Average Bench: 51.4% (690th of 1258)

Based on 1,894 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF00010676, BFEBFBFF0001067A Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5430 @ 2.66GHz

Average average bench

The Intel Xeon E5430 averaged 48.6% 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. Memory Latency 71.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 48.4Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E5430 is just 18.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon E5430 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 187Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 186Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,894 samples)
Min Avg Max
58 Memory 71.3 80.9
36.5 1-Core 48.4 59.1
71.4 2-Core 96 117
46.4% 71.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
124 4-Core 184 233
131 8-Core 186 234
25.2% 185 Pts
Min Avg Max
138 64-Core 187 234
12.6% 187 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.2
1-Core 64.1
2-Core 126
54% 87.9 Pts
4-Core 247
8-Core 252
34% 249 Pts
64-Core 259
17% 259 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 69.4
1-Core 61.6
2-Core 124
52% 84.9 Pts
4-Core 243
8-Core 237
33% 240 Pts
64-Core 251
17% 251 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz
Memory 75.9
1-Core 45.4
2-Core 96.2
47% 72.5 Pts
4-Core 177
8-Core 182
24% 180 Pts
64-Core 189
13% 189 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 70
1-Core 48.9
2-Core 97.1
46% 72 Pts
4-Core 194
8-Core 194
26% 194 Pts
64-Core 194
13% 194 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.8
1-Core 46.7
2-Core 95.6
48% 72.7 Pts
4-Core 140
8-Core 165
20% 152 Pts
64-Core 164
11% 164 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.9
1-Core 41.5
2-Core 92.8
41% 65.4 Pts
4-Core 192
8-Core 192
26% 192 Pts
64-Core 191
13% 191 Pts
XU1 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.6
1-Core 46.5
2-Core 96.1
43% 68.1 Pts
4-Core 190
8-Core 190
26% 190 Pts
64-Core 190
13% 190 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,796,699 CPUs tested.

Typical Xeon E5430 Builds (Compare 294 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision WorkStation T5400

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 5% - Terrible Total price: $70

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor E5430 (12M Cache, 2.66 GHz, 1333 MHz FSB)
Code NameHarpertown
Launch DateQ4'07
Processor NumberE5430
# of Cores4
Cache12 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.850V-1.3500V
Recommended Price$491.00
Clock Speed2.66 GHz
Bus Speed1333 MHz FSB
Max TDP80 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

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Sockets SupportedLGA771
Processing Die Size214 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors820 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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