Core i9-12900F

CPU • By Intel


base tdp 65 W
boost tdp 202 W
clock multiplier Locked
cpu socket ["LGA1700"]
efficient base clock 1.8 GHz
efficient boost clock Up to 3.8 GHz
efficient cores 8
efficient l1 cache 8 x 32 kB Instruction 8 x 64 kB Data
efficient l2 cache 2 × 2 MB
efficient threads 8
integrated graphics None
l3 cache 30 MB
microarchitecture Alder Lake
performance base clock 2.4 GHz
performance boost clock Up to 5.1 GHz
performance cores 8
performance l1 cache 8 x 32 kB Instruction 8 x 48 kB Data
performance l2 cache 8 × 1.25 MB
performance threads 16
thermal solution Included

Described by Intel

Product Collection: 12th Generation Intel® Core™ i9 Processors
Code Name: Products formerly Alder Lake
Vertical Segment: Desktop
Processor Number: i9-12900F
Status: Launched
Launch Date: Q1'22
Lithography: Intel 7
Use Conditions: PC/Client/Tablet

CPU Specifications
Total Cores: 16
# of Performance-cores: 8
# of Efficient-cores: 8
Total Threads: 24
Max Turbo Frequency: 5.10 GHz
Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 Frequency: 5.10 GHz
Performance-core Max Turbo Frequency: 5.00 GHz
Efficient-core Max Turbo Frequency: 3.80 GHz
Performance-core Base Frequency: 2.40 GHz
Efficient-core Base Frequency: 1.80 GHz
Cache: 30 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Total L2 Cache: 14 MB
Processor Base Power: 65 W
Maximum Turbo Power: 202 W

Supplemental Information
Embedded Options Available: No

Memory Specifications
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type): 128 GB
Memory Types: Up to DDR5 4800 MT/s, Up to DDR4 3200 MT/s
Max # of Memory Channels: 2
Max Memory Bandwidth: 76.8 GB/s

Expansion Options
Direct Media Interface (DMI) Revision: 4.0
Max # of DMI Lanes: 8
Scalability: 1S Only
PCI Express Revision: 5.0 and 4.0
PCI Express Configurations: Up to 1x16+4, 2x8+4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes: 20

Package Specifications
Sockets Supported: FCLGA1700
Max CPU Configuration: 1
Thermal Solution Specification: PCG 2020C
Package Size: 45.0 mm x 37.5 mm

Advanced Technologies
Intel® Gaussian & Neural Accelerator: 3.0
Intel® Thread Director: Yes
Intel® Deep Learning Boost (Intel® DL Boost): Yes
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported: Yes
Intel® Speed Shift Technology: Yes
Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0: Yes
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: 2.0
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): Yes
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel® 64: Yes
Instruction Set: 64-bit
Instruction Set Extensions: Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Idle States: Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology: Yes
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes
Intel® Volume Management Device (VMD): Yes

Security & Reliability
Intel® Standard Manageability (ISM): Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions: Yes
Secure Key: Yes
Intel® OS Guard: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Intel® Boot Guard: Yes
Mode-based Execute Control (MBEC): Yes
Intel® Control-Flow Enforcement Technology: Yes


Type CPU
Brand Intel
Family Intel Core
Series 12th Generation Intel Core
Class Core i9
Model Core i9-12900F
MPN BX8071512900F
Barcode 5032037237901