Intel Core i5-12600K
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Intel Core i5-12600K vs AMD Ryzen 5 5600G. Specifications, performance, tests

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Released
Q4/2021
Intel Core i5-12600K
Intel Core i5-12600K
Released
Q2/2021
Overall score
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AMD Ryzen 5 5600G
AMD Ryzen 5 5600G

Differences

  • More number of cores
    10 left arrow 6
    2 times more threads
  • Higher turbo clock speed
    4.90 GHz left arrow 4.40 GHz
    Around 10% better overclocked clock speed

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    • Higher clock speed
      3.90 GHz left arrow 3.70 GHz
      Around 5% better clock speed
    • Performance per watt
      65 W left arrow 125 W
      About 0.52 times less performance per watt

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      Specifications

      Complete list of technical specifications
      Intel Core i5-12600K Intel Core i5-12600K
      AMD Ryzen 5 5600G AMD Ryzen 5 5600G
      CPU generation and family
      • Segment
        Desktop / Server left arrow Desktop / Server
      • Family
        Intel Core i5 left arrow AMD Ryzen
      • Generation
        12 left arrow 4
      • CPU group
        Intel Core i 12000 left arrow AMD Ryzen 5000G
      • Predecessor
        Intel Core i5-11600K left arrow AMD Ryzen 5 4600G
      CPU Cores and Base Frequency
      • Frequency
        3.70 GHz left arrow 3.90 GHz
      • CPU Cores
        10 left arrow 6
      • Turbo (1 Core)
        4.90 GHz left arrow 4.40 GHz
      • CPU Threads
        16 left arrow 12
      • Hyperthreading
        Yes left arrow Yes
      • Overclocking
        Yes left arrow Yes
      • Core architecture
        hybrid (big.LITTLE) left arrow normal
      • A core
        6x Golden Cove left arrow --
      • B core
        4x Gracemont left arrow --
      Internal Graphics
      • GPU name
        Intel Iris Xe Graphics 32 (Alder Lake S) left arrow AMD Radeon 7 Graphics (Renoir)
      • GPU frequency
        0.40 GHz left arrow 1.90 GHz
      • GPU (Turbo)
        1.45 GHz left arrow No turbo
      • Execution units
        32 left arrow 7
      • Shader
        256 left arrow 448
      • Max. GPU Memory
        16 GB left arrow 2 GB
      • Max. displays
        4 left arrow 3
      • Generation
        12 left arrow 9
      • DirectX Version
        12 left arrow 12
      • Technology
        10 nm left arrow 7 nm
      • Release date
        Q4/2021 left arrow Q1/2020
      Hardware codec support
      • h265 / HEVC (8 bit)
        Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
      • h265 / HEVC (10 bit)
        Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
      • h264
        Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
      • VP9
        Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
      • VP8
        Decode left arrow Decode / Encode
      • AV1
        Decode left arrow No
      • AVC
        Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
      • VC-1
        Decode left arrow Decode
      • JPEG
        Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
      Memory & PCIe
      • Memory type
        DDR4-3200DDR5-4800 left arrow DDR4-3200
      • Max. Memory
        256 GB left arrow 64 GB
      • ECC
        No left arrow No
      • Memory channels
        2 left arrow 2
      • PCIe version
        5.0 left arrow 3.0
      • PCIe lanes
        20 left arrow 24
      Encryption
      • AES-NI
        Yes left arrow Yes
      Thermal Management
      • TDP (PL1)
        125 W left arrow 65 W
      • TDP (PL2)
        228 W / 56 s left arrow --
      • TDP down
        -- left arrow 45 W
      • Tjunction max.
        100 °C left arrow 95 °C
      Technical details
      • Instruction set (ISA)
        x86-64 (64 bit) left arrow x86-64 (64 bit)
      • Virtualization
        VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d left arrow AMD-V, SVM
      • ISA extensions
        SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, AVX2+ left arrow SSE4a, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, FMA3
      • L2-Cache
        -- left arrow 3.00 MB
      • L3-Cache
        20.00 MB left arrow 16.00 MB
      • Architecture
        Alder Lake S left arrow Cezanne (Zen 3)
      • Technology
        10 nm left arrow 7 nm
      • Socket
        LGA 1700 left arrow AM4
      • Release date
        Q4/2021 left arrow Q2/2021
      • Part Number
        BX8071512600K left arrow --
      Devices using this processor
      • Used in
        Unknown left arrow Unknown

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