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Intel Core i5-12600K vs AMD Ryzen 7 3800X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Ryzen 7 3800X 62.4 GT/s
Core i5-12600K 59.2 GT/s
Difference: 3.2 (5%)

Core Speed

Ryzen 7 3800X 3.9 GHz
Core i5-12600K 3.7 GHz
Difference: 0.2 (5%)


Core i5-12600K 16
Ryzen 7 3800X 16
Difference: 0 (0%)


Core i5-12600K 125 Watts
Ryzen 7 3800X 105 Watts
Difference: 20 (19%)

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Model Core i5-12600K Ryzen 7 3800X
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Alder Lake Zen 2
Core Speed 3.7 GHz 3.9 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes No
Cores / Modules 10 8
Total Threads 16 16
Turbo 4.9 4.5
L2 Cache 9.5MB 512kb per core
L3 Cache 20MB 32mb
GPU Model UHD Graphics 770
TDP 125 Watts 105 Watts
Socket FC-LGA1700 AM4
Released November 2021 July 2019