Average Bench: 117% (28th of 1452)

Based on 15,291 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00090672 Model: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-12900KF

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Core i9-12900KF averaged 16.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i9-12900KF near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Multi Core Speed 2,798Pts
Avg. Quad Core Speed 812Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i9-12900KF is just 14%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i9-12900KF performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Memory Latency 81.3Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 1,509Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,291 samples)
Min Avg Max
71.5 Memory 81.3 92.8
200 1-Core 206 217
393 2-Core 409 429
120% 232 Pts
Min Avg Max
780 4-Core 812 852
1,362 8-Core 1,509 1,636
139% 1,161 Pts
Min Avg Max
2,509 64-Core 2,798 2,988
173% 2,798 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.5
1-Core 220
2-Core 441
130% 251 Pts
4-Core 858
8-Core 1678
150% 1,268 Pts
64-Core 2,968
184% 2,968 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.3
1-Core 216
2-Core 428
127% 245 Pts
4-Core 834
8-Core 1,666
147% 1250 Pts
64-Core 2921
181% 2921 Pts
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.4
1-Core 205
2-Core 404
123% 233 Pts
4-Core 795
8-Core 1,506
137% 1,150 Pts
64-Core 2,816
174% 2,816 Pts
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.1
1-Core 204
2-Core 407
121% 232 Pts
4-Core 806
8-Core 1,573
141% 1,190 Pts
64-Core 2,834
175% 2,834 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.6
1-Core 209
2-Core 418
121% 236 Pts
4-Core 821
8-Core 1,563
142% 1,192 Pts
64-Core 2,912
180% 2,912 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.9
1-Core 208
2-Core 414
120% 233 Pts
4-Core 822
8-Core 1,570
142% 1,196 Pts
64-Core 2,843
176% 2,843 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.4
1-Core 204
2-Core 411
119% 231 Pts
4-Core 809
8-Core 1,582
142% 1,196 Pts
64-Core 2866
177% 2866 Pts
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.1
1-Core 202
2-Core 403
117% 227 Pts
4-Core 783
8-Core 1,460
134% 1,122 Pts
64-Core 2,818
174% 2,818 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 77
1-Core 200
2-Core 388
115% 222 Pts
4-Core 733
8-Core 1,255
120% 994 Pts
64-Core 2,142
133% 2,142 Pts
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Workstation 249%
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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $835

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6 months ago.

Amazing for the price. There's no point going the AMD route nowadays as Intel offers more compatibility (DDR4) and much better price to performance. Not sure why anyone would spend more for a worse processor.


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