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Intel Core i9-12900K

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i9-12900K can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

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Intel Core i9-12900K

Description: Intel UHD Graphics 770

Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1700

Total Cores: 16 Cores, 24 Threads

Performance Cores: 8 Cores, 16 Threads, 3.2 GHz Base, 5.2 GHz Turbo

Efficient Cores: 8 Cores, 8 Threads, 2.4 GHz Base, 3.9 GHz Turbo

Typical TDP: 241 W

TDP Down: 125 W

Other names: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-12900K, 12th Gen Intel Core i9-12900K

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q4 2021

CPUmark/$Price: 71.48

Overall Rank: 62

Last Price Change: $579.99 USD (2022-09-30)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 4209
Samples: 2599*
*Margin for error: Low

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i9-12900K

Integer Math139,106 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math106,322 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers150 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting57 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption29,765 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression528.2 MBytes/Sec
Physics2,186 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions33,910 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread4,209 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 30th of September 2022.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i9-12900K

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 26th of September 2022
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 26th of September 2022.
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

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