Intel Core i5-12600K Processor

Last updated:

Core i5-12600K is a desktop processor from Intel released on 4 November 2021, and it is in active production status now. It belongs to Core i5 family and has a Alder Lake architecture. This processor is built on Intel Socket 1700, and uses Gen 4, 20 Lanes(CPU only) PCI express connection. 10 nm process is used in production.

Processor has 10 cores and 16 threads, with the base frequency of 3.7 GHz. It has DDR4-3200 MHz Dual-channel memory support. As for the cache, it supports L1 64K (per core), L2 9.5MB (shared) and L3 20MB (shared).

Learn more about Intel Core i5-12600K:

Specifications

Market
Desktop
Release date
4 November 2021
Production status
Active
Generation
Core i5
Codename
Alder Lake
Socket
Intel Socket 1700
Number of cores
10
Number of threads
16
Frequency
3.7 GHz
Turbo clock
up to 4.9 GHz
Cache L1
64K (per core)
Cache L2
9.5MB (shared)
Cache L3
20MB (shared)
TDP
125 W

Physical

Socket
Intel Socket 1700
Foundry
Intel
Process size
10 nm
Transistors
unknown
Die size
unknown
Package
FC-LGA1700
tCaseMax
72°C
tJMax
100°C

Performance

Frequency
3.7 GHz
Turbo clock
up to 4.9 GHz
Base clock
100 MHz
Multiplier
37.0x
Multiplier unlocked
Yes
TDP
125 W

Architecture

Market
Desktop
Production status
Active
Release date
4 November 2021
Codename
Alder Lake
Generation
Core i5
Part
unknown
Memory support
DDR4-3200 MHz Dual-channel
ECC memory
No
PCI Express
Gen 4, 20 Lanes(CPU only)
Chipset
Z690

Cores

Number of cores
10
Number of threads
16
SMP # CPUs
1
Integrated graphics
UHD Graphics 770

Cache

Cache L1
64K (per core)
Cache L2
9.5MB (shared)
Cache L3
20MB (shared)

Features

  • MMX
  • SSE
  • SSE2
  • SSE3
  • SSSE3
  • SSE4.2
  • AVX
  • AVX2
  • BMI1
  • BMI2
  • SHA
  • F16C
  • FMA3
  • ABM
  • RdRand
  • ADX
  • CLMUL
  • EIST
  • Intel 64
  • XD bit
  • VT-x
  • VT-d
  • AES-NI
  • TSX
  • TXT
  • TBT 2.0
  • TBT 3.0
  • AVX-512

Drivers

Looking for Core i5-12600K driver download? We recommend Driver Booster program that can find, install, and keep up to date all drivers on Windows 10, 8.1, and 7 in one click!

FREE Drivers Download

Benchmark & Performance

Compare

Gaming

Sysrqmts browser extension icon
Stop overpaying for PC games!
See cheapest prices in Steam store with our browser extension.