Asus Prime Z690-P 12th Gen ATX Motherboard & Intel 12th Gen Core i7-12700K Alder Lake Processor Bundle
The Asus Prime Z690-P Motherboard features Intel LGA1700 socket Ready for 12th Gen Intel Core, Pentium Gold, and Celeron Processors. Asus Prime series motherboards are expertly engineered to unleash the full potential of 12th Generation Intel processors. It comes with an enhanced power solution. 14+1 DrMOS, 8+4 pin ProCool connector, alloy chokes, and durable capacitors for stable power delivery. It features Large VRM heatsinks, M.2 heatsink, PCH heatsink, hybrid fan headers, and Fan Xpert 4. The Asus OptiMem II, careful routing of traces and vias, plus ground layer optimizations to preserve signal integrity for improved memory overclocking The Asus Prime Z690-P is supported with DDR5 memory, PCIe 5.0, 2.5 Gb Ethernet, USB 3.2 Gen2x2 Type-C, front panel USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C, Thunderbolt 4 header support, 4 PCIe 4.0 M.2. The Asus Prime Z690-P offers a sleek, futuristic-looking build with a black and white finish, space-shuttle-inspired design elements, metallic nameplate, and PCB cover. Asus 5-Way Optimization makes your PC smart. Along with taking care of complex tuning and dynamically optimizing essential aspects of your system, it provides overclocking profiles that are tailored for your rig. Prime Z690 series is engineered with multiple onboard heatsinks and an array of hybrid fan headers to ensure your rig stays cool and stable under intense workloads. Two M.2 heatsinks take care of the three M.2 slots, warding off throttling that can occur with M.2 storage during sustained transfers. The Asus Prime Z690-P comes with 3 years of warranty.
Intel 12th Gen Core i7-12700K Alder Lake Processor
The latest Intel Core i7-12700K processor comes with 8 Golden Cove cores but cut down the Gracemont cores to 4. This featured 12 cores (8+4) and 20 threads (16+4). The P-cores (Golden Cove) will operate at a base frequency of 3.6 GHz and a maximum boost frequency of up to 5.0 GHz with 1-2 active cores and 4.7 GHz with all-cores active while the E-cores (Gracemont) will operate at 3.8 GHz across 1-4 cores & up to 3.6 GHz when all cores are loaded. The i7-12700K Alder Lake Processor will feature 25 MB of L3 cache and TDP values are maintained at 125W (PL1) and 228W (PL2).
Core Benefits of the Processor
the Intel Core i7-12700K Alder Lake CPU will feature both DDR5 and DDR4 memory controllers and 600-series motherboards will also come with DDR5/DDR4 specific options. High-end motherboards will retain DDR5 while the more mainstream offerings will open up DDR4 support too. The Intel Alder Lake CPU lineup is expected to launch in November along with the respective Z690 platform and DDR5 memory kits. This 12th Gen Core i7 comes with Mobo Socket LGA 1700, 64 Bit Width, 2 Memory Channels with Maximum memory of 256GB capacity, it has thermal design power (TDP) rating of 125W. This Core i7 12th Gen processor has few expansion options.
Advanced Facilities from Core i7-12700k
The Core i7-12700K comes with two more early benchmark appearances. For reference, the Core i7-12700K is a 12-core processor with 8 performance cores and 4 efficiency cores. The processor is believed to have a 5.0 GHz boost clock too.
Intel will announce its Alder Lake-S desktop processor family next week, with an official launch shortly after on November 4th, According to previous reports. The Latest Intel 12th Gen i7-12700K comes with 03 years warranty (No Warranty for Fan or Cooler).