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Intel Core i5-4590 vs Core i7-12700K

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7-12700K 72 GT/s
Core i5-4590 13.2 GT/s
Difference: 58.8 (445%)

Core Speed

Core i7-12700K 3.6 GHz
Core i5-4590 3.3 GHz
Difference: 0.3 (9%)


Core i7-12700K 20
Core i5-4590 4
Difference: 16 (400%)


Core i7-12700K 125 Watts
Core i5-4590 84 Watts
Difference: 41 (49%)

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Model Core i5-4590 Core i7-12700K
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Haswell Alder Lake
Core Speed 3.3 GHz 3.6 GHz
Hyperthreading No Yes
Cores / Modules 4 12
Total Threads 4 20
Turbo 2/3/4/4 5.0
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB 12MB
L3 Cache 6 MB 25MB
GPU Model HD Graphics 4600 UHD Graphics 770
TDP 84 Watts 125 Watts
Socket LGA 1150 FC-LGA1700
Released 2014-05-01 November 2021