Average Bench: 76.8% (210th of 1335)

Based on 4,334 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000206C2 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU W3680 @ 3.33GHz
Poor: 68%Average: 76.8% Great: 89%
Gaming 77%
Desktop 77%
Workstation 64%

Good average bench

The Intel Xeon W3680 averaged 23.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Xeon W3680 near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. Memory Latency 90.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 87.5Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon W3680 is 21.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon W3680 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 618Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 529Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 4,334 samples)
Min Avg Max
82.2 Memory 90.8 96.7
76.6 1-Core 87.5 113
154 2-Core 174 225
71.3% 118 Pts
Min Avg Max
267 4-Core 340 448
431 8-Core 529 687
55.5% 435 Pts
Min Avg Max
461 64-Core 618 822
41.5% 618 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.9
1-Core 98.6
2-Core 197
77% 129 Pts
4-Core 383
8-Core 582
62% 482 Pts
64-Core 698
47% 698 Pts
Socket 1366, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 95.1
1-Core 98.7
2-Core 190
77% 128 Pts
4-Core 346
8-Core 590
59% 468 Pts
64-Core 759
51% 759 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.1
1-Core 102
2-Core 204
78% 132 Pts
4-Core 371
8-Core 612
62% 492 Pts
64-Core 772
52% 772 Pts
CPU0 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.3
1-Core 98.9
2-Core 188
74% 124 Pts
4-Core 394
8-Core 584
63% 489 Pts
64-Core 589
40% 589 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 94.6
1-Core 86.5
2-Core 173
72% 118 Pts
4-Core 340
8-Core 488
54% 414 Pts
64-Core 496
33% 496 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.1
1-Core 85.9
2-Core 155
68% 110 Pts
4-Core 337
8-Core 515
55% 426 Pts
64-Core 656
44% 656 Pts
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Gaming 9%
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Desktop 69%
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Workstation 8%
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System: HP Z400 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $430

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DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor W3680 (12M Cache, 3.33 GHz, 6.40 GT/s Intel® QPI)
Code NameWestmere EP
Launch DateQ1'10
Processor NumberW3680
# of Cores6
# of Threads12
Cache12 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
VID Voltage Range0.800V-1.375V
Recommended Price$594.00
Clock Speed3.33 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.6 GHz
Bus Speed6.4 GT/s QPI
QPI Links1
Max TDP130 W


Max Memory Size24 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066/1333
Memory Channels3
Memory Bandwidth32 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions36-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
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Demand Based SwitchingYes


Package Size42.5mm X 45mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1366

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes


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18 days ago.

Upon writing this review today, Dec 2021, this CPU can easily play most modern games with a simple overclock. For the price it can be had now, $30USD used, it is a great deal for those planning to upgrade their X58 builds. You'd be surprised with what this thing can do. Recommended for those planning on refreshing their builds without breaking the bank. Good replacement for the famous i7-920 or 950.


2 years ago.

Eu tenho e recomendo. Melhor xeon para plataforma DDR3.


16 months ago.

A very good Xeon budget CPU! The only flaws are its age and 64-core speed


4 months ago.

Old BADASS that still hangs with new

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