Intel Core i7-12700K, 8C+4c/20T, 5GHz, iGPU, boxed without cooler – £359.98 @ Amazon / CUBS Computer Warehouse

Total Cores: 12, # of Performance-cores: 8, # of Efficient-cores: 4, Total Threads: 20, Turbo Frequency: 5GHz, Cache: 25 MB Intel Smart Cache, Intel® UHD Graphics 770

The Intel Core™ i7-12700K Processor is made for the biggest games and software out there. Lightning fast responsiveness means you can work with demanding programs without any lag. This 12th generation processor is built with all the power you need to seamlessly switch between your favourite AAA games.

When it’s paired with the right graphics card, the i7-12700K is perfect for multitasking effortlessly, watching 4K videos on three displays, and playing expansive open world games.

Alder Lake

Intel’s new generation of processors Alder Lake is based on a hybrid architecture, pairing Golden Cove high-performance cores with Gracemont power-efficient cores. The result is a stunningly fast processor with Intel’s best performance to power ratio so far.

Boost your performance

Overclock easily with the i7-12700K CPU, which has been unlocked so you can tweak the specs that matter to you. By unlocking your processor you can boost the performance speed so that everything runs faster when it matters

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