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Intel Core i9-12900HX

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i9-12900HX 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.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the CPUMark per dollar.
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Is the Intel Core i9-12900HX Good for Gaming?

This is relatively new CPU that contains 16 Cores and 24 Threads. The Intel Core i9-12900HX 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 i9-12900HX

Description: Intel UHD Graphics for 12th Gen Intel Processors

Class: Laptop

Socket: FCBGA1964

Total Cores: 16 Cores, 24 Threads

Performance Cores: 8 Cores, 16 Threads, 2.4 GHz Base, 5.0 GHz Turbo

Efficient Cores: 8 Cores, 8 Threads, 1.7 GHz Base, 3.6 GHz Turbo

Typical TDP: 55 W

TDP Down: 45 W

TDP Up: 157 W

Cache per CPU Package:
L1 Instruction Cache: 8 x 32 KB
L1 Data Cache: 8 x 48 KB
L2 Cache: 8 x 1280 KB
L3 Cache: 30 MB

Cache per Eff. CPU Package:
Eff. L1 Instruction Cache: 8 x 64 KB
Eff. L1 Data Cache: 8 x 32 KB
Eff. L2 Cache: 2 x 2048 KB

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) i9-12900HX, 12th Gen Intel Core i9-12900HX

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q2 2022

CPUmark/$Price: 56.55

Overall Rank: 238

Last Price Change: $606.00 USD (2022-04-01)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 3835
Samples: 269*
*Margin for error: Low

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i9-12900HX

Integer Math116,970 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math87,348 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers135 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting45,610 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption23,803 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression415,484 KBytes/Sec
Physics2,047 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions25,200 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread3,835 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 18th of June 2024.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i9-12900HX

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 12th of June 2024
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 12th of June 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 i9-12900HX
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL2121225 - Jun 11 2024
BL2116887 - Jun 05 2024
BL2116870 - Jun 05 2024
BL2113893 - Jun 01 2024
BL2113866 - Jun 01 2024
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i9-12900HX
As of 19th of June 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i9-12900HX
Intel Core i9-12900H vs Intel Core i9-12900HX
28,157 (-17.8%)
Intel Core i7-12700H vs Intel Core i9-12900HX
26,228 (-23.5%)
Intel Core i7-12800HX vs Intel Core i9-12900HX
32,639 (-4.8%)
Intel Core i9-12950HX vs Intel Core i9-12900HX
32,411 (-5.4%)
Intel Core i9-13900H vs Intel Core i9-12900HX
29,077 (-15.1%)
Intel Core i9-12900HK vs Intel Core i9-12900HX
27,699 (-19.2%)
Intel Core i7-13700H vs Intel Core i9-12900HX
27,411 (-20.0%)
Intel Core i7-13700HX vs Intel Core i9-12900HX
34,002 (-0.8%)
Intel Core i7-13650HX vs Intel Core i9-12900HX
31,710 (-7.5%)
Intel Core i7-13800H vs Intel Core i9-12900HX
27,079 (-21.0%)
Intel Core i7-12650H vs Intel Core i9-12900HX
22,791 (-33.5%)
Intel Core i9-13900HX vs Intel Core i9-12900HX
44,590 (+30.1%)

Is the Intel Core i9-12900HX Good for Gaming?
As of 19th of June 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
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