Ryzen 9 5900HS vs Core i7-12700H specs and performance
According to the hardwareDB Benchmark tool, the Core i7-12700H is faster than the Ryzen 9 5900HS. Furthermore, our gaming benchmark shows that it also outperforms the Ryzen 9 5900HS in all gaming tests too.
In terms of the number of cores of each of these CPUs, the Core i7-12700H has significantly more cores than the Ryzen 9 5900HS. Indeed, the Core i7-12700H has 14 cores compared to 8 cores found in the Ryzen 9 5900HS. It also has more threads than the Ryzen 9 5900HS. With our hardware info, we find that the Ryzen 9 5900HS has a slightly higher clock speed than the Core i7-12700H. A Ryzen 9 5900HS CPU outputs less heat than a Core i7-12700H CPU because of its slightly lower TDP. This measures the amount of heat they output and can be used to estimate power consumption.
The more cores a CPU has, the better the overall performance will be in parallel workloads such as multitasking. Many CPUs have more threads than cores, this means that each physical core is split into multiple logical cores, making them more efficient. Indeed, the Ryzen 9 5900HS has more threads than cores. Each physical core is split into multiple threads.