Intel Core i7 – 12700K Processor [ BX8071512700K ]
- 12 Total Cores
- up to 5.00 GHz
- 20 Total Threads
- 25 MB Intel Smart Cache
- 5.0 GHz Max Turbo Frequency
- 8 of Performance – cores and 4 of Efficient – cores ( 8P + 4E )
- LGA 1700 cpu socket
Performance core ( heavy tasks ) :
- optimized for handling single and lightly – threaded performance .
- enhancing gaming and productivity workload .
Efficient core :
- Optimized for handling scaling highly threaded workload .
- Minimizing interruptions from background task management .
The 12th Gen Intel Core desktop processor redefines x86 architecture performance. Introducing our new performance hybrid architecture , combining Performance-cores with Efficient-cores to elevate gaming, productivity, and creation. These breakthrough processors intelligently optimize workloads and pave the way for future leaps in processor design. Enjoy the full range of the latest platform innovations like industry first PCIe 5.0 readiness and DDR5 memory. With Intel® UHD graphics immerse yourself in a visually stunning experience with up to 8K HDR support and the ability to view 4 simultaneous 4K displays. 12th Gen Intel Core desktop processors bring all the features you need to game, work, and create like never before.
In a game-changing advance for core performance, 12th Gen Intel Core desktop processors power a revolutionary approach to the x86 architecture. Its Performance-cores—or “P-cores”—are optimized for single & lightly-threaded performance, while its Efficient-cores—or “E-cores”—are optimized for scaling highly-threaded workloads. Intel® Thread Director helps to monitor and analyze performance data in real-time to seamlessly place the right application thread on the right core and optimize performance per watt.1 That means gamers, creators, and professionals can harness both intelligence and power to enhance the experiences that matter most.
|Performance Hybrid Architecture||Performance hybrid architecture, combining Performance-cores (P-cores) and Efficient-cores (E-Cores) to deliver balanced single-thread and multi-threaded real-world performance.|
|Intel® Thread Director1||Optimizes workloads by helping the OS scheduler intelligently distribute workloads to the optimal cores.|
|PCIe 5.0 up to 16 Lanes||Offers readiness for up to 32 GT/s for fast access to peripheral devices and networking with up to 16 PCI Express 5.0 lanes.|
|PCIe 4.0 up to 4 Lanes||Offers up to 16 GT/s for fast access to peripheral devices and networking with up to 4 PCI Express 4.0 lanes.|
|Up to DDR5 4800 MT/s2||This industry first memory technology supports fast frequencies and high bandwidth and throughput leading to enhanced workflow and productivity.|
|Up to DDR4 3200 MT/s2||Supports faster frequencies and higher bandwidth and throughput leading to enhanced workflow and productivity.|
|L3 and L2 Cache||Increased shared Intel® Smart Cache (L3) and L2 cache sizes deliver large memory capacity and reduced latency for fast game loading and smooth frame rates.|
|Intel Deep Learning Boost||Accelerates AI inference to improve performance for deep learning workloads.|
|Gaussian & Neural Accelerator 3.0 (GNA 3.0)||IProcesses AI speech and audio applications such as neural noise cancellation while simultaneously freeing up CPU resources for overall system performance and responsiveness.|
|Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0||Identifies the processor’s fastest cores and directs critical workloads to them.|
|Intel® UHD Graphics driven by Xe Architecture||Rich media and intelligent graphics capabilities enable amplified visual complexity, enhanced 3D performance, and faster image processing.|
|Overclocking Features and Capabilities||When paired with the Intel® Z690 chipset, processor P-cores, E-cores, graphics, and memory can be set to run at frequencies above the processor specification resulting in higher performance.|
Pay attention to these notes :
# This CPU demands more power than previous generations , so check your power supply unit condition and its power parameters or choose the proper power supply unit which can handle cpu power needs .
# of Performance-cores
# of Efficient-cores
Max Turbo Frequency
Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 Frequency ‡
Performance-core Max Turbo Frequency
Efficient-core Max Turbo Frequency
Performance-core Base Frequency
Efficient-core Base Frequency
25 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Total L2 Cache
Processor Base Power
Maximum Turbo Power
Embedded Options Available
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
Up to DDR5 4800 MT/s
Up to DDR4 3200 MT/s
Max # of Memory Channels
Max Memory Bandwidth
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