Average Bench: 110% (7th of 1358)

Based on 500 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00090672 Model: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-12900

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Core i9-12900 averaged 10.0% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i9-12900 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 2,752Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 196Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i9-12900 is just 17.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i9-12900 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Memory Latency 79.4Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 750Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 500 samples)
Min Avg Max
68.3 Memory 79.4 91.9
182 1-Core 196 207
354 2-Core 384 405
118% 220 Pts
Min Avg Max
685 4-Core 750 792
1,210 8-Core 1,443 1,527
136% 1,097 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,995 64-Core 2,752 2,973
185% 2,752 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.8
1-Core 207
2-Core 406
124% 232 Pts
4-Core 790
8-Core 1527
143% 1,158 Pts
64-Core 2,985
200% 2,985 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.9
1-Core 207
2-Core 402
122% 229 Pts
4-Core 788
8-Core 1,521
143% 1,155 Pts
64-Core 2,907
195% 2,907 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.3
1-Core 195
2-Core 388
118% 220 Pts
4-Core 745
8-Core 1,390
133% 1,067 Pts
64-Core 2402
161% 2402 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.7
1-Core 192
2-Core 377
115% 215 Pts
4-Core 744
8-Core 1,370
132% 1,057 Pts
64-Core 2,598
174% 2,598 Pts
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.8
1-Core 178
2-Core 343
110% 201 Pts
4-Core 694
8-Core 1,361
127% 1,027 Pts
64-Core 2,758
185% 2,758 Pts
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.5
1-Core 170
2-Core 343
108% 199 Pts
4-Core 690
8-Core 1,347
126% 1,019 Pts
64-Core 2,756
185% 2,756 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 54,682,833 CPUs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $5502 hrs
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Typical Core i9-12900 Builds (Compare 49 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 103%
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Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Intel NUC12EDBi9

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $790

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