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Intel Core i3 8121U vs Core i5-12600KF

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i5-12600KF 59.2 GT/s
Core i3 8121U 8.8 GT/s
Difference: 50.4 (573%)

Core Speed

Core i5-12600KF 3.7 GHz
Core i3 8121U 2.2 GHz
Difference: 1.5 (68%)


Core i5-12600KF 16
Core i3 8121U 4
Difference: 12 (300%)


Core i5-12600KF 125 Watts
Core i3 8121U 15 Watts
Difference: 110 (733%)

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Model Core i3 8121U Core i5-12600KF
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Cannon Lake Alder Lake
Core Speed 2.2 GHz 3.7 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 2 10
Total Threads 4 16
Turbo 3.2 GHz 4.9
L2 Cache 9.5MB
L3 Cache 4MB 20MB
GPU Model
TDP 15 Watts 125 Watts
Socket FC-LGA1700
Released 2018 November 2021