No surprise, the price given by MicroCenter is Intel’s suggested retail price, and the price of Core i9-12900K
is $669.99. The listing price of Core i9-11900K is 539 US dollars, the price has increased by 130 US dollars, the price of Core i7-12700K is $469.99, the price of Core i7-11700K was $399 before, the price has increased by $70. It can be seen that the price of the 12th generation Core Duo is much higher than that of the 11th generation. This is the highest listing price of Intel’s MSDT processor in history. Of course, their core count is also the largest in the Intel MSDT processor.
In addition, MicroCenter also released the specifications of two processors. Core i9-12900K has 16 cores and 24 threads, the base frequency is 3.2GHz, the highest core frequency is 5.2GHz, and it has a 30MB L3 cache, the Core i7-12700K has 12 cores and 20 threads, the base frequency is 3.6GHz, the highest core frequency is 5.0GHz, has 25MB L3 cache, the TDP of both processors is 125W, is equipped with UHD 770 core display, supports DDR5-4800 and DDR4 -3200 memory, need to be used with Intel Z690, H670, B660, H610 motherboard.