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Intel Core i5-12400F

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-12400F can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the CPU compared to the 10 other common (single) CPUs in terms of PassMark CPU Mark.
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Is the Intel Core i5-12400F Good for Gaming?

This is relatively new CPU that contains 6 Cores and 12 Threads. The Intel Core i5-12400F also has reasonable threaded performance that will serve well in games. Paired with a good videocard, is this CPU Good for Gaming? Yes, this would be a suitable CPU for gaming. [More ...]

Intel Core i5-12400F


Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1700

Clockspeed: 2.5 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.4 GHz

Cores: 6 Threads: 12

Typical TDP: 65 W

TDP Up: 117 W

Cache per CPU Package:
L1 Instruction Cache: 6 x 32 KB
L1 Data Cache: 6 x 48 KB
L2 Cache: 6 x 1280 KB
L3 Cache: 18 MB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 128 GB (Up to DDR5 4800 MT/s, Up to DDR4 3200 MT/s)

Other names: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-12400F, 12th Gen Intel Core i5-12400F

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q1 2022

CPUmark/$Price: 130.25

Overall Rank: 584

Last Price Change: $149.99 USD (2023-05-22)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 3510
Samples: 3983*
*Margin for error: Low

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i5-12400F

Integer Math60,266 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math46,941 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers74 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting22,848 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption11,720 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression235,326 KBytes/Sec
Physics1,195 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions15,867 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread3,510 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 18th of April 2024.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-12400F

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 16th of April 2024
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 16th of April 2024.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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Pricing History

Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-12400F
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL2079610 - Apr 16 2024
BL2079599 - Apr 16 2024
BL2079568 - Apr 16 2024
BL2079406 - Apr 16 2024
BL2079352 - Apr 16 2024
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-12400F
As of 18th of April 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i5-12400F
AMD Ryzen 5 5600 vs Intel Core i5-12400F
21,570 (+10.4%)
AMD Ryzen 5 5600G vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,901 (+1.9%)
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
21,911 (+12.2%)
Intel Core i5-11600K @ 3.90GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,647 (+0.6%)
AMD Ryzen 5 5500 vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,456 (-0.4%)
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
18,216 (-6.8%)
Intel Core i5-11400 @ 2.60GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
17,088 (-12.5%)
Intel Core i5-11400F @ 2.60GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
17,088 (-12.5%)
Intel Core i5-12490F vs Intel Core i5-12400F
20,523 (+5.1%)
AMD Ryzen 7 5700X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
26,705 (+36.7%)
AMD Ryzen 7 3800X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
23,174 (+18.6%)
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
22,578 (+15.6%)

Is the Intel Core i5-12400F Good for Gaming?
As of 18th of April 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
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Intel Core i9-14900KF
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X3D
Intel Core i9-13900K
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7945WX
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Intel Core i5-12400F