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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: 152.88

Overall Rank: 599

Last Price Change: $127.99 USD (2024-05-17)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 3511
Samples: 4204*
*Margin for error: Low

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

Integer Math60,348 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math46,983 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers74 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting22,853 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption11,750 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression235,819 KBytes/Sec
Physics1,202 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions15,888 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread3,511 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 20th of May 2024.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-12400F

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 14th of May 2024
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 14th of May 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
BL2104405 - May 19 2024
BL2103911 - May 18 2024
BL2103777 - May 18 2024
BL2103656 - May 18 2024
BL2103625 - May 18 2024
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-12400F
As of 21st of May 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i5-12400F
AMD Ryzen 5 5600 vs Intel Core i5-12400F
21,575 (+10.3%)
AMD Ryzen 5 5600G vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,897 (+1.7%)
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
21,908 (+12.0%)
Intel Core i5-11600K @ 3.90GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,643 (+0.4%)
AMD Ryzen 5 5500 vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,451 (-0.6%)
Intel Core i5-11400F @ 2.60GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
17,084 (-12.7%)
Intel Core i5-11400 @ 2.60GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
17,065 (-12.8%)
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650G vs Intel Core i5-12400F
16,193 (-17.2%)
Intel Core i5-12600KF vs Intel Core i5-12400F
27,439 (+40.2%)
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
22,571 (+15.4%)
Intel Core i5-11600KF @ 3.90GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,661 (+0.5%)
Intel Core i5-11600 @ 2.80GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
18,101 (-7.5%)

Is the Intel Core i5-12400F Good for Gaming?
As of 21st of May 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
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