Intel Core i7-1270P Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i7-1270P has 12 cores with 16 threads and is based on the 12. gen of the Intel Core i7 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the BGA 1744 socket and was released in Q1/2022. The Intel Core i7-1270P scores 1,587 points in the Geekbench 5 single-core benchmark. In the Geekbench 5 multi-core benchmark, the result is 9,260 points.
Intel Core i7-1270P

CPU lineage

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Name: Intel Core i7-1270P
Family: Intel Core i7 (298)
CPU group: Intel Core i 1200P/1200U (21)
Architecture: Alder Lake U
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 12
Predecessor: --
Successor: Intel Core i7-1370P

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The Intel Core i7-1270P has 12 CPU cores and can calculate 16 threads in parallel. The clock frequency of the Intel Core i7-1270P is 2.20 GHz (4.80 GHz). The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor and is an important performance indicator.

CPU Cores / Threads: 12 / 16
Core architecture: hybrid (big.LITTLE)
A-Core: 4x Golden Cove
B-Core: 8x Gracemont
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
A-Core Frequency: 2.20 GHz (4.80 GHz)
B-Core Frequency: 1.60 GHz (3.50 GHz)

Internal Graphics

The Intel Core i7-1270P has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. Specifically, the Intel Core i7-1270P uses the Intel Iris Xe Graphics 96 (Alder Lake), which has 768 texture shaders and 96 execution units. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die.

GPU name: Intel Iris Xe Graphics 96 (Alder Lake)
GPU frequency: 0.40 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.40 GHz
Compute units: 96
Shader: 768
Hardware Raytracing: No
Release date: Q1/2022
Max. displays: 4
Generation: 13
Direct X: 12.1
Technology: 10 nm
Max. GPU Memory: 32 GB
Frame Generation: No

Hardware codec support

A photo or video codec that is accelerated in hardware can greatly accelerate the working speed of a processor and extend the battery life of notebooks or smartphones when playing videos.

h265 / HEVC (8 bit): Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): Decode / Encode
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode
VP9: Decode / Encode
AV1: Decode
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIe

The processor can use up to 64 GB memory in 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. The maximum memory bandwidth is 83.2 GB/s. The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the system.

Memory type: Memory bandwidth:
LPDDR5-5200
LPDDR4X-4266
DDR5-4800
DDR4-3200
83.2 GB/s
68.2 GB/s
76.8 GB/s
51.2 GB/s
Max. Memory: 64 GB
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
ECC: No
PCIe: 4.0 x 28
PCIe Bandwidth: 55.1 GB/s

Thermal Management

The thermal design power (TDP for short) of the processor is 28 W. The TDP specifies the necessary cooling solution that is required to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually gives a rough idea of the actual power consumption of the CPU.

TDP (PL1 / PBP): 28 W
TDP (PL2): 64 W
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: 100 °C

Technical details

The Intel Core i7-1270P is made in 10 nm. The smaller the manufacturing process of a CPU, the more modern and energy-efficient it is. Overall, the processor has 27.00 MB cache. A large cache can greatly speed up the processor's speed in some cases such as games.

Technology: 10 nm
Chip design: Monolithic
Socket: BGA 1744
L2-Cache: 9.00 MB
L3-Cache: 18.00 MB
AES-NI: Yes
Operating systems: Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
Release date: Q1/2022
Release price: --
Part Number: --
Documents: Technical data sheet

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Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i7-1270P have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.


Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.
AMD Ryzen 5 8600G AMD Ryzen 5 8600G
6C 12T @ 5.00 GHz
1792
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 8600G AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 8600G
6C 12T @ 5.00 GHz
1792
Intel Core i7-13620H Intel Core i7-13620H
10C 16T @ 4.90 GHz
1785
Intel Core i7-1270P Intel Core i7-1270P
12C 16T @ 4.80 GHz
1781
Intel Core i5-14400F Intel Core i5-14400F
10C 16T @ 4.70 GHz
1773
Intel Core i5-14400 Intel Core i5-14400
10C 16T @ 4.70 GHz
1773
Intel Core i7-1260P Intel Core i7-1260P
12C 16T @ 4.70 GHz
1773

Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 5875U AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 5875U
8C 16T @ 3.50 GHz
11530
Intel Xeon W-2150B Intel Xeon W-2150B
10C 20T @ 3.70 GHz
11463
Intel Core i7-1260P Intel Core i7-1260P
12C 16T @ 3.10 GHz
11420
Intel Core i7-1270P Intel Core i7-1270P
12C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
11336
Intel Core i7-6900K Intel Core i7-6900K
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
11326
Intel Core i5-1250P Intel Core i5-1250P
12C 16T @ 2.70 GHz
11280
Intel Core i5-11600KF Intel Core i5-11600KF
6C 12T @ 4.60 GHz
11277

Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.
Intel Core i7-11375H Intel Core i7-11375H
4C 8T @ 5.00 GHz
1592
Intel Core i7-11390H Intel Core i7-11390H
4C 8T @ 5.00 GHz
1592
Apple A14 Bionic Apple A14 Bionic
6C 6T @ 3.00 GHz
1590
Intel Core i7-1270P Intel Core i7-1270P
12C 16T @ 4.80 GHz
1587
Intel Core i7-1280P Intel Core i7-1280P
14C 20T @ 4.80 GHz
1587
Intel Core i7-12700T Intel Core i7-12700T
12C 20T @ 4.70 GHz
1582
Samsung Exynos 2400 Samsung Exynos 2400
10C 10T @ 3.20 GHz
1579

Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.
Intel Core i7-10700K Intel Core i7-10700K
8C 16T @ 4.90 GHz
9268
AMD Ryzen 9 5980HX AMD Ryzen 9 5980HX
8C 16T @ 4.40 GHz
9265
AMD EPYC 7252 AMD EPYC 7252
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
9264
Intel Core i7-1270P Intel Core i7-1270P
12C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
9260
Intel Xeon Gold 6250 Intel Xeon Gold 6250
8C 16T @ 4.50 GHz
9251
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 6850H AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 6850H
8C 16T @ 3.80 GHz
9235
Intel Core i9-10900E Intel Core i9-10900E
10C 20T @ 2.80 GHz
9229

Geekbench 6 (Single-Core)

Geekbench 6 is a benchmark for modern computers, notebooks and smartphones. What is new is an optimized utilization of newer CPU architectures, e.g. based on the big.LITTLE concept and combining CPU cores of different sizes. The single-core benchmark only evaluates the performance of the fastest CPU core, the number of CPU cores in a processor is irrelevant here.
Intel Core i5-12400 Intel Core i5-12400
6C 12T @ 4.40 GHz
2181
Samsung Exynos 2400 Samsung Exynos 2400
10C 10T @ 3.20 GHz
2168
Intel Core i7-1280P Intel Core i7-1280P
14C 20T @ 4.80 GHz
2167
Intel Core i7-1270P Intel Core i7-1270P
12C 16T @ 4.80 GHz
2164
Intel Core Ultra 7 164U Intel Core Ultra 7 164U
12C 14T @ 4.80 GHz
2164
Intel Core i7-1365U Intel Core i7-1365U
10C 12T @ 5.20 GHz
2164
Intel Xeon W-11955M Intel Xeon W-11955M
8C 16T @ 5.00 GHz
2164

Geekbench 6 (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 6 is a benchmark for modern computers, notebooks and smartphones. What is new is an optimized utilization of newer CPU architectures, e.g. based on the big.LITTLE concept and combining CPU cores of different sizes. The multi-core benchmark evaluates the performance of all of the processor's CPU cores. Virtual thread improvements such as AMD SMT or Intel's Hyper-Threading have a positive impact on the benchmark result.
AMD Ryzen 5 7540U AMD Ryzen 5 7540U
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
7841
AMD Ryzen 5 7545U AMD Ryzen 5 7545U
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
7841
AMD Ryzen 7 5800H AMD Ryzen 7 5800H
8C 16T @ 3.80 GHz
7816
Intel Core i7-1270P Intel Core i7-1270P
12C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
7789
Intel Xeon W-2140B Intel Xeon W-2140B
8C 16T @ 3.80 GHz
7785
Intel Xeon E5-2697 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2697 v4
18C 36T @ 2.80 GHz
7785
Intel Xeon E-2286M Intel Xeon E-2286M
8C 16T @ 2.40 GHz
7723

iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.
Apple A17 Pro Apple A17 Pro
Apple A17 Pro (6 GPU Cores) @ 1.40 GHz
2147
Intel Core i7-11390H Intel Core i7-11390H
Intel Iris Xe Graphics 96 (Tiger Lake) @ 1.40 GHz
2147
Intel Core i7-1195G7 Intel Core i7-1195G7
Intel Iris Xe Graphics 96 (Tiger Lake) @ 1.40 GHz
2147
Intel Core i7-1270P Intel Core i7-1270P
Intel Iris Xe Graphics 96 (Alder Lake) @ 1.40 GHz
2146
Intel Core i7-13800HRE Intel Core i7-13800HRE
Intel Iris Xe Graphics 96 (Alder Lake) @ 1.40 GHz
2146
Intel Core i7-1375PRE Intel Core i7-1375PRE
Intel Iris Xe Graphics 96 (Alder Lake) @ 1.40 GHz
2146
Intel Core i7-1370PRE Intel Core i7-1370PRE
Intel Iris Xe Graphics 96 (Alder Lake) @ 1.40 GHz
2146

Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.
Intel Xeon E5-2683 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2683 v4
16C 32T @ 2.50 GHz
17608
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
8C 16T @ 3.85 GHz
17588
Intel Core i5-11500 Intel Core i5-11500
6C 12T @ 3.70 GHz
17532
Intel Core i7-1270P Intel Core i7-1270P
12C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
17477
AMD Ryzen 7 4980U AMD Ryzen 7 4980U
8C 16T @ 2.00 GHz
17470
Microsoft XBox Series X Microsoft XBox Series X
8C 16T @ 3.66 GHz
17455
Intel Core i5-1240P Intel Core i5-1240P
12C 16T @ 2.70 GHz
17451

Benchmarks


Description of the processor

The Intel Core i7-1270P is a mobile processor, it comes with 12 cores and 16 threads and is based on the 12th generation of the Intel Core i7 series. It uses the motherboard socket BGA 1744 and the processor was released in the first quarter of 2022.

The processor architecture is hybrid, which means it is based on the big.LITTLE concept. 4 Golden Cove cores (A-Core) with a clock frequency of 2.20 GHz (4.50 GHz multi-core) and 8 Gracemont cores (B-Core) with a clock frequency of 1.60 GHz (3.50 GHz multi-core). The processor supports Hyperthreading/SMT, but cannot be overclocked.

The Intel Core processor has the Intel Iris Xe Graphics 96 (Alder Lake) integrated. The graphics clock frequency of the integrated graphics is 0.40 GHz and reaches 1.40 GHz in turbo mode. The processor has 96 execution units, works with 768 shaders and can work with a maximum of 4 screens. The maximum GPU memory is 32 GB, and the iGPU also supports DirectX 12.1.

The Intel Core i7-1270P can decode/encode h265/HEVC (8bit), h265/HEVC (10bit), h264, VP9, AVC and JPEG and decode VP8, AV1 and VC-1. The processor supports DDR4-3200, DDR5-4800, LPDDR4X-4266 and LPDDR5-5200 memory types. A maximum of 64 GB of RAM can be used and the processor has 2 memory channels (dual channel). PCIe is integrated in the 4th generation with 28 PCI Express lanes. The TDP (Thermal Design Power) is between 28 watts (PL1) and 64 watts (PL2). The maximum supported temperature is 100°C.

The chip design for this processor is monolithic, it has a 9.00 MB L2 cache and an 18.00 MB L3 cache. The processor architecture is based on Alder Lake U. It is compatible with Windows 10 and 11, as well as Linux.

In the Geekbench 5 (64-bit, single-core) test, the Intel Core i7-1270P achieved a total of 1,587 points and in the Geekbench 5 (64-bit, multi-core) test 9,260 points.



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