Average Bench: 71.4% (98th of 985)

Based on 1,250 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306F2 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-1620 v3 @ 3.50GHz
Poor: 62%Average: 71.4% Great: 80%
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Good average bench

The Intel Xeon E5-1620 v3 averaged 28.6% 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 513Pts
Quad Core Integer Speed 352Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E5-1620 v3 is just 18.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon E5-1620 v3 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 545Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 96.6Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,250 samples)
Min Avg Max
72.5 SC Int 96.7 106
73 SC Float 98.4 109
70.5 SC Mixed 96.6 107
77.8% 97.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
287 QC Int 352 417
301 QC Float 362 420
301 QC Mixed 356 414
80.8% 357 Pts
Min Avg Max
424 MC Int 513 539
429 MC Float 545 573
418 MC Mixed 537 566
79.6% 532 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 102
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 104
82% 103 Pts
QC Int 405
QC Float 395
QC Mixed 402
91% 401 Pts
MC Int 531
MC Float 565
MC Mixed 555
82% 550 Pts
SOCKET 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
SC Int 102
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 104
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 406
QC Float 416
QC Mixed 416
94% 412 Pts
MC Int 414
MC Float 419
MC Mixed 390
61% 408 Pts
SOCKET 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
SC Int 105
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 107
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 360
QC Float 381
QC Mixed 382
85% 374 Pts
MC Int 521
MC Float 560
MC Mixed 559
82% 547 Pts
SOCKET 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
SC Int 100
SC Float 98
SC Mixed 98.6
79% 98.9 Pts
QC Int 408
QC Float 414
QC Mixed 408
93% 410 Pts
MC Int 409
MC Float 418
MC Mixed 414
62% 414 Pts
SOCKET 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
SC Int 98.9
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 83
76% 94.8 Pts
QC Int 376
QC Float 365
QC Mixed 396
86% 379 Pts
MC Int 537
MC Float 571
MC Mixed 563
83% 557 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 106
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 104
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 359
QC Float 342
QC Mixed 342
79% 348 Pts
MC Int 476
MC Float 481
MC Mixed 494
72% 484 Pts
SOCKET 1, 1 CPU, 1 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
SC Int 86.2
SC Float 89.8
SC Mixed 85.8
70% 87.3 Pts
QC Int 127
QC Float 136
QC Mixed 136
30% 133 Pts
MC Int 125
MC Float 131
MC Mixed 127
19% 128 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,432,611 CPUs tested.

Typical Xeon E5-1620 v3 Builds (Compare 1,209 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: Dell Precision Tower 5810

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 18% - Very poor Total price: $440

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620 v3 (10M Cache, 3.50 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ3'14
Processor NumberE5-1620V3
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache10 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
VID Voltage Range0.65–1.30V
Recommended Price$294.00 - $297.00
Clock Speed3.5 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.6 GHz
Bus Speed0 GT/s QPI
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP140 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsNone

Memory

Max Memory Size768 GB
Memory TypesDDR4 1333/1600/1866/2133
Memory Channels4
Memory Bandwidth68 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions46-bit
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurationsx4, x8, x16
Max # of PCI Express Lanes40

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
Demand Based SwitchingYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Flex Memory AccessNo

Package

Package Size52.5mm x 45.0 mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA2011-3

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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