Average Bench: 75.7% (218th of 1316)

Based on 3,148 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, 1FABFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1241 v3 @ 3.50GHz
Poor: 66%Average: 75.7% Great: 84%
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Good average bench

The Intel Xeon E3-1241 v3 averaged 24.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Xeon E3-1241 v3 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 84.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 107Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E3-1241 v3 is just 18.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon E3-1241 v3 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 551Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 547Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,148 samples)
Min Avg Max
71 Memory 84.3 94.5
90.7 1-Core 107 115
170 2-Core 206 228
77.4% 132 Pts
Min Avg Max
297 4-Core 363 423
453 8-Core 547 580
58.4% 455 Pts
Min Avg Max
470 64-Core 551 581
37% 551 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 94.1
1-Core 112
2-Core 219
83% 142 Pts
4-Core 397
8-Core 575
63% 486 Pts
64-Core 574
38% 574 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.4
1-Core 109
2-Core 213
79% 135 Pts
4-Core 388
8-Core 568
62% 478 Pts
64-Core 567
38% 567 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.2
1-Core 108
2-Core 212
79% 136 Pts
4-Core 370
8-Core 555
59% 462 Pts
64-Core 565
38% 565 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.7
1-Core 113
2-Core 204
79% 134 Pts
4-Core 356
8-Core 573
59% 464 Pts
64-Core 575
39% 575 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.5
1-Core 110
2-Core 186
75% 125 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 572
59% 466 Pts
64-Core 567
38% 567 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.3
1-Core 103
2-Core 188
73% 124 Pts
4-Core 292
8-Core 472
48% 382 Pts
64-Core 509
34% 509 Pts
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Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell Precision T1700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $280

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor E3-1241 v3 (8M Cache, 3.50 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'14
Processor NumberE3-1241V3
# 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$262.00 - $273.00
Clock Speed3.5 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.9 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP80 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013D

Graphics

Processor GraphicsNone

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

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

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14 months ago.

For $80 bucks used, it is a great upgrade option for those with a 4 gen i3. No need to upgrade motherboard or ram or OS


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