Apple M2 Pro vs Intel Core i9 12900H

We're comparing Apple M2 Pro and Intel Core i9 12900H:
The Apple M2 Pro have 12 total cores at base frequency of 3.5 GHz, while the Intel Core i9 12900H have 14 total cores at base frequency of 2.5 GHz.

General Info

Type

Apple M2 Pro

Laptop

Intel Core i9 12900H

Laptop

Company

Apple M2 Pro

Apple

Intel Core i9 12900H

Intel

Release Date

Apple M2 Pro

January 17, 2023

Intel Core i9 12900H

January 4, 2022

Family

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i9 12900H

Alder Lake

Generation

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i9 12900H

-

instruction set & Artitecture

Apple M2 Pro

ARMv8

Intel Core i9 12900H

x86-64

Has GPU

Apple M2 Pro

Apple M2 Pro GPU (19-core)

Intel Core i9 12900H

Iris Xe Graphics (96EU)

Components

Performance Cores

P Cores

Apple M2 Pro

8

Intel Core i9 12900H

6

P Threads

Apple M2 Pro

8

Intel Core i9 12900H

12

Base Speed (P)

Apple M2 Pro

3.5 GHz

Intel Core i9 12900H

2.5 GHz

Turbo Speed (P)

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i9 12900H

5 GHz

Efficiency Cores

E Cores

Apple M2 Pro

4

Intel Core i9 12900H

8

E Threads

Apple M2 Pro

4

Intel Core i9 12900H

8

Base Speed (E)

Apple M2 Pro

2.4 GHz

Intel Core i9 12900H

1.8 GHz

Turbo Speed (E)

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i9 12900H

3.8 GHz

Total Cores

Total Cores

Apple M2 Pro

12

Intel Core i9 12900H

14

Total Threads

Apple M2 Pro

12

Intel Core i9 12900H

20

L1 Cache

Apple M2 Pro

192k (per core)

Intel Core i9 12900H

80K (per core)

L2 Cache

Apple M2 Pro

32MB (shared)

Intel Core i9 12900H

1280K (per core)

L3 Cache

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i9 12900H

24MB(shared)

Specification

Bus Frequency

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i9 12900H

100 MHz

Multiplier

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i9 12900H

25x

Technology

Apple M2 Pro

5 nm

Intel Core i9 12900H

10 nm

Socket

Apple M2 Pro

Apple M-Socket

Intel Core i9 12900H

BGA-1744

Peak Temperature

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i9 12900H

100°C

Transistors

Apple M2 Pro

40 billions

Intel Core i9 12900H

-

Integrated GPU

Integrated GPU

Apple M2 Pro

Apple M2 Pro GPU (19-core)

Intel Core i9 12900H

Intel Iris Xe Graphics (96EU)

GPU Base Clock Speed

Apple M2 Pro

450 MHz

Intel Core i9 12900H

300 MHz

GPU Base Turbo Speed

Apple M2 Pro

1398 MHz

Intel Core i9 12900H

1450 MHz

Shading Unit

Apple M2 Pro

2432

Intel Core i9 12900H

768

TGP

Apple M2 Pro

35 W

Intel Core i9 12900H

15 W

GPU Flops

Apple M2 Pro

6.8 TFLOPS

Intel Core i9 12900H

1.69 TFLOPS

Benchmark Performance

Cinebench(Single Core)

Apple M2 Pro

1664

Intel Core i9 12900H

1925

Cinebench(Multiple Core)

Apple M2 Pro

14973

Intel Core i9 12900H

16694

Passmarks(Single Core)

Apple M2 Pro

4173

Intel Core i9 12900H

3878

Passmarks(Multiple Core)

Apple M2 Pro

26711

Intel Core i9 12900H

29212

Geekbench(Single Core)

Apple M2 Pro

2021

Intel Core i9 12900H

1857

Geekbench(Multiple Core)

Apple M2 Pro

14981

Intel Core i9 12900H

12754

Miscellaneous

Memory Type

Apple M2 Pro

LPDDR5-6400

Intel Core i9 12900H

DDR5-4800, DDR4-3200, LPDDR5-5200, LPDDR4x-4267

Maximum Memory

Apple M2 Pro

32 GB

Intel Core i9 12900H

64

Memory Channels

Apple M2 Pro

4

Intel Core i9 12900H

2

PCle Version

Apple M2 Pro

4.0

Intel Core i9 12900H

4.0

PCle Lanes

Apple M2 Pro

-

Intel Core i9 12900H

28

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