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Intel Core i5-12600K

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-12600K can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

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Intel Core i5-12600K

Description: Intel UHD Graphics 770

Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1700

Total Cores: 10 Cores, 16 Threads

Performance Cores: 6 Cores, 12 Threads, 3.7 GHZ Base, 4.9 GHZ Turbo

Efficient Cores: 4 Cores, 4 Threads, 2.8 GHZ Base, 3.6 GHZ Turbo

Typical TDP: 150 W

TDP Down: 125 W

Other names: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-12600K

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q4 2021

CPUmark/$Price: 79.82

Overall Rank: 153

Last Price Change: $299.99 USD (2021-11-25)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 3972
Samples: 37*
*Margin for error: Low

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i5-12600K

Integer Math63,432 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math61,833 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers128 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting31 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption14,006 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression255.9 MBytes/Sec
Physics1,586 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions20,575 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread3,972 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 30th of November 2021.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-12600K

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 25th of November 2021
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 25th of November 2021.

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Pricing History

Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-12600K
As of 1st of December 2021 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i5-12600K
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X
AMD Ryzen 5 5600G
AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT
Intel Core i5-11600K @ 3.90GHz
AMD Ryzen 7 5700G
Intel Core i5-12600KF
AMD Ryzen 7 3800X
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
Intel Core i7-10700K @ 3.80GHz
Intel Core i5-11600 @ 2.80GHz