Built for the next generation of gaming.
Performance to get in the game.
Get the best of both worlds with reliable performance for popular gaming titles and AI-assisted productivity and content creation.
Performance beyond the cores.
The new processor architecture is also compatible with the latest platform innovations, giving you performance improvements throughout your PC.
Support for PCIe Gen 5 and DDR5 for high-performance components like memory and graphics.
Thunderbolt™ 4 and Intel® Killer™ Wi-Fi 6/6E (Gig+) deliver fast transfer speeds and connections to peripherals.2
Do you work with video?
Intel® Quick Sync Video uses the dedicated media processing capabilities of Intel® Graphics Technology to decode and encode fast, enabling the processor to complete other tasks and improving system responsiveness.
2. Visit intel.com/performanceindex (connectivity) for more details.
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12th Generation Intel® Core™ i3 Processors
Products formerly Alder Lake
# of Performance-cores
# of Efficient-cores
Max Turbo Frequency
Performance-core Max Turbo Frequency
Performance-core Base Frequency
12 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Total L2 Cache
Processor Base Power
Maximum Turbo Power
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
Up to DDR5 4800 MT/s
Up to DDR4 3200 MT/s
Max # of Memory Channels
Max Memory Bandwidth
Intel® UHD Graphics 730
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
eDP 1.4b, DP 1.4a, HDMI 2.1
Max Resolution (HDMI)*
4096 x 2160 @ 60Hz
Max Resolution (DP)*
7680 x 4320 @ 60Hz
Max Resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel)*
5120 x 3200 @ 120Hz
Multi-Format Codec Engines
Intel® Quick Sync Video
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology
# of Displays Supported*
Direct Media Interface (DMI) Revision
Max # of DMI Lanes
PCI Express Revision
5.0 and 4.0
PCI Express Configurations*
Up to 1x16+4, 2x8+4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Max CPU Configuration
Thermal Solution Specification
45.0 mm x 37.5 mm
Intel® Gaussian & Neural Accelerator
Intel® Thread Director
Intel® Deep Learning Boost (Intel® DL Boost)
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported*
Intel® Speed Shift Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0*
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology*
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology*
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)*
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)*
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)*
Instruction Set Extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel® Volume Management Device (VMD)
Security & Reliability
Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® OS Guard
Execute Disable Bit*
Intel® Boot Guard
Mode-based Execute Control (MBE)
Intel® Control-Flow Enforcement Technology
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* This feature may not be available on all computing systems. Please check with the system vendor to determine if your system delivers this feature, or reference the system specifications (motherboard, processor, chipset, power supply, HDD, graphics controller, memory, BIOS, drivers, virtual machine monitor-VMM, platform software, and/or operating system) for feature compatibility. Functionality, performance, and other benefits of this feature may vary depending on system configuration.