Intel has launched 12th Gen Alder Lake processors in the US online. There are a few different models available in this new 2021 series – i5-12600K, i5-12600KF, i7-12700K, i7-12700KF, i9-12900K and i9-12900KF. The Intel Core i5 i5-12600K Deca-core (10 Core) 3.70 GHz Processor is now listed and available to pre-order online from Amazon US. According to the listing, this item will be released on November 4, 2021. Check here for the current pricing and availability. ( Recommended Price is $289 ).
Intel Core i5-12600K is a Deca-core (10 Core) 3.70 GHz processor and uses LGA-1700 socket. This chipset has 6 performance cores and 4 efficiency cores, supporting 16 threads. The performance core has a base clock speed of 3.7Ghz and a turbo boost clock of 4.9Ghz. The base TDP of the i5-12600K is 125 W.
Pre-order 12th Gen Intel Processors from Amazon US ( affiliate links )
- Core i5-12600KF Deca-core ( check price )
- Core i5-12600K Deca-core ( check price )
- Core i7-12700KF Dodeca-core ( check price )
- Core i7-12700K Dodeca-core ( check price )
- Core i9-12900KF Hexadeca-core ( check price )
- Core i9-12900K Hexadeca-core ( check price ).
LGA 1700 Socket 12th Gen Intel Motherboards Prices ( affiliate links )
- ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 Hero WiFi 6E LGA 1700 12th Gen Intel ( $599.99 )
- ASUS ROG Strix Z690-F Gaming WiFi 6E LGA1700 ( $399.99 )
- ASUS ROG Strix Z690-A Gaming WiFi D4 LGA1700(Intel 12th Gen) ATX Gaming Motherboard ( $349.99 )
- GIGABYTE Z690 Gaming X DDR4 Motherboard ( $299.99 )
- ASUS Prime Z690-A LGA 1700(Intel 12th) ATX Motherboard ( $299.99 )
- MSI MPG Z690 Carbon WiFi Gaming Motherboard ( $399.99 )
- ASUS TUF Gaming Z690-Plus WiFi D4 LGA1700 ( $289.99 )
- MSI PRO Z690-A WiFi DDR4 ProSeries Motherboard ( $239.99 )
- MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4 ProSeries ( $219.99 ).
- ASUS Prime Z690-A LGA 1700 ( $299.99 )
- MSI Z690 Force WiFi Gaming Motherboard ( $389.99 )
- GIGABYTE Z690 AORUS Elite AX DDR4 ( $361.20 )
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Intel Core i5-12600K Specifications
- No of cores: 10 Cores (6 Performance-cores, 4 Efficient-cores)
- No of threads: 16 Threads (12 on Performance-cores, 4 on Efficient-cores)
- Processor base power: 125W
- Intel Smart Cache: 20MB
- Motherboard compatibility: 600 series
- Single Performance core ( P-core ) base clock speed: 3.7Ghz
- Single Performance core ( P-core ) turbo boost clock speed: 4.9Ghz
- Single Efficient core ( E-core ) base clock speed: 2.8Ghz
- Single Efficient core ( E-core ) turbo boost clock speed: 3.6Ghz
- Total CPU PCIe lanes: 20
- Memory: DDR5
- Socket: LGA-1700
- Other features: PCIe Gen 5 support, Thunderbolt 4, Intel Killer Wi-Fi 6/6E (Gig+), Separate overclocking controls
- Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 750