Core i7-13790F: specs and benchmarks

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Aggregate performance score

Core i7-13790F provides good benchmark performance at 29.94% of a leader's which is a 96-core Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7995WX.

Summary

Based on a Raptor Lake-S architecture, this desktop processor is primarily aimed at home systems. It has 16 cores and 24 threads, and is based on 10 nm manufacturing technology, with a max turbo frequency of 5200 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is Intel Socket 1700 processor with a TDP of 65 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR4, DDR5 Dual-channel memory.

Primary details

Core i7-13790F processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance ranking129
Place by popularitynot in top-100
Market segmentDesktop processor
Architecture codenameRaptor Lake-S
Release dateno data

Detailed specifications

Basic microprocessor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.

Physical cores16 (Hexadeca-Core)
Threads24
Base clock speed2.1 GHzof 4.7 (FX-9590)
Boost clock speed5.2 GHzof 6.2 (Core i9-14900KS)
L1 cache80K (per core)of 7475.2 (Apple M2 Pro 10-Core)
L2 cache2 MB (per core)of 96 (Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7995WX)
L3 cache33 MB (shared)of 768 (EPYC 7373X)
Chip lithography10 nmof 3 (Apple M3 Max 16-Core)
Die size257 mm2
Maximum case temperature (TCase)72 °Cof 105 (Core i7-5950HQ)
64 bit support+
Windows 11 compatibility+
Unlocked multiplierYes

Compatibility

Information on Core i7-13790F compatibility with other computer components and devices: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.

Number of CPUs in a configuration1of 8 (Opteron 842)
Socket1700
Power consumption (TDP)65 Wattof 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)

Technologies and extensions

Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by Core i7-13790F. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

AES-NI+
AVX+
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)+
TSX+

Security technologies

Processor technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

TXT+

Virtualization technologies

Supported virtual machine optimization technologies. Some are specific to Intel only, some to AMD.

VT-d+
VT-x+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i7-13790F's memory controller. Depending on the motherboard, higher memory frequency may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4, DDR5 Dual-channel

Peripherals

Specifications and connection types of supported peripherals.

PCIe version5.0

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Core i7-13790F. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.


Combined synthetic benchmark score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

i7-13790F 29.94

Passmark

Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different types of workload, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario measuring single-core performance.

Benchmark coverage: 68%

i7-13790F 46309

Gaming performance

Closest competitors

Core i7-13790F's performance relative to its closest rivals among desktop CPUs.


Core i9-14900 104.61
Core i9-13900 102.37
Core i7-13790F 100

AMD equivalent

According to our data, the closest AMD alternative to Core i7-13790F is Ryzen 9 5950X, which is slower by 1% and lower by 8 positions in our ranking.

Here are some closest AMD rivals to Core i7-13790F:

Ryzen 9 7900X 111.92
Ryzen 9 7900 105.51
Core i7-13790F 100

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Recommended GPUs

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These are the fastest graphics cards for Core i7-13790F in our user configuration statistics. There is a total of 24 configurations using Core i7-13790F in our database.

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