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Intel Core i7-12700K vs AMD Ryzen 5 1500X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7-12700K 72 GT/s
Ryzen 5 1500X 28 GT/s
Difference: 44 (157%)

Core Speed

Core i7-12700K 3.6 GHz
Ryzen 5 1500X 3.5 GHz
Difference: 0.1 (3%)


Core i7-12700K 20
Ryzen 5 1500X 8
Difference: 12 (150%)


Core i7-12700K 125 Watts
Ryzen 5 1500X 65 Watts
Difference: 60 (92%)

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Model Core i7-12700K Ryzen 5 1500X
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Alder Lake 14nm
Core Speed 3.6 GHz 3.5 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 12 4
Total Threads 20 8
Turbo 5.0 3.7 GHz
L2 Cache 12MB 2MB
L3 Cache 25MB 16MB
GPU Model UHD Graphics 770
TDP 125 Watts 65 Watts
Socket FC-LGA1700 AM4
Released November 2021 April 2017