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Intel Core i5-12600KF vs Core i7-5960X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i5-12600KF 59.2 GT/s
Core i7-5960X 48 GT/s
Difference: 11.2 (23%)

Core Speed

Core i5-12600KF 3.7 GHz
Core i7-5960X 3.0 GHz
Difference: 0.7 (23%)


Core i5-12600KF 16
Core i7-5960X 16
Difference: 0 (0%)


Core i7-5960X 140 Watts
Core i5-12600KF 125 Watts
Difference: 15 (12%)

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Model Core i5-12600KF Core i7-5960X
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Alder Lake Haswell-E
Core Speed 3.7 GHz 3.0 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 10 8
Total Threads 16 16
Turbo 4.9 3/3/3/3/3/3/5/5
L2 Cache 9.5MB 8 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 20MB 20 MB
GPU Model N/A
TDP 125 Watts 140 Watts
Socket FC-LGA1700 LGA 2011-3
Released November 2021 2014-08-01