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Intel Core i7-12700KF

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-12700KF 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 i7-12700KF Good for Gaming?

This is relatively new CPU that contains 12 Cores and 20 Threads. The Intel Core i7-12700KF also has great single threaded performance that will serve well in games. Paired with a good videocard, is this CPU Good for Gaming? Yes, this is a high end chip that would be great for gaming. [More ...]

Intel Core i7-12700KF


Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1700

Total Cores: 12 Cores, 20 Threads

Performance Cores: 8 Cores, 16 Threads, 3.6 GHz Base, 5.0 GHz Turbo

Efficient Cores: 4 Cores, 4 Threads, 2.7 GHz Base, 3.8 GHz Turbo

Typical TDP: 190 W

TDP Down: 125 W

Cache Size: L1: 1024 KB, L2: 12.0 MB, L3: 25 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) i7-12700KF, 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700KF

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q4 2021

CPUmark/$Price: 147.13

Overall Rank: 122

Last Price Change: $234.99 USD (2023-03-23)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 4046
Samples: 1433*
*Margin for error: Low

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i7-12700KF

Integer Math113,637 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math88,484 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers117 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting46 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption23,479 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression438.2 MBytes/Sec
Physics1,771 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions29,080 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread4,046 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 29th of March 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i7-12700KF

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 25th of March 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 25th of March 2023.
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 i7-12700KF
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1781430 - Mar 29 2023
BL1781412 - Mar 29 2023
BL1781082 - Mar 29 2023
BL1780890 - Mar 28 2023
BL1780668 - Mar 28 2023 [Overclocked]
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-12700KF
As of 29th of March 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i7-12700KF
AMD Ryzen 7 5700X vs Intel Core i7-12700KF
26,829 (-22.4%)
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X vs Intel Core i7-12700KF
28,081 (-18.8%)
Intel Core i5-12600K vs Intel Core i7-12700KF
27,816 (-19.5%)
Intel Core i7-12700F vs Intel Core i7-12700KF
31,089 (-10.1%)
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D vs Intel Core i7-12700KF
28,008 (-19.0%)
AMD Ryzen 5 7600X vs Intel Core i7-12700KF
28,789 (-16.7%)
Intel Core i5-12600KF vs Intel Core i7-12700KF
27,425 (-20.7%)
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X vs Intel Core i7-12700KF
32,731 (-5.3%)
Intel Core i7-12700 vs Intel Core i7-12700KF
31,181 (-9.8%)
AMD Ryzen 7 5700G vs Intel Core i7-12700KF
24,640 (-28.7%)
Intel Core i5-13500 vs Intel Core i7-12700KF
32,908 (-4.8%)
AMD Ryzen 5 7600 vs Intel Core i7-12700KF
27,819 (-19.5%)

Is the Intel Core i7-12700KF Good for Gaming?
As of 29th of March 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X3D
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
Intel Core i9-13900KS
Intel Core i9-13900K
Intel Core i9-13900T
Intel Core i9-13900KF
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D
Intel Core i9-13900F
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X
Intel Core i7-13700K
Intel Core i5-13600K
Intel Core i7-13700KF
Intel Core i7-12700KF