Intel
IntelBX8071512400F
  

2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.30 GHz, 15 W.
Release date ≈ Q1 2019.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 51,668 user samples
2,782 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 57% Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 31% Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Poor: 31% Great: 57%
SPEED RANK: 855th / 1456
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
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 / 1456
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
48.5 % 98 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+102%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
67.8 Pts 81.6 Pts Lower memory latency.
+20%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Speed
61.5 Pts 172 Pts Hugely faster single-core speed.
+180%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Speed
112 Pts 330 Pts Hugely faster dual-core speed.
+195%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Speed
170 Pts 614 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
+261%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Speed
173 Pts 974 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+463%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
82.7 Pts 91.1 Pts Lower OC memory latency.
+10%
1-Core
OC Single Core Speed
72.6 Pts 182 Pts Hugely faster OC single-core speed.
+151%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Speed
135 Pts 352 Pts Hugely faster OC dual-core speed.
+161%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Speed
200 Pts 673 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
+236%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Speed
200 Pts 1029 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+414%
Market Share
Based on 68,097,507 CPUs tested
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 2.02 % Insanely higher market share.
+20,100%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
51 % 96 % Hugely more popular.
+88%
Age
Newest
63+ Months 29 Months Much more recent.
+54%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Speed
200 Pts 1220 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+510%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Speed
174 Pts 1178 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+577%
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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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