Intel Core i5-12600K 3.7 GHz 10-Core LGA 1700 Processor

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Intel Core i5-12600K 3.7 GHz 10-Core LGA 1700 Processor
Key Features
  • 10 Cores & 16 Threads
  • 3.7 GHz P-Core Clock Speed
  • 4.9 GHz Maximum Turbo Frequency
  • LGA 1700 Socket
Power up your productivity, gaming, and content creation experiences by installing the Intel Core i5-12600K 3.7 GHz 10-Core LGA 1700 Processor into your desktop computer system. Built using a Hybrid Core architecture with the Intel 7 process, this 12th generation desktop processor's 10 cores combine the performance of four Efficient-cores and six 3.7 GHz Performance-cores. The low-voltage Efficient-cores handle background tasks for multitasking while the Performance-cores provide speed for demanding applications and games. The built-in Intel Thread Director ensures that the two work seamlessly together by dynamically and intelligently assigning workloads to the right core at the right time to maximize performance. Additionally, this processor has a 4.9 GHz Performance-core Turbo Boost 2.0 frequency with 20MB of cache for fast and reliable performance. The Core i5-12600K also includes support for up to PCI Express 5.0 and dual-channel DDR5 ECC memory at 4800 MHz to help run and multitask a variety of demanding applications. You can overclock this processor for even greater performance.
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Intel i5-12600K Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Hybrid Core Design
  • 3Intel Thread Director
  • 4PCIe 4.0 & 5.0
  • 5Integrated Graphics
  • 6Intel Deep Learning Boost
  • 7Gaussian & Neural Accelerator 3.0
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Power up your productivity, gaming, and content creation experiences by installing the Intel Core i5-12600K 3.7 GHz 10-Core LGA 1700 Processor into your desktop computer system. Built using a Hybrid Core architecture with the Intel 7 process, this 12th generation desktop processor's 10 cores combine the performance of four Efficient-cores and six 3.7 GHz Performance-cores. The low-voltage Efficient-cores handle background tasks for multitasking while the Performance-cores provide speed for demanding applications and games. The built-in Intel Thread Director ensures that the two work seamlessly together by dynamically and intelligently assigning workloads to the right core at the right time to maximize performance. Additionally, this processor has a 4.9 GHz Performance-core Turbo Boost 2.0 frequency with 20MB of cache for fast and reliable performance. The Core i5-12600K also includes support for up to PCI Express 5.0 and dual-channel DDR5 ECC memory at 4800 MHz to help run and multitask a variety of demanding applications. You can overclock this processor for even greater performance.

The Core i5-12600K features integrated Intel UHD 770 Graphics. Please note that a thermal solution is NOT included. The processor is compatible with Intel LGA 1700 socket motherboards and is backed by a 3-year warranty.

Hybrid Core Design
Background tasks are handled by the processor's Efficient-cores for multitasking while the Performance-cores provide the speed to handle high-end games and demanding applications.
Intel Thread Director
The Intel Thread Director is built into the CPU's cores, working with the operating system to ensure each of the 16 threads are assigned to the right core at the right time.
PCIe 4.0 & 5.0
This processor supports up to four PCIe 4.0 and sixteen PCIe 5.0 lanes, delivering 20 lanes in total for exceptional data throughput with compatible devices.
Integrated Graphics
Driven by Intel Xe architecture, the integrated Intel UHD 770 Graphics delivers fast, rich 3D performance for high-quality visuals with support for either one 7680 x 4320 resolution 8K monitor or up to four 3840 x 2160 resolution 4K displays with high-dynamic range.
Intel Deep Learning Boost
Accelerates AI inference to improve performance for deep learning workloads.
Gaussian & Neural Accelerator 3.0
Gaussian and Neural Accelerator 3.0 (GNA) technology helps with noise suppression while enhancing background blurring during video chats.
UPC: 735858499040

Intel i5-12600K Specs

Key Specs
CPU Model
Intel Core i5-12600K (12th Gen)
CPU Socket
LGA 1700
Unlocked
Yes
Number of Cores
10 (6 x P-Cores + 4 x E-Cores)
Base Clock Speed
P-Core: 3.7 GHz
E-Core: 2.8 GHz
Maximum Boost Speed
P-Core Turbo: 4.9 GHz
E-Core Turbo: 3.6 GHz
Thermal Design Power (TDP, Max)
125 W
Included Thermal Solution
No
Integrated Graphics
Intel UHD Graphics 770
General
CPU Model
Intel Core i5-12600K (12th Gen)
CPU Socket
LGA 1700
Manufacturing Process
10 nm
Maximum CPU Configuration
1S
Maximum Number of PCIe Lanes
16 (Revision 5.0)
4 (Revision 4.0)
Unlocked
Yes
Performance
Number of Cores
10 (6 x P-Cores + 4 x E-Cores)
Number of Threads
16
Base Clock Speed
P-Core: 3.7 GHz
E-Core: 2.8 GHz
Maximum Boost Speed
P-Core Turbo: 4.9 GHz
E-Core Turbo: 3.6 GHz
L3 Cache
20 MB
Memory Support
Maximum Capacity
128 GB
Memory Support
DDR4 Up to 3200 MHz
DDR5 Up to 4800 MHz
ECC Memory
Yes
Channel Architecture
Dual Channel
Maximum Memory Bandwidth
76.8 GB/s
Optane Memory Support
Yes
Power
Thermal Design Power (TDP, Max)
125 W
Included Thermal Solution
No
Maximum Temperature
212°F / 100°C
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Yes
Technology
AES Support
Yes
Extension
AVX 2.0, AVX-512, SSE 4.1/4.2
Instruction Set
64-Bit
Virtualization
Yes: Intel VT-d, Intel VT-x, Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
DMI
DMI4 (16 GT/s)
vPro Support
Yes
Performance Technologies
Deep Learning Boost, Gaussian and Neural Accelerator 3.0, Hyper-Threading, Intel Thread Director, SpeedShift, SpeedStep, Stable Image Platform Program, Turbo Boost 2.0
Security Technologies
Control-Flow Enforcement (CET), Device Protection with Boot Guard, Execute Disable Bit, MBE (Mode-Based Execute) Control, OS Guard, Secure Key, Software Guard Extensions, Threat Detection Technology (TDT), Trusted Execution Technology
Video Technologies
Clear Video, Clear Video HD, InTru 3D, Quick Sync Video
Integrated Graphics
Integrated Graphics
Intel UHD Graphics 770
Maximum Resolution Support
7680 x 4320 at 60 Hz
Supported APIs
DirectX: 12
OpenGL: 4.5
Number of Displays
4
Output Support
DisplayPort, HDMI
Base Clock Speed
300 MHz
Maximum Boost Speed
1.45 GHz
Packaging Info
Package Weight
0.2 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
4.6 x 4.5 x 1.8"

Intel i5-12600K Reviews

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Does this core work with a motherboard that isn't ...

Does this core work with a motherboard that isn't listed on the selection?
Asked by: Down
Yes, the Intel Core i5-12600K 3.7 GHz 10-Core LGA 1700 Processor can work with other motherboards that aren't listed as long as the motherboard has a LGA 1700 Socket for 12th Generation (Alder Lake) CPU's
Answered by: dariusb
Date published: 2022-05-15

Does it come in original box?

Does it come in original box?
Asked by: Yuriy
Hi there, great question. B&H is an authorized distributor from Intel. The processors sold here are new and come all in the original box. If you wish to see the specifications from the Intel® Core™ i5-12600K Processor, you can access them at the next link [ https://ark.intel.com/content/www/us/en/ark/products/134589/intel-core-i512600k-processor-20m-cache-up-to-4-90-ghz.html ] Thank you for choosing Intel!
Answered by: Intel team
Date published: 2022-09-28
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