Average Bench: 42.7% (465th of 1206)

Based on 1,260 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF0001067A Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU X5470 @ 3.33GHz
Poor: 33%Average: 42.7% Great: 52%
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Below average average bench

The Intel Xeon X5470 averaged 57.2% 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

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 63.6Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 127Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon X5470 is just 19.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon X5470 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 247Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 244Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,260 samples)
Min Avg Max
50 1-Core 63.6 77.9
102 2-Core 127 154
44.7% 95.1 Pts
Min Avg Max
172 4-Core 243 302
170 8-Core 244 304
33.2% 243 Pts
Min Avg Max
180 64-Core 247 303
16.6% 247 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 81.2
2-Core 164
57% 122 Pts
4-Core 325
8-Core 324
44% 325 Pts
64-Core 323
22% 323 Pts
LGA 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 81.2
2-Core 164
58% 123 Pts
4-Core 319
8-Core 326
44% 323 Pts
64-Core 328
22% 328 Pts
LGA 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 79.2
2-Core 163
57% 121 Pts
4-Core 314
8-Core 318
43% 316 Pts
64-Core 318
21% 318 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz
1-Core 60.3
2-Core 121
43% 90.6 Pts
4-Core 241
8-Core 243
33% 242 Pts
64-Core 244
16% 244 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
1-Core 59.6
2-Core 119
42% 89.2 Pts
4-Core 236
8-Core 238
32% 237 Pts
64-Core 238
16% 238 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 60.3
2-Core 120
42% 90.3 Pts
4-Core 231
8-Core 236
32% 234 Pts
64-Core 230
15% 230 Pts
LGA 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 59.2
2-Core 115
41% 87.1 Pts
4-Core 203
8-Core 210
28% 207 Pts
64-Core 219
15% 219 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 24,104,585 CPUs tested.

Typical Xeon X5470 Builds (Compare 4,367 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus P5G41T-M LX - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 13% - Very poor Total price: $285

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor X5470 (12M Cache, 3.33 GHz, 1333 MHz FSB)
Code NameHarpertown
Launch DateQ3'08
Processor NumberX5470
# of Cores4
Cache12 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.850V-1.3500V
Recommended Price$1467.00
Clock Speed3.33 GHz
Bus Speed1333 MHz FSB
Max TDP120 W
Expected DiscontinuanceQ4'2010
FSB ParityYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechNo
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)No
Demand Based SwitchingYes

Package

Sockets SupportedLGA771
Processing Die Size214 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors820 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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Good

8 months ago.

Best Xeon on LGA775 great overclocking possibility


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