• 24/7 Lifetime Support
  • 1-877-674-4460 (US & CA)
  • Contact
Intel 12th Gen Alder Lake Now Available on Origin PC Desktops
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i9 desktop processor

Built For The Next Generation of Gaming

Shop Desktops Shop Black Friday deals
Revolutionary Performance - Intel Alder Lake

Revolutionary performance and multitasking with your custom ORIGIN PC

With the highest clock speeds and a groundbreaking new architecture, you’ll be able to push your gameplay to new heights while secondary apps run seamlessly in the background.

Up to

5.2 GHz Max Clock Speed1

16 Cores

8 Performance-cores

8 Efficient-cores

24 Threads

16 on Performance-cores

8 on Efficient-cores

Unlocked and overclockable2

Divide and Conquer - Intel Alder Lake

Divide and conquer

Intel’s new performance hybrid architecture integrates two core families into a single CPU, keeping everything in your gaming universe running smoothly.

Intel® Thread Director

Prioritizes and manages workloads, sending tasks to the best core for the job.3

Divide and Conquer - Intel Alder Lake Desktop

8 Performance-cores

P-cores are built for performance across single and lightly-threaded workloads, enhancing activities like gaming and productivity

8 Efficient-cores

E-cores are optimized for multi-threaded performance, minimizing interruptions from secondary tasks.

Performance beyond cores - Intel Alder Lake

Performance beyond the cores

The new processor architecture is also compatible with the latest platform innovations, giving you performance improvements throughout your ORIGIN PC

Ready for what’s next

Support for PCIe Gen 5 and DDR5 for high-performance components like memory and graphics.

Revolutionary Performance - Intel Alder Lake dektop

Future proof

If you still prefer to stick with DDR4, don’t worry, ORIGIN PC offers select DDR4 compatible motherboards that support Intel® Alder Lake processors and any DDR4 memory. You can always add ORIGIN PC’s EVOLVE service under your warranty to be ready to upgrade to a DDR5 compatible motherboard in the future.*

*expected timeframe for trade in to DDR5 is 1H 2022.

Streamlined overclocking customization

Separate overclocking controls for both types of cores gives you nuanced personalization.

*Disclaimer: 1On performance cores. Performance varies by use, configuration and other factors. Learn more at www.Intel.com/PerformanceIndex.

2Unlocked features are present with select chipsets and processor combinations. Altering clock frequency or voltage may void any product warranties and reduce stability, security, performance, and life of the processor and other components. Check with system and component manufacturers for details.

3Intel® Thread Director is designed into 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processors and helps supporting operating systems to more intelligently channel workloads to the right core. No user action required. See intel.com for details.

4Visit www.Intel.com/PerformanceIndex (connectivity) for more details.

No product or component can be absolutely secure. Your costs and results may vary.

Intel technologies may require enabled hardware, software or services, some of which may not be available on all systems. Please check with the manufacturer for full system specifications.

© Intel Corporation. Intel, the Intel logo, and other Intel marks are trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries. Other names and brands may be claimed as the property of others.

Live Chat