Average Bench: 70.4% (124th of 1104)

more Based on 493 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000206C2, , 0FABFBFF000206C2, 1FABFBFF000206C2, 0000000000000000, 1F8BFBFF000206C2, 0789FBFF000206C2, 0F8BFBFF000206C2 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU X5690 @ 3.47GHz
Poor: 59%Average: 70.4% Great: 88%
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Good average bench

The Intel Xeon X5690 averaged 29.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Multi Core Integer Speed 619Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 653Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon X5690 is 29.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon X5690 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Single Core Integer Speed 87.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 89.9Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 493 samples)
Min Avg Max
75.6 SC Int 87.6 109
80.2 SC Float 90.8 111
79 SC Mixed 89.9 111
71.5% 89.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
252 QC Int 341 431
266 QC Float 352 445
280 QC Mixed 347 439
78.6% 347 Pts
Min Avg Max
480 MC Int 619 795
503 MC Float 674 872
495 MC Mixed 653 844
97.1% 649 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1366, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.15 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
SC Int 98.5
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 100
80% 101 Pts
QC Int 392
QC Float 403
QC Mixed 381
89% 392 Pts
MC Int 706
MC Float 780
MC Mixed 752
112% 746 Pts
LGA1366, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.45 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 82.5
SC Float 85.8
SC Mixed 88.1
68% 85.5 Pts
QC Int 345
QC Float 357
QC Mixed 351
80% 351 Pts
MC Int 627
MC Float 690
MC Mixed 666
99% 661 Pts
LGA1366, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.45 GHz
SC Int 85
SC Float 89.2
SC Mixed 87.7
70% 87.3 Pts
QC Int 346
QC Float 355
QC Mixed 350
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 631
MC Float 686
MC Mixed 670
99% 662 Pts
1366-pin LGA, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.45 GHz
SC Int 85.9
SC Float 88.7
SC Mixed 87.3
70% 87.3 Pts
QC Int 344
QC Float 351
QC Mixed 345
78% 346 Pts
MC Int 603
MC Float 660
MC Mixed 640
95% 634 Pts
LGA1366, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.45 GHz
SC Int 82.7
SC Float 87.4
SC Mixed 87.8
69% 86 Pts
QC Int 348
QC Float 334
QC Mixed 338
77% 340 Pts
MC Int 634
MC Float 694
MC Mixed 674
100% 668 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.45 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 86.9
SC Float 89.8
SC Mixed 89.3
71% 88.7 Pts
QC Int 343
QC Float 355
QC Mixed 349
79% 349 Pts
MC Int 497
MC Float 517
MC Mixed 520
77% 511 Pts
1366-pin LGA, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.45 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 85.7
SC Float 88.8
SC Mixed 86.8
70% 87.1 Pts
QC Int 317
QC Float 338
QC Mixed 330
74% 328 Pts
MC Int 619
MC Float 681
MC Mixed 658
98% 653 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 8,842,285 CPUs tested.

Typical Xeon X5690 Builds (Compare 1,293 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

System: Dell Precision WorkStation T7500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 122% - Outstanding Total price: $137

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor X5690 (12M Cache, 3.46 GHz, 6.40 GT/s Intel® QPI)
Code NameWestmere EP
Launch DateQ1'11
Processor NumberX5690
# of Cores6
# of Threads12
Cache12 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
VID Voltage Range0.750V-1.350V
Recommended Price$1663.00 - $1666.00
Clock Speed3.46 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.73 GHz
Bus Speed6.4 GT/s QPI
QPI Links2
Max TDP130 W

Memory

Max Memory Size288 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066/1333
Memory Channels3
Memory Bandwidth32 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions40-bit
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesNo
Turbo Boost Tech1.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Demand Based SwitchingYes

Package

Package Size42.5mm X 45mm
Max CPU Configuration2
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1366

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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Fastest CPU you can upgrade a 2009/2010/2012 Mac Pro with. With two CPU's, those old computers with these X5690's still competes with modern machines at a fraction of the cost.


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