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Intel Core i5-10600KF vs Core i9-12900KF

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i9-12900KF 76.8 GT/s
Core i5-10600KF 49.2 GT/s
Difference: 27.6 (56%)

Core Speed

Core i5-10600KF 4.1 GHz
Core i9-12900KF 3.2 GHz
Difference: 0.9 (28%)


Core i9-12900KF 24
Core i5-10600KF 12
Difference: 12 (100%)


Core i5-10600KF 125 Watts
Core i9-12900KF 125 Watts
Difference: 0 (0%)

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Model Core i5-10600KF Core i9-12900KF
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Comet Lake Alder Lake-S
Core Speed 4.1 GHz 3.2 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 6 16
Total Threads 12 24
Turbo 4.8 5.2
L2 Cache 6 x 256 KB 16 x 1.25MB
L3 Cache 12 MB 30 MB
GPU Model
TDP 125 Watts 125 Watts
Socket LGA 1200 Socket 1700
Released May 2020 November 2021