Performance to Get in the Game With 4 cores (8 threads), 4.30 GHz Max Turbo frequency, and based on Intel’s new micro architecture, the Core i3-12100 delivers amazingly smooth performance for a variety of home and office applications. It’s also future-proof with PCIe 5.0 and DDR5 support, making it well ready for next gen graphics and memory. Revolutionary performance and multitasking. With the highest clock speeds and a ground-breaking new architecture, you’ll be able to push your gameplay to new heights while secondary apps run seamlessly in the background. Up to 4.3 GHz Max Clock Speed 4 Cores, 8 Threads 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.