BUILT FOR THE NEXT GENERATION OF GAMING
The 12th Generation of Intel® Core™ Processors are here! The i9-12900KF gives you the highest clock speeds and a groundbreaking new architecture, you will be able to push your gameplay to new heights while secondary apps run seamlessly in the background. This processor is unlocked and overclockable for you to be able to unleash extreme performance. The 12th Generations CPU's are compatible with most 600 series motherboards and support PCIe Gen 5, you can also take advantage of DDR5 memory and great features like Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0.
8 Performance Cores
8 Efficient Cores
16 on Performance Cores
8 on Efficient Cores
5.2/3.2 GHz Single P Core Max/Base Clock
3.9/2.4 GHz Single E Core Max/Base Clock
20 CPU Lanes
30MB Cache Size
Divide and Conquer
REVOLUTIONARY PERFORMANCE AND MULTITASKING
Intel’s new performance hybrid architecture integrates two core families into a single CPU, keeping everything in your gaming universe running smoothly. The Intel Thread Director prioritises and manages workloads, sending tasks to the best core for the job.
8 PERFORMANCE CORES
P-cores are built for performance across single and lightly-threaded workloads, enhancing activities like gaming and productivity.
8 EFFICIENT CORES
E-cores are optimized for multi-threaded performance, minimizing interruptions from secondary tasks.
Performance Beyond the Cores
READY FOR WHATS NEXT
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.
STREAMLINED OVERCLOCKINGSeparate overclocking controls for both types of cores gives you nuanced personalization.
|Type / Form Factor||Intel Core i9 12900KF (12th Gen)|
|Number of Cores||16-core|
|Number of Threads||24 threads|
|Cache Memory Details||Smart Cache - 30 MB ¦ L2 - 14 MB|
|Clock Speed||3.2 GHz|
|Max Turbo Speed||5.2 GHz|
|Manufacturing Process||7 nm|
|Thermal Design Power||241 W|
|Thermal Specification||100 °C|
|PCI Express Revision||5.0|
|PCI Express Configurations||1x16+1x4, 2x8+1x4|
|PCI Express Lanes Qty||20|
|Architecture Features||Enhanced SpeedStep technology, Hyper-Threading Technology, Execute Disable Bit capability, Intel Virtualization Technology, Intel 64 Technology, streaming SIMD extensions 4.1, streaming SIMD extensions 4.2, Intel AES New Instructions (AES-NI), Thermal Monitoring Technologies, Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d), Idle States, Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT), Intel Secure Key, Intel Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX2.0), Intel OS Guard, Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0, Intel Speed Shift Technology, Intel Optane Memory Supported, Mode-based Execute Control (MBE), Intel Volume Management Device (VMD), Intel Boot Guard, Intel Deep Learning Boost (DL Boost), Intel Control-Flow Enforcement Technology, Intel Gaussian and Neural Accelerator 3.0, Intel Thread Director, Instruction Set 64-bit|
|Package Type||Intel Boxed|
|Service & Support||Limited warranty - 3 years|