Intel Core i9-12900K

LGA 1700, 3.20 GHz, 16 -Core
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Product details

Processor family: Intel Core i9 (12xxx), Number of processor cores: 16, Memory speed: 4800 MHz, Clock frequency: 3.2 GHz, Integrated graphics: Yes, Power dissipation (TDP): 125 W.

Key specifications

Processor family
Core i9 12th Gen
Number of processor cores
16 -Core
Max. TDP
125 W
Number of threads
24
PCI express version (max.)
5
Item number
16552823

General information

Manufacturer
Category
Processors
Manufacturer no.
BX8071512900K
Release date
9/2/2021
Sales rank in Category Processors

Processor

Processor family
Core i9 12th Gen
Processor socket
LGA 1700
Intel Core
Alder Lake
Processor clock frequency
3.20 GHz
Max. turbo clock rate
5.20 GHz
Number of processor cores
16 -Core
Number of threads
24
Number of performance cores
8 -Core
Number of efficiency cores
8 -Core
Lithography
10 nm
Max. TDP
125 W
L2 Cache
14000 kB
L3 Cache
30 MB
Multiplier unlocked
Yes
PCI express version (max.)
5
Processor design
64-bit

AMD Technologies

AMD Technologies
SSE4a

Intel Technologies

Intel technologies
Turbo Boost Technology

Graphics processing unit

Onboard graphics
Yes
Graphics card model
UHD Graphics 770
DirectX version
12
Max. connected monitors
4 x
Processor clock frequency
300 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1550 MHz

Memory

Memory channels
Dual-Channel
Max. memory (RAM)
128 GB

Packaging

Packaging type
Retail

Scope of delivery

Scope of delivery
Intel Core i9-12900K

Package dimensions

Length
12.10 cm
Width
10.90 cm
Height
5 cm
Weight
86 g

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Overall ratingVery good93/100
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CT Magazin Logo
CT MagazinSingle testReleaseJune 2022

The two completely different approaches of AMD and Intel are only partially successful. Intel's Core i9-12900KS is brazenly overpriced compared to the extra performance it offers, a clear candidate for users who only want to buy the top model on principle. AMD's Ryzen 7 5800X3D costs a little more in percentage terms compared to the standard variant, but also offers more benefits to gamers with an...

Very good100/100
PCgo Logo
PCgoSingle testReleaseFebruary 2022

Even without measurements with additional background jobs, the Core i9-12900K jumps onto the winner's podium. The new CPU from Intel brings an enormous amount of computing power.