Intel Core i9-12900K Desktop Processor 16 (8P+8E) Cores up to 5.2 GHz Unlocked LGA1700 600 Series Chipset 125W
✔ The processor features Socket LGA-1700 socket for installation on the PCB
✔ 30 MB of L3 cache memory provides excellent hit rate in short access time enabling improved system performance
✔ 10 nm enables improved performance per watt and micro architecture makes it power-efficient
✔ Intel 7 Architecture enables improved performance per watt and micro architecture makes it power-efficient
✔ With the highest clock speeds and a groundbreaking new architecture, you’ll be able to push your gameplay to new heights while secondary apps run seamlessly in the background.
✔ Up to 5.2 GHz Max Clock Speed(1)
✔ 16 Cores (8 Performance-cores, 8 Efficient-cores)
✔ 24 Threads (16 on Performance-cores, 8 on Efficient-cores)
Unlocked and overclockable(2)
✔ Intel’s new performance hybrid architecture integrates two core families into a single CPU, keeping everything in your gaming universe running smoothly.
✔ Intel Thread Director prioritizes and manages workloads, sending tasks to the best core for the job.(4)
✔ P-cores are built for performance across single and lightly-threaded workloads, enhancing activities like gaming and productivity.
✔ E-cores are optimized for multi-threaded performance, minimizing interruptions from secondary tasks.
✔ The new processor architecture is also compatible with the latest platform innovations, giving you performance improvements throughout your PC.
✔ Support for PCIe Gen 5 and DDR5 for high-performance components like memory and graphics.
✔ Thunderbolt 4 and Intel Killer Wi-Fi 6/6E (Gig+) deliver fast transfer speeds and connections to peripherals.(5)
✔ Separate overclocking controls for both types of cores gives you nuanced personalization.
Intel® Core™ i9-12900K Processor
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This desktop processor family features an innovative architecture designed for intelligent performance (AI), immersive display and graphics, plus enhanced tuning and expandability to put gamers and PC enthusiasts fully in control of real-world experiences.
|Single P-core Max/Base Speed||5.2/3.2 GHz|
|Single E-core Max/Base Speed||3.9/2.4 GHz|
|Processor base power||125W|
|Intel Smart Cache||30MB|
|Motherboard compatibility||600 series(3)|
|Total CPU PCIe lanes||20|
|Discrete graphics required?||No|