For performance MSI Trident 3 has a lot better processor. CUK R12 contains more memory.
The computers have different operating systems, R12 has Windows 10 Home and Trident 3 has Windows 11 Pro.
For displaying graphics R12 has a lot better performing graphics card.
For portability Trident 3 is lighter. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.
Trident 3 is cheaper.
|CUK R12 (DT-DE-0147-CUK-017)||MSI Trident 3|
|Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.|
|Intel Core i9-11900KF||Intel Core i9-12900K|
|Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.|
|Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.|
|GeForce RTX 3080||GeForce RTX 3050|
|39 lbs (17.69 kg)||6.99 lbs (3.17 kg)|
|Size (length x width x height)|
|17 x 8.77 x 18.9 inches||13.93 x 9.9 x 4.28 inches|
|(43.18 x 22.28 x 48.01 cm)||(35.38 x 25.15 x 10.87 cm)|
|Operating system (OS)|
|Windows 10 Home||Windows 11 Pro|
|1000gb SSD, 3000gb HDD|
|March 28, 2021||December 8, 2022|
|Amazon.com List Price|
|Amazon.com Lowest New Price|
|Buy on Amazon.com||Buy on Amazon.com|
Processor: Intel Core i9-11900KF Eight Core Processor (16MB Cache, 3.5GHz-5.3GHz) 125W (Liquid Cooled)
RAM: 64GB DDR4 2933MHz | Hard Drive: 1TB NVMe Solid State Drive + 3TB 7200rpm Hard Disk Drive
Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 10GB GDDR6 | Wireless: 802.11 AC Wifi with Bluetooth 5
Accessories: Wired Keyboard & Mouse Included | Operating System: Windows 10 Home x64
i9-11900KF / 64GB RAM / 3TB HDD Upgrades | 3-Year CUK Limited Warranty (View warranty section below for more details.)
12th Generation Intel Core i9-12900K 16-Core 3.60 GHz Processor (30MB Smart Cache, Turbo Boost up to 5.20 GHz)
16GB DDR4 3200MHz Memory, 512GB M.2 NVMe PCIe Solid State Drive, Windows 11 Pro (64-bit)
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 8GB GDDR6 Graphics (3x DisplayPort 1.4a, 1x HDMI), Wi-Fi 6E (802.11ax), Bluetooth 5.2
1 x USB 3.1 Type-C, 3 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1), 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet (2.5GbE)
2-Year Warranty by Techno Intelligence & Free Tech Support, Full-Size Keyboard Included, USB Mouse Included, Black