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Intel Core i7-12700

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

This is relatively new CPU that contains 12 Cores and 20 Threads. The Intel Core i7-12700 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 i7-12700

Description: Intel UHD Graphics 770

Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1700

Total Cores: 12 Cores, 20 Threads

Performance Cores: 8 Cores, 16 Threads, 2.1 GHz Base, 4.9 GHz Turbo

Efficient Cores: 4 Cores, 4 Threads, 1.6 GHz Base, 3.6 GHz Turbo

Typical TDP: 65 W

TDP Up: 180 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, ECC Supported)

Other names: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-12700, 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q1 2022

CPUmark/$Price: 95.65

Overall Rank: 173

Last Price Change: $325.49 USD (2023-05-25)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 3939
Samples: 1631*
*Margin for error: Low

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i7-12700

Integer Math107,880 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math82,616 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers105 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting40,840 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption20,793 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression388,959 KBytes/Sec
Physics1,575 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions25,062 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread3,939 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 30th of May 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i7-12700

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 26th of May 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 26th 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 i7-12700
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1829442 - May 29 2023
BL1829387 - May 29 2023
BL1829196 - May 29 2023
BL1829004 - May 29 2023
BL1827776 - May 27 2023
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-12700
As of 30th of May 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i7-12700
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D vs Intel Core i7-12700
28,177 (-9.5%)
AMD Ryzen 7 7700X vs Intel Core i7-12700
36,554 (+17.4%)
AMD Ryzen 7 7700 vs Intel Core i7-12700
35,535 (+14.1%)
Intel Core i7-12700F vs Intel Core i7-12700
31,203 (+0.2%)
AMD Ryzen 7 5700X vs Intel Core i7-12700
26,830 (-13.8%)
Intel Core i9-11900K @ 3.50GHz vs Intel Core i7-12700
25,498 (-18.1%)
Intel Core i7-11700K @ 3.60GHz vs Intel Core i7-12700
24,671 (-20.8%)
Intel Core i5-13600K vs Intel Core i7-12700
38,509 (+23.7%)
AMD Ryzen 7 3800XT vs Intel Core i7-12700
23,743 (-23.7%)
Intel Core i9-12900K vs Intel Core i7-12700
41,608 (+33.6%)
Intel Core i9-12900KF vs Intel Core i7-12700
41,433 (+33.1%)
Intel Core i7-12700K vs Intel Core i7-12700
34,808 (+11.8%)

Is the Intel Core i7-12700 Good for Gaming?
As of 30th of May 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X3D
AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D
Intel Core i9-13900KS
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
Intel Core i9-13900K
Intel Core i9-13900KF
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D
Intel Core i9-13900T
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X
Intel Core i7-13700K
Intel Core i5-13600K
Intel Core i5-13600KF
Intel Core i7-12700