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Intel Core I9-12900K 16 Core 3.20GHz CPU LGA1700

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Intel Core i9-12900K 16 Core 3.20GHz CPU Alder Lake Processor - LGA 1700
The 12th Generation of Intel® Core™ Processors are here! The i9-12900K gives you the highest clock speeds and a groundbreaking new architecture, you will be able to push your gameplay to new heights while secondary apps run seamlessly in the background. This processor is unlocked and overclockable for you to be able to unleash extreme performance. The 12th Generations CPU's are compatible with most 600 series motherboards and support PCIe Gen 5, you can also take advantage of DDR5 memory and great features like Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0.
- 16 Cores (8 Performance Cores / 8 Efficient Cores)
- 24 Threads (16 on Performance Cores / 8 on Efficient Cores)
- 5.2 GHz Single P Core Max / 3.2 GHz Base Clock
- 3.9 GHz Single E Core Max/ 2.4 GHz Base Clock
- 20 CPU Lanes
- 30MB Cache Size
Performance That Puts Gaming First
Intel’s new performance hybrid architecture integrates two core families into a single CPU, keeping everything in your gaming universe running smoothly. The Intel Thread Director prioritses and manages workloads, sending tasks to the best core for the job.
- 8 Performance Cores: P-cores are built for performance across single and lightly-threaded workloads, enhancing activities like gaming and productivity.
- 8 Efficient Cores: E-cores are optimized for multi-threaded performance, minimizing interruptions from secondary tasks.
Ready For Whats Next
The new processor architecture is also compatible with the latest platform innovations, giving you performance improvements throughout your PC. Support for PCIe Gen 5 and DDR5 for high-performance components like memory and graphics.
- Best-in-class connectivity: Thunderbolt™ 4 and Intel® Killer™ Wi-Fi 6/6E (Gig+) deliver fast transfer speeds and connections to peripherals.
- Streamlined overclocking: Separate overclocking controls for both types of cores gives you nuanced personalization.
CPU Specifications
Total Cores: 16
# of Performance-cores: 8
# of Efficient-cores: 8
Total Threads: 24
Max Turbo Frequency: 5.20 GHz
Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 Frequency: 5.20 GHz
Performance-core Max Turbo Frequency: 5.10 GHz
Efficient-core Max Turbo Frequency: 3.90 GHz
Performance-core Base Frequency: 3.20 GHz
Efficient-core Base Frequency: 2.40 GHz
Cache: 30 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Total L2 Cache: 14 MB
Processor Base Power: 125 W
Maximum Turbo Power: 241 W
Memory Specifications
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type): 128 GB
Memory Types:
Up to DDR5 4800 MT/s
Up to DDR4 3200 MT/s
Max # of Memory Channels: 2
Max Memory Bandwidth: 76.8 GB/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics: Intel® UHD Graphics 770
Graphics Base Frequency: 300 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency: 1.55 GHz
Graphics Output: eDP 1.4b, DP 1.4a, HDMI 2.1
Execution Units: 32
Max Resolution (HDMI): 4096 x 2160 @ 60Hz
Max Resolution (DP): 7680 x 4320 @ 60Hz
Max Resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel): 5120 x 3200 @ 120Hz
DirectX Support: 12
OpenGL Support: 4.5
Multi-Format Codec Engines: 2
Intel® Quick Sync Video: Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
# of Displays Supported: 4
Device ID: 0x4680
OpenCL Support: 2.1