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Intel Core i5-12500 vs Intel Core i5-13500 vs Intel Core i9-10900K @ 3.70GHz

The values for the CPUs below are determined from thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and are updated daily.

  • The first section will show basic information for each CPU selected.
  • The additional graphs shows the CPU Mark and Single Thread values of each CPU selected.
  • An accompany graph, if price data is available, will shows the value for money, in terms of the CPU Mark/Thread Rating per dollar.
  • The last section will show approximate yearly running costs for the CPUs.
×Intel Core i5-12500×Intel Core i5-13500×Intel Core i9-10900K @ 3.70GHz+ ADD
Price Search Online $247.98 - BUY $319.99 - BUY
Socket TypeLGA 1700FCLGA1700FCLGA1200
CPU ClassDesktopDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed3.0 GHz2.5 GHz3.7 GHz
Turbo SpeedUp to 4.6 GHzUp to 4.8 GHzUp to 5.3 GHz
# of Physical Cores6 (Threads: 12)14 (Threads: 20)10 (Threads: 20)
CacheL1: 480KB, L2: 7.5MB, L3: 18MBL1: 1,248KB, L2: 11.5MB, L3: 24MBL1: 512KB, L2: 2.0MB, L3: 20MB
Yearly Running Cost$11.86$11.86$22.81
OtherIntel UHD Graphics 770Intel UHD Graphics 770Intel UHD Graphics 630
First Seen on ChartQ1 2022Q3 2022Q2 2020
# of Samples3743162455
CPU Value98.8131.872.7
Single Thread Rating(% diff. to max in group)3723(-5.8%)3952(0.0%)3150(-20.3%)
CPU Mark(% diff. to max in group)19953(-39.0%)32694(0.0%)23272(-28.8%)
1 - Last seen price from our affiliates NewEgg.com & Amazon.com.

CPU Mark Rating
As of 6th of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-12500
Intel Core i5-13500
Intel Core i9-10900K @ 3.70GHz
CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 6th of June 2023 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i5-12500
Intel Core i5-13500
Intel Core i9-10900K @ 3.70GHz
CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 6th of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-12500
Intel Core i5-13500
Intel Core i9-10900K @ 3.70GHz

Estimated Energy Usage Cost
Estimated Energy Adjustable Values
Average hours of use per dayAverage CPU Utilization (0-100%)1Power cost, $ per kWh2
1Average user usage is typically low and can vary from task to task. An estimate load 25% is nominal.
2Typical power costs vary around the world. Check your last power bill for details. Values of $0.15 to $0.45 per kWh are typical.
Intel Core i5-12500Intel Core i5-13500Intel Core i9-10900K @ 3.70GHz
Max TDP65W65W125W
Power consumption per day (kWh)NANANA
Running cost per dayNANANA
Power consumption per year (kWh)NANANA
Running cost per yearNANANA
Shown CPU power usage is based on linear interpolation of Max TDP (i.e. max load). Actual CPU power profile may vary.