Average Bench: 75.4% (225th of 1316)

Based on 2,270 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1246 v3 @ 3.50GHz
Poor: 65%Average: 75.4% Great: 84%
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Good average bench

The Intel Xeon E3-1246 v3 averaged 24.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Xeon E3-1246 v3 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 83Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 107Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E3-1246 v3 is just 18.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon E3-1246 v3 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 552Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 545Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,270 samples)
Min Avg Max
69 Memory 83 93.4
86.9 1-Core 107 115
175 2-Core 207 229
77.1% 132 Pts
Min Avg Max
301 4-Core 367 429
429 8-Core 545 579
58.7% 456 Pts
Min Avg Max
465 64-Core 552 581
37% 552 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Memory 94.2
1-Core 112
2-Core 222
84% 143 Pts
4-Core 418
8-Core 579
65% 498 Pts
64-Core 578
39% 578 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Memory 91.9
1-Core 107
2-Core 199
79% 133 Pts
4-Core 393
8-Core 557
62% 475 Pts
64-Core 572
38% 572 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.8
1-Core 113
2-Core 225
82% 142 Pts
4-Core 396
8-Core 594
64% 495 Pts
64-Core 587
39% 587 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.8
1-Core 112
2-Core 208
78% 134 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 571
59% 465 Pts
64-Core 573
38% 573 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.5
1-Core 102
2-Core 192
76% 127 Pts
4-Core 332
8-Core 562
56% 447 Pts
64-Core 564
38% 564 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 69.4
1-Core 111
2-Core 222
75% 134 Pts
4-Core 389
8-Core 573
62% 481 Pts
64-Core 570
38% 570 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.6
1-Core 103
2-Core 197
71% 124 Pts
4-Core 330
8-Core 501
53% 415 Pts
64-Core 503
34% 503 Pts
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Typical Xeon E3-1246 v3 Builds (Compare 2,760 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
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Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell Precision T1700

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor E3-1246 v3 (8M Cache, 3.50 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'14
Processor NumberE3-1246V3
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$276.00 - $287.00
Clock Speed3.5 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.9 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP84 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013D

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics P4600
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/VGA
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.2 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Graphics Video Max Memory1.7 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 and DDR3L 1333/1600 at 1.5V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 2x8, 1x8/2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

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-NIYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
My WiFi TechNo

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography22nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1150

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

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Excellent

13 months ago.

Much better than any core i series


Excellent

9 months ago.

i have the same one xeon its way more powerfull its abit expensive but if your not broke defitnaly buy d;


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