Average Bench: 114% (33rd of 1442)

Based on 70,812 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00090672 Model: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-12700KF

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Core i7-12700KF averaged 13.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i7-12700KF near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. Quad Core Speed 786Pts
Avg. Multi Core Speed 2,271Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-12700KF is just 13.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-12700KF performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Memory Latency 80.3Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 1,439Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 70,812 samples)
Min Avg Max
71 Memory 80.3 91.7
193 1-Core 201 209
383 2-Core 400 413
118% 227 Pts
Min Avg Max
744 4-Core 786 820
1,288 8-Core 1,439 1,576
133% 1,112 Pts
Min Avg Max
2,076 64-Core 2,271 2,411
141% 2,271 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.4
1-Core 201
2-Core 407
120% 231 Pts
4-Core 797
8-Core 1,456
135% 1,127 Pts
64-Core 2,309
143% 2,309 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.3
1-Core 202
2-Core 404
119% 229 Pts
4-Core 804
8-Core 1,509
138% 1,156 Pts
64-Core 2,347
145% 2,347 Pts
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 79
1-Core 202
2-Core 406
118% 229 Pts
4-Core 786
8-Core 1,402
132% 1,094 Pts
64-Core 2301
142% 2301 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.3
1-Core 201
2-Core 401
118% 227 Pts
4-Core 774
8-Core 1,404
131% 1,089 Pts
64-Core 2,319
144% 2,319 Pts
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 77
1-Core 196
2-Core 381
113% 218 Pts
4-Core 783
8-Core 1,421
132% 1,102 Pts
64-Core 2,256
140% 2,256 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.9
1-Core 210
2-Core 408
121% 234 Pts
4-Core 745
8-Core 1,342
125% 1,043 Pts
64-Core 2,060
128% 2,060 Pts
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12 days ago.

i switched from the i5-12600k to the i7-12700kf and it has drastically improved my cinebench R23 scores both single core and multi


The Core i7-12700K comes with all of the gaming performance of its higher-priced i9 counterpart while beating competing Ryzen chips, but it's significantly less expensive. That makes the Core i7-12700K the go-to chip for gamers looking for the highest performance at a forgiving price point.—Jan '22


1 month ago.


Crazy fast, crazy power efficient—Sep '22


4 months ago.

It goes flying , just an amazing CPU


18 months ago.

Exact Same Performance as the non F edition.


19 months ago.

Excellent CPU for the price. 8 P-Cores + 4 E-Cores! Got one on sale.


15 months ago.

Find this on facebook marketplace for cheap (~$400) and its AMAZING!!


12 months ago.

upgraded from an 8700k back in May last year, noticeably faster & worth the upgrade for my routine 1440p gaming and video editing.

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