2,722 reviews
April 05, 2022
No hesitation in recommending this CPU at all. Runs everything (1080p for me) at Max settings with all ray tracing features turned on wit...
ChrisG364 · Review provided by pbtech.co.nz
March 01, 2022
Upgraded from a i5-6400, Huge improvment. Before I wasn't able to run Warzone and discord together, running virtual machines was slow asw...
Faraz · Review provided by cclonline.com
Good non-k series processor
April 25, 2022
12th gen does good in performance and power management. Pulls around 88 watts when running Cinebench R23. Single-threaded performance fin...
Patrick · Review provided by bhphotovideo.com
July 18, 2022
I bought the i5 12500 for my new PC. It really fits in that 'performance at an affordable price' range that Intel seems to nail with thei...
BruceW116 · Review provided by pbtech.co.nz
Great value processor for normal use
July 08, 2022
This is a 'just right' CPU, with a bit of extra oomph, but not too much extra cost. Very impressive performance per dollar, and more than...
Craig F. · Review provided by pccasegear.com
An "energy-efficient" processor that's beginning to show its age
January 18, 2021
While an "energy-efficient" quad core for its time, this CPU is definately beginning to show its age. It's probably okay for office produ...
wizardofki · Review provided by ebay.com
February 04, 2022
Highly capable processor. All cores in 4.9 GHz combined with a Z560 chipset draining 125W flat. Could have been 65 Watts, but giving in c...
Adrian (Bucuresti) · Review provided by forit.ro
I'm coming from a 2009 2.66GHz 4-core Mac Pro. I'm no longer a fan of what Apple offers, especial...
January 24, 2018
I'm coming from a 2009 2.66GHz 4-core Mac Pro. I'm no longer a fan of what Apple offers, especially in terms of price to performance and ...
c.j.s. · Review provided by homeessentialsdirect.com
I like it as well!
March 10, 2022
I just upgraded from an i7-3770k (a little old I know) and the difference is astounding. It is at least twice as fast and supports much f...
Phil H. · Review provided by pccasegear.com
Good mid range CPU
September 12, 2021
Matched with a GTX1080 Founders, 16GB ram & TUF gaming board. As other reviews mention it doesn't run particularly hot either. For gaming...
rockhopper2021 · Review provided by scan.co.uk
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