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Great CPU for gaming/productivity with 1 caveat
January 16, 2022
Wow. So I replaced a Ryzen 5900X with this and for the most part the performance was equivalent if not a little better with this CPU for ...
Mxyzptlk · Review provided by Best Buy
Processor runs reasonably cool, typically 20c less than my GPU on the same water-cooled loop. I i...
April 02, 2022
Processor runs reasonably cool, typically 20c less than my GPU on the same water-cooled loop. I installed Windows 11, and it shows 20 cor...
B.J.M. · Review provided by homeessentialsdirect.com
It's been roughly 6-7 years since I last build my gaming computer. Upgrading to this has been mor...
February 14, 2022
It's been roughly 6-7 years since I last build my gaming computer. Upgrading to this has been more than significant. As of this writing, ...
S. · Review provided by homeessentialsdirect.com
Huge upgrade for me - very impressed - glad I waited
December 01, 2021
Blazing fast compared to my 8086k. WIFI 6 was a huge upgrade that had an immediate impact on my internet speed. M.2 is much faster and ga...
Chris · Review provided by neweggbusiness.com
A strong answer to Ryzen 5000 CPUs
December 05, 2021
Originally bought the 12900k to replace my 9900k, but decided to exchange for this instead. This i7-12700k offered practically the same p...
Kris · Review provided by Best Buy
I've had this overclocked at 5.0 GHz for a couple weeks now and it hasn't skipped a beat. I bough...
January 14, 2022
I've had this overclocked at 5.0 GHz for a couple weeks now and it hasn't skipped a beat. I bought an MSI Z690 MPG Edge Motherboard to pa...
H.E.D.C. · Review provided by homeessentialsdirect.com
Is there a difference?
May 02, 2022
From an 11th gen to a 12th gen there is literally no difference. Not any that you can visually notice. I'm sure there is in benchmarking ...
Kane C. · Review provided by neweggbusiness.com
Don't be confused with people slamming these new chips over power efficiency. Under load yes they...
November 09, 2021
Don't be confused with people slamming these new chips over power efficiency. Under load yes they do draw more power than their AMD count...
N.G. · Review provided by homeessentialsdirect.com
I need a new PC mainly to process photos. I was considering AMD Ryzen 7 5800X when I read the ben...
January 14, 2022
I need a new PC mainly to process photos. I was considering AMD Ryzen 7 5800X when I read the benchmark for Intel's 12th generation CPUs ...
P.W.K. · Review provided by homeessentialsdirect.com
Can't be beat
March 14, 2022
I was really close to getting a 12900k but finally decided the difference in price over difference in performance just wasn't worth it. O...
Michael G. · Review provided by newegg.com
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