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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.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the CPUMark per dollar.
  • The pricing history data shows the price for a single Processor. For multiple Processors, multiply the price shown by the number of CPUs.

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 Size: L1: 480 KB, L2: 7.5 MB, L3: 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: 131.66

Overall Rank: 435

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

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 3544
Samples: 1861*
*Margin for error: Low

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

Integer Math60,684 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math47,220 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers77 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting23,574 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption11,821 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression236,579 KBytes/Sec
Physics1,173 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions15,909 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread3,544 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 3rd of June 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-12400F

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 30th of May 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 30th of May 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 i5-12400F
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1832183 - Jun 03 2023 [Overclocked]
BL1832161 - Jun 03 2023
BL1832007 - Jun 02 2023
BL1831982 - Jun 02 2023
BL1831432 - Jun 01 2023
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-12400F
As of 3rd of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i5-12400F
AMD Ryzen 5 5600 vs Intel Core i5-12400F
21,647 (+9.6%)
AMD Ryzen 5 5600G vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,931 (+0.9%)
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
21,960 (+11.2%)
Intel Core i5-11600K @ 3.90GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,740 (0.0%)
AMD Ryzen 5 5500 vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,620 (-0.6%)
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
18,256 (-7.6%)
Intel Core i5-11400F @ 2.60GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
17,174 (-13.0%)
Intel Core i5-11400 @ 2.60GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
17,089 (-13.5%)
Intel Core i5-12490F vs Intel Core i5-12400F
20,727 (+5.0%)
AMD Ryzen 7 5700X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
26,833 (+35.9%)
AMD Ryzen 7 3800X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
23,251 (+17.7%)
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
22,665 (+14.8%)

Is the Intel Core i5-12400F Good for Gaming?
As of 3rd of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
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Intel Core i5-12400F