Average Bench: 69% (314th of 1276)

Based on 1,091 user benchmarks.  Devices: 1FEBFBFF000106A5, BFEBFBFF000106A4, 0789FBFF000106A5, BFEBFBFF000106A5 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU X5570 @ 2.93GHz
Poor: 58%Average: 69% Great: 75%
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 72%
Workstation 52%

Above average average bench

The Intel Xeon X5570 averaged 31.0% 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.


Avg. Memory Latency 90.7Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 76.3Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon X5570 is just 17.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon X5570 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 348Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 343Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 1,091 samples)
Min Avg Max
78.6 Memory 90.7 95.4
64.2 1-Core 76.3 81.7
113 2-Core 148 162
65.6% 105 Pts
Min Avg Max
180 4-Core 264 311
249 8-Core 343 394
39.8% 303 Pts
Min Avg Max
258 64-Core 348 398
23.3% 348 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.95 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.8
1-Core 77.3
2-Core 155
67% 108 Pts
4-Core 286
8-Core 374
43% 330 Pts
64-Core 372
25% 372 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.95 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 94.6
1-Core 78
2-Core 156
68% 109 Pts
4-Core 264
8-Core 393
42% 329 Pts
64-Core 397
27% 397 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.95 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.7
1-Core 78.2
2-Core 161
67% 109 Pts
4-Core 304
8-Core 373
45% 339 Pts
64-Core 380
26% 380 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.95 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 94.4
1-Core 78.2
2-Core 148
67% 107 Pts
4-Core 256
8-Core 385
41% 321 Pts
64-Core 394
26% 394 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.95 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.6
1-Core 75.2
2-Core 153
62% 102 Pts
4-Core 305
8-Core 379
45% 342 Pts
64-Core 386
26% 386 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.95 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 78
1-Core 77.1
2-Core 155
62% 103 Pts
4-Core 256
8-Core 375
41% 316 Pts
64-Core 380
26% 380 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 35,872,686 CPUs tested.


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Gaming 41%
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Desktop 74%
Workstation 32%
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System: HP Z600 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $543

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DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor X5570 (8M Cache, 2.93 GHz, 6.40 GT/s Intel® QPI)
Code NameNehalem EP
Launch DateQ1'09
Processor NumberX5570
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.75V -1.35V
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.93 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.333 GHz
Bus Speed6.4 GT/s QPI
QPI Links2
Max TDP95 W


Max Memory Size144 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066/1333
Memory Channels3
Memory Bandwidth32 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions40-bit
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
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 Size42.5mm x 45mm
Max CPU Configuration2
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1366
Processing Die Size263 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors731 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo


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4 months ago.

I have 2 and they run perfectly well enough in my workstation


19 months ago.

not the best cpu but its an awsome price for 20$ on Marktplaats.nl

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