Intel Core i9-12950HX - Benchmark, Test and specs

The Intel Core i9-12950HX has 16 cores with 24 threads and is based on the 12. gen of the Intel Core i9 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the BGA 1744 socket and was released in Q2/2022.
Intel Core i9-12950HX
CPU lineageCPU lineage
Name: Intel Core i9-12950HX
Family: Intel Core i9
CPU group: Intel Core i 12000H
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 12
Predecessor: --
Successor: --
CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency
CPU Cores / Threads: 16 / 24
Core architecture: hybrid (big.LITTLE)
A-Core: 8x Golden Cove
B-Core: 8x Gracemont
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: Yes
A-Core Frequency: 2.50 GHz (5.00 GHz)
B-Core Frequency: 2.50 GHz (3.60 GHz)
Internal GraphicsInternal Graphics
GPU name: Intel UHD Graphics 770
GPU frequency: 0.30 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.55 GHz
Execution units: 32
Shader: 256
Max. GPU Memory: --
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 11
Direct X: 12
Technology: 10 nm
Release date: Q4/2021
Hardware codec supportHardware codec support
h265 / HEVC (8 bit): Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): Decode / Encode
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode / Encode
AV1: Decode
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode / Encode
Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe
Memory type: DDR4-3200
DDR5-4800
LPDDR4X-4266
LPDDR5-5200
Max. Memory: 128 GB
Memory channels: 2
Bandwidth: 76.8 GB/s
ECC: Yes
PCIe: 5.0 x 20
AES-NI: Yes
Thermal ManagementThermal Management
TDP (PL1): 55 W
TDP (PL2): 157 W
TDP up: --
TDP down: 45 W
Tjunction max.: 100 °C
Technical detailsTechnical details
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, AVX2+
L2-Cache: 14.00 MB
L3-Cache: 30.00 MB
Architecture: Alder Lake H
Technology: 10 nm
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Socket: BGA 1744
Release date: Q2/2022
Part Number: --

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i9-12950HX 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.

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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.

Intel Core i7-12700K Intel Core i7-12700K
12C 20T @ 3.60 GHz
1939
Intel Core i7-12700KF Intel Core i7-12700KF
12C 20T @ 3.60 GHz
1939
Intel Core i9-12900HK Intel Core i9-12900HK
14C 20T @ 1.80 GHz
1938
Intel Core i9-12950HX Intel Core i9-12950HX
16C 24T @ 2.50 GHz
1927
Intel Core i9-12900HX Intel Core i9-12900HX
16C 24T @ 1.80 GHz
1927
Intel Core i5-12600KF Intel Core i5-12600KF
10C 16T @ 3.70 GHz
1918
Intel Core i5-12600K Intel Core i5-12600K
10C 16T @ 3.70 GHz
1918
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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.

Apple M1 Ultra (48-GPU) Apple M1 Ultra (48-GPU)
20C 20T @ 3.20 GHz
24189
Apple M1 Ultra (64-GPU) Apple M1 Ultra (64-GPU)
20C 20T @ 3.20 GHz
24189
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
16C 32T @ 3.50 GHz
24050
Intel Core i9-12950HX Intel Core i9-12950HX
16C 24T @ 2.50 GHz
23019
Intel Core i9-12900HX Intel Core i9-12900HX
16C 24T @ 1.80 GHz
23019
Intel Core i7-12700KF Intel Core i7-12700KF
12C 20T @ 3.60 GHz
22812
Intel Core i7-12700K Intel Core i7-12700K
12C 20T @ 3.60 GHz
22812
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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 i7-12700K Intel Core i7-12700K
12C 20T @ 3.60 GHz
1872
Intel Core i7-12700KF Intel Core i7-12700KF
12C 20T @ 3.60 GHz
1872
Apple M2 Apple M2
8C 8T @ 3.40 GHzNot verified
1869
Intel Core i9-12950HX Intel Core i9-12950HX
16C 24T @ 2.50 GHz
1861
Intel Core i9-12900HX Intel Core i9-12900HX
16C 24T @ 1.80 GHz
1861
Intel Core i5-12600KF Intel Core i5-12600KF
10C 16T @ 3.70 GHz
1854
Intel Core i5-12600K Intel Core i5-12600K
10C 16T @ 3.70 GHz
1854
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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 i9-9980XE Intel Core i9-9980XE
18C 36T @ 3.00 GHz
15725
Intel Core i9-12900 Intel Core i9-12900
16C 24T @ 2.40 GHz
15712
Intel Core i9-12900F Intel Core i9-12900F
16C 24T @ 2.40 GHz
15712
Intel Core i9-12950HX Intel Core i9-12950HX
16C 24T @ 2.50 GHz
15711
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3955WX AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3955WX
16C 32T @ 3.90 GHz
15679
Intel Core i9-12900HX Intel Core i9-12900HX
16C 24T @ 1.80 GHz
15474
Intel Core i9-12900T Intel Core i9-12900T
16C 24T @ 1.40 GHz
15450
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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.

Intel Core i5-5575R Intel Core i5-5575R
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 6200 @ 1.05 GHz
806
Intel Core i5-5257U Intel Core i5-5257U
Intel Iris Graphics 6100 @ 1.05 GHz
806
Intel Core i5-4570R Intel Core i5-4570R
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 5200 @ 1.25 GHz
800
Intel Core i9-12950HX Intel Core i9-12950HX
Intel UHD Graphics 770 @ 1.55 GHz
794
Intel Core i9-12900HX Intel Core i9-12900HX
Intel UHD Graphics 770 @ 1.55 GHz
794
Intel Core i9-12900TE Intel Core i9-12900TE
Intel UHD Graphics 770 @ 1.55 GHz
794
Intel Core i9-12900E Intel Core i9-12900E
Intel UHD Graphics 770 @ 1.55 GHz
794
Show all iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS) results



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