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Intel Core i7-12700KF vs Core i9-12900K

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i9-12900K 76.8 GT/s
Core i7-12700KF 72 GT/s
Difference: 4.8 (7%)

Core Speed

Core i7-12700KF 3.6 GHz
Core i9-12900K 3.2 GHz
Difference: 0.4 (13%)


Core i9-12900K 24
Core i7-12700KF 20
Difference: 4 (20%)


Core i7-12700KF 125 Watts
Core i9-12900K 125 Watts
Difference: 0 (0%)

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Model Core i7-12700KF Core i9-12900K
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Alder Lake Alder Lake-S
Core Speed 3.6 GHz 3.2 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 12 16
Total Threads 20 24
Turbo 5.0 5.2
L2 Cache 12MB 16 x 1.25MB
L3 Cache 25MB 30 MB
GPU Model UHD Graphics 770
TDP 125 Watts 125 Watts
Socket FC-LGA1700 Socket 1700
Released November 2021 November 2021