BX8071512600K, Intel Core i5-12600K 12th Gen Desktop Processor

Intel Core i5-12600K 12th Gen Desktop Processor


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Key Features

  • Socket 1700
  • Base Speed - 3.7 GHz | Max Speed - 4.9 GHz
  • 10 Cores (16 Threads)
  • 125W (TDP)
  • Intel UHD Graphics 770
  • BX8071512600K

Stock Code: 66871783 | Part No: BX8071512600K

Product overview

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Intel Core i5-12600K Desktop Processor (BX8071512600K)

Built for the next generation of gaming, the Intel Core i5-12600K Desktop Processor (BX8071512600K) gives the perfectionist gamer the power and performance to get fully immersed in new worlds. The revolutionary Intel processor architecture always focuses on what matters most – gaming. Take advantage of blazing-fast clock speeds up to 4.9GHz, as well as 10 cores and 16 threads optimised for both performance and efficiency.


  • Single P-core Max/Base Clock Speed: 4.9/3.7GHz
  • Single E-core Max/Base Clock Speed: 3.6/2.8GHz
  • Processor base power: 125W
  • Intel Smart Cache: 20MB
  • Motherboard compatibility: 600 series
  • Total CPU PCIe lanes: 20
  • Memory speed: DDR5

Divide and conquer

The Intel Core i5-12600K Desktop Processor (BX8071512600K) boasts Intel’s new performance hybrid architecture, which combines the intelligence of two unique core families, into a single CPU. Every aspect of your gaming universe is catered for and optimised to deliver premium gaming performances that sees you topping leaderboards and reaching final bosses in style.

From a grand total of 10 Cores altogether, 6 Performance-cores or P-cores have been engineered for superior performance across single and lightly-threaded workloads, taking activities such as gaming and productivity-driven workflows to new heights. 4 Efficient-cores or E-cores meanwhile have been optimised for multi-threaded performance to keep interruptions from secondary or background tasks to a minimum.

Performance beyond the cores

The Intel Core i5-12600K Desktop Processor (BX8071512600K)’s newly-developed architecture also features compatibility with the latest platform innovations to give you the performance to improve every aspect of your PC. Support for ultra-responsive storage in the form of PCIe Gen 5 and DDR5 allows you to upgrade your system with high-performance components like memory and graphics. Class-leading connectivity is also available via Thunderbolt 4 and Intel Killer Wi-Fi 6/6E (Gig+) support, so you can optimise your gaming space with all your key accessories and peripherals, while also taking advantage of exceptionally efficient and remarkably stable transfer speeds. The Intel Core i5-12600K Desktop Processor (BX8071512600K) also features streamlined overclocking with independent control for both E and P-core types for more nuanced personalisation.

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Specifications +

Socket 1700
Processor Model Intel Core i5
CPU Speed 3.7 GHz
Max CPU Boost Speed 4.9 GHz
L3 Cache 20 MB
Core Count 10 Cores
Number of Threads 16 Threads
Processor Graphics Intel UHD Graphics 770
Power Usage 125W
Compatibility Intel 600 Series Chipset
Generation Intel 12th Gen
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