IntelBX8071512400F
IntelBX8071513600K

6 Cores, 12 Threads @2.5GHz, Alder Lake.
Release date: Q1 2022.

14 Cores, 20 Threads @3.5GHz, Raptor Lake.
Release date: Q4 2022.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 76,445 user samples
48,886 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 105% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 92% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Poor: 92% Great: 105%
SPEED RANK: 93rd / 1452
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
27,559 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 128% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 5.3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 117% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 117% Great: 128%
SPEED RANK: 17th / 1452
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 133%
UFO
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
98 % 122 % Faster effective speed.
+24%
20 Oct22|Techpowerup
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Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
81.6 Pts 83.9 Pts +3%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Speed
172 Pts 213 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+24%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Speed
330 Pts 427 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+29%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Speed
614 Pts 852 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+39%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Speed
974 Pts 1454 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+49%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
91.1 Pts 92.7 Pts +2%
1-Core
OC Single Core Speed
182 Pts 227 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+25%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Speed
352 Pts 454 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+29%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Speed
673 Pts 905 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+34%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Speed
1029 Pts 1568 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+52%
Market Share
Based on 68,075,370 CPUs tested
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.87 % Hugely higher market share.
+188%
0.65 %
Value
Value For Money
126 % +0% 126 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
97 % 97 %
Price
Price (score)
$110 Much cheaper.
+55%
$245
Age
Newest
29 Months 19 Months Much more recent.
+34%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+48%
125 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
6 cores 14 cores Hugely higher core count.
+133%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
12 threads 20 threads Much higher thread count.
+67%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
10 nm 10 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
2.5 GHz 3.5 GHz Much faster base frequency.
+40%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.4 GHz 5.1 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+16%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Speed
1220 Pts 2611 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+114%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Speed
1178 Pts 2437 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+107%
Series
CPU Architecture
Alder Lake Raptor Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1700 FCLGA1700
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None UHD 770
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Intel’s Alder Lake i5-12400F offers six hyper-threaded performance cores at an MSRP of just $180 USD. This represents excellent value for consumers and, in particular, gamers. It has a boost frequency of 4.4 GHz, 18 MB of L3 cache and a TDP of 65W. The F-version of the CPU does not have integrated graphics, however this will be of little concern to gamers with discrete GPUs. Whilst Intel’s overclockable i5-12600K has four additional efficiency cores and offers around 12% more performance than the 12400F, it also costs around 50% more. The 12400F offers great value, but to achieve optimal performance the requisite B660 motherboard (which supports 3200+ RAM) is, at least for now, difficult to find at reasonable ($150 USD) prices. AMD’s top value hex-core Ryzen 5 5600X offers similar performance for 50% more money. Despite Intel’s price / performance lead, AMD’s prolific marketers (forums, youtube, reddit etc.) have historically outsold Intel whilst carrying a similar handicap. [Jan '22 CPUPro]

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Intel’s 13th gen. Raptor Lake CPUs offer around 10% faster gaming and 45% faster multi-core performance than their predecessors. The new CPUs are compatible with DDR4 memory and Z690/B660 ($150) motherboards. New high-end gaming builders need look no further than the 13600K. The 13600K beats AMD’s flagship 7950X in gaming and almost matches the 7900X in multi-core performance. Extreme workstation users may find value in the 13700K or 13900K. Gamers on a tight budget can save $40 USD with a 13600KF which is a 13600K without integrated graphics. Although Ryzen 7000 has weaker multi-core, weaker single-core, higher platform costs and higher unit prices AMD have a 3D joker up their sleeve (7800X3D est. 2023). Via “Advanced Marketing” on youtube, forums, reddit, and twitter AMD will demonstrate that their upcoming CPU is the “best in the world” and offer “proof” by way of a small handful of obscure workloads. Games that few people play e.g. (Factorio, SotTR) will be cherry picked, video footage of the gameplay/settings won’t be provided and frame drops will be conveniently ignored. This playbook has easily outsold Intel in recent years but with every overhyped release, consumers lose trust in AMD. Based on social media/press coverage, you would never guess that the combined market share for all of AMD’s Radeon 5000 and 6000 GPUs amongst PC gamers is just 2.12% (Steam stats). Meanwhile Nvidia’s RTX 2060 alone accounts for a whopping 5.03%. Largely thanks to marketing incompetence, Intel is existentially motivated to deliver material annual performance improvements. Consumers can look forward to Meteor Lake (14th gen) in less than a years time. [Oct '22 CPUPro]

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