Intel Core i5-12600K 3.7 GHz 10-Core Processor & MSI MEG Z690 ACE LGA 1700 E-ATX Motherboard Bundle

BH #INCI512600KM (B&H Kit)
Intel Core i5-12600K 3.7 GHz 10-Core Processor & MSI MEG Z690 ACE LGA 1700 E-ATX Motherboard Bundle
Key Features
  • 10 Cores & 16 Threads
  • 3.7 GHz P-Core Clock Speed
  • 4.9 GHz Maximum Turbo Frequency
  • Integrated Intel UHD 770 Graphics
Streamline your desktop computer build with this B&H Kit, which includes an Intel Core i5-12600K 3.7 GHz 10-Core Processor and an MSI MEG Z690 ACE LGA 1700 motherboard. Having both a powerful 12th generation Intel CPU and an E-ATX motherboard in one bundle helps to get you started so that you can quickly get your custom system up and running.

Intel i5-12600K Overview

Streamline your desktop computer build with this B&H Kit, which includes an Intel Core i5-12600K 3.7 GHz 10-Core Processor and an MSI MEG Z690 ACE LGA 1700 motherboard. Having both a powerful 12th generation Intel CPU and an E-ATX motherboard in one bundle helps to get you started so that you can quickly get your custom system up and running.

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

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 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 NOT is 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
MSI MEG Z690 ACE LGA 1700 E-ATX Motherboard

Bring your rig to bear on opponents with the MEG Z690 ACE LGA 1700 E-ATX Motherboard from MSI. Featuring an LGA 1700 socket and Z690 chipset, this motherboard is compatible with Intel 12th Gen Core, Pentium Gold, and Celeron processors. Install up to 128GB of dual-channel RAM across four DDR5 memory slots, with speeds up to 6666 MHz supported via overclocking. Five M.2 and six SATA III connectors accommodate storage drives, while two PCIe 5.0 x16 slots and a PCIe 3.0 x16 slot can be used to install various adapter cards. This board also supports NVIDIA SLI and AMD CrossFireX for boosted gaming performance.

Connect accessories via seven USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A and two Thunderbolt 4 ports on the rear I/O panel. Pair to wireless peripherals via Bluetooth 5.2 or go online with Wi-Fi 6E. Two RJ45 ports are also present, supporting wired 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet connections. Connect to monitors via the Thunderbolt 4 or mini DisplayPort outputs. Internal headers provide connections for liquid or air cooling, dual CPU power, water flow and thermal sensors, a TPM module, chassis intrusion alarm, dual USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Type-C ports, and more. Relying on the Realtek ALC4082 Audio Codec, the MSI MEG Z690 ACE LGA 1700 E-ATX Motherboard supports 8-channel audio.

LGA 1700 Socket
Utilizing the LGA 1700 socket and Z690 chipset, this motherboard is compatible with 12th Gen Intel Core, Pentium Gold, and Celeron processors.
DDR5 Memory
Ramp up performance with DDR5 memory and support for speeds up to 6666 MHz when overclocking.
Go Gold
Genuine 24K gold is intended to lend a sophisticated aesthetic to the black PCB. This design is complemented by the gold foil heatsink.
Direct 19+1+2 Phase Power Design
Featuring a 19+2 phase design and 105A Smart Power Stage, a titanium choke, and dual CPU power connectors, this motherboard is made for streamlined gaming performance.
Five M.2 Connectors
Five onboard M.2 connectors provide a quad PCIe 4.0 solution, strengthened by a double-sided M.2 Shield Frozr for ample cooling.
Cool to the Core
An aluminum cover, VRM heat pipe, 7W/mK thermal pads, double-sided M.2 Shield Frozr, and aluminum backplate ensure low temperatures and optimum performance.
PCIe 5.0
PCIe 5.0 ensures rapid transfers with speeds up to 128 GB/s.
Dual Thunderbolt 4 Ports
Take advantage of transfer speeds up to 40 Gb/s, 8K display support, daisy-chaining, and multi-port accessory architecture for fast and reliable connectivity.
Dual 2.5GbE RJ45 Ports
Get the speed you crave for gaming or streaming with two RJ45 ports supporting 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet.
Wi-Fi 6E
Supporting the 6 GHz spectrum, Wi-Fi 6E also utilizes MU-MIMO protocols and BSS color technology for internet speeds up to 2400 Mb/s.
Built for Speed
Get in the game fast thanks to two PCIe 5.0 x16 expansion slots, PCIe 4.0 x4 M.2 slots, and internal headers supporting dual USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Type-C ports.
Eight-Layer PCB with Thickened Copper
This enhanced PCB design uses two ounces of thickened copper for higher performance and long-lasting system stability.
Audio Boost 5
The ALC 4082 Audio Codec from Realtek provides immersive audio by combining an ESS DAC with an integrated amplifier.
USB 3.2 Gen 2
Doubling the speed of its predecessor, USB 3.2 Gen 2 features a maximum throughput of 10 Gb/s when used with compatible devices and is synonymous with USB 3.1 Gen 2.
UPC: 824142270295

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

General
CPU ModelIntel Core i5-12600K (12th Gen)
CPU SocketLGA 1700
Manufacturing Process10 nm
Maximum CPU Configuration1S
Maximum Number of PCIe Lanes16 (Revision 5.0)
4 (Revision 4.0)
UnlockedYes
Performance
Number of Cores10 (6 x P-Cores + 4 x E-Cores)
Number of Threads16
Base Clock SpeedP-Core: 3.7 GHz
E-Core: 2.8 GHz
Maximum Boost SpeedP-Core Turbo: 4.9 GHz
E-Core Turbo: 3.6 GHz
L3 Cache20 MB
Memory Support
Maximum Capacity128 GB
Memory SupportDDR4 Up to 3200 MHz
DDR5 Up to 4800 MHz
ECC MemoryNo
Channel ArchitectureDual Channel
Maximum Memory Bandwidth76.8 GB/s
Optane Memory SupportYes
Power
Thermal Design Power (TDP)125 W
Included Thermal SolutionNone
Maximum Temperature212°F / 100°C
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Technology
AES SupportYes
ExtensionAVX 2.0, AVX-512, SSE 4.1/4.2
Instruction Set64-Bit
VirtualizationYes: Intel VT-d, Intel VT-x, Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
DMIDMI4 (16 GT/s)
vPro SupportYes
Performance TechnologiesDeep Learning Boost, Gaussian and Neural Accelerator 3.0, Hyper-Threading, Intel Thread Director, SpeedShift, SpeedStep, Stable Image Platform Program, Turbo Boost 2.0
Security TechnologiesControl-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 TechnologiesClear Video, Clear Video HD, InTru 3D, Quick Sync Video
Integrated Graphics
Integrated GraphicsIntel UHD Graphics 770
Maximum Resolution Support7680 x 4320 at 60 Hz
Supported APIsDirectX: 12
OpenGL: 4.5
Number of Displays4
Output SupportDisplayPort, HDMI
Base Clock Speed300 MHz
Maximum Boost Speed1.45 GHz
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.2 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)4.6 x 4.5 x 1.8"

MSI MEG Z690 ACE LGA 1700 E-ATX Motherboard Specs

CPU
ChipsetIntel Z690
CPU SocketLGA 1700
Back Panel I/O
USB7 x USB-A (USB 3.1/3.2 Gen 2)
1 x USB-C (USB 3.1/3.2 Gen 2)
Thunderbolt2 x Thunderbolt 4
Display2 x Mini DisplayPort Output
Audio1 x S/PDIF
5 x 3.5 mm
Ethernet / Controller2 x Intel I225-V 2.5Gigabit
Wi-Fi Antenna2 x Connector
ButtonsBIOS Flashback, Clear CMOS
Memory
Memory Slots4 x 288-Pin
Memory SupportDDR5 4000, 4800, 5600, 6666 MHz
Maximum Capacity128 GB
Channel ArchitectureDual Channel
ECC SupportNon-ECC Unbuffered
Storage Expansion
SATA6 x SATA III
M.21 x M Key 2260, 2280, 22110 (PCIe 4.0 x4)
1 x M Key 2260, 2280 (PCIe 4.0 x4)
1 x M Key 2260, 2280 (PCIe 3.0 x4)
1 x M Key 2280, 22110 (PCIe 4.0 x4, SATA III)
1 x M Key 2260, 2280 (PCIe 4.0 x4, SATA III)
U.2None
Optane Memory SupportYes
RAID SupportRAID 0, 1, 5, 10 (SATA)
RAID 0, 1, 5, 10 (M.2)
Internal I/O
Expansion Slots1 x PCIe 5.0 x16
1 x PCIe 5.0 x16 (x8 mode)
1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (x4 mode)
USB2 x USB 2.0 Header (Supports 4 USB Type-A Port)
2 x USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Header (Supports 2 USB Type-C Port)
2 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1 Header (Supports 4 USB Type-A Port)
Multi-GPU SupportNVIDIA SLI
AMD CrossFireX
Air Cooling6 x 4-Pin System
1 x 4-Pin CPU
2 x Thermal Sensor
Liquid Cooling1 x 4-Pin Pump
1 x Water Flow-Rate Sensor
Power Connectors1 x 24-Pin Mainboard
2 x 8-Pin ATX
SecurityChassis Intrusion, TPM Header
LED Header1 x RGB
Diagnostics2-Digit Debug LED
Front Panel I/O
I/O Connection HeadersAAFP, USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1, USB 3.2 Gen 2x2
Audio
Audio CodecRealtek ALC4082 (8-Channel)
Wireless
Bluetooth5.2
Wi-FiWi-Fi 6E (802.11ax) (MU-MIMO)
Module Support1 E Key M.2
Physical
Form FactorE-ATX
Dimensions12.0 x 9.6" / 30.5 x 24.4 cm
Packaging Info
Package Weight7.61 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)14 x 13 x 3.5"

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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?
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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?
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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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