Average Bench: 108% (47th of 1442)

Based on 25,535 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00090672 Model: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-12700

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Core i7-12700 averaged 7.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i7-12700 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Quad Core Speed 740Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 192Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-12700 is just 14.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-12700 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Memory Latency 77.2Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 1,319Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 25,535 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.8 Memory 77.2 87.5
184 1-Core 192 201
362 2-Core 380 394
112% 217 Pts
Min Avg Max
685 4-Core 740 771
1,124 8-Core 1,319 1,458
124% 1,029 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,608 64-Core 2,071 2,244
128% 2,071 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.2
1-Core 200
2-Core 392
119% 226 Pts
4-Core 769
8-Core 1425
131% 1,097 Pts
64-Core 2,263
140% 2,263 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.9
1-Core 198
2-Core 385
116% 222 Pts
4-Core 760
8-Core 1,309
125% 1,035 Pts
64-Core 1,909
118% 1,909 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 84
1-Core 196
2-Core 387
116% 222 Pts
4-Core 743
8-Core 1,335
125% 1,039 Pts
64-Core 2,219
137% 2,219 Pts
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.4
1-Core 197
2-Core 390
114% 221 Pts
4-Core 763
8-Core 1,463
132% 1,113 Pts
64-Core 2,218
137% 2,218 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.2
1-Core 192
2-Core 382
111% 215 Pts
4-Core 742
8-Core 1289
123% 1,015 Pts
64-Core 1,848
114% 1,848 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.1
1-Core 194
2-Core 386
111% 217 Pts
4-Core 741
8-Core 1,299
123% 1,020 Pts
64-Core 2,205
136% 2,205 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.2
1-Core 64.2
2-Core 128
56% 91.3 Pts
4-Core 252
8-Core 957
64% 604 Pts
64-Core 2,259
140% 2,259 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 1.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 59
1-Core 62.7
2-Core 125
48% 82.3 Pts
4-Core 249
8-Core 501
44% 375 Pts
64-Core 984
61% 984 Pts
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 Comments

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Good

5 months ago.

a fantastic processor, super fast


Poor

2 months ago.

Price/perfomance/heat/cores all combined, can't beat it.


Poor

1 month ago.

i used it for awhile from a friend. it was the best cpu experience for me with an rx 580.


Good

9 months ago.

perfect cpu for it's value if you want to go with intel because it preforms the same as the 12700k and can also be paired with a cheaper b660 motherboard without losing preformance


Good

17 months ago.

It just works, well


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