Intel Pentium G4500: specs and benchmarks

Intel Pentium G4500

Summary

Intel started Intel Pentium G4500 sales 1 September 2015 at a recommended price of $82. This is Skylake architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3500 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA1151 processor with a TDP of 51 Watt and a maximum temperature of 65 °C. It supports DDR4-1866, DDR4-2133, DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 3.56 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Pentium G4500 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
14.27
 
Type
Desktop
 
Series
Intel Pentium
 
Architecture codename
Skylake
 
Release date
1 September 2015
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$82
 
Price now
$103
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Pentium G4500's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Pentium G4500's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Base frequency
3.5 GHz
 
of 4.7 (FX-9590)
Maximum frequency
3.5 GHz
 
Bus support
4 × 8 GT/s
 
L1 cache
64K (per core)
 
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
256K (per core)
 
of 8192 (Opteron 3380)
L3 cache
4 MB (shared)
 
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Die size
150 mm2
 
Maximum case temperature (TCase)
65 °C
 
of 105 (Core i7-5557U)
Transistor count
1,400 million
 
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Pentium G4500 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
 
Socket
FCLGA1151
 
Power consumption (TDP)
51 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Pentium G4500. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2
 
AES-NI
+
 
AVX
+
 
vPro
-
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost
-
 
Hyper-Threading
-
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 

Security technologies

Pentium G4500 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
-
 
EDB
+
 
Secure Key
+
 
Identity Protection
+
 
SGX
Yes with Intel® ME
 
OS Guard
-
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Pentium G4500 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Pentium G4500.
Supported memory types
DDR4-1866, DDR4-2133, DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600
 
of 4266 (Ryzen 9 4900H)
Maximum memory size
64 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
34.1 GB/s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)
ECC memory support
+
 

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Pentium G4500.
Integrated graphics
 
Max video memory
64 GB
 
Quick Sync
+
 
Clear Video
+
 
Clear Video HD
+
 
Graphics max frequency
1.05 GHz
 
InTru 3D
+
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Pentium G4500's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
3
 
eDP
+
 
DisplayPort
+
 
HDMI
+
 
DVI
+
 

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Pentium G4500's integrated GPU, including resolutions over different interfaces.
4K resolution support
+
 
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
4096x2304@24Hz
 
Max resolution over eDP
4096x2304@60Hz
 
Max resolution over DisplayPort
4096x2304@60Hz
 
Max resolution over VGA
N/A
 

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Pentium G4500's integrated GPU, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
12
 
OpenGL
4.4
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Pentium G4500's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Pentium G4500. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

3.56

Passmark

2845

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Pentium G4500. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
8.9 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Pentium G4500 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Pentium G4500 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Pentium G4500 from AMD is A8-7650K, which is slower by 1% and lower by 4 positions in our rating.

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