Core i9-12900HK review: Intel ‘Alder Lake’ laptops crush the competition

Clash of the Titans: 12th-gen 'Alder Lake H' vs 11th-gen 'Tiger Lake H' and Ryzen 9 5900HX

Intel must be fans of Netflix's Cobra Kai because it's taken the mantra of strike hard, strike first to heart with its 12th-gen Alder Lake H laptop CPUs. And yes, there's no mercy either, because the 12th-gen Core i9-12900HK leaves the floor covered with the bodies of both its direct predecessor and AMD's rival Ryzen 9.