IntelBX8071513700K
IntelBX8071512600K
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 142,619 user samples
41,056 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 131% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 5.45 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 120% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Poor: 120% Great: 131%
SPEED RANK: 10th / 1452
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 151%
UFO
101,563 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 117% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 100% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 100% Great: 117%
SPEED RANK: 50th / 1452
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
126 % Faster effective speed.
+15%
109 %
20 Oct22|Techpowerup
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10 % Forza5 1%, AoE4 23%, Bord3 25%, FarC6 20%, BFV 3%, CPunk 1%, EldenR 1%, Civ6 2%, CSGO 47% WatchDL 0%, RDR2 0%, DoomE 1%
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18 % FarC6 23%, FinFant14 26%, GTAV 15%, SotTR 18%, CSGO 30%, R6S 17% TWarW3 0%
20 Oct22|Tweakers
Intel 13th Gen Core Raptor Lake Re...
6 % FarC6 34% RDR2 2%, F122 1%, MetroEx 1%, TWarW3 0%
06 Nov22|Tom's Hardware
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28 % Hitm3 34%, FarC6 32%, WatchDL 33%, CPunk 29%, RDR2 21%, MSFS21 27%, F121 28%, TWarW3 18%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
84.7 Pts Slightly lower memory latency.
+6%
80 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Speed
222 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+14%
194 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Speed
444 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+16%
382 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Speed
888 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+21%
736 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Speed
1676 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+37%
1223 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
93.4 Pts +3% 91.1 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Speed
230 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+11%
207 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Speed
459 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+10%
416 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Speed
915 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+13%
813 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Speed
1781 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+30%
1367 Pts
Market Share
Based on 67,964,985 CPUs tested
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.03 % Higher market share.
+16%
0.89 %
Value
Value For Money
121 % 127 % +5%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
96 % 98 % +2%
Price
Price (score)
$320 $159 Much cheaper.
+50%
Age
Newest
19 Months Much more recent.
+39%
31 Months
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
125 Watts 125 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
16 cores Much higher core count.
+60%
10 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
24 threads Much higher thread count.
+50%
16 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
10 nm 10 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.4 GHz 3.7 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+9%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
5.4 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+10%
4.9 GHz
64-Core
OC Multi Core Speed
3235 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+68%
1926 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Speed
3098 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+78%
1743 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Raptor Lake Alder Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1700 FCLGA1700
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
UHD 770 UHD 770
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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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Intel’s latest 10-core i5-12600K Alder Lake desktop processor offers an impressive 50% 64-core performance improvement over it's predecessor. The 12600K combines six hyper-threaded Golden Cove P-cores with clock speeds up to 4.9 GHz and four energy efficient Gracemont E-cores for a total of 16 threads. Alder Lake CPUs have a new LGA 1700 socket which requires new cooler brackets and a new Z690 motherboard. Z690 brings several new features including PCIe 5.0 and DDR5 memory. Most Z690 boards will ship in both DDR4 and DDR5 variants. DDR4 is likely the better option, at least until DDR5 prices settle. With an MRSP of just $290 USD, the 12600K is both cheaper and faster than the competition in both single and, notably, multi-core performance. As a result, even AMD's prolific marketing infrastructure (youtube, reddit, forums etc.) will struggle to drive sales, at least until Zen 4 launches (est. late 2022). In the meantime, Intel's i5-12600K is the obvious choice for consumers that do not wish to pay over the odds for almost unparalleled performance in the majority of workloads including gaming. That said, gamers that already own a K series CPU from the 8th gen. or higher will see limited gains in the majority of titles when paired with a 3060 (or lower) tier GPU. In some cases (e.g. PUBG or Overwatch) gamers will see fewer frame drops by disabling the E-Cores all together. If recent history is a guide, stock levels at MSRP are likely to deplete rapidly. [Nov '21 CPUPro]

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