12.4%
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
36 Mh/s +592.3%
5.2 Mh/s −592.3%
Let's see how good Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.
Advantages of Intel Core i5-4460
12.5% faster in synthetic tests
More powerful video core
Much newer (1 June 2014 vs 1 June 2012)
Cheaper ($182 vs $285)
Higher base frequency (3200 vs 3100 MHz)
AVX2 (Advanced Vector Extensions 2 - an extension to AVX, the set of SIMD instructions working with 128- and 256-bit registers)
Quick Sync (hardware acceleration of video encoding and decoding for Intel CPUs. Speeds up video encoding by times, but at the cost of somewhat lower quality)
Virtualization (Hardware acceleration of virtual machines)
Advantages of Intel Core i5-3570S
Higher maximum frequency (3800 vs 3400 MHz)
Less power hungry (65 vs 84 watts)
Intel 64 (64-bit Intel CPU architecture. Almost identical to AMD64, except small and rarely used nuances)
TXT (Trusted Execution Technology - protects the system against viruses and rootkits residing in BIOS or in a boot sector)
So, Core i5-4460 or Core i5-3570S?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends Intel Core i5-4460.
Should you still have questions on choice between Core i5-4460 and Core i5-3570S, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.