Average Bench: 95.3% (45th of 1337)

Based on 195 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF00090675, BFEBFBFF00090672 Model: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-12400
Poor: 80%Average: 95.3% Great: 105%
Gaming
Gaming 95%
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Desktop
Desktop 99%
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Workstation
Workstation 90%
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Excellent average bench

The Intel Core i5-12400 averaged just 4.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-12400 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 168Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 323Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-12400 is 24.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-12400 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 1,195Pts
Avg. Memory Latency 80.7Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 195 samples)
Min Avg Max
69.6 Memory 80.7 92.4
149 1-Core 168 178
279 2-Core 323 351
104% 190 Pts
Min Avg Max
476 4-Core 591 664
474 8-Core 952 1,049
98% 771 Pts
Min Avg Max
452 64-Core 1,195 1,295
80.2% 1,195 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.5
1-Core 169
2-Core 333
110% 198 Pts
4-Core 631
8-Core 1,021
105% 826 Pts
64-Core 1,274
86% 1,274 Pts
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.6
1-Core 170
2-Core 334
108% 197 Pts
4-Core 645
8-Core 1,028
106% 836 Pts
64-Core 1,233
83% 1,233 Pts
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.1
1-Core 161
2-Core 334
106% 194 Pts
4-Core 604
8-Core 1,024
103% 814 Pts
64-Core 1,162
78% 1,162 Pts
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.7
1-Core 167
2-Core 324
101% 188 Pts
4-Core 609
8-Core 990
101% 800 Pts
64-Core 1,214
81% 1,214 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 50,016,776 CPUs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $209 @ launch in Jan '22
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Typical Core i5-12400 Builds (Compare 688 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
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Desktop
Desktop 103%
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Workstation
Workstation 122%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z690 UD DDR4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $379

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