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Intel Core i7-12700KF vs AMD Ryzen 9 5900X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Ryzen 9 5900X 88.8 GT/s
Core i7-12700KF 72 GT/s
Difference: 16.8 (23%)

Core Speed

Ryzen 9 5900X 3.7 GHz
Core i7-12700KF 3.6 GHz
Difference: 0.1 (3%)


Ryzen 9 5900X 24
Core i7-12700KF 20
Difference: 4 (20%)


Core i7-12700KF 125 Watts
Ryzen 9 5900X 105 Watts
Difference: 20 (19%)

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Model Core i7-12700KF Ryzen 9 5900X
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Alder Lake Vermeer
Core Speed 3.6 GHz 3.7 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes Yes
Cores / Modules 12 12
Total Threads 20 24
Turbo 5.0 4.8
L2 Cache 12MB 12 x 512 KB
L3 Cache 25MB 32 MB
GPU Model
TDP 125 Watts 105 Watts
Socket FC-LGA1700 AM4
Released November 2021 November 2020