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Intel Core i3 8109U vs Core i5-12600K

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i5-12600K 59.2 GT/s
Core i3 8109U 12 GT/s
Difference: 47.2 (393%)

Core Speed

Core i5-12600K 3.7 GHz
Core i3 8109U 3.0 GHz
Difference: 0.7 (23%)


Core i5-12600K 16
Core i3 8109U 4
Difference: 12 (300%)


Core i5-12600K 125 Watts
Core i3 8109U 28 Watts
Difference: 97 (346%)

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Model Core i3 8109U Core i5-12600K
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Coffee Lake Alder Lake
Core Speed 3.0 GHz 3.7 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 2 10
Total Threads 4 16
Turbo 3.6 GHz 4.9
L2 Cache 9.5MB
L3 Cache 4MB 20MB
GPU Model Iris Plus 655 UHD Graphics 770
TDP 28 Watts 125 Watts
Socket FC-LGA1700
Released August 2017 November 2021