The Elite Gaming Processor. 8 cores optimized for high-FPS gaming rigs.
Built for the next generation of gaming.
Core Count: 12-Core
Thread Count: 20-Threads
Base Clock: 3.6 Ghz
Boost Clock: 5.0 Ghz
Socket: LGA 1700
Backed by the Tisk Promise
Intel® Thread Director
Prioritizes and manages workloads, sending tasks to the best core for the job:
P-cores are built for performance across single and lightly-threaded workloads, enhancing activities like gaming and productivity.
E-cores are optimized for multi-threaded performance, minimizing interruptions from secondary tasks.
Ready for what’s next.
Support for PCIe Gen 5 and DDR5 for high-performance components like memory and graphics, and separate overclocking controls for both types of cores gives you nuanced personalization.
Performance beyond the cores.
The new processor architecture is also compatible with the latest platform innovations, giving you performance improvements throughout your PC, including Thunderbolt™ 4 technology and Intel® Killer™ Wi-Fi 6/6E (Gig+) deliver fast transfer speeds and connections to peripherals.
Take on more, with more performance.
Built for the next generation of gaming with blazing-fast clock speeds and a revolutionary core architecture allow you to seamlessly chat, stream and record without sacrificing gameplay.
# of CPU Cores
# of Processing Threads
Thermal Power (TDP)
Total Cache (L2+L3)
Alder Lake (12th Gen)
Up to 5.0 GHz
Other Compatible Chipsets:
Recommended Memory Types: