Intel Core i7-12700K Benchmark. Specs

Intel Core i7-12700K is based on the Alder Lake S architecture. The total of cores is 12 with the threads of 20. The operating base core clock is 3.60 GHz. Turbo-boost is 5.00 GHz (per-core). The technology node is 10 nm. L2 Cache is --, L3 Cache is 25.00 MB.

Intel Core i7-12700K supports the socket type of LGA 1700.

The supported type and memory clock is DDR4-3200DDR5-4800 MHz. The maximum RAM capacity is 256 GB. The date of release is - Q4/2021.

Intel Core i7-12700K specs and benchmark performance

The official technical specifications of the Intel Core i7-12700K CPU allow defining to what extent it is fast and efficient in the process and which system requirements for games and operational apps it can fit. Please learn the specs and benchmark results.

CPU Cores and Base Frequency Intel Core i7-12700K

Technical specs

Frequency: 3.60 GHz   CPU Cores: 12
Turbo (1 Core): 5.00 GHz   CPU Threads: 20
Hyperthreading: Yes   Overclocking: Yes
Turbo (12 Cores): 4.70 GHz   Core architecture: hybrid (big.LITTLE)
A core: 8x Golden Cove   B core: 4x Gracemont
C core: --  

Internal Graphics Intel Core i7-12700K

GPU name: Intel Iris Xe Graphics 32 (Alder Lake S)
GPU frequency: 0.40 GHz   GPU (Turbo): 1.45 GHz
Generation: 12   DirectX Version: 12
Execution units: 32   Shader: 256
Max. displays: 3   Technology: 10 nm
Release date: Q4/2021   Max. GPU Memory: 16 GB

Hardware codec support Intel Core i7-12700K

h264: Decode / Encode
JPEG: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode
VP9: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
AVC: Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (8 bit): Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): Decode / Encode
AV1: Decode

RAM and PCIe Intel Core i7-12700K

Memory type: DDR4-3200DDR5-4800   Max. Memory: 256 GB
Memory channels: 2   ECC: No
PCIe version: 5.0   PCIe lanes: 20

Encryption Intel Core i7-12700K

AES-NI: Yes  

Thermal Management Intel Core i7-12700K

Tjunction max.: 100 °C   TDP up: --
TDP down: --   TDP (PL1): 125 W
TDP (PL2): 228 W / 56 s  

Technical details Intel Core i7-12700K

L3-Cache: 25.00 MB   Technology: 10 nm
Architecture: Alder Lake S   Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Socket: LGA 1700   Release date: Q4/2021
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)   L2-Cache: --
Part Number: --
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, AVX-512

Devices using this processor Intel Core i7-12700K

Used in: Unknown

CPU generation and family Intel Core i7-12700K

Intel Core i7-12700K vs {{cpu_name_2}}

Name: Intel Core i7-12700K   Segment: Desktop / Server
CPU group: Intel Core i 12000
Family: Intel Core i7   Generation: 12
Predecessor: Intel Core i7-11700K   Successor: --

Intel Core i7-12700K CPU in Benchmarks

Please learn the testing results of the Intel Core i7-12700K CPU in synthetic benchmarks. These data can define the closest competitor and its current position in the models’ rating. Here are points in modern benchmarks, in which Intel Core i7-12700K has been tested. Pay attention that the data can differ in testing systems.

3.3 Out of 3 SpecsBoss score