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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: 123.66

Overall Rank: 395

Last Price Change: $159.71 USD (2023-03-28)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 3546
Samples: 1525*
*Margin for error: Low

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

Integer Math60,653 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math47,201 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers79 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting23 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption11,824 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression231.0 MBytes/Sec
Physics1,173 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions15,891 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread3,546 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 29th of March 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-12400F

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 28th of March 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 28th 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 i5-12400F
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1780936 - Mar 28 2023
BL1780790 - Mar 28 2023
BL1780772 - Mar 28 2023
BL1780188 - Mar 27 2023
BL1779804 - Mar 27 2023
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-12400F
As of 29th of March 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i5-12400F
AMD Ryzen 5 5600 vs Intel Core i5-12400F
21,574 (+9.2%)
AMD Ryzen 5 5600G vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,900 (+0.8%)
Intel Core i5-12400 vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,549 (-1.0%)
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
21,946 (+11.1%)
AMD Ryzen 7 5700G vs Intel Core i5-12400F
24,640 (+24.8%)
Intel Core i5-11600K @ 3.90GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,753 (+0.0%)
AMD Ryzen 5 5500 vs Intel Core i5-12400F
19,586 (-0.8%)
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X vs Intel Core i5-12400F
18,260 (-7.5%)
Intel Core i5-11400F @ 2.60GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
17,197 (-12.9%)
Intel Core i5-11400 @ 2.60GHz vs Intel Core i5-12400F
17,064 (-13.6%)
Intel Core i5-12490F vs Intel Core i5-12400F
20,766 (+5.1%)
Intel Core i5-12600K vs Intel Core i5-12400F
27,816 (+40.8%)

Is the Intel Core i5-12400F Good for Gaming?
As of 29th of March 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
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Intel Core i9-13900KF
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D
Intel Core i9-13900F
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X
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Intel Core i5-13600K
Intel Core i7-13700KF
Intel Core i5-12400F