12th Gen Intel® Core™ desktop processors

Built for the next generation of gaming.

Revolutionary performance and multitasking.

With the highest clock speeds and a groundbreaking new architecture, you’ll be able to push your gameplay to new heights while secondary apps run seamlessly in the background.

Up to 5.2 GHz Max Clock Speed¹

16 Cores

8 Performance-cores
8 Efficient-cores

24 Threads

16 on Performance-cores
8 Efficient-cores

Unlocked and Overclockable²

Divide and conquer.

With the highest clock speeds and a groundbreaking new architecture, you’ll be able to push your gameplay to new heights while secondary apps run seamlessly in the background.

Intel® Thread Director
Prioritizes and manages workloads, sending tasks to the best core for the job.³

6 Performance-cores

P-cores are built for performance across single and lightly-threaded workloads, enhancing activities like gaming and productivity.

4 Efficient-cores

E-cores are optimized for multi-threaded performance, minimizing interruptions from secondary tasks.

6 Performance Cores

P-cores are built for performance across single and lightly-threaded workloads, enhancing activities like gaming and productivity.

4 Efficient Cores

E-cores are optimized for multi-threaded performance, minimizing interruptions from secondary tasks.

Intel Thread Director

Prioritizes and manages workloads, sending tasks to the best core for the job.

Intel® Thread Director
Prioritizes and manages workloads, sending tasks to the best core for the job.³

8 Performance-cores

P-cores are built for performance across single and lightly-threaded workloads, enhancing activities like gaming and productivity.

4 Efficient-cores

E-cores are optimized for multi-threaded performance, minimizing interruptions from secondary tasks.

8 Performance Cores
P-cores are built for performance across single and lightly-threaded workloads, enhancing activities like gaming and productivity.
4 Efficient Cores

E-cores are optimized for multi-threaded performance, minimizing interruptions from secondary tasks.

Intel Thread Director

Prioritizes and manages workloads, sending tasks to the best core for the job.

Intel® Thread Director
Prioritizes and manages workloads, sending tasks to the best core for the job.³

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.

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.

Intel Thread Director

Prioritizes and manages workloads, sending tasks to the best core for the job.

Performance beyond the cores.

The new processor architecture is also compatible with the latest platform innovations, giving you performance improvements throughout your PC.

Ready for what’s next
Support for PCIe Gen 5 and DDR5 for high-performance components like memory and graphics.
Streamlined Overclocking

Separate overclocking controls for both core types allows for enhanced precision.

Best-in-class connectivity

Thunderbolt™ 4 technology and Intel® Killer™ Wi-Fi 6/6E (Gig+) delivers faster transfer speeds and superior connections to peripherals.

Choose the 12th Gen Intel Core desktop processor for the way you game.

12th Gen Core i5

12th Gen Core i7

12th Gen Core i9

LEGAL AND DISCLAIMERS

1 On Performance-Cores. Performance varies by use, configuration and other factors. Learn more at www.Intel.com/PerformanceIndex.

2 Unlocked features are present with select chipsets and processor combinations. Altering clock frequency or voltage may void any product warranties and reduce stability, security, performance, and life of the processor and other components. Check with system and component manufacturers for details.

3 Intel® Thread Director is designed into 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processors and helps supporting operating systems to more intelligently channel workloads to the right core. No user action required. See intel.com for details.

4 Visit www.Intel.com/PerformanceIndex (connectivity) for more details.

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