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Intel Pentium G4600 vs Pentium G4560

We compared two 2-core desktop CPUs: the 3.6 GHz Intel Pentium G4600 against the 3.5 GHz Pentium G4560. On this page, you'll find out which processor has better performance in benchmarks, games and other useful information.


General overview and comparison of the processors
Single-Core Performance
Performance in single-threaded apps and benchmarks
Measure performance when all cores are involved
Power Efficiency
The efficiency score of electricity consumption
NanoReview Final Score
Generic CPU rating

Key Differences

What are the key differences between G4560 and G4600
Advantages of Intel Pentium G4600
  • More powerful Intel HD Graphics 630 integrated graphics: 0.44 vs 0.06 TFLOPS
  • Consumes up to 6% less energy than the Pentium G4560 – 51 vs 54 Watt


Comparing the performance of CPUs in benchmarks
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)


Full technical specification of Intel Pentium G4600 and Pentium G4560


Vendor Intel Intel
Released January 3, 2017 January 3, 2017
Launch price 82 USD 64 USD
Type Desktop Desktop
instruction set x86-64 x86-64
Codename Kaby Lake Kaby Lake
Model number G4600 G4560
Socket LGA-1151 LGA-1151
Integrated GPU HD Graphics 630 HD Graphics 610


Cores 2 2
Threads 4 4
Base Frequency 3.6 GHz 3.5 GHz
Bus frequency 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 36x 35x
Bus Bandwidth 8 GT/s 8 GT/s
L1 Cache 64K (per core) 64K (per core)
L2 Cache 256K (per core) 256K (per core)
L3 Cache 3MB (shared) 3MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No No


Fabrication process 14 nm 14 nm
TDP 51 W 54 W
Max. temperature 100°C 100°C


Integrated Graphics Intel HD Graphics 630 Intel HD Graphics 610
GPU Base Clock 350 MHz 200 MHz
GPU Boost Clock 1150 MHz 300 MHz
Shading Units 192 96
TMUs 24 12
ROPs 3 2
Execution Units 24 12
TGP 15 W 5 W
Max. Resolution 4096x2304 - 60 Hz 4096x2304 - 30 Hz

Memory support

Memory types DDR4-2400, DDR3L-1600 DDR4-2400, DDR3L-1600
Memory Size 64 GB 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 2 2
Max. Memory Bandwidth 35.76 GB/s 35.76 GB/s
ECC Support Yes Yes


Official site Intel Pentium G4600 official page Intel Pentium G4560 official page
PCI Express Version 3.0 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 16 16
Extended instructions SSE4.1, SSE4.2 SSE4.1, SSE4.2

Cast your vote

Choose between two processors
5 (71.4%)
2 (28.6%)
Total votes: 7


So which CPU will you choose: Intel Pentium G4560 or Pentium G4600?