Intel Core i7-3612QE: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core i7-3612QE


Intel started Intel Core i7-3612QE sales 29 April 2012. This is Ivy Bridge architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 8 threads, and is based on 22 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3100 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is Intel BGA1023 processor with a TDP of 35 Watt. It supports unknown Dual-channel memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 5.84 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Core i7-3612QE processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
Architecture codename
Ivy Bridge
Release date
29 April 2012

Technical specs

Core i7-3612QE's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i7-3612QE's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
Base frequency
2.1 GHz
of 4.7 (FX-9590)
Maximum frequency
3.1 GHz
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
256 KB (per core)
of 8192 (Opteron 3380)
L3 cache
6144 KB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
Die size
160 mm2
Transistor count
1,400 million
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)
64 bit support


Information on Core i7-3612QE compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
Intel BGA1023
Power consumption (TDP)
35 Watt
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i7-3612QE. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Security technologies

Core i7-3612QE technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i7-3612QE are enumerated here.

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i7-3612QE.
Supported memory types
unknown Dual-channel
of 4266 (Ryzen 9 4900H)

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Core i7-3612QE.
Integrated graphics
Intel HD 4000

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i7-3612QE. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance




Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Core i7-3612QE. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
13 Mh/s

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core i7-3612QE is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core i7-3612QE performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i7-3612QE from AMD is A6-3420M, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 3 positions in our rating.

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