Average Bench: 114% (9th of 1363)

Based on 22,074 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00090672 Model: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-12700KF

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Core i7-12700KF averaged 14.3% 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.

Strengths

Avg. Multi Core Speed 2,305Pts
Avg. Quad Core Speed 783Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-12700KF is just 19.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-12700KF performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Memory Latency 82.1Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 1,463Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 22,074 samples)
Min Avg Max
71.5 Memory 82.1 93.2
190 1-Core 202 216
364 2-Core 398 427
118% 228 Pts
Min Avg Max
686 4-Core 783 847
1,221 8-Core 1,463 1,622
134% 1,123 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,890 64-Core 2,305 2,532
143% 2,305 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.6
1-Core 206
2-Core 399
122% 232 Pts
4-Core 788
8-Core 1,532
138% 1,160 Pts
64-Core 2,394
148% 2,394 Pts
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.5
1-Core 208
2-Core 414
122% 235 Pts
4-Core 817
8-Core 1,539
140% 1,178 Pts
64-Core 2,429
150% 2,429 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.7
1-Core 208
2-Core 411
121% 234 Pts
4-Core 814
8-Core 1534
140% 1,174 Pts
64-Core 2,410
149% 2,410 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.3
1-Core 206
2-Core 412
120% 233 Pts
4-Core 815
8-Core 1,508
139% 1,161 Pts
64-Core 2,371
147% 2,371 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 83
1-Core 207
2-Core 404
120% 231 Pts
4-Core 799
8-Core 1,431
134% 1,115 Pts
64-Core 2,349
145% 2,349 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 55,582,656 CPUs tested.

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Workstation 254%
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Motherboard: MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4 - $195

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28 days ago.

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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


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Crazy fast, crazy power efficient—Sep '22


Excellent

28 days ago.

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


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