Intel Core i7-4770TE vs Core i5-6400

Intel Core i7-4770TE
Intel Core i5-6400

General info

Comparing Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
n/d
 
10.32
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Achitecture codename
Haswell
 
Skylake
Release date
June 2013
 
July 2015
Launch price (MSRP)
n/d
 
$185
Price now
n/d
 
$193

Technical specs

Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
4
 
4
Number of threads
8
 
4
Maximum frequency
3.3 GHz
 
3.3 GHz
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
 
64 KB (per core)
L2 cache
256 KB (per core)
 
256 KB (per core)
L3 cache
8192 KB (shared)
 
6144 KB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
14 nm
Die size
177 mm2
 
177 mm2
Maximum core temperature
71 °C
 
71 °C
Maximum case temperature (TCase)
71 °C
 
72 °C
Transistor count
1400 million
 
n/d
64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
1
Socket
FCLGA1150
 
FCLGA1151
Power consumption (TDP)
45 Watt
 
65 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
SSE4.1 / 4.2, AVX 2.0
 
SSE4.1 / 4.2, AVX 2.0
AES-NI
+
 
+
AVX
+
 
+
vPro
+
 
+
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
+
Turbo Boost
2.0
 
2.0
Hyper-Threading
+
 
-
Idle States
+
 
+
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
+
FDI
+
 
n/d

Security technologies

Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
+
EDB
+
 
+
Secure Key
+
 
+
MPX
-
 
+
Identity Protection
+
 
+
SGX
n/d
 
+
OS Guard
n/d
 
+
Anti-Theft
+
 
n/d

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
+
VT-x
+
 
+
EPT
+
 
+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400.
Supported memory types
DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600
 
DDR4-1866, DDR4-2133, DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
64 GB
Max memory channels
2
 
2
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB / s
 
34.1 GB / s

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400.
Graphics max frequency
1 GHz
 
950 MHz
Max video memory
2 GB
 
64 GB
Quick Sync
+
 
+
Clear Video
n/d
 
+
Clear Video HD
+
 
+
InTru 3D
+
 
+

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400 integrated GPUs.
Number of displays supported
3
 
3
Wireless Display (WiDi) support
+
 
+
eDP
+
 
+
DisplayPort
+
 
+
HDMI
+
 
+
DVI
n/d
 
+

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400 integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.
4K resolution support
n/d
 
+
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
N / A
 
4096x2304@24Hz
Max resolution over eDP
n/d
 
4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over WiDi
n/d
 
1080p
Max resolution over DisplayPort
n/d
 
4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over VGA
n/d
 
N / A

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400 integrated GPUs, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
11.2 / 12
 
12
OpenGL
4.3
 
4.4

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
3.0
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 
16

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Core i7-4770TE 23.11
Core i5-6400 23.22 +0.5%

Passmark

Core i7-4770TE 6732
Core i5-6400 6762 +0.4%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
n/d
 
37 Mh/s

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Core i7-4770TE and Core i5-6400 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Core i7-4770TE

Less power hungry (45 vs 65 watts)

Advantages of Intel Core i5-6400

0.5% faster in synthetic tests
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 22 nm)
MPX

So, Core i7-4770TE or Core i5-6400?

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