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Core i7-12700K vs Phenom X4 9850

Core i7-12700K vs Phenom X4 9850: game performance, price, value, and specification comparison. Select comparison game parameters.

FPS Winner

Intel Core i7-12700K

3.6 GHz | 12-core

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Intel Core i7-12700K Desktop Processor 12 (8P+4E) Cores up to 5.0 GHz Unlocked  LGA1700 600 Series Chipset 125W

Buy for $377.99 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 21 minutes ago

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FPS Winner

Intel Core i7-12700K

3.6 GHz | 12-core

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Intel Core i7-12700K Desktop Processor 12 (8P+4E) Cores up to 5.0 GHz Unlocked  LGA1700 600 Series Chipset 125W

Buy for $377.99 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 21 minutes ago

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Key Differences

In short — Core i7-12700K outperforms Phenom X4 9850 on the selected game parameters. We do not have the prices of both CPUs to compare value.

Advantages of Intel Core i7-12700K

  • Performs up to 89% better in VALORANT than Phenom X4 9850 - 599 vs 317 FPS

  • Can execute more multi-threaded tasks simultaneously than AMD Phenom X4 9850 - 20 vs 4 threads

  • Works without a dedicated GPU, while AMD Phenom X4 9850 doesn't have integrated graphics

VALORANT
VALORANT

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

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Core i7-12700K

Desktop • Nov 4th, 2021


FPS

599

100%

Value, $/FPS

$0.63/FPS

100%

Price, $

$377.99

100%

FPS and Value Winner

Intel Core i7-12700K Desktop Processor 12 (8P+4E) Cores up to 5.0 GHz Unlocked  LGA1700 600 Series Chipset 125W

Buy for $377.99 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 21 minutes ago


FPS

317

11%

Value, $/FPS

Price, $

FPS in TOP 5 Games

Resolution

1920x1080

Game Graphics

High

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Core i7-12700K

Desktop • Nov 4th, 2021

Geekbench 5 Benchmarks

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Core i7-12700K

Desktop • Nov 4th, 2021


Single-Core

1898

100%

Multi-Core

13767

100%


Single-Core

313

-406%

Multi-Core

1099

-1053%

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Intel Core i7-12700K

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AMD Phenom X4 9850

Nov 4th, 2021Release DateUnknown
Core i7CollectionNot Available
Alder LakeCodenameAgena
Intel Socket 1700SocketNot Available
Desktop
Segment
12
Cores4
20
Threads4
3.6 GHz
Base Clock Speed2.5 GHz
5.0 GHzTurbo Clock SpeedNon-Turbo
125 WTDP125 W
10 nmProcess SizeNot Available
36.0xMultiplierNot Available
UHD Graphics 770
Integrated GraphicsNone
Yes
OverclockableNo

Builds Using Core i7-12700K or Phenom X4 9850

VALORANT, 1080p, High

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